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GHS Boomers vs. Rotosound

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by iceblinko, Mar 9, 2004.


  1. iceblinko

    iceblinko

    Jul 15, 2003
    Ny
    who would win in a fight?! no seriously.. some opinions would be great on the pros and cons of both these strings.
     
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  2. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Well, which Rotosounds are you talking about? If you're comparing nickel to nickel, the Roto's still take the cake. Honestly, GHS are fine for beginners, but I haven't liked them since I tried LaBella's and Roto's. Boomers tend to be rather loose feeling, and their tone fades especially quick for me. My Roto's and LaBella's stay fresh for months of heavy sweat and long practice sessions.
     
  3. The GHS Boomers are warmer sounding and the Rotosounds are much brighter sounding.