Light 8 String / Long Scale Set 45-100

EXL170-8 is D'Addario's best-selling bass guitar set in an 8- String configuration. XL Nickel Wound electric bass strings, long recognized as the industry standard, are ideal for a wide range of musical style.
 
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String Tension Chart

ITEM # NOTE DIAMETER TENSION
XLB045 G 0.045 in 42.52 lbs
XLB018P G 0.018 33.04
XLB065 D 0.065 48.35
XLB028W D 0.028 38.47
XLB080 A 0.080 40.05
XLB040 A 0.040 40.84
XLB100 E 0.100 34.72
XLB050 E 0.050 35.57

 

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Number Of Strings: 8
  • Scale Length: Long
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nickel-Plated Steel
  • 8 String version of D'Addario's best-selling bass guitar set
  • 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, .018p .065, .028, .080, .040, .100, .050