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We are pleased to say that we remain open online, can be contacted by email and phone, and are still dispatching orders from Saltaire. As a small business, we appreciate your continued support at a difficult time for us all. We look forward to hearing from you. Thank you.
We are pleased to say that we remain open online, can be contacted by email and phone, and are still dispatching orders from Saltaire. As a small business, we appreciate your continued support at a difficult time for us all. We look forward to hearing from you. Thank you.

Stringing Chart for EMS Heritage Lutes and Guitars

We've put together a stringing chart for our EMS Heritage Lutes and Guitar. This chart can be used as a guide for other renaissance lutes and baroque guitars, but we always recommend using a string calculator or getting advice from the maker.

Renaissance Lutes - Aquila Nylgut/Wound Strings:

Note  6-Course 7-Course 8-Course Unison Octave
g' 1 1 1 42NG -
d' 2 2 2 48NG -
a 3 3 3 64NG -
f 4 4 4 82NG / 88D 40NG
C 5 5 5 108D 52NG
G 6 6 6 150D 70NG
F - - 7 165D 79NG
D - 7 8 200D 94NG

 

Baroque Guitar - Aquila Nylgut Strings:

 Note Unison Octave
e'' 46NG -
b' 58NG -
g' 73NG -
d 91NG 42NG
a' 66NG -
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