String Identification

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Boom762, Mar 11, 2014.


  1. Boom762

    Boom762 Hartke Whore - I AM the one who Booms! Supporting Member

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    Location:
    Lubbock, TX
    I have some GAWD awful strings that came on my used Ibanez 305DX. Id like to know what they are so I don't ever buy them by mistake. They are so bendy I can hardly play on them. I like a higher tension to my strings because when I get real into a groove and im playing finger style I play HARD. These strings are nearly allowing me to use them as a long bow.

    Description:
    Very shiny, large gauged strings

    Extremely bendy. I can use my pinky and push them down a a half an inch easy.

    Round Wound

    Black string wound around both bridhe and head areas of the strings

    gold colored bead end
  2. mmbongo

    mmbongo I like turtles. Supporting Member

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    Aug 5, 2009
    Location:
    Upstate, South Carolina
    Good luck with that. Could just be some cheap chinese made junk.

    What they are NOT:
    DR
    D'Addario
    Rotosound
    Fodera
    Elixir
    Ernie Ball
    Dunlop
    GHS Boomers or Progressives
    SIT
  3. JustForSport

    JustForSport

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    Nov 17, 2011
    Good px of headstock end?

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