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D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack  

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Gauges 11-14-18-28-38-49.World-renowned as "The Player's Choice" among guitarists of all genres and styles. EXL strings are wound with nickel-plated ...Read More

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

Gauges 11-14-18-28-38-49.

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'AddarioEXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack
 
4.6

(based on 9 reviews)

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67%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Consistent (5)
  • Long life (5)
  • Good tone (3)
  • Well built / quality (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (4)
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    5.0

    They do what strings do

    By J.

    from Boston, MA

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Do The Job
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

      Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

      They do what strings do and do seem "brighter" compared to some other cheapo brands but that might just be in my head.

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      3.0

      Decent, but not the best for me

      By FatIrishCrooner

      from Mansfield, OH

      About Me Professional Musician

      Pros

      • Balanced Tone
      • Consistent
      • Good Tension
      • Long Life

      Cons

      • Breaks Easy
      • Poor Tone Quality

      Best Uses

      • Good For Country
      • Some Blues

      Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

      Don't purchase if you use heavy picks playing anything with jazz influence. Tone is too thin.

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      The best strings I've used

      By Ax

      from Blacksburg, VA

      About Me Experienced

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Sound

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

        I've tried strings of all shapes, sizes and companies. Gauges from 9s to 12s (it was a phase..)

        I recently started using D'Addarios on my acoustic and my electric, and this gauge in particular is perfect for what I play on my electric. Not too heavy, and not too bendy, it gives just enough tension to get nice bends and tones. Felt a nice fuzzy feeling inside me when I put these strings on and plugged my guitar in!

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        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Alright

        By jbroider

        from Concord, NH

        About Me Professional Musician

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        Pros

        • Bright
        • Smooth

        Cons

        • Not Consistent
        • Unreliable

        Best Uses

        • Practicing

        Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

        I purchased these strings 2 weeks ago hoping to finally find a go-to set that lasted a while. I love this range of strings in this set. I play about half an hour a day during the week and about 2 hours everyday on the weekend. After about A week I took my guitar out of the case and my D string snapped right at the 12th fret. Even though i am not fond of them my ernie balls lasted way longer and were more consistent but if i was hitting the studio i would load up with these guys because they initially sound pretty sweet. If you are an experienced musician like myself looking for a set to buy everytime and rely on, this is not your set.

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        5.0

        I only use DAddario Strings, best

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Practicing

          Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

          Ben using these strings for two years, never disappointed with sound and quality.

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          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Best for Blues

          By Blues4u

          from El Cajon,Ca

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          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Good Tone
          • Long Life
          • Strong

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

            New package does not state BLUES/JAZZ ROCK, like old look better. HOWEVER D'ADDARIO rules in my book.

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Best guitar strings bar none!

            By Rockin' Ron

            from PHX, AZ area

            Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

            I own, among other electric guitars, an L-4 copy by Washburn for jazz and blues and my local dealer suggested these when I first bought it to replace the factory strings. They have brilliance in their tone, deep resonance on the low strings, and they hold their sound for a very long time. Since I don't use this gem very often, I can actually get by with changing the strings about every 6 months - as compared to every 2-3 months on my Les Paul. I tried the 12's out on it once and there was too much buzz on the low strings due to how my action was set up, so 11's are primo choice for my axe. I will give the 12's their due, however, in that their sound was full, bright and super output on the lower strings - perhaps a bit too much, they are offered at a great price, how can you say no to that? For jazz style electrics (ES-335, L-4, L-5, etc), I would recommend these in a heartbeat! As some have said here before, "Just buy them - you won't be disappointed!" Great strings, great price, great sound, and great value. These babies work!

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            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great strings for a great price.

            By AWSX1686

            from Waynesboro, PA

            Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

            These are great electric guitar strings for a great price. They go into their sweet spot quickly and stay there for a while. My strings are usually in their sweet spot in 1-2 days and last for 2-3 months. These are the only strings i get for my electric guitar.

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            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Strings

            Comments about D'Addario EXL115 Nickel Blues/Jazz Electric Guitar Strings Single-Pack:

            Rich, warm, and balanced tone. With the higher tension you can really dig in and get aggressive. Ringing sustain. Long lasting and retain their brightness for a few good weeks. Best strings I've played with.

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