D'Addario EXL160SL Nickel Wound Bass Medium 50-105 Super Long Scale

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EXL160, D’Addario’s top-selling heavy bass string set, provides the ideal combination of strong overall fundamentals with distinctive brightness and booming, tight lows. Fits super long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 38 inches and a good choice for players looking to down tune.

D'Addario XL Nickel Wound Electric Bass strings are world-renowned as "The Player's Choice" amongst bass players of all genres and styles. All XL strings are precision wound on our exclusive digitally-controlled machines, ensuring each string has excellent intonation, clear fundamentals, and unparalleled consistency. Each string is wound with a nickelplated steel wrap wire known for distinctive bright tone with excellent magnetic output delivering a universally appealing and versatile tone for all playing styles.

  • D'Addario's top-selling heavy gauge bass set
  • Round wound with nickelplated steel for a distinctive bright tone with clear fundamentals and booming, tight low end
  • Fits super long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 38 inches
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Wound .050, .070, .085, .105
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh

Tension Chart

Diameter Tension
Item # Note Inches mm lbs kg
XB050SL G 0.0500 1.2700 56.390 25.580
XB070SL D 0.0700 1.7800 62.350 28.280
XB085SL A 0.0850 2.1600 50.830 23.050
XB105SL E 0.1050 2.6700 42.690 19.370