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Strings for Gibson Ripper basses

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by johnetrotter, Feb 23, 2005.


  1. johnetrotter

    johnetrotter

    Feb 22, 2005
    for stringing thru the body, D'addario's tapered too soon on the E string and got thin right at the first fret before the nut.

    Dean Markley Blue steels and super rounds seem to work pretty good. i like Med.light 45-105 and custom light 46-102
    gauges, we tune down 1/2 step...

    just wondering what other ripper players like using.
     
  2. I use DR Hi-Beams on mine 45-105, through the body. Very bright sound.

    John