Dean Markley strings question

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by moyo, Aug 2, 2003.

  1. moyo


    Aug 1, 2003
    -do BassBlaster and FretMaster strings are the same? both of em they half-round?
    -there are nickel wrap FlatWound?
    -whats the deal with SR2000 strings?
    -Nickel Steel Bass strings are diffrent form Blue Steel Nickels? the NPS RoundCore strings are only available on stainless steel?

    thanks! for the help of any kind... and u dont need to reply all by yourself:D
  2. Asaf


    Jun 9, 2003
    bassblasters are nickel plated on steel 2 pack set of 4 strings they are pretty good and very cheap.
    fret master i think is - half round.
    sr2000 are taper wrapped.
    the blue steel are only stainless steel, no other options.
    the nickel steel are nickel plated over hex. core steel.
    the NPS as it's name (Nickel Plated Steel) is
    wrapped over round core.

    that's it,
  3. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    I don't know much about the other Dean Markley strings that you asked about, but I know SR2000s.

    Very bright, very long lasting stainless steel taperwound strings. My string of choice, although I like stainless steel DR Low Riders a lot too.