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D'Addario Pro Steels 45-105 Stainless Steel Bass Guitar Strings, Long Scale [EPS165]

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**PLEASE NOTE** These strings measure 37" / 94cm from the ball end to the start of the taper. These strings have no silk winding at either end of the string.


Here’s what we have to say about these strings; 


Articulate and bright, the D'Addario XL Pro Steels offer amazing clarity to each note. They are some of the brightest sounding bass strings around!
 
This is a great set of strings for players wanting more bite and top-end to their bass tone. Thunderous metal basslines, heavy rock grooves and blistering jazz bass solos all sound clear as a bell on these super bright strings. Bass chords sound amazing also: with the Pro Steels' 'piano-like' tone, playing chords anywhere on the neck is a dream! 
 
These strings slap too…. the strong high-end presence and tight low-end offer a great slap tone. 
 
These aren't ordinary roundwound strings either: they are what D'Addario call 'textured rounds' and offer a more coarse playing surface than ordinary rounds. This is great for players who like the more tactile feel of uncoated roundwound strings. 
 
These will bring out the best of your five-string, also! If you order a 5 string bass set, expect your low B string to be full of life and to sound as crystal clear as the other strings. These strings have made me fall in love with my low B again!
 
I have been using D'Addario's for years and the consistency from pack to pack is remarkable. Expect top performance every time!
 
Go for ProSteels if you're looking for a serious amount of zing in your string!
 
by Ben Hearn, Strings Direct Bass String Ambassador
stringsdirect.co.uk // benhearnbass.co.uk

Here’s what D’Addario say about these strings;

 
EPS165 is a custom gauge string set for long scale electric bass. XL ProSteel electric bass strings utilize a stainless steel wrap wire, enhancing the strings' interaction with magnetic pickups, producing a distinctively bright and present tone.
 
XL ProSteels are D'Addario's brightest and most magnetic bass strings. They utilize an exclusive corrosion-resistant steel alloy that deliver a super-bright tone without shrill overtones. They offer a palette of harmonically rich, brilliantly penetrating highs combined with pronounced, tight-and-tough lows to create the coveted "Piano tone" steel players crave. Great for both articulate fingering or aggressive picking, ProSteels give you the extra edge and punch you need to cut through the mix.

D'addario is a New York based manufacturer of instrument strings - mainly guitar and bass. Here at Strings Direct you can find a full range of D'Addario Electric, Acoustic, Bass, Classical & Orchestral strings in full sets and singles at low prices and same day despatch

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Review Summary - 5 out of 5 based on 7 ratings.
November 10, 2020 | James
D'Addario Pro Steels 45-105 Stainless Steel Bass Guitar Strings, Long Scale [EPS165]

They do the thing.

February 10, 2020 | Adrian King
D'Addario EPS165 4-String ProSteel Bass Strings 45-105 Reg Lt Top / Med Bottom

Excellent bass strings, bin using them for many years.

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