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Dunlop Heavy Core Electric Guitar Strings - Heavy Gauge  

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Guitar strings for the player that enjoys higher tension at standard tuning or normal tension at dropped tunings.

Heavy Core guitar strings are uniquely designed with Dunlop's proprietary core-to-wrap ratios that are meticulously calculated so the guitar player can really "dig in" while retaining sound fundamentals. Heavy Core Strings (like all of Dunlop's guitar strings) are manufactured with the highest-quality materials and are engineered for great tone, balance, and feel.

"Heavy" guitar string gauges: 10-13-17-28-38-48


Get heavy-core guitar strings for heavy tones when you order a pack or two of these Dunlop drop-tuning strings today.

 
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DunlopHeavy Core Electric Guitar Strings - Heavy Gauge
 
4.8

(based on 5 reviews)

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Pros

  • Consistent (3)
  • Good tone (3)
  • Long life (3)
  • Well built / quality (3)

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      5.0

      best

      By jason

      from chatt. tennessee

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about Dunlop Heavy Core Electric Guitar Strings - Heavy Gauge:

        best tone and feel A++++++++

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        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great solution to beef up sound

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Dunlop Heavy Core Electric Guitar Strings - Heavy Gauge:

            I wanted a string to fatten up the sound on my guitar and this string was perfect for the job. I dont actually drop tune often on this guitar. They hold up wonderfully for drop tuning, seeing how that is the original purpose of the string. I like the tension they add. Its not much more than typical strings have. The added depth and fullness is great though. My EMGs really benefitted from these strings. The price is great and they hold up over time.

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Blown away

            By RonJeremyIsGod

            from anywhere

            About Me Professional Musician

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            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone
            • Long Life
            • Strong

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Anything but shredding
              • Backup
              • Concerts
              • Hard rock to death metal
              • Practicing

              Comments about Dunlop Heavy Core Electric Guitar Strings - Heavy Gauge:

              I'll never play anything else for a long time unless I'm really hard up. The new feel is perfectly broken not overwhelmingly new requiring little stretching, the sound is perfect for any music where you tune below D.

              very smooth slides the grip is like DR Dimebag Hi-voltage strings. Think a darker version of D'Addario strings, I've used ernie ball to Dean Markley and whatever my former guitar shops could throw at me and these are way better.

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Dunlop heavy core 10-48

              By wyd-open

              from Chicagoland area

              Comments about Dunlop Heavy Core Electric Guitar Strings - Heavy Gauge:

              I have many different guitars that are set up for many different purposes and I am sold on this set for all of my D tuned guitars. With a good feel and no coloring of tone like some other strings, these are a good choice.
              I am quickly becoming a fan of the heavy core strings. The 10-48 set is great for D std. on a 24.75 scale guitar. The heavy core strings seem to feel a little stiffer for faster playing and lower action with no buzzing. They also have a smooth feel for the gauge.
              Pricing is in line with other industry standard strings. Good value considering the quality.

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              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Huge improvement over the standard Dunlop strings

              By Elfranco

              from North Dakota

              Comments about Dunlop Heavy Core Electric Guitar Strings - Heavy Gauge:

              I won a set of these through Dunlop, and I'm pleasantly surprised. I've had them on my 2001 Gothic Les Paul for over a month and they're still fresh. They're similar to the regular Dunlop 10 gauge, which I've also tried, but the Heavy Core has outlasted and performed my standards. Daddario's are my usually brand, but that might change.

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