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Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light   

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Fender Nickel-Plated Steel (NPS) ball-end mandolin strings are designed for optimum performance with electric mandolins.Gauges: 11-16-26w-40w.Fender ...Click To Read More About This Product

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Reap the benefits of time-tested Fender quality

Fender Nickel-Plated Steel (NPS) ball-end mandolin strings are designed for optimum performance with electric mandolins.

Gauges: 11-16-26w-40w.

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 mandolin 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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FenderNickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light
 
4.0

(based on 7 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (5)
  • Well built / quality (4)
  • Consistent (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

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

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4.0

These Are The Only Electric Mandolin Strings Out There!

By Bingo Bali

from Logan UT

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Good Tone
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light:

    D'Addario used to make ball end electric mandolin sets, now they no longer do so. If you don't pick up these Fender strings you will be S.O.L. if you play an electric mandolin with a modern bridge. Everything else out there has loop ends, not ball ends. I just strung up my electric mandolin with these and there's a size bigger than the factory set that came with it, but they have good tone. I suggest stocking up on these!

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Good string for the Fender Mando Strat. 8 strings included

    By Stevie Blue

    from Long Beach, CA

    About Me Professional Musician

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    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backup
      • Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light:

      These are good strings for the electric Mando Strat. There are 8 strings in the package. I ordered two sets because I wasn't sure there would be pairs. Now I have a reserve set.

       
      5.0

      electric mandolin

      By Mick

      from Schenectady, NY

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing
        • Studio Recording

        Comments about Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light:

        Works for electric solid body mandolin

         
        3.0

        Hard to find

        By B. Michael Underhill

        from Mobile, AL

        About Me Professional Musician

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Tone

        Cons

        • Breaks Easy

        Best Uses

        • Great For My Mandobird

        Comments about Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light:

        The strings were fine however musicians friend needs to carry a larger variety of gauges for electric mandolins.

         
        5.0

        Not the Strings fault!

        By Old Waterboy

        from Iowa

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        Comments about Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light:

        These are ball end strings! Probably won't work on most traditional mandolins. Got them cause I like Fender strings in general. If I ever get
        an electric Mando, these will go on it!

         
        5.0

        fender electric mandolin strings

        By olliebj

        from Georgia

        About Me Novice

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light:

          works great

          (6 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Fender Mandolin Strings

          By Jana Russon

          from Missouir

          Comments about Fender Nickel-Plated Steel Mandolin Strings - Light:

          I couldn't make a quality judgment because they don't work on my type of mandolin.
          When I went to put them on my mandolin I discovered the loop end had a brass ring in it. Thus, it didn't work with my mandolin. There is no place on the package that indicates these strings have the brass ring instead of the loop.

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