D'Addario EKXL120 XL Nickel Round Wound Super Light Reinforced 9-42

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EKXL120 strings are reinforced with soldered twists at the ball end for increased durability. They are particularly well suited for vibrato systems where strings are under extreme stress and stretch.

XL Nickel Wound, D'Addario's most popular electric guitar strings, are precision wound with nickelplated steel onto a carefully drawn, hexagonally shaped, high carbon steel core. The result, strings with long lasting, distinctive bright tone and excellent intonation, is ideal for the widest variety of guitars and musical styles.

  • Reinforced soldered twists for additional strength and durability, optimal for vibrato systems
  • Round wound with nickelplated steel for distinctive bright tone
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Plain Steel .009, .011, .016, Nickel Wound .024, .032, .042

Tension Chart

Diameter Tension
Item # Note Inches mm lbs kg
KPL009 E 0.0090 0.2286 13.140 5.960
KPL011 B 0.0110 0.2794 11.020 5.000
KPL016 G 0.0160 0.4064 14.680 6.660
NW024 D 0.0240 0.6090 15.730 7.130
NW032 A 0.0320 0.8120 15.500 7.030
NW042 E 0.0420 1.0660 14.370 6.520