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CLAVIERS BAROQUES -- Library of Stringing Schedules

Zuckermann Flemish Single I or II

8' String or pair number*

Notes (Helmholtz)

Material

Diameter

48 to 53 (6 wires)
b'' to e'''
soft iron
.008"
31 to 47 (17 wires)
f#' to a#''
soft iron
.009"
27 to 30 (4 wires)
d' to f'
soft iron
.010"
24 to 26 (3wires)
b to c#'
soft iron
.011"
21 to 23 (3 wires)
g# to a#'
soft iron
.012"
17 to 20 (4 wires)
e to g
soft iron
.013"
15 to 16 (2 wires)
d & d#
soft iron
.014"
11 to 14 (4 wires)
A# to c#
soft iron
.0145"
9 to 10 (2 wires)
G# & A
yellow brass
.016"
5 to 8 (4 wires)
E to G
yellow brass
.018"
2 - 4 (3 wires)
C# to D#
yellow brass
.020"
1 (one wire)
C
red brass
.022"

4' String number*

Notes (Helmholtz)

Material

Diameter

37 to 53 (17 wires)
c'' to e'''
soft iron
.008"
36 (1. wires)
b'
soft iron
.009"
32 to 35 (4 wires)
g' to a#'
soft iron
.0085"
28 to 31 (4 wires)
to f#
soft iron
.008"
23 to 27 (5 wires)
b to ?'
soft iron
.009"
19 to 22 (4 wires)
g to a#
soft iron
.010"
13 to 18 (6 wires)
c to f
soft iron
.011"
9 to12 (4 wires)
G# - B
soft iron
.012"
7 & 8 (2 wires)
F# & G
soft iron
.013"
2 to 6 (5 wires)
C# to F
soft iron
.014"
1 (1 wire)
C
soft iron
.018"

*strings, keys and jacks are traditionally counted from the left (lowest note), although stringing schedules traditionally list wire from the highest note to the lowest, probably because most builders string the treble first. It is confusing, I know; sorry.

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