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Strings for Yamaha TRB?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Timm, Oct 27, 2003.

  1. Timm


    Jan 24, 2003
    Denmark, Struer
    Hi all,

    I need some guidance.

    What strings should I use for my Yamaha TRBII-6?

    I play mainly rock and funk (slap/pop).
    Any recommendations or experience is welcome.

    Thanks Lars
  2. Asaf


    Jun 9, 2003
    try ken smith nickel, dean markley nickel steel, sit are cool also.

    although everybody hates dean markley i have their nickel steel strings and they still sound great after 4 months of high humidty !!
  3. Timm


    Jan 24, 2003
    Denmark, Struer
    Thanks for the advice,

    Maybe I have a problem with availability here in Denmark. I haven't seen those strings anywhere but I will keep looking.

    So nickel is the way to go?

  4. Asaf


    Jun 9, 2003
    :) yeah i know what you are talking about...
    u can try bassguitarstrings.us i had great service from them. they have a large selection now, so maybe they will be good for you.

    i say go with the dean markley nickels or SIT nickel i think you will like them.

    and yeah...nickel is the best in my opinion.
  5. Mikkel-S


    Jun 27, 2001
    Herning, Denmark

    Cool at se endnu en dansker:D Vi er ved at være et par stykker herinde:) ..

    I've once owned a Yamaha TRB6 and I used DR Hi-beams. They sound GREAT with that bass, very full and "rocky" sound..
    My advice try some DR's:bassist:
  6. Mikkel-S


    Jun 27, 2001
    Herning, Denmark
    Oops.. I forgot to mention that DR's are stainless steel strings..
    I use them and all my basses(only 3)..

    Prøv at tjekke www.go4strings.com
    De leverer lynhurtigt og er meget billige!
  7. Try the TI power bass series, they rock and have a long life!

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