Strings For Sale



This page lists a range of strings for sale.

All prices are inclusive of GST. I am able to post if required. Cost varies with destination. For schools wishing to order, I am able to provide ABN and invoice the school.

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Guitar Strings

Bass Guitar Strings

Violin Strings

Viola Strings

Cello Strings

Double Bass Strings

Mandolin Strings

Bouzouki Strings

Banjo Strings



Guitar Strings



La Bella Acoustic

La Bella Phosphor Bronze Acoustic

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $14. This price $10.



La Bella Classical Guitar Concert Series .

La Bella Classical Guitar Concert Series

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $16. This price $8.



La Bella 10PH Classical Guitar

La Bella 10PH Classical Guitar

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $19. This price $10.



Savarez Cristal and Soliste Classical Guitar Strings

Savarez Cristal and Soliste Classical Guitar Strings

As shown in the photo. A mixture of Cristal and Soliste strings. These sets are made up of individual srings that I have made up sets from. I have tried this out on a guitar and they work fine. This combination of Cristal and Soliste is the way these strings normally come in a set.

This price $10 for 2 sets.



Pirazzi 34 Classical Guitar Strings

Pirazzi 3/4 Classical Guitar Strings

These strings are an old model, made by Pirastro, that are no longer available, except for these ones. This is new old stock. For 34 size classical guitars 58 to 63 cm playing length.

I have not tried these strings as yet as I don't have a small guitar to try them on, but Pirastro are known for high quality strings, and if these strings are in any way similar to the Pirastro Eva Pirazzi violin and viola strings then they will be outstanding.

This price $10 per set.



Pirazzi Classical Guitar Strings

Pirazzi Classical Guitar Strings Pirazzi Classical Guitar Strings

These strings are an old model, made by Pirastro, that are no longer available, except for these ones. This is new old stock.

I have not tried these strings as yet, but Pirastro are known for high quality strings, and if these strings are in any way similar to the Pirastro Eva Pirazzi violin and viola strings then they will be outstanding. Two different ones available as shown. One model is obviously designed for recording situations, and tends to facilitate quieter position changes.

This price $10 per set.



Thomastic Classical Guitar Strings

Thomastic Classical Guitar Strings

These strings are an old model, made by Thomastic, that are no longer available, except for these ones. This is new old stock. Silver colored bass strings.

I have not tried these strings as yet, but Thomastic are known for high quality strings.

This price $10 for 2 sets.



Thomastic Classical Guitar Strings

Thomastic Classical Guitar Strings

These strings are an old model, made by Thomastic, that are no longer available, except for these ones. This is new old stock. Copper colored.

I have not tried these strings as yet, but Thomastic are known for high quality strings.

This price $10 for 2 sets.

La Bella Flatwound



La Bella Flatwound Guitar Strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $24. This price $12.



La Bella Blues Heavy

La Bella Blues Heavy Guitar Strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $14. This price $8.



La Bella Hard Rockin Steel 12 string

La Bella Hard Rockin Steel 12 strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $20. This price $12.



Mari Spiral 2000 Steel 12 string Medium

Mari Spiral 2000 Steel 12 string Medium

As shown in the photo.

This price $5.



Mari Spiral 2000 Strings Extra Light

Mari Spiral 2000 Strings Extra Light

As shown in the photo.

This price $5.



La Bella Black Nylon Tape

La Bella  Black Nylon Tape strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: This price $14.



Thomastic Steel String Acoustic Guitar Strings

Thomastic Steel String Acoustic Guitar Strings

These are Thomastic plain and bronze wound steel strings. These are available in the following guages. Sizes are in thousands of an inch.

Plain steel: 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19.

Bronze wound: 25, 33, 34, 41, 43, 44, 47, 50, 59, 61.

I can put together custom sets from these sizes.

This price $10 for a set.



La Bella Tenor Guitar Strings

La Bella Tenor Guitar Strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $9. This price $5.



La Bella Baritone Guitar Strings

La Bella Baritone Guitar

As shown in the photo. 1 set left. Not that easy to find.

Price: $40 per set.

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Bass Guitar Strings

La Bella Drop Tune.

La Bella Drop Tune Strings

As shown in the photo. 14 sets available

Price: Normally retails for $50. This price $30.



Daniel Mari Bass Guitar Strings.

Daniel Mari Bass Guitar Strings

As shown in the photo. These are available in light and medium gauge.

This price $20.

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Violin Strings

Pirastro Violino

Pirastro Violini Violin Strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $115. This price $60.





Thomastic Super Flexible Violin Strings

Thomastic Super Flexible Violin Strings

As shown in the photo. This set is made up from single strings, which is exactly the same as the sets but without the plastic envelope. These are new old stock, so are in the old package.

Price: Normally retails for $70. This price $35.





Prima Violin Strings

Prima Violin Strings

Not the most exotic of strings, but perfect for school instruments. A very rugged string, even iff they sound a bit harsh.

This price $10 for 2 packets.





Pirastro Aricore E Violin Strings

Pirastro Aricore E Violin Strings

I have lots of these. I personally find that there is not that much difference in steel E strings between models and brands.

This price $10 for 10. Yes just $1 each, but no I won't sell just one at a time.





Pirastro Chromstahl D Violin Strings

Pirastro Chromstahl D Violin Strings

I have lots of these. I personally find that there is not that much difference in steel E strings between models and brands.

This price $10 for 10. Yes just $1 each, but no I won't sell just one at a time.





Pirastro Chromcor D Violin Strings

Pirastro Chromcor D Violin Strings

I have lots of these. I personally find that there is not that much difference in steel E strings between models and brands.

This price $10 for 10. Yes just $1 each, but no I won't sell just one at a time.





Pirastro Tonica E and A Violin Strings

Pirastro Tonica E and A Violin Strings

Just a few of these. Good for spares, especially the A string, which is always the first to start unwinding.

This price $4 each.





LaBella E Violin Strings

LaBella E Violin Strings

I have lots of these. I personally find that there is not that much difference in steel E strings between models and brands.

This price $10 for 10. Yes just $1 each, but no I won"t sell just one at a time.





Thomastic Spirocore Violin Strings

Thomastic Spirocore Violin Strings

I have lots of these. Good for spares.

This price $20 for 10. Yes just $2 each, but no I wontt sell just one at a time.

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Viola Strings

Prirastro Super Flexible

Prirastro Super Flexible Viola Strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $83. This price $40.





Pirastro Eudoxa

Prirastro Eudoxa Viola Strings

Full set as shown in the photo. These come in a long tube. Strings are not coiled up in a packet.

Price: Normally retails for $249. This price $150.





Pirastro Obligato

Pirastro Obligato Viola Strings

As shown in the photo.

Price: Normally retails for $209. This price $160.





Pirastro Flexocor Viola Strings

Pirastro Flexocor Viola Strings

As shown in the photo. This is new old stock, medium tension. Not sure if the Flexocor viola strings are still available. The violin version is.

I have tried these out on my own viola, and found them very nice. These strings are exceptional value.

This price $40 a set.





Thomastic Spirocore Viola Strings

Thomastic Spirocore Viola Strings

As shown in the photo. New old stock.

This price $40 a set.



Pirastro Synoxa Viola Strings

Pirastro Synoxa Viola Strings

As shown in the photo.

Normally retail for $159. This price $50 a set.



Pirastro Chorda Viola Strings

Pirastro Chorda Viola Strings

As shown in the photo. I don't have full sets of these.

G: Silver plated wound on gut. Normally $36 . This price $10.

D: Fine selected gut gut. Normally $23. This price $10.

A: Fine selected gut. Normally $36. This price $10.



Corelli Crystal Viola Strings

Corelli Crystal Viola Strings

As shown in the photo.

Normally $92. This price $40 per set.



Jargar Viola Strings

Jargar Viola Strings

As shown in the photo. Set of Jargar red packet Forte Viola strings.

Normally $105. This price $40 for a set.



Pirastro Oliv Viola Strings

Pirastro Oliv Viola Strings

As shown in the photo, these are mostly loose strings, and have been stored in a straight line, not coiled up in packets.

These are available in various thicknesses and with ball or loop end, as follows. The number in brackets denotes the model number. The number following the brackets denotes the guage, or thickness. I can make up sets of these strings, or available individually.

C (2204) 21, loop end. 11 available. Normally $63 each. This price $30.

C (2214) 1912, loop end. 7 available. Normally $63 each. This price $30.

C (2219) 1912, loop end. 10 available. Normally $63 each. This price $30.

G 17PM loop end in packet. 1 available. Normally $110 each. This price $30.

G (2203) 1614, loop end. 12 available. Normally $110 each. This price $30.

D (2202) 17, loop end. 13 available. Normally $54 each. This price $30.

D (2212) 1634, ball end. 7 available. Normally $54 each. This price $30.

D 1614PM 92, loop end in packet. 1 available. Normally $54 each. This price $30.

D (2217) 1412, loop end. 15 available. Normally $54 each. This price $30.

D 1334, loop end in packet. 12 available. Normally $54 each. This price $30.

A (2211) 1312, loop end. 12 available. Normally $38 each. This price $30.

A set of these strings normally retails for $264. This price $150.



Pirastro Eudoxa Viola Strings

Pirastro Eudoxa Viola Strings

As shown in the photo, these are loose strings, and have been stored in a straight line, not coiled up in packets.

These are available in various thicknesses and with ball or loop end, as follows. The number in brackets denotes the model number. The number following the brackets denotes the guage, or thickness. Some of these strings have the older label, but are the same string.

C (?) 2034, loop end. 7 available. Normally $45 each. This price $20.

C (2234) 2112, loop end. 17 available. Normally $45 each. This price $20.

C (2249) 1334, loop end. 22 available. Normally $45 each. This price $20.

G (?) 1634, loop end. 3 available. Normally $37 each. This price $20.

G (2233) 1612, loop end. 27 available. Normally $37 each. This price $20.

D (2232) 17, ball end. 2 available. Normally $50 each. This price $20.

D (?) 1512, loop end. 2 available. Normally $50 each. This price $20.

A (?) 14, ball end. 2 available. Normally $45 each. This price $20.

A (?) 1314, loop end. 1 available. Normally $45 each. This price $20.

A set of these strings normally retails for $149. This price $100.



Pirastro Aricore Viola Strings

Pirastro Aricore Viola Strings

As shown in the photo, these are loose strings, and have been stored in a straight line, not coiled up in packets.

These are available with ball end only. Some of these strings have the older label, but are the same string.

C, 25 available, plus 9 in packets. This price $15.

G, 22 available, plus 7 in packets. This price $15.

D, 10 available. This price $15.

A, 8 available, plus 5 in packets. This price $15.

A set of these strings is $50.

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Cello Strings

Pirastro Chromstahl.

Pirastro Chromstahl Cello Strings

As shown in the photo. These are an older model set of Cello strings, no longer made by pirastro it would seem. New old stock. Medium tension.

Price: $30 per set, or $20 per set for 10 or more sets.





Prima Cello Strings.

Prima Cello Strings

As shown in the photo. Not exactly the most exotic Cello strings but very dependable rugged strings that will survive any, well, most school environments.

Price: $20 per set, or $10 per set for 10 or more sets.





Thomastic 34 Size Cello Strings.

Thomastic Three Quarter Size Cello Strings

Thomastic Three Quarter Size Cello Strings. 3 sets left. As pictured these sets are made up of old and new package strings. The strings are the same, but packaging changes over time.

Price: $30 per set.





Thomastic 12 Size Cello Strings.

Thomastic Half Size Cello Strings

Thomastic Half size cello strings. 1 set left.

Price: $30 per set.





Dogal12 Size Cello Strings.

Dogal Half Size Cello Strings

Half size cello strings. Many sets available.

Price: $20 per set.





Thomastic 14 Size Cello Strings.

Thomastic Quarter Size Cello Strings

Thomastic 14 size cello strings. 3 sets available.

Price: $30 per set.





Dogal18 to 110Size Cello Strings.

Dogal eighth Cello Strings

18 to 110 size cello strings. 7 sets left.

Price: $20 per set.

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Double Bass Strings



Pirastro Chromcor Full Set.

Pirastro Chromcor Double Bass Strings

As shown in the photo. 1 set left.

Price: Normally retails for $399. This price $100.



La Bella Black Nylon Tape Wound on Rope. Full set.

La Bella Black Nylon Tape Wound on Rope

Full set as shown in the photo. Apparently used by jazz players. 1 set left.

Number 7714E 3.4 mm diameter, 7713 A 2.55 mm diameter, 7712 D, and 7711 G 1.6 mm diameter.

Price $150.

I also have 2 single G's left. $30 each



Pirastro Eudoxa Oliv A3.

Pirastro Eudoxa Oliv

As shown in the photo. An older packaging of the Oliv I think. Chrome steel on gut. A string only. I have 2 of these.

Retailed for $184. This price $50 each.



Pirastro E4, chrome steel on gut.

Pirastro E, chrome steel on gut

As shown in the photo. Number 2414. This is an old packaging, for what looks like an Oliv, as the Oliv is chromesteel on gut. I have 1 left.

Retailed for $254. This price $50 each.



Pirastro D3, chrome steel on gut.

Pirastro D, chrome steel on gut

As shown in the photo. Number 2412. This is an old packaging, for what looks like an Oliv, as the Oliv is chromesteel on gut. 1 left.

Retailed for $169. This price $50.



Pirastro Eudoxa C High Solo.

Pirastro Eudoxa C High Solo

As shown in the photo. Number 2439, C high solo. I have 2 of these.

Retailed for $116. This price $50 each.



Pirastro Flexocor B Solo

Pirastro Flexocor B

As shown in the photo. Number 3415, B. I know it says H, but the Germans at one stage liked to call our B, H, and, I believe, our Bb, B. 1 left.

Retailed for $169. This price $50 each.



Pirastro Flexocor DB Wondertone High F

Pirastro Flexocor DB Wondertone High F

As shown in the photo. 2 left.

This price $50 each.



Pirastro Flexocor F# Solo

Pirastro Flexocor F#

As shown in the photo. 4 left.

This price $50 each.



Pirastro Chromesteel F# Solo

Pirastro Chromesteel F# Solo

As shown in the photo. 3 left.

This price $50 each.



Pirastro Chromesteel B Solo

Pirastro Chromesteel B Solo

As shown in the photo. 5 left.

This price $50 each.



Pirastro The Original A Solo

Pirastro The Original A Solo

As shown in the photo. 1 left.

This price $50 each.



La Bella Gut Strings

La Bella Black Nylon Tape Wound on Rope

As shown in the photo. The E and A strings are wound on gut. As these strings have been sitting around for a while, this silver winding has become a little tarnished. I have found that this tarnishing comes off, mostly with an application of a little silver polish, but tends to remain looking a little less than pristine. Should not effect the tone of the strings.

Number 181, E. 3 left. Wound on gut. 3 left

Number 180, A. 3 left. Wound on Gut. 3 left

Number 77, A. 4/4 size. Plain Gut, no winding. 16 left.

Number 75, G. 4 left.



Price $30 each.

Lenzner Gut Strings

Lenzner Gut Strings

As shown in the photo. There are a number of variations on each string shown, as follows. These, like the strings mentioned above, are also old stock, but the silver winding on these strings has remained pristine. They appear to be beautifully made strings, and seem to have some good reviews on the net.

E 3.4 mm diameter wound on gut. number 1314. 22 in stock.

A 2.55 mm diameter wound on gut. number 131B. 4 in stock.

A 2.45 mm diameter wound on gut. number 1313B. 2 in stock.

A 2.5 mm diameter wound on gut. number 1313B. 4 in stock.

A 2.4 mm diameter wound on gut. number 1313B.

A 3.7 mm diameter plain gut. number 1313B. 2 in stock.

A labelled 48 1/2. 1 left.

D 2.8 mm diameter plain gut. number 1312. 2 left.

D 2.85 mm diameter plain gut. number 1312. 2 left.

Price $30 each.



Saverez Corelli E (IV)

Saverez Corelli E (IV)

As shown in the photo. Number 274. Tungsten wound on rope core.

Retailes for $134. This price $30 each.



Saverez Corelli C (5)

Pirastro Eudoxa B

As shown in the photo. Number 375, B.

This price $30 each.



Saverez Corelli B (III) Solo Tuning

Saverez Corelli B (3)

As shown in the photo. Number 363, B. Wound on rope core.

This price $30 each.



Saverez Corelli E (II) Solo Tuning

Saverez Corelli E (II)

As shown in the photo. Number 362, E. Tungsten wound on rope.

This price $30 each.



Saverez Corelli A (I) Solo Tuning

Saverez Corelli A

As shown in the photo. Number 361, A.

This price $30 each.



Thomastic Superflexible B (3)

Thomastic Superflexible B (3)

As shown in the photo. B.

This price $30 each.



Thomastic Superflexible E (2)

Thomastic Superflexible E (2)

As shown in the photo. E.

This price $30 each.



Thomastic Spirocore A (3)

Thomastic Spirocore A (3)

As shown in the photo. A.

This price $30 each.





Thomastic Spirocore F# (4) Solo Tuning

Thomastic Spirocore D (2)

As shown in the photo. F#.

This price $30 each.

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Thomastic Spirocore C (2) Solo Tuning

Thomastic Spirocore D (2)

As shown in the photo. C.

This price $30 each.



Thomastik Mandolin Strings

Thomastic mandolin strings



This is set number 164. I have one set left, that is made up from separate strings. Exactly the same as a set, but without the plastic envelope they normally come in. Flat wound, very nice to play, sound great, and well yes, a little expensive. These however are a really good price.

Normally retails for $75. This price $50.



Pirazzi Mandolin Strings

Pirazzi Mandolin Strings



These are new old stock, and generally not available any more. I have not tried these yet, but, being made by Pirastro, they are a high quality string. If their name sake, the Pirastro Eva Pirazzi violin and viola strings are any indication, these strings should be oustanding.

Price $10 for 2 sets.

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Thomastic Mandola Strings

Thomastic Mandola Strings

I don't have complete sets pf these. These are for the Octave Mandola, tuned one octave below the standard mandola. These are not for use on the Alto mandola, which is tuned like a viola, and is shorter in scale to the octave mandola.

G(4): Chrome steel, flat wound (173). Normally $26 (pair). This price $10

D(3): Chrome steel, flat wound (172). Normally $24 (pair). This price $10

E(1): Chrome steel, flat wound (170). Normally $19 (pair). This price $10

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Bouzouki Strings

Bouzouki Strings



Set of bouzouki strings.

Price $10 for 2 sets.

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Tenor Banjo Strings

Tenor Banjo Strings



Set of tenor banjo strings.

Price $10 for 2 sets.

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