D'Addario ETB92-5 Tapewound 5-String Bass Medium 50-135 Long Scale

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ETB92-5 is the 5-string version of the popular ETB92 black nylon tapewound bass set. With the addition of the .135 low B string, ETB92-5 offers the ideal combination of deep, warm tone with comfortable feel. Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 inches.

Designed to produce a deep, warm tone with smooth feel, D’Addario Tapewound Bass strings are wound using a flattened black nylon which is polished to an ultra-smooth finish. These long-lasting, well-balanced strings are expertly engineered to provide optimal tension and are gauged to fit properly on standard bass saddles and nuts. Tapewounds may be used on fretted or fretless basses and are designed to deliver a vintage tone ranging from the thump of an upright bass to the focused depth of traditional flatwound strings.

  • 5-string version of D'Addario's popular ETB92 bass guitar set
  • Flattened black nylon wound for a warm, deep tone
  • Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 1/4 inches
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Wound .050, .065, .085, .105, .135
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh

Tension Chart

Diameter Tension
Note Inches mm lbs kg
G 0.0500 1.2700 40.040 18.160
D 0.0650 1.6500 38.680 17.540
A 0.0850 2.1600 35.540 16.120
E 0.1050 2.6700 31.900 14.470
B 0.1350 3.0300 31.330 14.210