not to even mention their rediclous 10$ price tag when i can get a set of strings from martin that actually do the job and sound great for only 5$, Strings fit perfect and sound clarity is right on, Reviewed in the United States on February 21, 2015. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Aquila’s Nylgut is its first among many innovations of strings with the historically renowned sound of gut, but without gut’s tonal instability, high cost and short lifespan. Why is it so difficult to find smooth unwound low G strings? however i found nothing but disappointment in these strings. There are two main camps – Nylgut-fans and fluorocarbon-connoisseurs. This string is garbage. Aquila's are a solid brand that brings nice results. ), according to my measurements. The tenor strings fit perfectly. Reviewed in the United States on May 1, 2018. Just changed strings on my Uke and they sound great! 1.0 out of 5 stars Wound String and Nothing But Buzz. I removed the orlginal G string and discovered that this string, which is wound, is almost exactly the same gauge as the original string. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Aquila Super Nylgut. I've never really liked the ukulele. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. I just purchased an Aiersi solid mahogany top tenor ukulele. Didn’t have the typical brightness or sound I’d typically attribute to Aquila strings. Reviewed in the United States on October 19, 2015, When these arrived i attempted to replace my old set of strings on my 8 string tenor ukulele. The string feels good to the fingers. For the best sounding synthetic gut string for ukuleles, that still gives the player the feel of genuine gut, Aquila New Nylgut are the perfect choice! ... On Aquila Tenor Ukulele Nylgut Strings Wound 4th Low G Tuning 16U, Single . You can still see all customer reviews for the product. Reviewed in the United States on August 16, 2020. You cannot beat these strings!! Shop Aquila Ukulele Strings from Sam Ash, the largest family-owned musical instrument and pro audio retailer offering the best selection at the lowest prices since 1924 Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. I find the strings settle in quickly and have a long life. THE BEST!! Reviewed in the United States on July 14, 2015. strings break before even reaching the tune they need to be. I imagine they saved production costs by not including a wound string, who knows. The New Nylgut Ukulele strings have a density similar to gut, but provide an even more refined sound; eliminating the characteristic metallic-like tones often found in other synthetic designs. Although the uke is classified as an nylon-string instrument, very few instruments are strung with straight nylon anymore. Most problematic is the definite buzz that I have isolated to this string. Reviewed in the United States on July 3, 2017. Aquila Ukulele Strings Aquila Tenor Ukulele Nylgut Tenor 8 Strings, Full Set of Ukulele Strings TENOR 8 strings, Key of C, 1 red string (LILI'U) GCEA Fortuneately, there are other manufacturers starting to make 8 string sets. If you are looking for the pre-2017 version of these strings, these aren't them anymore. Nylgut has precisely these qualities: allowing one, on the one hand, to rediscover the original sonorities of the ukulele; and guaranteeing, on the other, a stability of tuning higher even that that of the best nylon strings. And most of the strings had zero sustain if I played them fretted at all. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. This is a wound string, not the unwound nylgut the item description leads you to believe. I recommend this string highly. I use low G tuning on some of my ukes and never had had a bad Aquila low G string. Overall, it seems like Aquila are winning the string wars. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. - Accessories: Gig bag included Dimensions and Weight in Packaging Base Item Shipping Weight: 2.75 lbs Shipping Dimensions: 28 x 11 x 5 in Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): LUN UKEHTCKOA Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Aquila New Nylgut AQ-19 Tenor Ukulele Strings - 1 Set of 8, See all details for Aquila New Nylgut AQ-19 Tenor Ukulele Strings - 1 Set of 8, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. First string was so thin, I had to take three days for fear of breaking it. Switched back to standard soprano strings but kept the low g for a nice warm sound. There’s plenty of debate on the ukulele forums on this subject, different people prefer different strings. customer reviews (7 Reviews) Email Me When In Stock View Add to wishlist. It came with the standard re-entrant tuning (high G). Size: 1 Set Verified Purchase. I feel somewhat cheated with the short life of these strings. Before stringing the instrument do make sure the nut and bridge are free from sharp edges and the nut grooves not too deep and perfectly smooth. 11/29/16. All Aquila reds seem to have issues. This is not a problem as long as you don't put the string on right before a performance. You can get rid of sharp edges with very fine grit sandpaper (600, for … Bought a Kmise tenor as I wanted to have an option with low G tuning at the ready when the mood struck. This replacement Low G string is similar in diameter (0.0275 in.) This is a wound string, not the unwound nylgut the item description leads you to believe. Review by Irene S. on 10 Oct 2018 review stating Ukulele low G string set. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Reviewed in the United States on December 9, 2016. Reviewed in the United States on August 24, 2017. Aquila recently released these Super Nylgut strings. - Strings: Aquila - Tuners: Grover Open Style - Dimensions: 23 x 8 3/16 x 2 11/16 in. Aquila 19U Nylgut Tenor 8 Strings - GgCcEEAA Ukulele Strings - New Nylgut® Until the mid-20th century all the Ukulele strings strings were made in gut, a material that had been used for thousand of years and that combines good promptness of attack and excellent performances . The selling points with … There's a problem loading this menu right now. I'm a long standing guitar player who got his first ukulele this year. Aquila Soprano Ukulele New Nylgut Strings Fifths Tuning 30U In Fifths – mandolin tuning SOPRANO SET GDAe 30U 1 wound 1st - .017 2nd - .026 3rd - .035 Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Aquila New Nylgut AQ-4 Soprano Ukulele Strings - High G - Set of 4 at Amazon.com. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Aquila New Nylgut AQ-19 Tenor Ukulele Strings - 1 Set of 8 at Amazon.com. Reviewed in the United States on October 11, 2017. Verified Purchase. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Reviewed in the United States on September 17, 2017. Reviewed in the United States on June 25, 2018. Check Pirce on Amazon. I would not recommend these strings. if you are looking for "high quality strings" from Aquila then these should be avoided, the string seem to be mostly made of a cheap nylon that does not stretch well resulting in them breaking frequently. These premium nylon strings are soft and smooth to the touch, perfect for fingerpicking or strumming with a pick. Extremely speedy delivery. At least at this price it’s an easy forfeit and a cheap lesson to learn about wound strings. The strings work and sound fine but it only took me three days to break a string, and I by no means beat up the strings. 435 Views 0 Comments. The strings are wrapped with polymer nylon core. The high “nylgut” strings feel smooth and natural, are a joy to the performer to stay in tune. Realistically, there is no best ukulele string for everyone. 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