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D'Addario EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings   

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D'Addario EXL170 Bright Bass Strings are among D'Addario's most popular round-wound, nickel-plated electric bass strings. World-renowned as "The Play...Read More

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D'Addario EXL170 Bright Bass Strings are among D'Addario's most popular round-wound, nickel-plated electric bass strings. World-renowned as "The Player's Choice" among bass players of all genres and styles. XL strings are round wound with nickel-plated steel, known for its distinctive bright tone, excellent intonation, and reduced fret wear.

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 bass strings that's right for you.

Gauges 45-65-80-100.

Great tone at an easy price.

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EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings

  • Gauges: 45-65-80-100
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D'AddarioEXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings
 
4.5

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5.0

Great All-Around Strings

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from New York City

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Comments about D'Addario EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings:

These are like Goldilocks strings: Not too bright (like stainless steels can be) not to dull (like flats can be) -- just right. If you need one set that can cover a lot of bases -- no pun intended -- these are a good choice.

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4.0

A Very Good String for many reasons

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from Cape Fear NC

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Pros

  • Consistent
  • D'Addarrio Rewards Program
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Musician's Friend Points

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      Comments about D'Addario EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings:

      I have a LOT of basses and each has their use. Some for performance, some for practice, some for their sound and some just for their looks. I get good life, tone and quality plus they make strings in short scale which not everyone does. (These are long scale.)

      The D'Addarrios are a great string for most every need that I have and allow me to change strings more regularly on my practice basses. Plus the Rewards Program that D'Addario offers along with their new Recycle Program where I can get more points for any string give me an incentive to use their strings more and more.

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      5.0

      real good buy

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      from kentucky

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Strong

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        Best Uses

        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about D'Addario EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings:

        Good set of strings, has good tone and look nice to

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        4.0

        Great

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        from VA

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        Comments about D'Addario EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings:

        Great value at the sale price.

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        5.0

        DA Strings

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        Comments about D'Addario EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings:

        Well XL strings are very cheap as well as very long lasting and smooth. when you first buy them the sound new like a little rattle kind but when you use them for a while it starts getting used to the bass and then sounds real smooth. And Tom Araya From the band Slayer uses them so they must be good anyways good strings must buy!!!

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        4.0

        The string I always go back to..

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        from Milwaukee, WI

        Comments about D'Addario EXL170 Nickel Wound Bright Round Wound Electric Bass Strings:

        I do not hate them. I do not love them. But I always return to them. They perform and sound great!!!

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