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Elixir strings on a Ken Smith BSRMS 6

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by SRFSterling5, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. SRFSterling5


    Sep 24, 2011
    Any of you know which set would be a good replacement for
    the Ken Smith strings on their. I really prefer Elixirs for the feel and the long wear.
  2. SLaPiNFuNK

    SLaPiNFuNK Commercial User

    Jul 28, 2006
    LA California
    Owner: BassStringsOnline.com
    Are you replacing the factory Ken Smith strings? I believe they all ship with his Custom Balanced Taper Core strings in Medium.

    You could use any Elixir set. But I would use one with a Low-B that is Tapered for better fit in the bridge of the Ken Smith (The saddles are cut for tapered strings).

    Elixir does not make a 6 string set, so you should look at getting a 4 string set and adding a High-C and Low-B.
  3. SRFSterling5


    Sep 24, 2011
    Yep, replacing the ones shipped with the bass. I have Elixirs
    on my MM Sterling 5, they sound and play great. Plus my fingers
    don't get hung up on the strings when new.

    Thank you for the response.

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