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Flat wound string?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by WillaiMC, May 3, 2006.


  1. WillaiMC

    WillaiMC

    May 3, 2006
    I've heard that flat wound string are smoother? Where can I get them? I asked the guy at Guitar Center and he didn't know what I was talking about.
     
  2. Darth Tater

    Darth Tater

    May 20, 2005
    Guitar Center has them. Look for D'Adarrio Chromes.
     
  3. oh yeah are flats smoother they eliminate any extra fret/finger moise and fatten up your bottom and middle. i personally use the fender ones i put a set on my fretless 6 yrs ago and they have been on 2 other basses (tha same pack of strings) now my jaguar with very little tone loss.

    get them if you want that vintage 60's thump. any good guitar /bass shop will order them or try online for better prices
     
  4. I would reccommend the Ernie Balls I just bought, Power Slinkey's, 55-110. They really fattened up my sound.
     

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