Pirastro 242000 Chorda 3/4 Double Bass String Set, Knot End

596.00 RRP 791.00 (including VAT @ 23%)

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Estimated delivery to you: 20th December 2016
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1 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

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Product Ref: 75264

  • 3/4 Size Double Bass with Knot Tailpiece Ends
  • Gut Strings for a Versatile Sound
  • Silver Plated Wound E and A Strings
  • Handwound Core for a Traditional Tone
  • Medium Gauge Tension for Optimum Playability

Pirastro 242000 Chorda 3/4 Double Bass String Set, Knot End


The Pirastro 242000 Chorda Double Bass String Set has a versatile range and comfortable playability. The strings are hand made from sheep gut for a warm tone with exceptional dynamics. The silver plated A and E strings add controlled resonance to the vital bass frequencies, as well as having a reliable feel. The Chorda strings have a medium tension gauge for optimum playability. These strings are designed for 3/4 size double basses, and have knot tailpiece ends.

Product Ref: 75264

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Chorda Series

The Chorda series of strings offer players a traditional sound. The sheep gut core has a warm, soft sound that is commonly associated with classical pieces. The silver winding on the E and A strings offer more forgiving playability and a slightly brighter edge. The medium tension offers consistent playing accuracy and tonal balance. The Chorda series is ideal for bassists wanting a traditional gut sound with comfortable playability.



  • G String: 142100
  • D String: 142200
  • A String: 242300
  • E String: 242400


  • G String: None
  • D String: None
  • A String: Silver Plated Mittel
  • E String: Silver Plated Mittel


  • G String: 22.8 KG
  • D String: 19.2 KG
  • A String: 27.3 KG
  • E String: 33.3 KG


  • G String: Orchestra Gut
  • D String: Orchestra Gut
  • A String: Orchestra Gut
  • E String: Orchestra Gut

End Type

  • G String: Knot
  • D String: Knot
  • A String: Knot
  • E String: Knot