Regarding the busting bow hair phenomenon, is it possible that the
ladies (E. Ivers and W. Horan) and gent (B. Mulvihill) were just using
particularly abrasive strings in combination with particularly delicate
I never broke a hair myself, until I switched to D'Addario Helicore
heavy-weights. (But then I don't put anywhere near the wear-and-tear on
strings and hair that a seasoned veteran would.)
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