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Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings   

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Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 5-String Banjo Strings are crafted from 80% copper, 20% zinc wire wrapped around hex shaped tin plated steel core wire. The most popular acoustic provides 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.

Perfect for getting that plunky old sound.


Try 'em. You'll definitely feel and hear the difference. Order today.

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Ernie Ball2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings
 
4.9

(based on 7 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (7)
  • Consistent (6)
  • Long life (6)
  • Well built / quality (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Concerts (5)
  • Practicing (4)
  • Back-up (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Professional musician (4)

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5.0

Good old time sound,i play clawhammer style these do the job

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from Alabama

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Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong

Cons

  • No cons

Best Uses

  • Acoustic Jamming and performing

Comments about Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings:

I have been using the frailing strings since musicians friend started selling them. I play strictly acoustic and these strings have plenty of volume and great old time sound.

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5.0

Best string at the best price

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from Rapid City, SD

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Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings:

    The best string I have found at the best price from MF and I don't have to wait half a lifetime to get them. Punch in the order and the door bell rings, it's about that fast.

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    5.0

    Durability

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    from North Carolina

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Clawhammer
      • Frailing
      • Parlor Playing

      Comments about Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings:

      I love these strings on my Deering Goodtime banjo. I play in multiple tunnings all the time and If these string can last this long they get an A+ for me. When I first got the strings I did break one when putting them up there. That put a bad taste in my mouth as far as quality. But as I had bought a big pack of them I decided to just get another out and try it again. I blame that break on myself. These strings are a year old, and I play everyday.

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      5.0

      Great strings

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      from Long Beach,Ca.

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings:

        Just wanted to try,now this is what I was looking for. Even up and down the neck.

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        4.0

        Frailing Strings

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        from Delmar, New York

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        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings:

          Great sound but very hard on your fretting fingers. If you don't have calusses on your fingertips, you will after playing with these strings.

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          5.0

          Good string, great price.

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          from Rapid City, SD

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          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Good Tone
          • Long Life
          • Strong

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • Practicing

            Comments about Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings:

            I have been using Ernie Ball Phos. strings on my banjolas and banjos for quite some time. Not as loud as straight steel but the tone more than makes up for it. Musicians Friend prices, quick shipping and outstanding followup, if you need it keep bringing me back, thanks!

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            5.0

            Earthwood Frailing strings

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            from greensburg, kansas

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            Pros

            • Designed for clawhammer
            • Good Tone
            • Strong

            Cons

            • Breaks Easy

            Best Uses

            • Backup
            • Concerts
            • General purpose

            Comments about Ernie Ball 2061 Earthwood 80/20 Bronze 5-String Banjo Frailing Strings:

            very satisfied with product and the service provided by musicians friend

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