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SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings  

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Gauges: 10-14-20-30-36-48. This is SIT's premium acoustic string. It features a phosphor bronze cover wrap over a Swedish steel hex core. Exclusive "...Read More

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The brand name says it all. Strings that Stay In Tune!

Gauges: 10-14-20-30-36-48.

This is SIT's premium acoustic string. It features a phosphor bronze cover wrap over a Swedish steel hex core. Exclusive "Fusion Wound" technology utilizes electricity to adhere the bronze cover wrap to the core. Purple silk on all string ends. Phosphor bronze strings that are guaranteed to Stay In Tune.


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SIT StringsP-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings
 
4.0

(based on 9 reviews)

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100%

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Pros

  • Good tone (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (3)

    Reviewed by 9 customers

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    4.0

    SIT on This

    By Pagra

    from SoCal

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    Pros

    • Good Resonance
    • Inexpensive

    Cons

    • None yet

    Best Uses

    • Practice Guitar

    Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

    I bought these ultra light strings on a hunch as they were a brand i had never before seen.
    I was pleasantly suprised by their quality of tone and response.
    I used them on an inexpensive guitar that I use to practice and there was a noticeable difference in the performance.
    I am definately buying more.

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    5.0

    Go Light Gauge for easy guitar action

    By Stephen 3rdi

    from Gainesville, FL

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    Pros

    • Good Tone

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backup
      • Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

      In order to deal with a D-18 style acoustic guitar that seemed to have a rather tense and tight action, I decided to try very light gauge strings. Although the volume of the sound is reduced with lighter strings, this is of no consequence when amplified. The difference in playablity is inspiring, and I feel like I have a new guitar.

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      1.0

      GREAT STRINGS

      By GOOD TYMES

      from ALBUQUERQUE, NM

      About Me Professional Musician

      Pros

      • Good Tone

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing

        Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

        GREAT STRINGS JUST TOOK FOREVER TO RECEIVE WOULD HAVE BOUGHT THEM LOCALLY IF I HAD KNOWN IT WAS GONNA TAKE SO LONG TO RECEIVE THEM.

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        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        THEY REALLY DO STAY IN TUNE

        By MetalMan1000

        from USA

        About Me Professional Musician

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          I have been using SIT's for 25 years. I sat out to find a string that really does stay in tune.

          I used a Floyd Rose on my Carvin V220, but couldn't keep it in tune and I wondered if it was my strings. I found out about a string company that called theirself 'Stay In Tune'... I had to try them. They DID stay in tune MUCH better than the other major brands and I found the tone to my liking as well, I have been using them ever since.

          I've used other brands over the years, but keep coming back to S.I.T. My local music store doesn't carry them, so I bought my last set from Musician's Friend.

          My styles: Metal, Rock, Classical, (some Easy Listening strumming, picking type stuff.)

          **I like that they are Made In USA
          Also: CANNOT BEAT THE PRICE!

          I hope this review helps...

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Excellent, comes from a luthier-craftsman

          By broke_as_a_joke

          from Akron, OH

          Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          I'm from Akron, OH, where SIT strings were born and where Virgil Lay began working on guitars and making strings. I get my guitar repaired at his old shop (although V. Lay has since retired and the shop has been passed to one of his former workers).

          I think those details matter--there is a real, physical place that has its good name attached to these products. I use them quite a bit, and I always find them to be superior to anything in the price range. If I had money to blow, I'd play Elixers I guess all the time, but these strings are better than some other brands and will last longer. And they do STAY IN TUNE.
          Great gauge set--I like the gauges of strings they offer in this set a lot.

          As good as two sets of another low priced brands strings--

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          (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          not happy

          By gagerater

          from decatur, indiana

          Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          i bought 2 sets of these strings. great looking string and very good price. but on both sets the 1st e string would split right after tuning them. not pleased with them.

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Big Box Bender

          By Anonymous

          from Undisclosed

          Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          I have used SIT strings for many years. The Hooks are the best for a Floyd Rose Trem system! I really love these acoustic sets because they really do stay in tune! I have never knocked them out of tune while playing- which is why I don't like some other brands... and the price can't be beat!

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great value, STAYS IN TUNE!

          By Anonymous

          from Undisclosed

          Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          I'm abandoning Elixirs because they're too expensive for me to use. I'm performing a lot, and I burn through strings. Using two capos and alternate tunings, keeping my guitar in tune has become a nightmare.Well, the SIT strings settle really fast, and after several re-tunings de-tunings alternate-tunings, they settle on-pitch! And, they sound good on my guitar. Elixirs are great, and I love 'em, but S.I.T. has me sold. Until I can pick up Elixir packs as cheaply as S.I.T., I'm staying with S.I.T.

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          (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Awesome strings, terrific value

          By DanTan

          from Cary, NC

          Comments about SIT Strings P-1048 Phosphor Extra Light Acoustic Guitar Strings:

          I've been using Elixir strings on my Takamine EG332C for years, and finally decided to look for cheaper strings when I started performing more. I stumbled across these, and the advertised "STAY IN TUNE" appealed to me, since I perform in 3 different tunings.I LOVE these strings! Cheap enough for me to change every gig, and sounds terrific on my Takamine. The bright sound of the strings evens out my Takamine very well, whereas the Elixirs muddled the low-end of my guitar. And, they DO stay-in-tune better than any other string I've tried. Highly recommended.

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