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Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings  

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Gauges 12-16-24w-32w-42w-53w. Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Strings are top-quality acoustic guitar strings designed specifically for Gibson Mo...Read More

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Musical quality from the folks who really know music!

Gauges 12-16-24w-32w-42w-53w.

Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Strings are top-quality acoustic guitar strings designed specifically for Gibson Montana's flat top guitars. Masterbuilt strings help you pull the natural, expressive tone from your acoustic guitar. Each set is vacuum sealed for freshness and extended life.

All Gibson strings are bench tested and builder approved to bring the best sound possible out of your instrument.


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GibsonSAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings
 
4.6

(based on 16 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

80%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (8)
  • Consistent (7)
  • Long life (5)
  • Well built / quality (4)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Experienced (6)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    great for intermediate

    I've been playing since I was 12, and this is the first string I've been totally satisfied with. Weather I'm wailing on my old beater around the campfire or just playing my grandfather's vintage...Read complete review

    I've been playing since I was 12, and this is the first string I've been totally satisfied with. Weather I'm wailing on my old beater around the campfire or just playing my grandfather's vintage hummingbird quietly, these strings hold their tone, and produce the same great, warm, vibrant sound for months. I've yet to break one, and my friends have all switched over to masterbuilt. I can even switch to DADDAD tuning on the spot without changing strings and they don't lose tone or snap when I tune back, like all the others I have tried. Perhaps professionals may not find them bright enough, but I like the mellow tone and the vocal compatibilty. And, though its not the most important, the low price is a huge bonus.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    No bueno.

    I put these on my Blueridge Adirondack 000. They sounded awful from the start, and got worse as they broke in. I'll describe the sonic properties as sproingy, twangy, brittle, and...Read complete review

    I put these on my Blueridge Adirondack 000. They sounded awful from the start, and got worse as they broke in. I'll describe the sonic properties as sproingy, twangy, brittle, and thin. They sound like a set of Ernie Ball super slinkys, and that is no compliment. They also go out of tune very easily and seem to have major intonation problems, even when fully broken in. My guitar never had these issues until I put these strings on.

    Maybe they're better fit for Gibsons. I could not believe a set of strings could ruin the sound and feel of a guitar so effectively.

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    5.0

    Great service

    By Jim2058

    from ohio

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Practicing

      Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

      Great sounding strings. Used on my Gibson J-15.

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      5.0

      No Need To Look Further

      By Picker

      from Annapolis MD

      About Me Professional Musician

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          I have used every brand of strings under the sun in 45 years of playing. These strings came on my Gibson Dove and I wouldn't think of using anything else. I tried and hated several other brands. However, I am spoiled and change strings every 2 or 3 months regardless of wear and tear.

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          1.0

          No bueno.

          By Drummerdave96

          from Houston, TX

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

            Cons

            • Poor Tone Quality
            • Poor Tuning
            • Sproingy
            • Squeaky
            • Thin

            Best Uses

              Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

              I put these on my Blueridge Adirondack 000. They sounded awful from the start, and got worse as they broke in. I'll describe the sonic properties as sproingy, twangy, brittle, and thin. They sound like a set of Ernie Ball super slinkys, and that is no compliment. They also go out of tune very easily and seem to have major intonation problems, even when fully broken in. My guitar never had these issues until I put these strings on.

              Maybe they're better fit for Gibsons. I could not believe a set of strings could ruin the sound and feel of a guitar so effectively.

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              5.0

              They play just Great!

              By Texan Fan

              from Deer Park, TX

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Good Tone
              • They Are Bright And Light

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                  These strings play very well, however the wound strings are a bit loud if you drag your fingers as you play.

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                  5.0

                  These are my favorite strings by far!

                  By Mont77

                  from Charleston, MS

                  About Me Experienced

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Consistent
                  • Good Tone
                  • Long Life

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                      I use Gibson strings for all my guitars, acoustic and electric. They stay in tune well and I've never had any strings break and I've been using these strings for a little while now. I would highly recommend these strings whether you're an experienced player or not. Man I love these strings!!

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                      5.0

                      Great Strings

                      By Batman 357

                      from OKC, OK

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                      Pros

                      • Consistent
                      • Good Tone

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                          They are a perfect fit for a Gibson J-45.

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                          5.0

                          Quality product!!!

                          By Bobbie

                          from Tennessee

                          About Me Novice

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Consistent
                          • Good Tone
                          • Long Life
                          • Strong

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Practicing

                            Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                            Excellent sound!!!

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                            5.0

                            Superb

                            By Kimber

                            from Pasadena, NJ

                            About Me Experienced

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Consistent
                            • Good Tone
                            • Long Life
                            • Strong

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Concerts
                              • Practicing

                              Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                              I have been tried many different types and brands of strings and have finally found "the ones." These keep their tone, crispness, and clarity. Have not broken one yet. I use them on all of my guitars, which include a Guild D-55, Ovation CC44, and a Jackson/Charvel 625C. These strings bring out the best sound in each of them.

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                              5.0

                              Very Nice!

                              By TheClickBeetle

                              from Kenosha, Wi

                              About Me Professional Musician

                              Pros

                              • Consistent
                              • Good Tone
                              • Long Life
                              • Stay In tune
                              • Strong

                              Cons

                              • None

                              Best Uses

                              • On The Guitar I Write Wit

                              Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                              Bought a Hummingbird with these strings on it and I love 'em. Nearly a year later, they still have life and hold a tune. I can stop looking for a better string. Highly recommended.

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                              3.0

                              A little disappointed

                              By Bob

                              from Thomasville, Georgia

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                              Pros

                              • Nicely Packaged

                              Cons

                              • Only Average

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about Gibson SAG-MB12 Masterbuilt Premium Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                                Strings were quality packaged & vacuum sealed. I had high expectations when seeing the pride and care taken in packaging. Though the strings had a bold and confident sound they lacked the crisp, fresh voice I was expecting. Some say that these strings will make an inexpensive guitar sound great (perhaps so) but not on my Taylor. Not that they sound bad, they just did't compliment my guitar.

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