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D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack   

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Gauges 10-13-17-26-36-46.World-renowned as "The Player's Choice" among guitarists of all genres and styles. EXL strings are wound with nickel-plated ...Read More

Available 06-08-2016

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The string you need to get the sound you're after, again and again.

Gauges 10-13-17-26-36-46.

World-renowned as "The Player's Choice" among guitarists of all genres and styles. EXL strings are wound with nickel-plated steel, known for it's distinctive bright tone and reduced fret wear. EXL110s are among D'Addario's most popular round-wound, nickel-plated electric guitar strings.

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.


FEATURES
  • Player's choice
  • Nickel roundwound
  • Bright, lasting tone
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D'AddarioEXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack
 
4.8

(based on 76 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Consistent (45)
  • Good tone (45)
  • Long life (42)
  • Well built / quality (36)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (40)
  • Concerts (33)
  • Back-up (24)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (35), Professional musician (14), Novice (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Sometimes, change is good

A few weeks ago, I had a string break which hasn't happened in a while though I knew I was pounding my set of strings hard; day in, day out I have been...Read complete review

A few weeks ago, I had a string break which hasn't happened in a while though I knew I was pounding my set of strings hard; day in, day out I have been practicing and playing with a few buddies though my set of Ernie Ball hybrids (orange pack) took the beating well.

After which, I decided to try another brand of string and since I was listening to Guthrie Govan a LOT, I thought it may be a good idea to try Rotosound strings. Headed over to my local guitar shop, all they had were Roto 11's. I was contemplating for a good 5 minutes on what to do because I had a horrible experience with a set of D'addario acoustic strings and didn't want that to happen again...but I decided to tempt faith. Bought a pack of EXL110s, went home, and cleaned and set up my guitar as I do with each string change.

Once I put on that new set though, my guitar was SET! They have a different feel to them compared to Ernie Ball strings though I actually found them incredibly easier to play. The strings actually felt like they were ready to play right out of the pack and hardly needed any sort of stretching. They are a tad bright though at the same time have a VERY balanced tone which I liked. With Ernie Ball sets, a difference in gauge can be a difference in tone though the reason for buying hybrid sets (9s on the top, 10s on the bottom) was to accomodate my lead playing with the rhythm. Though with these D'addario strings, I felt like I didn't even need any custom gauges or hybrid sets.

I can't deny that my guitar setup didn't help though considering I adjusted neck relief and action again which helped tremendously though the tone of these strings has been consistent for close to a month now and I've been playing EVERY day for at least 2 hours.

I'd say D'addario did a great job and I must say that Musicians Friend has a great deal on here! Next pay check, definitely getting myself a 3-pack.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Very easy to break

First off, I'd just like to say that I don't rock the whammy bar extensively and I don't do huge bends all the time. I am not an extreme player and within the first...Read complete review

First off, I'd just like to say that I don't rock the whammy bar extensively and I don't do huge bends all the time. I am not an extreme player and within the first week, my high E string had already broken. I must admit that they do sound good although they have this weird sound on the clean channel. They are just very easy to break.

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5.0

Great deal!

By Anthony

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

Good price for guitar strings!

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5.0

Never have a problem with these strings

Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

Only strings I use

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5.0

My new favorite

By old timer

from Adirondacks, NY

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Consistent
  • easy on the fingers
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong
  • warm tone

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

      I tried these( D'Addario) simultaneously with the equivalent Ernie Ball that had just about every famous guitar player's endorsement on the package and for me I have to give these the edge. These strings feel more "homey" to me for lack of a better adjective. The equivalent Ernie Ball is very nice but seems to me to have a more bright sound where the D ' Addario seem to be more of a warm sound. It's a personal preference. If you ever watch any videos of Eddie Van Halen messing around at home, you will see packages of D'Addrio strings hanging around. I actually bought these because of the price originally though.

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      5.0

      excellant product and i will continue to purchase from MF

      By gerry

      from slc,ut

      About Me Novice

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing

        Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

        great products and prices

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        5.0

        This is my favorite electric string - period.

        By jerry

        from houston tx

        About Me Professional Musician

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

          Use these on instruments that accept light gauge strings and for those that desire extra light, go to the 120's and you can't go wrong.

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          5.0

          great strings!

          By PD

          from VA

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Good Tone
          • Long Life
          • Strong

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

            I've used these for years and no complaints and very few breaks

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            5.0

            I would buy this product again

            By PRS24

            from Northwest Florida

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone
            • Long Life
            • Strong

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • I play at church
              • Practicing

              Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

              These strings are exceptional in all categories.

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              5.0

              Good deal on good strings!

              By T-bone

              from Colorado

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Consistent
              • Good Tone
              • Long Life
              • Strong

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

                Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

                good deal on good strings!

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                5.0

                nice!

                By yar

                from chiloquin oregon..

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                Ask me a question

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                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Good Tone
                • Long Life
                • Strong

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

                  good strings they work well..

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                  4.0

                  good product..great service

                  By hondo

                  from logan wv

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Good Tone
                  • Long Life

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Backup
                    • Practicing

                    Comments about D'Addario EXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack:

                    a careing company

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