The T-bows are designed to precisely fit medium sizes violas and the best modern strings. If the string length of your instrument is around 37 cm, they should fit perfectly. The warm and brilliant sound of the T-bows allow to find new sound colours in your instrument. The combination of a low weight and a mass distribution towards the tip and heel provide a fantastic combination of agility and stability.
Our 9-class bows are the most improbable bows ever made. When we happened to find the first ones among a batch of new stick we had just made, we instantly knew that something really special had happened. You will find just the same when you first put a T9 to a string, but it will also never seize to amaze you.
The T8 is an ideal companion for every soloist. Its instant response allows absolute crisp articulation. Its incredible powerful sound conquers even the biggest concert hall. The amazing overtone range frees up all the hitherto unknown colours of any instrument. Last not least it will never let you down in even the most demanding circumstances.
The T8 is now also available with silver mountings. A little more modest in appearance, but just as powerful and convincing in its performance it might easily become the bow that you fall in love with.
The clarity, power, response, projection, articulation, richness and brilliance of the T7 surpasses every wooden bow. he T7 is the class of bow where the unique world of Arcus bows really starts. Once you uncovered its fascinating possibilities you will never want to be without it again.
With a sound on par with the finest wooden bows ever made, but costing only a fraction of those, the T6 is probably the most reasonable of all bows we are making. It's really no surprise that the 6-class bows have always been our best selling models.
Maybe the T5 will be the bow that finally solves some of the mysteries of issues you have endured by playing with wooden bows or low-tech carbon bows. Now you can play with the ease of a violin bow and the strength of a cello bow. It jumps just the way you want but also sits perfectly on the strings both in pianissimo and fortissimo. Its sound is warm with plenty of brilliance, matching bows that may cost several times as much.
The stainless steel fitted T4 is a great bow for every player. Its powerful and rich sound opens up the sound of every viola. Its precise playing makes it easy to always improve your playing.