Dear Customers ,

Our workshop is currently in the process of moving from the 23rd of April to the 17th of May. Therefore it won't be easy for us to satisfy all of your requests on this period, though we will try hard, and our communication tools will be momentarily interrupted from the 5th to the 17th of May.
For any quiery during this time, please use e-mail as a mean of contact. Our activities will gradually resume throuought the month of May.

Thank you for understanding,

Raphaël Thirion

pegs

 

trefle Each string of the instrument requires a specific tension to be tune-up (6 to 10 kg).
This adjustment is provided by the locking of the shank of the peg in the head of the instrument.
This is an old but reliable and nice mean when it works well.

See: historical evolution

Bois d'Harmonie Pegs


cheville-harmonie

French Pegs

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Strad Peg

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Heart Peg

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cheville-harmonie

Baroque ankle

 

Notes techniques

Toutes les chevilles existent en 3 essences de bois, Buis véritable, Palissandre, et Ebène.
Les anneaux et boutons décoratifs peuvent être en Ebène ou Ivoire (mammouth fossile, matériel autorisé). Les Olivettes, elles sont dorées. Diamètre maximum des cônes de chevilles :
Violon 8.6mm ; alto 9.4mm ; cello 13.8mm. Conicité moderne standard.