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D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound   

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Gauges 11-15-22-30-40-50.3 polishing steps produce an incredibly smooth finish on D'Addario Chromes ECG24 Electric Guitar Strings. Nickel-plated stee...Read More

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Smooth-sounding, smooth-playing flatwound for warm tone.

Gauges 11-15-22-30-40-50.

3 polishing steps produce an incredibly smooth finish on D'Addario Chromes ECG24 Electric Guitar Strings. Nickel-plated steel under winding on hex cores with chrome ribbon winding. G string is wound.

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 electric guitar.

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D'AddarioXL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound
 
4.8

(based on 53 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (44)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (16)
  • Long life (12)
  • Consistent (10)
  • Well built / quality (10)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Concerts (10)
  • Practicing (9)
  • Back-up (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Professional musician (10), Experienced (6)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

The Last Kind of Strings You'll Use

This will probably the last kind of guitar strings I'll be using for my Les Paul. It is perfect for Jazz & Blues. As what the packaging say, it gives warm clear...Read complete review

This will probably the last kind of guitar strings I'll be using for my Les Paul. It is perfect for Jazz & Blues. As what the packaging say, it gives warm clear tone and it is ultra smooth. After installing it to my Les Paul, I played continously for 5hours and my left hand fingers did not even hurt a little. You can slide and bend smoothly with this. You won't probably put your guitar down for hours after installing this. You will fall in-love with your guitar after hearing it with this string.

Also, D'Addario has a great corrosion protection packaging. The strings are fresh after you've opened it.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Read this if you're metal

These string are alright. I put them on, and they are what they say: REALLY mellow tone. I didn't like it, but it was kind of amusing to hear. When I used...Read complete review

These string are alright. I put them on, and they are what they say: REALLY mellow tone. I didn't like it, but it was kind of amusing to hear. When I used them through an amp with distortion they sounded alright. And, for a second, I thought I might use them; but they're not good for solos and you can't do pick slides, due to the flat nature of the wound. They do almost totally eliminate the noise from your fingers though. That's pretty cool.Now, I play metal, but I wanted to try them. And I had heard a few people who play metal liking these. And they would work for a few kinds of metal (the styles that are all lows and no solos or leads). They're meant for Jazz anyway. If you play the aformentioned metal styles, then go ahead and try them out. But, most metal people should just not bother.

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5.0

Great strings for a Jazzmaster or Jaguar

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from Texas

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Pros

  • Good Tone
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

    Make the Jazzmaster sound like it should. May go to the extra lights next time just to experiment, but either way, these are the strings you need to make your Jazzmaster or Jaguar sound like they were intended.

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    5.0

    Surprisingly Awesome!

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    from USA

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    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

    • Not what your ears expect

    Best Uses

      Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

      I bought these at a store on a whim. With nothing better to do, I put them on an acoustic guitar. They have a dense, clear tone. The attack isn't as sharp as normal strings, but the sustain seems to be about the same. Best part? No string squeak when I slide my fingers up and down the fretboard.

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      5.0

      Favorite guitar strings for Jazz

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      from Denver, CO

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Concerts
        • Practicing
        • Recording

        Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

        I will keep buying this product.

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        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Don't fear the reverb

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        from Cincinnati, Ohio

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        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

          The perfect tone for surf music. When played through a reverb stand alone unit, these strings allow all the punch you want while rolling off any brittleness typical of heavy reverb settings. In the end, the player and listeners can hear the lush yet bold sound that keeps people interested enough to hang around. i've tried several other flatwounds but these are the best by far.

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          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Received in a timely manner. Haven't used them yet.

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          from State College, Pa.

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          Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

          Just received the strings. Haven't used them yet

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          4.0

          A good jazz guitar string for the money

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          from Ozark mountains, Arkansas

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          Pros

          • Good Tone
          • Long Life

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

            I used to pay out the nose for jazz strings from Europe. A friend told me about the jazz flatwounds from D'Addario. Since I had been using D'Addario strings on almost all of my instruments for years I decided to try a set on my Guild Savoy jazz box. Nice. It seems the older they get the funkier jazz sound I get out of them. I guess all my instruments will be strung with D'Addario strings now.

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            5.0

            Flat Wounds

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            from Kailua-Kona, HI.

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            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone
            • Long Life
            • Strong

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Backup
              • Concerts
              • Practicing

              Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

              It's the only strings that I use on my ES-175

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              excellent strings

              By 

              from Altoona, PA

              About Me Novice

              Pros

              • Good Tone
              • Long Life

              Cons

              • None

              Best Uses

                Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

                Sound great on my Ibanez hollow body.

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Very good strings

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                from NH

                About Me Professional Musician

                Pros

                • Good Tone
                • Long Life

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

                  Very good strings for both home and stage use.

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Better than those at 2x the price!

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                  from Petersburg, VA

                  About Me Experienced

                  Pros

                  • Consistent
                  • Good Tone
                  • Long Life
                  • Strong

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about D'Addario XL Chromes Jazz Light Electric Guitar Strings ECG24 Flatwound:

                      I've used these strings for years. I tried the expensive ones once...only once. The XLs always impress.

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