D'Addario EFX165 FlexSteels Bass Custom Light 45-105 Long Scale

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EFX165, D’Addario FlexSteels are a hybrid gauge bass set combining the high strings from an EFX170 (.45 and .65) with the low strings from an EFX160 (.85 and .105). This set offers a deep, round sound with just the right amount of punch and bite. Fits basses with a string scale length of up to 36 7/8 inches.

A monumental breakthrough in bass string technology, FlexSteels deliver the unique combination of flexible feel optimized for slap and finger-style playing coupled with a coveted deep and round tone with just the right amount of punch and bite. A harmonic-rich steel alloy with precisely formulated core-to-wrap diameters wound to the most precise specifications delivers this singular tone and feel with unsurpassed consistency and extra-long string life.

  • Deep, round sound with just the right amount of punch and bite.
  • Flexible feel optimized for finger style and slapping player
  • Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 7/8 inches
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Wound .045, .065, .085, .105
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh

Tension Chart

Diameter Tension
Note Inches mm lbs kg
G 0.0450 1.1430 39.530 17.930
D 0.0650 1.6510 46.090 20.910
A 0.0850 2.1590 43.630 19.790
E 0.1050 2.6670 36.160 16.400