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Surprised by D'addario EXL

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Chrisk-K, Oct 14, 2010.


  1. Chrisk-K

    Chrisk-K

    Jan 20, 2010
    Maryland, USA
    I never liked D'addario strings on my guitars, so I never used EXL strings on bass. Well, I strung my Spector with an EXL190 (040-100) two weeks ago. I just wanted to try something different from DR & Ken Smith and luckily found a set of an unopened EXL in my closet, which I probably bought a few years ago.

    It sounded different from DR and KS and I liked the tone. I thought, "Well, these are new strings. They can't sound bad." I've been playing the Spector almost non-stop for 2 weeks and the EXL continues to sound good. Of course, they lost some zing and that makes the tone even better. I'll order a few sets!
     
  2. JimmyM

    JimmyM

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    i found twin packs of exl's for $20 on amazon.
     
  3. MF has some Twin Packs for $20 with free shipping. I've been buying Twin Packs of EXL170s lately.
     

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