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Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053) 

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OVERVIEW

Balanced voice across all strings.

Prolong your tone with the same acoustic guitar strings that experienced players worldwide trust to keep their incredible tone longer than any other string available.

Unlike other string brands, Elixir Strings coats the whole string. This protects not only the outer string surface but also the gaps between the windings where common tone-deadening gunk typically builds up in other brands’ coated and uncoated guitar strings. Anti-Rust Plating on plain steel strings ensures longer tone life for the entire set.

Who wouldn’t love more quality playing time between the hassle and cost of string changes?

Premium by design, these acoustic strings constructed with 80/20 (80% copper, 20% zinc) bronze wrap wire boast a crisp, bright tone with an expressive, vibrant presence. Compared to Elixir's original POLYWEB Coating, the ultra-thin NANOWEB Coating allows a more traditionally textured, “uncoated” feel.

For a slicker, gentler feel, try the original POLYWEB Coating on their 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Strings, which also feature a more robust and rounded tone. For more of a balance between bold and bright, Elixir's Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating deliver full-bodied tone and sparkling high-end clarity alongside the same traditional feel as these 80/20 bronze strings.

Of course, the kind of string you play is all a matter of personal preference. Not sure what tone or feel is right for you? Try them out for yourself, and find your new favorite string from Elixir Strings. For a more in-depth look at what makes our strings so special, scroll to the branded info further down the page.

FEATURES
  • Gauges 013, .017, .025, .032, .042, .053
  • Acoustic guitar strings constructed with 80/20 (80% copper, 20% zinc) bronze wrap wire 
  • Played for a crisp, bright tone with an expressive, vibrant presence
  • Ultra-thin NANOWEB Coating provides a more traditionally textured, “uncoated” feel 
  • Patented coating technology protects against common corrosion, extending tone life longer than any other brand’s coated or uncoated strings (Elixir Strings player survey)
  • America’s #1 acoustic guitar string brand – MI SalesTrak® (US $ Vol)

Order a few packs to always keep your guitar sounding fresh.

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Elixir80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053)
 
4.8

(based on 11 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (10)
  • Long life (9)
  • Consistent (8)
  • Well built / quality (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (6)
  • Concerts (5)
  • Back-up (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (7), Professional musician (4)

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Elixir HD Light Strings

By Ken

from Oklahoma

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Good Tone

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

      I saw the reviews about the HD Lights not being ground-breaking technology; however, the re-arrangement of some medium and light strings is just perfect for my uses. I play at church, normally finger-picking and an occasional flat pick. I put the strings on my Taylor 414 and 615. I've used Elixir for a few years. I will always use HD lights from now on.

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Nice strings

      By kdm1218

      from San Angelo, TX

      About Me Experienced

      See all my reviews

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

          Tried a set of these on my Taylor 312ce instead of the regular lights by Elixir and love these. I have tried other brands of strings on my Taylor and it just didn't have the same sweet tone. Hoping they start making a multi-pack option for saving a little with increased quantity orders of these HDs.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          so far so good.

          By bcmyers21

          from troy oh

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Good Tone

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

            I am happy with the strings so far. They have a little more volume than lights.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Stings

            By Tommy

            from Buffalo, NY

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Long Life

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

                These are new Strings that Taylor Guitars worked with Elixer to design. I have used the traditional Nano-web Light strings for years and these new HD strings are even better!

                 
                5.0

                Best Strings for my Acoustic.

                By Mojo

                from Bunkie, LA

                About Me Professional Musician

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                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Good Tone
                • Long Life
                • Strong

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

                  Best Strings for an acoustic that last longer than conventional strings.

                   
                  5.0

                  Excellent Strings! On my second set

                  By Dances with Bison

                  from Jackson, WY

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                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Consistent
                  • Good Tone
                  • Long Life
                  • Strong

                  Cons

                  • None!

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

                  These strings are fantastic. They hold the tuning well, feel great on the fingers, and last a long, long time. They sound amazing! Some guy at a different guitar place tried to convince me that other Elixer strings are the same, but he was WAY wrong! Once you try these you will not want any others.

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  They sound great ,but the E and B are to painful for me.

                  By Terrel

                  from Palm harbor Fl

                  About Me Professional Musician

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                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Consistent
                  • Good Tone
                  • Long Life
                  • Strong

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Concerts

                    Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

                    I find the 13&17 E and B are to hard for me to play long periods of time. They have a very solid sound but I'm. Going back to 12 &. 16s

                     
                    5.0

                    Great product

                    By Michael

                    from undisclosed

                    About Me Professional Musician

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                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Consistent
                    • Good Tone
                    • Long Life

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Concerts
                      • Practicing

                      Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

                      I love the warmth and tonal quality of these strings. I get about 2 months of serious use before changing them out. I use them on all 3 of my guitars.

                       
                      5.0

                      Great Clear Tone

                      By Lucky Buzzard Dave

                      from Bonita Springs Florida

                      About Me Professional Musician

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Consistent
                      • Good Tone
                      • Long Life
                      • Strong

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Concerts

                        Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

                        Use these on my Breedlove actively gigging.

                         
                        4.0

                        Great sustaining strings but difficult to bend

                        By CT

                        from Fort Worth, Tx

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                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Consistent
                        • Good Tone
                        • Long Life

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Backup
                          • Practicing

                          Comments about Elixir 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

                          They are a tad hard to bend but are great otherwise.

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