a few weeks ago, I swapped from Obligato, high tension strings to Warchal Karnoel, lower string tension.
After the change, I noticed that the bridge is leaning towards the fingerboard side, so I pulled it towards tailpiece slightly, then I adjusted the pegs a little bit then snap! Tailpiece kissed the top of the instrument and my luthier inspected and applied some spirit varnish on the exposed wood. Thankfully only superficial damage.
The tuning instability with this Karnoel set is lasting unusually long, 2 weeks and counting. I have noticed last night that the bridge is leaning once again. This time I pulled it back carefully after I put a thick piece of cloth under the tailpiece and I successfully brought it straight.
I'm noticing slight leaning on bridge again today. Not to mention that I need to retune it everytime. It is also always leaning towards fingerboard side.
Is this because the violin prefers a higher tension string or would this be an issue with something else?
I should also mention that the Karnoel strings are thinner than the Obligato strings.
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