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D'Addario J55 Phosphor Bronze Medium Banjo Strings  

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  • 5-string banjo set
  • Medium Gauge (.010"-.023")
  • Stainless Steel
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The player's choice for many professional bluegrass musicians.

D'Addario J55 5-string banjo sets are made from plain steel and offer a Phosphor Bronze wound 4th string. Phosphor Bronze was introduced to string making by D'Addario in 1974 and has become synonymous with warm acoustic tone.

  • 5-string banjo set
  • Medium Gauge (.010"-.023")
  • Stainless Steel
  • Phospher Bronze wound D
  • Made in the USA

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J55 Phosphor Bronze Medium Banjo Strings Specifications:

  • Note: D
    Diameter: 0.010" (0.25mm)
    Tension: 13.9 lb. (6.31kg)
  • Note: B
    Diameter: 0.012" (0.30mm)
    Tension: 14.1 lb. (6.4g)
  • Note: G
    Diameter: 0.016" (0.41mm)
    Tension: 15.8 lb. (7.17kg)
  • Note: D
    Diameter: 0.023"(wound)
    Tension: 16.4 lb. (7.44kg)
  • Note: G
    Diameter: 0.010" (.25mm)
    Tension: 13.5lb. (6.13kg)
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J55 Phosphor Bronze Medium Banjo Strings

By Scudder

from Three Lakes , Wisconsin

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  • An Excellent Product
  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong


    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Practicing

    Comments about D'Addario J55 Phosphor Bronze Medium Banjo Strings:

    I always have a spare set of these with me. I know should I have a problem I have reliable backup.

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