D'Addario EXPPBB170 Coated Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Long Scale 45-100

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D'Addario's most popular acoustic bass set, in a coated EXP version for 4 times more string life. Provides a rich, deep and projecting tone. Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 1/4 inches.

D'Addario EXPs are the most natural-sounding, longest-lasting coated strings available. EXP Coated Technology starts with the highest quality wrap wire materials, precision drawn and micro coated on our advanced proprietary machinery. Strings are then wound normally, delivering tone and feel identical to D'Addario's world renowned acoustic bass strings, with a minimum of 4 times more life. You won't believe they are coated!

  • Designed specifically for use on all 4-String acoustic basses
  • EXP Coated phosphor bronze for warm, bright, well balanced acoustic tone and 4 times more life
  • 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: Phosphor Bronze Wound .045 .065, .080, .100

Tension Chart

Diameter Tension
Item # Note Inches mm lbs kg
EXPPBB045 G 0.0450 1.1400 47.500 21.540
EXPPBB065 D 0.0650 1.6500 55.700 25.260
EXPPBB080 A 0.0800 2.0300 47.400 21.500
EXPPBB100 E 0.1000 2.5400 40.200 18.230