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D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack   

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Gauges 45-65-80-100.D'Addario EXL170TP Bass Guitar Strings feature round-wound, nickel-plated steel wrap wire for bright, true sound without prematur...Read More

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Great strings times two!

Gauges 45-65-80-100.

D'Addario EXL170TP Bass Guitar Strings feature round-wound, nickel-plated steel wrap wire for bright, true sound without premature 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 strings that's right for your bass guitar.


Get rid of those crusty old strings today, and BUY THIS TWIN-PACK!

SPECIFICATIONS

EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack

  • Gauges: .045, .065, .080, .100
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D'AddarioEXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack
 
4.6

(based on 40 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (32)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (12)
  • Consistent (10)
  • Long life (9)
  • Well built / quality (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (9)
  • Concerts (8)
  • Back-up (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (10), Professional musician (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great buy.

Ordered them the first time due to price. That was years ago. I loved them the 1st time I used them and have no intentions of changing. They last long, stay in...Read complete review

Ordered them the first time due to price. That was years ago. I loved them the 1st time I used them and have no intentions of changing. They last long, stay in tune, and sound great. Best bang for the buck in the business.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Worst strings I've ever used.

I bought these strings because they're cheap, now I see why. When I got the strings I put them on and was disapointed right of the bat. These strings were bright, but it...Read complete review

I bought these strings because they're cheap, now I see why. When I got the strings I put them on and was disapointed right of the bat. These strings were bright, but it was that bad kind of bright where it had a very toneless clanking. Once broken in these strings sounded very bad, (That's the only way I can describe the tone). Then within about 1 WEEK, they died leaving behind a trail of dull, horrid, uneven tone. I'd skip these if I were you.

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5.0

Great sounding and stay intune well.

By 

from Kansas

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

    These are quality strings. D'Addario is one of my favorite strings for Bass, electric and Acoustic guitar.

    Comment on this review

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Excellent Strings

    By 

    from Coastal Maryland

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Lively Sound
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

    • None Found

    Best Uses

    • Modern Tones
    • Not As Good For Jazz

    Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

    Very bright sound, great modern sound for rock, jazz rock and slap. Great sustain too. Even across and up the neck. Excellent price!

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    5.0

    THIS BRAND ALWAYS PERFORMS WELL FOR ME

    By 

    from NH

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    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Spank
    • Good Tone
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backup
      • Concerts
      • Practicing
      • Stage Worthy

      Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

      GOOD STUFF ,,,I USE D'Addario ON ALL MY AXES

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      5.0

      great product

      By 

      from cherokee ks

      About Me Professional Musician

      Ask me a question

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

        I've been using these for awhile now no complaints they last A good long time sounds real good on my USA custom P-Bass for the price you can't beet them.

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        5.0

        Best value

        By 

        from Boston, MA

        About Me Professional Musician

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

          Best bang for your buck. Can't beat the price and value these strings offer.

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          3.0

          Not too bright

          By 

          from Colorado Springs

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Long Life

          Cons

          • Poor Tone Quality

          Best Uses

            Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

            These sound like 2 month old strings when brand new.

            Comment on this review

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Great Strings, Great Price!

            By 

            from New Mexico

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            Ask me a question

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Tone
            • Long Life

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Backup
              • Concerts
              • Practicing

              Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

              These are great strings for the price. The tone and life of the strings are certainly strong points. Where the strings lack a bit for me is in tension. They are a bit more "floppy" than some of the more expensive strings I have used. Overall, I'm sure I will buy them again at some point simply because of the quality you get for the price.

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              5.0

              Excellent quality, value, & reliability

              By 

              from Texas

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Consistent
              • Good Tone

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Purpose String

                Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

                Been through several brands, and settled on D'addario. Best price point to tone value. Quality of the strings is consistent through the life of the strings. Rarely break even under a heavy hand.

                Comment on this review

                (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great buy.

                By 

                from South Carolina

                About Me Professional Musician

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Good Strings
                • Good Tone
                • Long Life
                • Strong

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

                Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

                Ordered them the first time due to price. That was years ago. I loved them the 1st time I used them and have no intentions of changing. They last long, stay in tune, and sound great. Best bang for the buck in the business.

                Comment on this review

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Quality String

                By 

                from georgia

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                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about D'Addario EXL170TP Round Wound Bass Guitar Strings 2-Pack:

                      These strings are VERY bright.

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