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Need advice on strings for alternate tuning

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by interule, Sep 18, 2005.

  1. interule


    Jul 1, 2005
    I play 5 string in a metal band that tunes to drop B. So in order for me to be in drop B I have to tune 4 of my strings up a whole step. This puts a little exta strain on the neck and my fingers.
    Can you reccomend lower tension strings?
  2. What kind of strings do you use now?
  3. interule


    Jul 1, 2005

    Stock that came with the bass