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Black Beauties-G String Sounds Dead

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Bassman5001, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. Bassman5001

    Bassman5001 Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2012
    I recently acquired a MM Stealth 5 String and purchased some Black Beauties. The strings are brand new but the G string sounds dead. Got another pair and replaced the G but same result. Anyone have this experience?
  2. JellinWellen


    Oct 18, 2012
    Houston Tx
    I've tried black beauties and I've come to the conclusion that they are SUPPOSED to sound like that.
  3. Bassman5001

    Bassman5001 Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2012

    Any suggestions on other black coated strings that don't sound dead?
  4. metermech

    metermech SMOOVE ONE

    Mar 17, 2008
    north carolina
    I had the same experience not long ago with a new set of black beauties. I thought it was odd so I emailed DR Strings and received a reply with a new set of black beauties in about 2-3 days time. Put the new set on and no dead G string. This was probably six months ago,hope this helps.
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