musical instrument part, made from metal or plastic
A string in music is a string made of steel, nylon, or gut which vibrates on string instruments, such as the guitar, harp, piano, or violin. They are usually under tension to help them vibrate.
- The vibrations of strings with both ends fixed Archived 2005-12-19 at the Wayback Machine
- Historical types of string Archived 2008-09-30 at the Wayback Machine
- String Tension - technical information on string tension, with tension calculator