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what kind/where would you buy strings for an 8/12 string bass?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Casey C., Oct 10, 2000.

  1. Try D'Addario XL's, order the smaller guages from your local music store. And buy a standard 4 string set when its in sale. If its a realy short scale you could use guitar strings, you have to put a small washer on the guitar strings to keep them from pulling through the bridge. I play 5 string with a "C" string and seven string I buy all my standard sets on sale and the extra strings in groups of six from my local store. D'Addario carries a lot of different guages.
  2. Slater

    Slater Bye Millen! Hello?

    Apr 17, 2000
    The Great Lakes State