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D'Addario Roundwound Nickelwound XL Bass strings


D'Addario XL Nickel Wound Electric Bass strings are world-renowned as "The Player's Choice" amongst bass players of all genres and styles. All XL strings are precision wound on our exclusive digitally-controlled machines, ensuring each string has excellent intonation, clear fundamentals, and unparalleled consistency. Each string is wound with a nickelplated steel wrap wire known for distinctive bright tone with excellent magnetic output delivering a universally appealing and versatile tone for all playing styles.

Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance

Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh

Round wound with nickelplated steel for a distinctive bright tone with clear fundamentals and booming, tight low end

Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 1/4 inches

Available in 2 gauges:

EXL170 Regular Light gauge     .045 .065 .080 .100

EXL160 Medium gauge              .050 .070  .085 .105