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I see two basic kinds of rosin available, light rosin and dark rosin. What's the difference between these?

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up vote 7 down vote accepted

The answer may surprise you:

  • colour

Really, it gives you the option to avoid light coloured rosin dust on your instrument. Useful if you have a very dark instrument.

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Very surprising. But good to know. Thank you. – luser droog Jan 16 '13 at 8:31

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