1. Welcome to TalkBass 2014! If you're new here, we just went through a major site upgrade. Please post all concerns and bugs to the Forum Usage Issues forum. We will be monitoring that forum. Thank you for all of your feedback.

    The TalkBass iphone/android app is NOT WORKING currently. We're working on it. Tapatalk IS working, so if you need to use an app, use Tapatalk. Try using your browser though - TalkBass is now 100% responsive to your phone/tablet screen size ;)

    Please read the TalkBass 2014 FAQ for lots of great info on the new software.

Sadowsky Blues stainless steel (5 string)

Discussion in 'For Sale: Accessories' started by AllFourths, Feb 4, 2013.

  1. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
    Dang it. I got a new bass recently and am going through the inevitable search for its perfect strings. Sadly, Sadowsky Blues, which felt great on another bass of mine, feel super weird on this one. The top four strings feel great, but the B just doesn't sit right on my bass. Ugghh! If someone wants to trade, that's fine, or if you just want to buy them I'll sell them for $20 including shipping. I literally just strung them up, so they're brand new except for being clipped. They're on a 34", in case you're worried about them being clipped too close. The headstock configuration is 3+2 with the 2 being the low strings.
  2. jbassmaniac

    jbassmaniac REPRESENTING THE LOW END TO NO END Supporting Member

    Rating - 100%
    72   0   0

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2009
    Likes Received:
    0
  3. ctmullins

    ctmullins Registered 8er Supporting Member

    Rating - 100%
    28   0   0

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2008
    Likes Received:
    0
  4. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
    Standard set, 45-65-85-105-130, tapered B.
  5. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
  6. Chef

    Chef Moderator Supporting Member

    Rating - 100%
    220   0   0

    Joined:
    May 23, 2004
    Likes Received:
    15
    Disclosures:
    Staff Reviewer; Bass Gear Magazine
  7. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
    I didn't think to add this, but these were on a 3+2 headstock with the 2 being E and B.
  8. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
    price drop to $20
  9. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
  10. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
    still available...
  11. Tim Bishop

    Tim Bishop Supporting Member

    Rating - 100%
    16   0   0

    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2006
    Likes Received:
    1
    Is it because the B string is tapered? Did you make the height adjustment at the B string bridge saddle?
  12. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0
    Ah ha! No! I didn't realize height adjustment was required for a tapered string! Do tell...

    I still think I'm going to sell, they felt very tight, which at one point in my life I would've loved, but I'm tending more towards flexible strings like Circle K's now.
  13. AllFourths

    AllFourths

    Rating - 100%
    19   0   0

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2012
    Likes Received:
    0

Share This Page