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

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Overview
  • Player's choice
  • Nickel roundwound
  • Bright, lasting tone
Description & Specs
  • MSRP:
    $27.30
  • Your Savings:
    - $16.91
  • Your Price:
    $1039

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D'Addario

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

These strings are the perfect weight to pull your pickups hard without having to pull the strings hard. Order today.

 
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D'AddarioEXL110 Nickel Light Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack
 
4.8

(based on 53 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (46)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Consistent (26)
  • Good tone (26)
  • Long life (26)
  • Well built / quality (21)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (24)
    • Concerts (20)
    • Back-up (15)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (23), Professional musician (6), Novice (3)

    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

    superstings

    By superdave

    from Flint mi

    About Me Experienced

    Ask me a question

    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:

      been playing over 40 years have not found any better strings

      Comment on this review

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      These are strings.

      By James

      from Indianapolis, IN

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Metallic
      • Shiny

      Cons

      • Got Poked During Install

      Best Uses

      • Producing Musical Notes

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

      I put these on my guitar and now I am able to product musical notes by striking them. Before, my guitar went "plink, plink, plink". Now it goes "bow chicka wow wow"! 10/10 would recommend.

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      4.0

      best strings love the tone!

      By trav

      from lebanon, oh

      About Me Novice

      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 have been switching back and forth between these and Ernie Balls. Ernie Ball's are fresh out of the pack but loosen up and loose tone quickly. I have gone back to these because they stay nice and tight and have consistent bright tone. I play mostly blues and classic rock and have never broken a string with these. I have played 9s but are a little to light for me. If you want strings that will last a long time and deliver a bright and snappy tone get these!

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        5.0

        EXL110 electric strings

        By Grandpa

        from Iberia, MO.

        About Me Professional Musician

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Professional

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

            These strings have never given me any trouble.

            Comment on this review

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            2.0

            There are better strings out there

            By Jeremy

            from Florida

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

              Cons

              • Breaks Easy
              • Inferior
              • Poor Tone Quality

              Best Uses

              • Backup If They're Free

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

              Went back to my Ernie Ball slinkys. Much better string all around. These strings have inferior tone, feel, and life when compared to the Ernie Balls.

              Comment on this review

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              excellent strings

              By igidttam

              from Jackson, NJ

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              Ask me a question

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Consistent
              • Feel Great
              • Good Tone
              • Long Life
              • Strong

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

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

                excellent strings. feel great and play great

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                5.0

                EXL110 strings

                By Grandpa

                from Missouri

                About Me Professional Musician

                Ask me a question

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Professional

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

                    I have used these strings for years and they have never let me down.

                    Comment on this review

                    (0 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    3.0

                    Love the strings, hate the packaging !

                    By Medley Guitar

                    from Philadelphia

                    About Me Professional Musician

                    Ask me a question

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Consistent
                    • Good Tone
                    • Long Life
                    • Strong

                    Cons

                    • Poor Packaging

                    Best Uses

                    • Backup
                    • Concerts
                    • Practicing

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

                    I've used these strings for eons. I hate the packaging. I'd prefer for them to be individually packed. I'll be switching to a different brand.

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                    4.0

                    EXL110 Nickel Light Strings

                    By Steve

                    from Pennsylvania

                    About Me Experienced

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Consistent
                    • Long Life

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Backup
                      • Concerts
                      • Practicing

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

                      I like D'Addario strings because of their consistancy. When I open a new pack, I know exactly what I'll be getting. This is the string brand I choose.

                      Comment on this review

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Amazing deal!

                      By Puppatweena

                      from Ogdensburg, NY

                      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:

                        A great deal for 3 sets

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