S.I.T. Strings??? Which ones?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Philthy, Jun 26, 2003.

  1. Philthy

    Philthy Supporting Member

    Jun 12, 2001
    Wallington, NJ
    I presently use DR Lo-Riders Nickel on my Stingray bass. I've been hearing a bit about S.I.T. strings and I'd like to give them a try (pretty good strings at a right price). However, I don't know which ones might be better for me...Powerwound or Rock Brights. I play rock/metal in the likes of Godsmack, Disturbed, Staind, etc....mostly in tuned down to dropped D. Any suggestions on which strings might be better to sample?
  2. Asaf


    Jun 9, 2003
    well, i used to play metal...and back then the stainless steel (doesn't matter what brand) kind
    were better for the sound i was looking for (more treble) now i play more funk - groove, so
    i moved to nickel, and since then i can't touch stainless steel...
    so check out which of them is the stainless steel.:cool:
  3. tappel


    May 31, 2003
    Long Island, NY
    Powerwounds and Rock Brights are both nickel and both very reasonably priced. Powerwounds are described by SIT as a good "all-application" string while Rock Brights are described as "the ultimate bright nickel string."

    Which ever you decide, the strings forum sponsor carries them. ;)