Types of Bow Hair Available for Rehair

When rehairing a bow we offer six standard varieties of horse hair, each with a different shade and texture. We only use natural horse hair that is never bleached or treated with harsh chemicals. It is hand sorted for texture, thickness and length. Since color and texture is correlated, the smoother hairs are white and coarse [...]

2017-11-03T13:44:36+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|

Carbon Fiber Bows

For centuries wood bows have been used to play stringed instruments. Though many species have been used, pernambuco from the Pau-Brasil tree is king. The unique combination of strength and elasticity allows the bow to be strong and nimble enabling nuanced expressions by the player. Due to centuries of over harvesting, the Pau-Brasil tree is [...]

2017-10-25T14:46:03+00:00 May 20th, 2017|