ORION OVL1100 4/4 Size Violin Outfit
The distinctive features of the OVL1100 won't be mistaken for another. A hybrid from Guarneri's inspiration and Stradivari's work, this series is crafted by master luthiers using some of the best aged wood to achieve it's incredible tone.
15 year solid maple
the OVL1100 series has undergone hours of professional work involving constructing and adjusting to draw out its maximum performing capability.
Carved and fitted bridge
to optimally transmit the vibration of the strings to the body of the violin. the bridge is set up with the right thickness, angle, height and curvature.
Precision soundpost set-up
using the highest quality spruce wood for soundpost to improve it's vibrational properties. Along with a meticulous adjustment to allow optimal transfer of vibration between the violin plates.
a great violin needs to be paired with great strings. The Evah Pirazzi or Thomastik Dominant strings are strung on the R series violins
Professional nut height & curvature
real ebony pegs shaped to fit each individual violin for ease of tuning and to prevent pegs slipping
to make playing comfortable with a lower action, especially in the higher registers
a well balanced and durable lightweight bow to compliment B series violins
Each OVL1100 violin is individually assembled, set up, and inspected by our experienced luthiers before the instrument is sent away.
ORION's professional String Instrument Setup includes:
shaping and fitting pegs
shaping the fingerboard and nut to professional curvature
fitting and adjusting the soundpost
carving and fitting the bridge to the instrument
upgrading strings to quality steel strings
Top: entirely hand-carved European solid spruce
Back, neck, and sides: hand-carved European solid maple
Wood aging: 15 years naturally dry aged
Bridge: aged Aubert
Pegs: fine ebony
Fingerboard: fine ebony
Genuine inlaid purfling
Finish: hand-applied dark antique-style oil varnish
Solid composite tailpiece
Steel E fine adjuster
Strings: Evah Pirazzi / Thomastik Dominant
Bow: deluxe fibreglass with ebony frog, natural hair with reinforced bow tip
Case: Semi-hard oblong case, dual bow clips, storage compartment
Available in the full 4/4 size