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Pistoy Gut Strings

Pistoy Strings are a unique development by Daniel Larson at Gamut Music. It is named for the town in Italy which was famous for producing the best string for basses, being "flexible, smooth, and well twisted."

Use our String Calculators to find the correct strings for your instrument. You can find Specific String Tensions here. Interested in varnished strings? Many strings come with the Option to Add Varnish.

  • Pistoy Gut String 0.80mm

    Pistoy Gut .80mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.82mm

    Pistoy Gut .82mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.80mm

    Pistoy Gut .84mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.86mm

    Pistoy Gut .86mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.88mm

    Pistoy Gut .88mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.90mm

    Pistoy Gut .90mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.92mm

    Pistoy Gut .92mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.94mm

    Pistoy Gut .94mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.96mm

    Pistoy Gut .96mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 0.98mm

    Pistoy Gut .98mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 1.00mm

    Pistoy Gut 1.00mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

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  • Pistoy Gut String 1.02mm

    Pistoy Gut 1.02mm

    This is a standard length (120cm, 48”), double twist, Pistoy-style string made with beef serosa available with either a natural or varnish finish. Natural strings are hand-rubbed with a light oil. Varnished strings have three coats of...

    $37.69
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