string details

 

Material: Clear strings are sourced from Worth, and are Fluorocarbon. Wound strings are sourced from D'Addario and are wound over a nylon core.

 

Tuning: C6 is g-c-e-a (a is the furthest away from you as you are holding the instrument, and is the #1 string. g is the #4 string). D6 tuning is a-d-f#-b (b is the #1 string). Baritone is d-g-b-e (e is the #1 string).

 

Diameters are in inches and tensions are in pounds.

 

Scale lengths: baritone - 20", tenor - 17", concert - 14.72", soprano - 13.5"

 

 
#1
#2
#3
#4
  diam tens diam tens diam tens diam tens
C6, Tenor                
High-G .022 15.0 .026 11.1 .029 9.3 .024 14.1
Low-G (fluorocarbon) .022 15.0 .026 11.1 .029 9.3 .043 9.0
Low-G (wound) .022 15.0 .026 11.1 .029 9.3 .030w 14.3
High-G, Concert .021 9.2 .026 8.3 .029 7.0 .022 8.9
C6, Concert                
High-G .021 9.2 .026 8.3 .029 7.0 .022 8.9
Low-G (fluorcarbon) .021 9.2 .026 8.3 .029 7.0 .043 6.7
Low-G (wound) .021 9.2 .026 8.3 .029 7.0 .026w 8.1
C6, Soprano                
High-G .021 7.8 .026 7.0 .029 5.9 .022 7.5
Low-G (fluorocarbon) .021 7.8 .026 7.0 .029 5.9 .043 5.7
Low-G (wound) .021 7.8 .026 7.0 .029 5.9 .026w 6.8
Baritone                
Wound d & g .026 15.4 .032 13.8 .028w 16.7 .033w 16.0
D6                
High-A, Tenor .021 15.5 .022 10.6 .029 11.6 .021 12.3
High-A, Concert .021 11.6 .022 8.0 .029 8.7 .021 9.2
High-A, Soprano .021 9.8 .022 6.7 .029 7.3 .021 7.8
Low-A (fluorocarbon), Tenor .021 15.5 .022 10.6 .029 11.6 .036 9.6
Low-A (fluorocarbon), Concert .021 11.6 .022 8.0 .029 8.7 .036 7.2
Low-A (fluorocarbon), Soprano .021 9.8 .022 6.7 .029 7.3 .036 6.0
Lap Steel (Open C, wound low-G) .012 14.7 .014 14.1 .018 14.6 .026w 15.3

 

 

 

Our 6-string sets are designed for our tenor and baritone ukuleles. For the tenor, the tuning is C6 (g, high-c, low-c, e, low-a, high-a) and the high-a is the #1 string (furthest away from you). For the baritone, the tuning is G6 (d, high-g, low-g, b, low-e, high-e) and the high-e is the #1 string (furthest away from you).

 

 

 
#1
#2
#3
#4
#5
#6
  diam tens diam tens diam tens diam tens diam tens diam tens
Tenor                        
Fluorocarbon .021 12.3 .036 9.6 .026 11.2 .029 9.2 .019 14.6 .022 11.9
Fluorocarbon/Wound A .021 12.3 .026w 13.7 .026 11.2 .029 9.2 .019 14.6 .022 11.9
Fluorocarbon/Wound A & C .021 12.3 .026w 13.7 .026 11.2 .022w 13.3 .019 14.6 .022 11.9
Baritone                        
Fluorocarbon/Wound E & G .024 13.8 .030w 14.0 .029 11.4 .026w 15.0 .019 11.3 .026 12.2