December 7, 2015

Bass Basics

Welcome to the Bass Basics page! If you are here that probably means our storefront has confused the hell out of you and you just want a darn set of strings for your standard scale 4, 5, or 6 String bass, in a standard tuning. Well you are in the right place! Below is a break out based on string count.

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4 String Sets – E.A.D.G.

Hybrid Balanced Light – .094 .070 .053 .037 – or – Steel Balanced Light – .094 .070 .053 .037 ~34lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced Medium – .098 .073 .055 .039 – or – Steel Balanced Medium – .098 .073 .055 .039 ~37lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced Heavy – .102 .076 .057 .041 – or – Steel Balanced Heavy – .102 .076 .057 .041 ~40.5lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced X-Heavy – .106 .079 .059 .043 – or – Steel Balanced X-Heavy – .106 .079 .059 .043 ~43.5lbs at 34″ Scale

5 String Sets – B.E.A.D.G.

Hybrid Balanced Light – .124 .094 .070 .053 .037 – or – Steel Balanced Light – .124 .094 .070 .053 .037 ~34lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced Medium – .130 .098 .073 .055 .039 – or – Steel Balanced Medium – .130 .098 .073 .055 .039 ~37lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced Heavy – .136 .102 .076 .057 .041 – or – Steel Balanced Heavy – .136 .102 .076 .057 .041 ~40.5lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced X-Heavy – .142 .106 .079 .059 .043 – or – Steel Balanced X-Heavy – .142 .106 .079 .059 .043 ~43.5lbs at 34″ Scale

6 String Sets – B.E.A.D.G.C

Hybrid Balanced Light – .124 .094 .070 .053 .037 .026 – or – Steel Balanced Light – .124 .094 .070 .053 .037 .026 ~34lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced Medium – .130 .098 .073 .055 .039 .028 – or – Steel Balanced Medium – .130 .098 .073 .055 .039 .028 ~37lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced Heavy – .136 .102 .076 .057 .041 .029 – or – Steel Balanced Heavy – .136 .102 .076 .057 .041 .029 ~40.5lbs @ 34″ Scale
Hybrid Balanced X-Heavy – .142 .106 .079 .059 .043 .031 – or – Steel Balanced X-Heavy – .142 .106 .079 .059 .043 .031 ~43.5lbs at 34″ Scale
If you don’t find, or already know what you are looking for, Click Here to see our entire line of Bass Strings