Light Wound 3rd Set 12-52

NYXL1252 contains a wound 3rd string for lower tunings or traditional "jazz" setups. The high carbon steel used in NYXL strings offers higher break strength, enhanced tuning stability, and accentuated mid-range frequency response.

String Tension Chart

NYS012 E 0.012 in 23.31 lbs
NYS016 B 0.016 23.31
NYNW024 G 0.024 27.91
NYNW032 D 0.032 27.50
NYNW042 A 0.042 25.48
NYNW052 E 0.052 21.03


Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Number Of Strings: 6
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nickel-Plated Steel
  • NYXL's feature D'Addario's exclusive New York manufactured, high carbon steel alloy for unprecedented strength Play Fearlessly
  • Improved tuning stability compared to traditional nickel wound strings - get in tune faster, stay in tune better
  • Wound strings with enhanced mid-range frequency response in the 1 - 3.5 kHz range more presence and crunch to cut through the mix
  • NYXL1252 offering a wound 3rd/G string for drop tune or traditional "jazz" setups: Plain Steel .012, .016, Nickel Wound .024, .032, .042, .052
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh