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String recomendations for F Bass BN-5

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by moorebass, Oct 1, 2005.

  1. Just got my BN-5 and while I love the sound of the strings it came with (I think they're made by LaBella), I don't want to pay $45 every time I order a new set of strings. Any recomendations for a similar sound/feel in the $25-35 range that I could pick up @ my local Guitar Center?
  2. maurilio

    maurilio Musician - Owner Mo's Shop & MBD - Tech Nordstrand

    May 25, 2003
    Redlands, CA
    Endorsing artist: Nordstrand - Genzler Amplification - Sadowsky - Dunlops Strings

    They have the exactly Labella supersteps custom gauge that comes with the Fbass.
    Fast, resonable prices and reliable service.
    Hope it helps!

  3. I believe that Carvin is selling pretty close to the same string as what comes standard on Fbass. I changed my original Fbass string with the Carvins, and I really couldn't tell a heck of a lot of difference. They seemed to sound and feel like the same string to me and at only $12 a set.