The following sizes are available at Castañuelas del sur:

Semi-professional range (Amateur & Concert)
Nº 2 Large (Women with large hands and men)
Nº 4  Medium (+ 8 years) 
Nº 6  Small

Professional range
Nº 3  Large
Nº 5  Medium
Nº 7  Small

As a general rule in the professional range, we recommend size 3 for men and size 5 for women.In the professional range, the castanet measurements vary depending on the design (see tables) and you should also remember that as they are handmade products, the measurement could vary by a millimetre or so.

Amateur y Concierto

Talla

alto x ancho (cms.)

2

8.8 x 7.4

4

8.6 x 6.9

6

7.8 x 6.3

 

Profesional

Talla

alto x ancho (cms.)

3

9.6 x 7.5

5

9.2 x 7

7

8.5 x 6

 

Especial Profesores

Talla

alto x ancho (cms.)

3

9.6 x 7.3

5

9.2 x 6.9

7

8.7 x 6.5

 

Capricho

Talla

alto x ancho (cms.)

3

9.3 x 7.5

5

9 x 7.1

7

8.4 x 6.8

 

Castañuela

Talla

alto x ancho (cms.)

3

9.4 x 8.4

5

8.5 x 7.6

7

8 x 7.2

Although choosing a size is something rather personal, we have included an example that may help you when choosing your size.

Mano

Measure from point A to point B. 
More than 9 cm.                   Tallas 2 y 3
Between 7 and 9 cm.            Tallas 4 y 5
Less than 7 cm.                    Tallas 6 y 7