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Carbon Composite & Carbon Fibre Bows

For the latest in innovative technology, why not test our range of carbon composite bows.

All bows in stock are available by mail order, for a trial period of up to 10 days.

CODABOWS  from the USA; 

DR HIDER

LUTHES PARIS

THE SOUND POST Primavera Composite ; L G Chen/ Orchestra

ARCUS from Europe ( NEW Retail Dealer from MARCH 2016)

SECOND HAND/ RECONDITIONED

 

SECOND HAND / RECONDITIONED Carbon bows for sale
 NX Codabow Cello bow; in excellent condition ; re-haired at Moseley Violins                                                                                                                 £385.00
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FOR SALE : In Mint "as new" condition : rehaired at M V Jan 2015                      &pound900.00

Carbon Fibre "Avanti"Viola bow by JonPaul. USA c 2009, Silver tipped pernambuco wood finish, 75gm                

 

ARCUS CARBON BOWS

 

If you haven't tried an Arcus bow recently, you might be surprised by their lightweight feel, strength and outstanding performance.

Their carbon fibre construction claim to be 14 times stronger than wooden bows and so can never loose their camber /shaping. All frogs are made of extremely strong snakewood and metal parts.

ARCUS VIOLIN BOWS

S Series = 48-49gm Will brighten up a dark or closed sounding instrument. Used for solo playing. Responsive stick which is lighter and more manoeuvrable than the M and P series.

P Series =  52gm Heavier weight to the S series. Feels like a traditional bow and good for full rich and warm and darker sound. 

X & E Series 51gm Offer a well balanced sticks of striking appearance , made of special carbon weave pattern. They are  particularily suited to electric violins and multi-stringed instruments

C Series .50-53gm More basic materials based on best performance, using stainless steel over precious metals.

 

VIOLA AND CELLO BOWS

Viola bows are available in the P and  M series Cello bows in the S and M series
 

M Series = Great for brighter sounding instruments. Good stable feel and warm full sound. Ideal for Chamber and Orchestral Players. M3 - M6

 

All Arcus Bows sticks come with a 30 year Warranty .

 

 

ARCUS CARBON BOWS : STOCK AVAILABILITY
 
Please find images and specifications , below , for our current stock of Arcus bows .

Do contact us if you would like to trial/ order .

 PRICES are now in GBP including VAT @ 20 %

 

ARCUS~X3~ROUND

 is the perfect bow for electric violins with 5 or 6 strings. The high resiliency of its stick is a match to the resistance of the C- or F-string. Its design and outfit is modern and fits beautifully to all modern style E-violins and any stage outfit.

especially suitable for

  • electric instrument with multi strings
  • baroque
  • classic
  • modern
  • romantic
  • concert / chamber music
  • orchestra
  • pleasure
  • soloist
  • instrument with balanced sound
 

 

Product details

  • carbon weave finish
  • assembly: nickel silver
  • eye: pearl
  • coil: stainless steel
  • weight: ca. 54 gr.
  • price: £650.00
  • shape of shaft:
    • round

 

 

Violin bow ~P5~ Round Stick

The ~P5~ is one of our best selling bows for some good reason: It combines strength with elegance, a powerful sound with richness and easy response, a classy outfit with a modern design. It is especially suited for all romantic and modern music, but also plays all other music with more ease than traditional bows ever could.

Especially suitable for

  • classic
  • modern
  • romantic
  • concert / chamber music
  • orchestra
  • pleasure
  • instrument with balanced sound

 

  • flat carbon finish
  • assembly: silver 935
  • eye: pearl
  • coil: silver
  • weight: ca. 52 gr.

    price: £1,219.00

    • shape of shaft:
      • Round
     

     

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    ARCUS S5 Octagonal
     

    violin bow ~S5~ octagonal

    The ~S5~ is very popular among musicians who are looking for a rather bright and clear sound, combined with stick that offers a lot of resistance, speed and power, but do not want to spend a fortune on such a bow. Many Jazz- Rock- or Folk-players find in the ~S5~ their ideal companion, just as classical players with rather dark sounding instruments.

    especially suitable for

    • baroque
    • classic
    • modern
    • concert / chamber music
    • orchestra
    • pleasure
    • instrument with dark sound

     

    Product details

     

    • flat carbon finish
    • assembly: silver 935
    • eye: pearl
    • coil: silver
    • weight: ca. 48-49 gr.
    • price: £1,219.00 
    • shape of shaft:

      Octagonal

     

    ARCUS CARBON BOWS :  A BUYING GUIDE

    Other ARCUS bows available to order basis.

     

    If you haven't tried an Arcus bow recently, you might be surprised by the changes in feel and tone.

    Their carbon fibre construction claim to be 14 times stronger than wooden bows and so can never loose their camber /shaping. All frogs are made of extremely strong snakewood and metal parts.

    ARCUS VIOLIN BOWS

    S Series = 48-49gm Will brighten up a dark or closed sounding instrument. Used for solo playing. Responsive stick which is lighter and more manoeuvrable than the M and P series.

    P Series =  52gm Heavier weight to the S series. Feels like a traditional bow and good for full rich and warm and darker sound. 

    X & E Series 51gm Offer a well balanced sticks of striking appearance , made of special carbon weave pattern. They are  particularily suited to electric violins and multi-stringed instruments

    C Series .50-53gm More basic materials based on best performance, using stainless steel over precious metals.

     

     

    VIOLA AND CELLO BOWS

    Viola bows are available in the P and  M series Cello bows in the S and M series
     

    M Series = Great for brighter sounding instruments. Good stable feel and warm full sound. Ideal for Chamber and Orchestral Players. M3 - M6

     

    All Arcus Bows sticks come with a 30 year Warranty .

     

     

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    CODABOWS                Made in USA   

                   

    DIAMOND SERIES:  carbon fibre range for Violin, Viola  & Cello bows


    DIAMOND NX- Nickel Silver mounting in black carbon weave finish

    DIAMOND SX- Silver mounted bow in black  carbon weave finish, Black carbon slide

    DIAMOND GX- Gold /silver mounted in golden brown carbon weave finish

    PRODIGY -   Budget model

    JOULE-   Ideal light response suitable for electric or multi-stringed instruments

    LUMA- New lightweight Violin bow

    REVELATION* Double Bass Bow to order

    INFINITY* to Double Bass Bow order

     

     

    CODA DIAMOND SX 61gm                           

     

    CODABOWS PRICE LIST * all prices may change without notice.

    Please check on price and availability

    CODA DIAMOND Violin GX Gold mounting                                                                                            £745.00
    CODA DIAMOND Violin SX Silver  mounting                                                                                         £525.00
    CODA DIAMOND Violin NX Nickel mounting                                                                                         £380.00
    CODA JOULE Violin Nickel Silver mounting                                                                                            £612.00
    CODA LUMA Violin "New To the Codabow  range this is a lighter bow than the Diamond series"       £525.00
    CODA PRODIGY Violin Nickel mounting                                                                                                  £330.00
       
    CODA DIAMOND Viola GX Gold mounting £820.00
    CODA DIAMOND Viola SX Silver  mounting £675.00
    CODA DIAMOND Viola NX Nickel mounting                                                                                          £420.00
    CODABOW PRODIGY Viola Bow Nickel mounting £380.00
       
    CODA DIAMOND Cello GX Gold mounting £895.00
    CODA DIAMOND Cello SX Silver  mounting £630.00
    CODA DIAMOND Cello NX Nickel mounting                                                                                         £436.00
    CODABOW PRODIGY Cello Bow Nickel mounting £415.00
       
    Double Bass Bow INFINITY French £875.00
    Double Bass Bow INFINITY  German £875.00
    CODABOW REVELATION D Bass Bow - French £615.00
    CODABOW REVELATION D Bass Bow - German £615.00
       

     

    DR HIDER Bows

    HIDER Standard Violin £82.01
    HIDER Standard Viola £89.99
    HIDER Standard Cello £97.99
    5047A 3.4 HIDER Standard Double Bass £175.00

    LUTHES PARIS

    Carbon Bows  
    Composite Violin Bow                                                                                                   £97.50
    Composite Viola Bow                                                                                                   £108.00
    Composite Cello Bow £152.00

    THE SOUND POST

    Primavera Carbon Bows ( low budget)  
    VB010 Primavera Composite Violin Bow   4/4 - 1/16                                                                                £31.99
    AB101 Primavera Composite Viola Bow    4/4 - 1/2                                                                                 £34.00
    CB010 Primavera Composite Cello Bow    4/4 - 1/8 £37.50
    BB010 Primavera Composite Double Bass Bow   4/4 - 1/2   French pattern £98.99
    WESTBURY Carbon Bows ( low budget)  
    TSP WESTBURY  Composite Violin Bow  4/4  3/4  1/2 £83.48
    TSP WESTBURY Composite Viola Bow £103.30
    TSP WESTBURY  Composite Cello Bow £120.01
    ORCHESTRA (L G CHEN)  Carbon Bows  
    VB018 Carbon Fibre Weave pattern Violin Bow4/4  3/4 £124.99
    AB018 Carbon Fibre Weave pattern Viola Bow4/4 £135.00
    CB018 Carbon Fibre Weave pattern Cello Bow4/4  3/4 £144.99
    BB018Carbon Fibre Weave pattern Double Bass French pattern Bow4/4  3/4 £295.00
    BB018Carbon Fibre Weave pattern Double Bass German pattern  Bow4/4 £295.00

     

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