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Marcus Miller String Gauge

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Innate Bassist, Dec 31, 2013.

  1. Innate Bassist

    Innate Bassist

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    Anyone know what gauge Marcus uses? His website doesn't specify...
  2. GK Growl

    GK Growl

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    To my knowledge, Marcus uses DR Fat Beams MMS which are gauged 105 80 65 45.
  3. Innate Bassist

    Innate Bassist

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    Any idea why the A string is lighter and the rest are mediums? :confused:
  4. 20db pad

    20db pad

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    That's just a nod to the classic gauges of the Rotosound Swing Bass set, which MM used back in his NYC days.
  5. Jensby design

    Jensby design

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    Its not, the D-sting is heaver than all the rest. Make the D-string a .060 and you have a balance set.

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