5 String Set / 3 Tapered Strings?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Zooberwerx, Sep 28, 2005.

  1. Zooberwerx

    Zooberwerx Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 21, 2002
    Virginia Beach, VA
    I have an Elrick NJS 5 (35" scale) that would probably do a lot better with tapered B, E, and A strings. SS, nickel....I really don't care. I know Status distributes string sets matching this description but I was hoping to find something readily available.


  2. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    Dean Markley SR2000s are all tapered, except for the G.
  3. pickles

    pickles Supporting Member

    Mar 23, 2000
    Ventura, CA
    La Bella Hard Rockin Steels have tapered B and E (but not A).
  4. billbern


    Sep 11, 2004
    Daytona Beach, Fl
    Endorsing: Inearz In-ear Monitors
    I've had good luck with the Carvin's, both Nickel and Stainless (I don't know who really makes them). All except the G tapered and very reasonably priced.