trying to identify an e string

April 15, 2005 at 04:46 AM · I wonder if anyone can tell me what kind of e string this is? I believe it is steel. It has: a bright green winding on top with gold chintzy stripes and on the bottom it has plain green, a bit lighter or paler.


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April 15, 2005 at 05:39 AM · sounds like the good old Goldbrokat E, by Lenzner

April 15, 2005 at 02:49 PM · Try this page, it was very helpful when I needed to indentify a string.

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