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What kinds of strings are easiest on frets?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by greendayjustin, Jul 12, 2004.


  1. Hey, I was wondering what kind of roundwound strings are easiest on frets. Im using GHS bass boomers right now...What kinds of strings materials take it easy on the frets?
     
  2. nonsqtr

    nonsqtr The emperor has no clothes!

    Aug 29, 2003
    Burbank CA USA
    Nickel strings are considered to be more fret-friendly than stainless steel strings. Some people like half-rounds too.
     
  3. Mike Dimin

    Mike Dimin

    Dec 11, 1999
    Thomastik Infeld Jazz Rounds