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What Strings do i have to get??

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Grigoros, Jan 21, 2006.

  1. Grigoros


    Dec 14, 2005
    Larissa / Greece
    my style is like Billy Sheehan, Steve Harris....What Strings do i have to buy?
  2. they use rotosound strings
  3. Grigoros


    Dec 14, 2005
    Larissa / Greece
    or course they use rotosound...i meant what numbers...
  4. rsautrey

    rsautrey Banned

    Jul 27, 2000
    What numbers? This is a joke right? If you've determined enough about your "style" to know that it's like Sheehan or Harris it would seem that you may have already determined what numbers work for you. Billy Sheehan uses a Rotosound Swing Bass roundwound set gauged 110 80 65 43 and Steve Harris uses a Rotosound Jazz Bass flatwound set gauged 110 90 70 50 I believe. Worlds apart in terms of feel and sound. Experiment and see what YOU prefer.
  5. ChrisCYWG


    May 22, 2006
    Steve Harris has his own RotoSound model.. the SH77s


    long scale

    .050 - .075 - .095 - .110

    They seem to be in the $28-35 USD range.. up here in Canada they try and rip you off and charge $65 CDN for ONE set.. I just ordered 2 sets for that...