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what strings would be best for a washburn ab10.

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by 4nuexps, Jan 27, 2013.

  1. 4nuexps


    Jan 27, 2013
    I just purchased a washburn ab10 and it needs a new set of strings. I just started playing so my knowledge is minimal. Im looking to play it more as an acoustic and i like classic rock blues and bluegrass. Can anyone help?
  2. bassfreakah


    Mar 26, 2011
    Endorsing Artist Ernie ball strings
    i like a light set if flatwounds on my acoustic.
  3. mr sprocket

    mr sprocket

    Jul 31, 2006
    Get some Nylon tapewounds. I have a set of status tapes on my AB20 and the sound great. You can get a good almost woody thump.
  4. gary m

    gary m

    Jan 17, 2011
    Mid -Atlantic
    Light flats...Fender 9050s in 40-95 gauge come to mind.
  5. mr sprocket

    mr sprocket

    Jul 31, 2006
    Careful with some of the flats. They can have a pretty high tension and sometimes those washburns don't like that.