Features Arcus bows are light-weight, meticulously crafted, and lightning-fast Suilt for professionals, Arcus bows offer a speed and quality of response that is simply not possible with traditional pernambuco bows. The M6 is the first, and least expensive, of the Arcus line. Good for professional players and serious players. Weight 58 Grams (2.05 oz.) Description Product Description Arcus Bows Arcus bows are light-weight, meticulously crafted, and lightning-fast. Built for professionals, Arcus bows offer a speed and quality of response that is simply not possible with traditional pernambuco bows. Please see our Guide to Bows for a more lengthy description of the Arcus line. Or, visit the Arcus Website http://www.arcus-muesing.de/homepage.html for the complete history and philosophy of these amazing bows! High-Density Composite Carbon Fiber Extremely Lightweight Lightning Fast Articulation & Response Warm, Complex, Open Tone Color The M series bows are slightly heavier than the S series bows, though still very lightweight by normal standards, and produce a more focused tone with a longer sustain. The additional mass makes them slightly less agile, but steadier on the string and easier to control. Stick Round Only Weight 58 Grams (2.04 oz.) Frog Snakewood Eye Mother of Pearl Winding Sterling Silver Grip Leather Slide Mother of Pearl Ferrule/Lining Sterling Silver Button Snakewood Screw Steel Tip-Plate Silver Manufacturer's Description: The ~M6~offers an especially rich and powerful sound, which is never too bright and fits perfectly to all smaller violas. It will get you through the most difficult passages with unparalleled ease due to its perfectly balanced playing. Like all Arcus bows it also offers ideal comfort, which is valued highly by all musicians during long rehearsals and concerts.