Planetary geared pegs
for precise, fast and smooth tuning of violin, viola and cello
Perfection Pegs by Knilling
Perfection Pegs are now used by players of all levels from students to concert halls.
Effortless, stable tuning by turning the head
Translation from 4 to 1 compared to a conventional peg
Excellent tuning accuracy
Self-locking gear - no sudden detuning of the instrument
Weatherproof - no jumping, no jamming of the pegs
No wear on the peg/peghole
Reduced instrument maintenance
Perfection Pegs Design
Swiss & Hill
Perfection peg heads are available in three different materials: Ebony, Rosewood or ABS synthetic.
The finetuning pegs with ebony head or rosewood head are offered in two different designs - Hill and Swiss.
The ABS synthetic pegs come only in Swiss style.
The shaft/shank of the Perfection pegs is either black for the ebony and ABS synthetic pegs or brown for the rosewood pegs.
Head styles and materials
Various diameter for any string instrument
The Perfection pegs fit the violin, viola, cello and any othter string instrument.
The pegs have a standard length and can be trimmed to the required length.
There are four different diameter available for violin, viola and cello.
Violin: 7,8mm, 8,3mm, 8,5mm, 9,0mm
Viola: 7,8mm, 8,3mm, 8,5mm, 9,0mm
Cello: 12mm, 13mm, 14mm, 15mm
We are currently working on the installation instruction for the Perfection peg.
Moreover, we will provide some useful hints how to remove the Perfection pegs.
For starters, a link to a very informative video by Kimon Argyropoulos, violin maker from Amersfoort, The Netherlands.