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acoustic bass: which strings for more volume?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by dadodetres, Oct 19, 2006.

  1. dadodetres


    Dec 19, 2004

    I was wondering, what things affect the bass volume in an acoustic bass?

    how about gauge? the higher the better? or the other way around?

    And what about the flats? rounds? others?

    any info is welcomed!
  2. dadodetres


    Dec 19, 2004
  3. jady


    Jul 21, 2006
    Modesto, CA
    bump for an answer

    I have an Ibanez ABG and the dr rare acoustic strings sound pretty loud but the action is kinda high. I am getting ti lowered soon and i'll let you know if there is a noticable difference.
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