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Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light   

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Fender's 150 series Pure Nickel strings deliver a smooth feel with reduced finger noise. The tone is rich and warm with abundant harmonics. These Fen...Read More

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Reap the benefits of time-tested Fender quality.

Fender's 150 series Pure Nickel strings deliver a smooth feel with reduced finger noise. The tone is rich and warm with abundant harmonics. These Fender electric guitar strings are perfect for blues, jazz, and classic rock.

Gauges: 09-11-16-24-32-42.

Fender has been an instrument of choice for many of the greatest musicians since 1946. Fender's popularity through the generations is a result of their design innovations and commitment to quality. These light guitar strings reflect this legacy and are worthy of the Fender name. Attention to detail and the finest materials ensure that you will get the best feeling and greatest sounding strings, set after set.


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Fender150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light
 
4.8

(based on 16 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (11)
  • Long life (10)
  • Consistent (8)
  • Well built / quality (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (6)
  • Concerts (5)
  • Back-up (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (9), Professional musician (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Long time user

This is one of my 3 name brand strings (Ernie Ball and Stay In Tune). I like the tone of the pure blues strings. These have a nice "feel" to...Read complete review

This is one of my 3 name brand strings (Ernie Ball and Stay In Tune). I like the tone of the pure blues strings. These have a nice "feel" to them. Seem to last as long as my other 2 brands and i like the tone (especially on single coils). Nice glassy and shimmering highs and well defined bass. Very good price for Fender strings. What i'm not happy with is I live about 6 hrs drive from Kansas City and it took the mail 9 days to deliver.

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Saved My New Guitar

Bend easily hammer on and off easily. Excellent sound.
I bought a Rogue acoustic electric guitar, for an inexpensive beater. I was going to return it because it sounded so bad....Read complete review

Bend easily hammer on and off easily. Excellent sound.
I bought a Rogue acoustic electric guitar, for an inexpensive beater. I was going to return it because it sounded so bad. I had a set of these fender 150 L strings waiting for placement on my fender squier. The difference was huge. Much more volume, brighter sound. Reduced finger noise. Made my little inexpensive guitar a prized unit. If these strings were flat wound they would be perfect!

Reviewed by 16 customers

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5.0

My Tele's loves them!

By Ricky

from Alabama

About Me Professional Musician

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

    Been playing them for years. No other strings compare to the tone, playability and longevity of the Fender pure nickel strings. I have them on all my electric guitars.

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    5.0

    I wont use anything else on my strat great srv tone 9-42

    By philip

    from mayfield heights, ohio

    Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

    I wont use anything ese on my strat and its a copy. Sounds fantastic.

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    5.0

    Great Vintage Tone at an affordable Price !

    Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

    Absolutely a Fantastic set of strings for my Fender Roadhouse Stratocaster ! a perfect match with the right gauge and balance The right set of strings to use if you are looking for the vintage tone of Hendrix as they are some of the same gauges of strings he used at a affordable price !

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    5.0

    Originals are the best!

    By loudog

    from Louisiana

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Long Life

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

        I like nickel wrap strings for my Fenders, which tames the sometimes shrill highs. I have Vintage Noiseless pickups on my Strat and they make it sound more mellow and full. Due to the longer scale, I use .009 sets due to some finger issues, which makes these easier to bend. I also find that they fit the string channels in the bodies better than regular ball end strings.

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        5.0

        Long time user

        By BooBoo

        from Iowa

        About Me Experienced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • great "feeling" strings

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Sound good with single coils

          Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

          This is one of my 3 name brand strings (Ernie Ball and Stay In Tune). I like the tone of the pure blues strings. These have a nice "feel" to them. Seem to last as long as my other 2 brands and i like the tone (especially on single coils). Nice glassy and shimmering highs and well defined bass. Very good price for Fender strings. What i'm not happy with is I live about 6 hrs drive from Kansas City and it took the mail 9 days to deliver.

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          5.0

          i will buy this product again

          By Rod

          from Charlotte Maine

          About Me Experienced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Good Tone
          • Long Life
          • Strong

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

            I use this product with all my Guitars

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            5.0

            Fender Strings Light

            By scimman

            from Denver, Co

            About Me Experienced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Good Tone

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Bending Notes

              Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

              Good tone range. Great bending of notes. Easy on fingers. And hopefully long lasting. I went from regular weight to light. The tone is twangy, higher, but that is easily fixed by tweeking something else. Fair price so buy some extras! Thanks fender I use these on my EJ Fender strat.

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              5.0

              Same quality as in the years past

              By Belco

              from Idaho falls

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              Pros

              • Good Tone
              • Long Life

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

                Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

                Happy to still be able to get these strings for my 69 Telecaster

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                5.0

                Even came early!

                By The Bluffduke

                from Pittsburgh, PA

                About Me Experienced

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Good Tone
                • Long Life
                • Strong

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

                  Arrived a day earlier than projected.

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                  5.0

                  Early

                  By The Bluffduke

                  from Pittsburgh, PA

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Came A Day Early
                  • Consistent
                  • Good Tone
                  • Long Life
                  • Strong

                  Cons

                  • None

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Feel Good Sound Good
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Fender 150L Original Pure Nickel Electric Strings - Light:

                  Got what I ordered a day ahead of the projected delivery date. I prefer the feel of pure nickel. It seems easier on my fingers.

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