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Strings for Ampeg baby bass

Discussion in 'Electric Upright Basses (EUB's) [DB]' started by diablocojuelo, Jan 20, 2014.


  1. diablocojuelo

    diablocojuelo

    Sep 16, 2013
    Can anyone suggest a brand of string that would be good to use with an Ampeg baby bass?
     
  2. NickyBass

    NickyBass Supporting Member

    Nov 28, 2005
    Southern New Jersey
  3. ctxbass

    ctxbass Supporting Member

    Nov 6, 2003
    Central Texas
    Thomastik Spirocore solo gauge are my favorite strings on the baby bass.
     
  4. Jeremy Allen

    Jeremy Allen Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 18, 2002
    Bloomington, IN
    Another vote for Spiro solos tuned to regular pitch here. Perfect for the Baby Bass. "Regular" double bass strings seem like too much for some reason.
     
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  6. Jeff Bonny

    Jeff Bonny

    Nov 20, 2000
    Vancouver, BC
    Spiro solos tuned to regular pitch are what I used on mine. Never occurred to me to try anything else.
     



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