Custom Light 5-String / Long Scale Set 45-135

EXL165-5 is a hybrid gauge that combines EXL170 and EXL160 in a 5-String configuration for ideal combination of tone of distinctive bright and powerful low end. XL Nickel Wound electric bass strings, long recognized as the industry standard, are ideal for a wide range of musical styles.
 
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String Tension Chart

ITEM # NOTE DIAMETER TENSION
XLB045 G 0.045 in 42.52 lbs
XLB065 D 0.065 48.35
XLB085 A 0.085 45.34
XLB105 E 0.105 38.08
XLB135 B 0.135 35.01

 

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Number Of Strings: 5
  • Scale Length: Long
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nickel-Plated Steel
  • 5-String version of our popular hybrid EXL165 which combines EXL170 and EXL160 for ideal combination of distinctive bright and powerful low end
  • Round wound with nickel plated steel for a distinctive bright tone with clear fundamentals
  • These strings are designed for long scale basses (34”+) and have a taper at 36 – 7/8”
  • All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA
  • String Gauges: Wound .045, .065, .085, .105, .135