Throughout history lutes have typically had gut strings. Lute strings today, however, are nylon made with high precision instruments. The rectified nylon strings in the Roosebeck set are known for their warmer tone and lightly textured feel. The silverplated copper wound nylon bass strings also produce a very warm, classical tone.
Length of Larger Peg: 4.25"
Length of Smaller Pegs: 2.9"
The largest diameter just under the bead is .265"
The smallest diameter is .204"
The distance between the two diameters is 3.155". This gives a taper per inch of .019.
approx. smaller end diameter - . 175" (4.4mm)
approx. large end diameter - .282" (7.1mm)
approx. full length diameter of tapered peg - 2.6" (66mm)