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D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack)   

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Gauges: 12-16-24-32-42-53.These acoustic guitar strings feature a computer-controlled wrapping around a hex core. D'Addario is the world's largest ma...Read More

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Extended life and crystal clarity.

Gauges: 12-16-24-32-42-53.

These acoustic guitar strings feature a computer-controlled wrapping around a hex core.

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 string set that's right for you.


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D'AddarioEJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack)
 
4.6

(based on 78 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (62)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (55)
  • Consistent (49)
  • Well built / quality (37)
  • Long life (35)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (33)
  • Concerts (32)
  • Back-up (19)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (37), Professional musician (20), Novice (8)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Stand the test of time

I have been using these strings for over 30 years, and they remain the best and brightest strings I've ever used. They are high quaity and last over time. I had to case...Read complete review

I have been using these strings for over 30 years, and they remain the best and brightest strings I've ever used. They are high quaity and last over time. I had to case up my guitar for over three years. When I finally opened it, my guitar was still in tune and the strings were as bright as the day they were purchased. These are the only strings I'll ever use.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not Impressed

I have these strings on my Martin 000-15M and am not a fan. They don't bend easily nor is it easy to move across the fretboard. Yes there are friction sprays that can...Read complete review

I have these strings on my Martin 000-15M and am not a fan. They don't bend easily nor is it easy to move across the fretboard. Yes there are friction sprays that can be applied but don't last long/have to be reapplied. I only tried these strings because of the reviews and at a cheap price but will pay extra for Elixir's which are fantastic.

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5.0

BEST STRINGS ON THE MARKET !!

Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

The best strings money can buy

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5.0

My go-to strings.

By Marc

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

My go-to strings. Sound good, last long.

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5.0

recommend trying

By Ralph

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

Great sound. Stays in tune

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5.0

Great string

By Sweet hickory

from Bklyn, NY

About Me Professional Musician

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

    Great strings,consistan good tone.

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    5.0

    I would buy this product again

    By Preacher man

    from Calhoun Georgia

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

        I play in church and in a gospel group

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        5.0

        Best Acoustic String on the Market

        By Watermelon Man

        from Winfield, WV

        About Me Experienced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Performances
          • Practicing

          Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

          I've tried many other strings over the years and D'Addario has remained consistently dependable for crisp, bright tone quality and long lasting even though I generally don't utilize their ability for longer life but, I know I can in a pinch. They have consistently been the best performer for acoustic/acoustic electric and my electric guitars as well.

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          5.0

          Still My Go-To Choice!!!

          By Ardo

          from NY, NY

          About Me Professional Musician

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Good Tone
          • Strong

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

            I've used these for years: Still the best all-around choice for me!

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            2.0

            Not Impressed

            By CT

            from Fort Worth, Tx

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

            I have these strings on my Martin 000-15M and am not a fan. They don't bend easily nor is it easy to move across the fretboard. Yes there are friction sprays that can be applied but don't last long/have to be reapplied. I only tried these strings because of the reviews and at a cheap price but will pay extra for Elixir's which are fantastic.

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            5.0

            I would buy this product again

            By John

            from Wafered Heights Ca.

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone
            • Long Life
            • Strong

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Backup
              • Concerts
              • Practicing

              Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

              I use these strings on my Washburn and my Taylor guitars

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              5.0

              Great for my acoustic guitar

              By Tommy

              from Virginia

              About Me Professional Musician

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Consistent
              • Good Tone
              • Long Life

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

                Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

                These strings sound great on my acoustic guitars.

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