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DR Handmade DR Rare Bronze 11-50 Acoustic Strings Med Lt RPM-11

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  • RRP £10.25
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Instrument6-String Acoustic Guitar
Gauge Range11 - 50
Gauges11 , 15 , 22w , 30 , 40 , 50 (wound 3rd)
Wrap MaterialPhosphor Bronze
ConstructionRound Wound
Hex Core / Round CoreHex Core
Ball End / Loop EndBall End
Coated / Non-CoatedNon Coated


**PLEASE NOTE** The image above has not been used for visual purposes only. The gauge available is listed in the title above and in the product description below.   Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings wound on Hexagonal Cores.   Gauge   RPML-11 - 11, 15, 22, 30, 40, 50.

Low tension, the sound is loud and warm. The Rare phosphor bronze acoustic strings are a departure from the standard, good quality bronze string currently available, not necessarily better, but possessing a new, different and stronger voice.

When DR set out to produce a string with new characteristics, their goal was to redesign contemporary thinking about what phosphor bronze can do for a good acoustic guitar.

Hand-carved arch-tops, dreadnoughts and good steel string acoustic guitars made of rosewood, maple, and mahogany seem to benefit from a distinct improvement in tone, depth, and sustain with Rare phosphor strings. Players who want a fatter and louder sound, as well as a deeper bottom (who like to hear their guitars ring out) will appreciate the Rare phosphor tone, sound, and feel.

Gauge

RPML-11 - 11, 15, 22, 30, 40, 50. (Medium Lite)

DR Handmade Strings, brainchild of Al Dronge, founder of Guild Guitars and passed onto his son Mark Dronge, is a company that takes pride in producing handmade strings on a big scale in a market where machines are increasingly more prominent.  DR Handmade Strings consider handcrafted strings, American made, with American materials often more accurate and consistent than machine made and also re-established the importance of round core strength.  The DR ZEBRA strings which were the first out of the factory are made alternating between phosphor bronze and nickel plated steel windings.  Dr Handmade Strings introduced the first colour coated strings in 2001 advancing to NEON coating strings in 2010.  The latest DR DDT drop down tuning sets are optimized for low tuning retaining tuning, stability and tension.

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Review Summary - 5 out of 5 based on 11 ratings.
June 30, 2020 | Noel Baumber
DR Rare Bronze 11-50 Acoustic Strings Med Lt RPM-11

I am trying this lighter weight on my Lowden F35 gigging guitar in Drop D tuning (DADGBE) especially on Irish folk nights where so many songs benefit from the low D in a D major chord (000232) and an easy G major chord (5X0003). The lighter weight makes strumming easier and therefore less tiring and to a degree improves the action over the fretboard.

June 21, 2020 | Martin
DR Rare Bronze 11-50 Acoustic Strings Med Lt RPM-11

Fab strings so long as you remember to only cut them once the guitar is tuned

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