nylon wound strings

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Si-bob, Oct 13, 2001.

  1. Si-bob


    Jun 30, 2001
    High Wycombe, UK
    Focusrite / Novation
    any users of the black Rotosound nylon wound strings?
    just wondered what people thought of them, i got them on my custom p-bass fretless, sound sweet as!!!!

  2. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
    I love`em. Use the Roto 88-EL's on an old fretless Ripper and
    switch between 88-LD's and T/I Acousticores on my Rob Allen.
    Won't have ta' switch-out too much longer (double due on 11/01 :D ).

    I prefer the Roto tapes over the LaBellas (just my opinion :) ).
    The Rotos are less "twangy" -- more "thuddy" and "airy" :rolleyes:.
  3. I have them on my fretless Stingray 5. The strings are HUGE (.115 E.. .100 A!!) and so is the sound. For me they seem to sustain more than the GHS flats I had on before and the sound is both sweeter and more powerful.