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Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack  

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Brighter, dynamic sound with lots of clarity.

A 6-pack of high-quality, long-lasting strings

Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood Acoustic Guitar strings are crafted from 80% copper, 20% zinc wire wrapped around hex-shaped, tin-plated, steel core wire. Among the most popular acoustic guitar strings from Ernie Ball, they provide a crisp, ringing sound with pleasing overtones.

All Ernie Ball strings are precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specs to assure consistency, optimum performance, and long life.

Gauges 11-15-22w-30-42-52


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Ernie Ball2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack
 
4.6

(based on 18 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

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    (1)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (9)
  • Consistent (6)
  • Well built / quality (6)
  • Long life (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

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

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Replace Your 12's for Better Playability

    I had Martin SP 12's on my Martin OMCPA4 and the sound was brittle. I knew I had to find strings that were a better match for the Sapele. A friend suggested these...Read complete review

    I had Martin SP 12's on my Martin OMCPA4 and the sound was brittle. I knew I had to find strings that were a better match for the Sapele. A friend suggested these and I tried them with a little hesitation because I thought the lighter gauge would buzz and/or weaken projection. I was pleasantly surprised at the excellent woody sound and tonal balance across all 6 strings. Even better, the slightly lighter strings on the Martin Performance Neck yielded a lively playablility that brought the instrument to life. I'm happy with the strings and happier than ever with the Sapele Martin.
    I have always preferred 80/20 Bronze wound over any other alloy or configuration for acoustic guitars.
    Clearly a quality product.
    Great strings at a compettive price.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Missing In Action

    Value desired, but not going to sacrifice quality, not when you need to produce

    Value desired, but not going to sacrifice quality, not when you need to produce

    Reviewed by 18 customers

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    5.0

    excellent value for price

    By Usually play a Tele !

    from Charlotte NC

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backup
      • Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

      Here's the deal, a six pack bundle pack of these strings cost about twice what a single set of hi priced strings cost. those sets do not last 3 times longer , not if you are paying attention to bright tone. I find these strings have excellent tone when fresh sure, after about 3 or 4 seeks of regular gigging they start to fade, thats over 32 hrs of just gigs, not including practice in between, How long do we want strings to last, just as soon as we start touching them they begin to fade. Some of us have more natural finger oil than others so naturally some of us will get longer life. I string these on a Taylor 414, they are very bright and and consistent from set to set. I have a hi priced set on the Taylor now and I can say from my own judgement I feel they are lacking in brightness. Going back Earthwounds, I generally use 11's...

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      5.0

      good deal

      By Jimmy Ray Klayrock

      from Clearwater Florida

      About Me Professional Musician

      Ask me a question

      Pros

      • Bold sound
      • Good Tone

      Cons

      • 010's Would Be Better

      Best Uses

      • Background In Confessiona
      • Bible Jamming
      • Choir Practice
      • Church Band
      • Practicing

      Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

      these strings were a good deal but would rather have 0.10's these start at .11 but I practice with them so its alright.

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      5.0

      My favorite string.

      By Rock'n R Guitars

      from Montana

      About Me Professional Musician

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

        You just can't go wrong with these strings. They have a tone and brightness that normally would cost you much more.

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        5.0

        The perfect tone

        By CaptainAwesome

        from I've been everywhere, man

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Nice Balanced Sound
        • Strong

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

        I've never been a fan of Ernie Ball's electric strings, but the Earthwood Lights are my favorite acoustic strings. I've tried 3 dozen different strings - various gauges, brands, and product lines, and these are by far my favorite ones. They play awesome, they're light on the wallet (which is why I didn't have high hopes when I bought my first set), and they seem to last about as long as most other strings I've played.

        I play ska/punk, blues, and some rockabilly and country, and the balanced tone of these these strings works for everything I do.

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        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Good Tone, Great Value!

        By JayBird

        from Connecticut

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        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Strong

        Cons

        • Short life

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Jamming
        • Practicing

        Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

        These Earthwoods are the only strings I use. I've tried all kinds of brands before and these get the most bang for the buck. The tone is fantastic. For awhile anyway. Depending on how often you play these strings will need to be changed every 3-5 weeks to keep that nice fresh tone. I don't mind changing strings every month and for the price they are worth it. Other brands may last twice as long but are three times the price. And the new tone of these are just as nice as high end strings. Plus the wide array of gauge to choose from is a plus. I use these on one guitar and the med-light on another. Bottom line: these strings are worth it! Get the value pack! If you absolutely hate changing strings you'd be better off paying the big money for that high end brand everybody talks about.

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        (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Good sound!

        By ML

        from Philadelphia

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday use

          Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

          The strings sound good, they last a long time and the price is right. I like them.

          Comment on this review

          (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Missing In Action

          By Vmcole

          from Ocean Park, WA

          About Me Professional Musician

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

            • No Presence Poor Project

            Best Uses

              Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

              Value desired, but not going to sacrifice quality, not when you need to produce

              Comment on this review

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Awesome!

              By Tom Beaudreau

              from Massachusetts

              About Me Professional Musician

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Great Tone

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

                  I've been looking for a replacement for the very expensive coated strings because of the expense. These strings, although they're are not coated actually feel like they are.
                  They have a great tone, are fairly cheap, and they feel very good compared to other non coated strings. I'm sold on Earthwood......I'm going to by them by the dozen.

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                  (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  Great

                  By Cha cha cha chia

                  from Colorado

                  About Me Professional Musician

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Good Tone
                  • Long Life

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Backup
                    • Concerts
                    • Practicing

                    Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

                    Great strings, could be a little softer on the fingers. But for what they are, great all around!

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                    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Always Great!

                    By The Clapper

                    from Pittsburgh, PA

                    About Me Professional Musician

                    Ask me a question

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Consistent
                    • Good Tone
                    • Long Life
                    • Strong

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Retired Pro

                      Comments about Ernie Ball 2004 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings 6 Pack:

                      We can always expect consistent quality from this company. I have loved these strings for a long time!

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