This silver Mars chime is made from a genuine hardwood with a bubinga wood and weather resistant finish with heavy duty coated nylon strings, whilst the tubes are a special aluminium alloy that will not rust and come with a one-year warranty. The silver Mars chime comes carefully packed in a lovely box making it an ideal gift. This chime is designed and handcrafted for superior musical performance. It is hand-tuned to a universal, pentatonic (five-note) scale and acts in concert with the wind to create random patterns of wonderful sound. Ideal for indoor or outdoor use these high quality chimes are relaxing and meditational. The chime is named after the mysterious ‘red planet’ that they question may support life. Mars is also named after the Roman god of war, and is the 4th planet from the sun. Its nickname comes from the iron oxide that is so prevalent on its surface, which gives it a reddish appearance. This wonderful wind chime hangs at approx. 45cm long.