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Mystery Fender Japan Stock Strings

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by lowstar, Dec 29, 2013.

  1. lowstar


    Jul 3, 2001
    hello community,

    is there any news about the origin of the mysterious strings that fender japan puts on their instruments ? i recently purchased a gorgeous PJ 2013LTD and like the stock strings very much.

    they seem to be a set of 45/65/80/100.

    i searched here a bit and found out that consensus here is that they are not the fender 7250´s stated on the fender website.

    they sound very bright, but i guess they are nickel plated steel cause all my steel strings (rotos, sandberg, daddarios, warwick black label) look much more greyish on the surface.

    i like their sound, which i think compliments that particular bass nicely, and especially the feel...