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Factory-Installed Strings on Japanese Geddy Lee Jazz Bass

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by JVbass, Dec 31, 2013.


  1. JVbass

    JVbass

    Feb 15, 2009
    Cleveland OH
    Does anyone know which brand/model they used?
     
  2. Curious to know this as well... From what I have read here at TB, many recommend using Roto 66's on Geddy Lee basses, might be worth giving them a try if you can't find OE strings.
    FWIW, I've never used Roto 66's, just see many people say these are a good match for this particular bass model.
     
  3. Dredmahawkus

    Dredmahawkus

    Nov 4, 2012
    Boston
    oops I posted the new mexican ones
     
  4. Nickel roundwound by the ton
     
  5. ROOTSnFIFTHS

    ROOTSnFIFTHS Low-end Lover since '78! Supporting Member

    Oct 25, 2012
    NJ to Sin City
    Owned 2 Geddys and they were Fender Roundwound in a lighter guage. Not sure of the exact model.

    I liked Rotosound 66 in nickels on the GL. I also tried Elixers and they had a nice beefed up low end, IMO.

    But again my 2 Geddy Lee sigs came strung with Fender strings.