What are TI strings???

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by JWC, Apr 18, 2001.

  1. JWC

    JWC Banned

    Oct 4, 2000
  2. TI stands for Thomastik-Infeld. They are getting pretty well known for their flatwounds. I have a set on my Reverend Rumblefish and they sound great. Dude sells them, if you're considering trying them, you should get in touch with him.
  3. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    Thomastik-Infeld makes a lot of orchestral strings, as well as strings for guitars, BG's, and other instruments. The TI Jazz flats and Jazz Rounds are made with round cores, with a "silk" underlay wrap (I think it's actually nylon, but I'm not sure) between core and wraps which gives them a unique sound. They're a little more expensive, but like Dave S. said, Dude sells them at a good price.

    For more info, try www.thomastik-infeld.com
    and www.connollyandco.com

    Also, check the Dude's listings at http://albums.photopoint.com/j/AlbumIndex?u=637760&a=10217830 where you can find pics and prices.
  4. boogiebass


    Aug 16, 2000
    You can get a good price on TI Jazz Flats from juststrings.com. Great strings.