The sheep gut core of the Oliv strings is manufactured, wound and polished in the traditional way, by hand. The strings have an easy respone whenplayed. They offer a unique, typical brilliant, warm and complex gut sound with big tone volume. Altering the gauge by 1/2 PM changes the tension by 4%.
The Oliv A-string has a ball-end.
The D-, G- and C-strings have a knot.