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D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings   

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Gauges 12-16-24-32-42-53.Known for their crisp bright tone, 80/20s are popular with stage and studio pros.D'Addario is the world's largest manufactur...Read More

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A top seller.

Gauges 12-16-24-32-42-53.
Known for their crisp bright tone, 80/20s are popular with stage and studio pros.
D'Addario is the world's largest manufacturer of strings for musical instruments. Many top guitarists won't play any other brand. Regardless of your playing style, D'Addario has a set of strings that's right for your acoustic guitar.

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D'AddarioEJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings
 
4.7

(based on 22 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (12)
  • Consistent (10)
  • Long life (9)
  • Well built / quality (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Back-up (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (9), Professional musician (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Very Nice

These 80/20's are wonderful strings. Good balance throughout the tone spectrum. My Huss and Dalton CM responds very well indeed! And you cannot get a better price than the six pack...Read complete review

These 80/20's are wonderful strings. Good balance throughout the tone spectrum. My Huss and Dalton CM responds very well indeed! And you cannot get a better price than the six pack purchase. Once again MF customer service is truly second to none, a wonderful breath of fresh air in a world of empty promise advertising.

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Not so good...

First use and my fingertips are black from residue...poor tone quality....no ring to these strings at all!

First use and my fingertips are black from residue...poor tone quality....no ring to these strings at all!

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5.0

I will buy again

Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

Good strings,good price and fast shipping

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5.0

Great tone. Clear high, Warm bottom end.

By Randall

from undisclosed

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Pros

  • Good Tone
  • Long Life

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Playing at any time

    Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

    I have D'Addario strings on 4 acoustic and 8 electrics. I have used these strings for years. They have excellent tone and have very good longevity.

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    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Not so good...

    By Jeff

    from DeKalb, IL

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Poor Tone Quality

      Best Uses

      • Backup

      Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

      First use and my fingertips are black from residue...poor tone quality....no ring to these strings at all!

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      5.0

      My long time favorite strings

      By Freshup

      from San Clemente Ca.

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Strong

      Cons

      • No cons

      Best Uses

      • All occasions

      Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

      I play a smallish Martin 000-16 and a biggish Lowden F25c. Use these strings on both. No "coated" (muffled) strings for me. These guys let the sound of these two beautiful gits shine.

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      5.0

      I would buy this product again

      By JB.

      from Creston,Ia.

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

        For the price these strings can't be beat...have a good mellow to bright tone..

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        5.0

        If You Need Brightness

        By rokdog49

        from Ohio

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

            These strings are great for anyone who has a darker sounding guitar if you want to coax a little more chime out of your acoustic, espicially for flat-picking and strumming. I find I am able to do bends with them easier than other brands of the same composition. D'Addarios are known to be brighter strings from the get-go and 80-20's especially.

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Good strings

            By James

            from Connecticut

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

            I like these better than the phosphor browse strings. They seem easier on my fingers and easier to bend. Will be purchasing them again.

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            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            big bang for the buck

            By Deek Vos

            from New York

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone
            • Long Life

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                I tried the ej11 80/20 years ago.i still love them. And for the price they are the best you can purchase.

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Very Nice

                By surflad

                from the sea is my home

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                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Good Tone

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                    These 80/20's are wonderful strings. Good balance throughout the tone spectrum. My Huss and Dalton CM responds very well indeed! And you cannot get a better price than the six pack purchase. Once again MF customer service is truly second to none, a wonderful breath of fresh air in a world of empty promise advertising.

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                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    My Frirst Choice

                    By Johno

                    from Milton, WV

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                    Pros

                    • Consistent
                    • Good Tone
                    • Long Life

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about D'Addario EJ11 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                        I cannot claim to have experience with many different brands of strings. But, of the types I have used for acoustic guitar, the EJ11s have been the most consistently clean and clear. They ring true and bright, yet have a sweetness as well, giving me the perfect voice for all moods of playing. They seem to outlive others I have tried too, and I strongly recommend them.

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