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New E Strings
A couple of videos. (Turn your volume down)
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Ripton
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Here are a couple of videos of new E strings. If you can bear through my tenseness and quiver let me know if you can hear a difference. Does one string over the other have a better tone/quality? Thanks. E string beta E String Delta

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I do hear a difference. String Delta seems to have richer/round sound than the first.I find beta's sound weaker, a little more cold/clear/steel like but that can change after the string settles.

 
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Ripton,

I agree Delta has a better sound than Beta I my opinion.

Mark

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Hey Ripton, I also think that Delta sounds better!

Enjoying my violin adventure! :-)

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