D'Addario EXL Balanced Tension electric guitar sets are comprised of mathematically optimized string gauge combinations, resulting in greater control and playing comfort. Combined with the distinctive bright, booming tones of XL nickel wound strings, each set offers greater dynamic control and a more consistent feel between strings for evenly balanced bending, fretting, plucking and slapping.magnetic output delivering a universally appealing and versatile tone for all playing styles.
D'Addario XL Nickel Wound Electric Bass strings are world-renowned as "The Player's Choice" amongst bass players of all genres and styles. All XL strings are precision wound on our exclusive digitally-controlled machines, ensuring each string has excellent intonation, clear fundamentals, and unparalleled consistency. Each string is wound with a nickelplated steel wrap wire known for distinctive bright tone with excellent magnetic output delivering a universally appealing and versatile tone for all playing styles.
- Balanced Tension sets allow for evenly balanced bending, fretting, plucking and slapping.
- Round wound with nickelplated steel for distinctive bright tone
- Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
- Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
D'Addario recommends the following for scale lengths:
- Scale length up to 32" use Short Scale string sets.
- Scale lengths between 32" - 34" use Medium Scale string sets.
- Scale lengths between 34" - 36" use Long Scale string sets.
- Scale lengths between 36" - 38" use Extra Long scale string sets.
Available String Sets
- Super Light Gauge Long Scale (40 - 55 - 70 - 95)
- Regular Light Gauge Long Scale (45 - 60 - 80 - 107)
- Medium Gauge Long Scale (50 - 67 - 90 - 120)