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Viola Brasileira

Rio Abaixo and Meia Guitarra Tunings EJ82B

EJ82B is a nickel plated steel Viola Brasileira string set optimized for Rio Abaixo and Meia Guitarra tunings. D'Addario's portfolio of products designed specifically for World Instruments is based on research and product testing with instrument builders, educators, and professional musicians.
 
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Viola Brasileira

EJ82B is a nickel plated steel Viola Brasileira string set optimized for Rio Abaixo and Meia Guitarra tunings. D'Addario's portfolio of products designed specifically for World Instruments is based on research and product testing with instrument builders, educators, and professional musicians.

String Tension Chart
Item # Note Diameter Tension
- D 0.0110 in 12.490 lbs
- D 0.0110 12.490
- B 0.0130 12.330
- B 0.0130 12.330
- G 0.0090 14.900
- G 0.0180 12.850
- D 0.0110 12.490
- G 0.0140 9.010
- D 0.0260 14.740
- G 0.0360 12.110

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Number Of Strings: 10
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nickel-Plated Steel

  • Ball end, steel core string set optimized for Viola Brasileira in Rio-Abaxio and Meia Guitarra tunings
  • Distinctively bright tone and excellent intonation
  • String Gauges: .011/.011, .013/.013, .009/.018W, .012/.026W, .014/.036W
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA

Does D’Addario have an online string tension guide?

Yes. We offer String Tension Pro - a free, easy-to-use website that allows you to create customized string sets, compare string sets, and determine the optimum gauges for your instrument and tuning. To learn more, click here.

 

How can I extend the life of my strings?

There are many factors that can affect the lifespan of your strings. Here are some tips to help extend the life of your strings:

1. Wipe down your strings after each use.

2. Try D’Addario XT strings, which utilize a proprietary treatment to extend lifespan, while preserving the tone and feel of your favorite uncoated strings. 

3. Try these maintenance and care products to prolong string life and performance. 

 

How do I restring my guitar?

Check out the videos to learn the restringing process for electric, acoustic, classical, bass, and other instruments. You will also find videos on restringing, tuning, humidification, and general maintenance.

  

RESOURCES

The science behind balanced tension

Guide to C-A-G-E-D

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