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D'Addario ProSteels EPS165 Light Top/Medium Bottom Long Scale Bass Strings  

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Overview

  • G: .045" diameter; 41.9 lbs. tension
  • D: .065" diameter; 47.3 lbs. tension
  • A: .085" diameter; 44.9 lbs. tension
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    $35.40
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  • New Price:
    $1747

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D'Addario

D'Addario's brightest and most magnetic bass strings.

Get the most out of your bass! ProSteels are made from a specialized stainless steel alloy that delivers harmonically rich, brilliant high-end and deep, focused bottom. These strings excel at delivering the ringing piano-like tone that many bass players crave. Each wrap is precisely wound onto a hex core using D'Addario's exclusive computer-controlled machines, which monitor and control wrap speed and tension with extreme precision. The result is a set of strings with precise intonation and unparalleled consistency gig after gig.

Features

  • G: .045" diameter; 41.9 lbs. tension
  • D: .065" diameter; 47.3 lbs. tension
  • A: .085" diameter; 44.9 lbs. tension

Powerful stainless steel tone to drive your pickups and deliver a powerful, pure, and punchy bass signal. Order today.

 
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D'AddarioProSteels EPS165 Light Top/Medium Bottom Long Scale Bass Strings
 
4.6

(based on 5 reviews)

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4.0

Great 'Hybrids'

By CincyBassPlayer52

from Cincinnati, OH

About Me Professional Musician

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backup

    Comments about D'Addario ProSteels EPS165 Light Top/Medium Bottom Long Scale Bass Strings:

    Great backup strings blend well with other sets and are a good general set of strings.

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    5.0

    Awesome Tone!

    By Thebigrickster

    from Santa Rosa, CA

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Easy on the fingers
    • Good Price
    • Good Tone

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

    • All around great strings
    • Backup
    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about D'Addario ProSteels EPS165 Light Top/Medium Bottom Long Scale Bass Strings:

    I play in a cover band, and I've used lots of other strings, and I have found that the 'gut-wrenching' sound of these strings really make them cut thru when playing live! My bass is a modified MIM Fender Jazz bass, with Ampeg and SWR equipment. They have a lot of 'thump' to them that I haven't been able to find in other strings. Prosteels are now my 'go-to' strings!

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    5.0

    good strings

    By poopypants1234

    from Nashville

    Comments about D'Addario ProSteels EPS165 Light Top/Medium Bottom Long Scale Bass Strings:

    I have owned these strings for about a week now and I have to say these strings are brilliant!! These will take a little while to get used to but after you get used to them they are great. I mean, pickups are magnetic right? Why not get metal strings then! Get these you will not regret it!

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    4.0

    These are good strings

    By Colin-XUHyQ

    from Connecticut

    Comments about D'Addario ProSteels EPS165 Light Top/Medium Bottom Long Scale Bass Strings:

    I used these for a while, before I realized that I should experiment with different strings to see what kind of tones I could get. The Ernie Ball Hybrid Steels are a bit more of Mid range than these, I had to EQ my bass equipment less.These strings, however, last for a long time. They feel very much like a steel string, and are a bit tough, but you get used to them. For now, i'm sticking to my Ernie Balls since they are cheaper and I like them better.

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    5.0

    Excellent Strings

    By Bear_San

    from Santa Barbara, CA

    Comments about D'Addario ProSteels EPS165 Light Top/Medium Bottom Long Scale Bass Strings:

    I bought these to replace the stock stings on my Ibanez GSR200, and I was literally amazed... it was like I bought a new bass. These strings are great, and I am honestly afraid to try any other strings because I love the sound of these ProSteels so much.

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