Marcus Miller String Gauge

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

  1. Innate Bassist

    Innate Bassist

    Dec 30, 2013
    Anyone know what gauge Marcus uses? His website doesn't specify...
  2. GK Growl

    GK Growl

    Dec 31, 2011
    To my knowledge, Marcus uses DR Fat Beams MMS which are gauged 105 80 65 45.
  3. Innate Bassist

    Innate Bassist

    Dec 30, 2013
    Any idea why the A string is lighter and the rest are mediums? :confused:
  4. 20db pad

    20db pad

    Feb 11, 2003
    I been everywhere, man...
    None. At all.
    That's just a nod to the classic gauges of the Rotosound Swing Bass set, which MM used back in his NYC days.
  5. Its not, the D-sting is heaver than all the rest. Make the D-string a .060 and you have a balance set.