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Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings   

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Gauges 12-16-25-32-42-54Martin M140 Light Acoustic Guitar Strings have an 80/20 composition for brilliance, clarity, and longevity of sound. The Bron...Read More

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Economical strings from a great name.

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Martin M140 Light Acoustic Guitar Strings have an 80/20 composition for brilliance, clarity, and longevity of sound. The Bronze winding alloy is ideally suited for making strings have deep, rich basses and clear, bright trebles. The Martin M-140 acoustic pack has high-quality strings for daily use. Core and wrap wires meet strict requirements to make the grade. Martin guitar strings are wound to precise specifications.

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MartinM140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings
 
4.4

(based on 25 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (20)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

93%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Consistent (11)
  • Good tone (11)
  • Well built / quality (9)
  • Long life (7)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (11)
  • Concerts (7)
  • Back-up (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (9), Professional musician (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Right Buy Strings

These strings are my everyday go to players whether I'm preforming or practicing. There's nothing sweeter than a new set of strings and I prefer to change to a new set more often rather...Read complete review

These strings are my everyday go to players whether I'm preforming or practicing. There's nothing sweeter than a new set of strings and I prefer to change to a new set more often rather than holding out when player the high dollar, longer lasting strings.

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You Get What You Pay For

I read the good reviews, loved the price and ordered a few sets. But when on my Takamine they thinned out the sound like no other strings I have tried. It was so...Read complete review

I read the good reviews, loved the price and ordered a few sets. But when on my Takamine they thinned out the sound like no other strings I have tried. It was so bad I lost any inspiration to even pick up my guitar. No depth from the 4th, 5th and 6th strings. No sustain. They made my guitar sound terrible. I got over the feeling of wasting a new set and replaced them later the same day. Testing the theory "you get what you pay for" I put on Martin Lifespan SP .013's. MSP7200. The difference is night and day. Tone. Resonance. Fullness. Volume. That's what I wanted. Bottom line: You can buy inexpensive/cheap strings and your guitar will sound that way. Or you can put some money into quality strings and enjoy your guitar at it's best. That's my experience anyway.

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5.0

I recomamend these string to my fellow musicians

By 

from Indian River Mi.

About Me Professional Musician

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

    I use them on all my acoustic guitars including my Gibson twelve string.I've been playing guitar for over thirty-five years and have tried all kinds of strings but none of them can match the quality and durability of the Martin Marquis.These strings have a crisp yet soft tone unmatched by any other. They are quick to hold a tune and have a long life. This I find very appealing because I perform a lot.
    "MUD" of The Muddy Bottom Boy'z

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    2.0

    Okay for practice, not so good for gigs

    By 

    from South Dakota

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Consistent

    Cons

    • Poor Tone Quality

    Best Uses

    • Practicing

    Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

    Tone on my Martin D-40 is rather tinny. Not up to Martin standards. Very inexpensive, though.

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    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    good quality for its price

    By 

    from California

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backup
      • Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

      Ive always been a fan of elixer brand but when i Bought these martin strings as my backup and it worked wonders. I love it

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      4.0

      Great product and easily obtained

      By 

      from West Atlanta, GA.

      About Me Experienced

      Ask me a question

      Pros

      • Good Tone
      • Price Is Copetitive
      • These Strings Are Good So

      Cons

      • None At This Price And Qu

      Best Uses

      • Practice And Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

      I have played guitar for 50 years and these strings are very good tonal quality and are affordable to replace often. Its hard to beat the bright tone of new strings. Strings that are played a lot, loose there great tone faster than you would want as a musician.

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      5.0

      Great Strings

      By 

      from Tennessee

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Good Tone
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing

        Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

        Great Service, and Awesome Products

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        5.0

        Been my choice for years

        By 

        from Bilxi, MS

        About Me Experienced

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          To me it all boils down to personal preference. I've been using these for over two decades. I buy in bulk & change frequently. I always carry an extra set "just in case."
          Musician's Friend always has them at a fair price. Of course if everyone liked the same thing there wouldn't be any need to have such a wide variety to choose from. I found something I liked and I've stayed with it.

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          5.0

          Very Nice Sounding Strings

          By 

          from Lexington, Kentucky

          About Me Professional Musician

          Ask me a question

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

            Cons

            • None

            Best Uses

              Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

              I put these Martin M140 Light strings on a 30 year old Yamaha.
              These are very nice strings. They have a very nice sound for strumming, nice detail on quiet parts, and a strong, big sound when you hit them hard.

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              5.0

              always fresh

              By 

              from ga

              About Me Experienced

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Consistent

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Concerts

                Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                always fresh

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                5.0

                Great strings!

                By 

                from Elizabeth,NJ

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                Ask me a question

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Good Tone
                • Great price
                • Long Life
                • Strong

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Practicing

                Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                I'ved been using these particular strings for years and never had a problem with them they are very realiable,long lasting with great tone and feel.I would highly reccommend it to guitarists from beginner to advanced for any type of guitar either low end or high end.

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                5.0

                Professional's Choice

                By 

                from Cumberland, MD

                About Me Professional Musician

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Consistent
                • Good Tone
                • Long Life
                • Strong

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Backup
                  • Concerts
                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Martin M140 80/20 Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

                  If you are a pro who needs a reasonably good string for a great price, these are a good choice.

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