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Obligatos vs. Jazzer?

Discussion in 'Strings [DB]' started by Touch, Feb 19, 2003.


  1. Touch

    Touch

    Aug 7, 2002
    Boulder, CO
    How do Obligatos compare to the Jazzers? Mostly interested in pizz.

    I'm real happy with the Jazzers on my "old" carved bass, but thinking of ditching those crazy Eurosonics on my plywood bass.

    Thanks,

    Touch
     
  2. Francois Blais

    Francois Blais Supporting Member

    Dec 11, 1999
    Québec, Canada
    The Obligatos are more gut-like, have a warmer tone and more thumpy than Jazzers.
    But your plywood may react differently with them.
    It's hard to predict how a bass will respond to a given brand of strings.
    You may want to order just one or two strings (the G and D are the cheapest) and test them for yourself.

    HTH!