THIS LISTING IS FOR AQUILA GRANATO STRINGS (NEW VERSION) WITH RED COPPER WOUND BASSES
IMPORTANT NOTE : The Aquila Granato String sets have now changed from their previous incarnation with Silver Wound Basses to Red Copper Wound Basses. For those looking for the Previous Aquila Granato with Silver Wound basses. Please check our shop for available stock.
Until now, it has always been necessary to increase a string’s gauge to reach lower frequencies, although unfortunately an increase in string diameter also has the disadvantage of increasing internal dampening resulting in a less responsive, duller sound. Aquila have conquered this age old problem with their new Granato Flamenco strings and have now made it possible to increase the density of their guitar strings without adding to their gauge.
Aquila’s Granato Series strings now achieve a brighter, more powerful sound whilst being much more responsive across the entire range of the fretboard. Granato series strings also offer better intonation than traditional strings due to the fact they are thinner and do not have to be fretted as hard as traditional wound strings, which are also prone to oxidisation.
Granato basses are designed to produce a shorter sustain with more percussive effect, perfectly suited to the rasgueado style.
The Aquila Granato Series Flamenco strings provide a superior performance over traditional Flamenco strings and are perfect for musicians who love clear, sharp sounds and powerful voicing across the full scale of the instrument.
Aquila Code 135C (New Version with Red Copper Wound Basses) – Superior Tensionuperior Tension
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