D'Addario EXL165-5 Regular Light Top/ Medium Bottom Nickel Wound 5-string Long Scale Bass - .045-.135
Custom Light 5-String / Long Scale SetEXL165-5
EXL165-5 is a hybrid gauge that combines EXL170 and EXL160 in a 5 String configuration for ideal combination of tone of distinctive bright and powerful low end. XL Nickel Wound electric bass strings, long recognized as the industry standard, are ideal for a wide range of musical styles.
D'Addario EXL165-5 XL Nickel Electric 5-String Bass Guitar Strings Features at a Glance:
- Reg Light Top/Med Bottom Gauge
- .045, .065, .085, .105, .135
- Five-string set
- Bright tone
- Round wound nickel
- Made in the USA
XL Nickel Wound, D'Addario's most popular guitar strings, are precision wound with nickel plated steel onto a carefully drawn, hexagonally shaped, high carbon steel core. The result—strings with long lasting, distinctive, bright tone and excellent intonation—is ideal for the widest variety of guitars and musical styles.
D'Addario - Making strings for over 300 years
Behind every set of D'Addario strings are over three centuries of fine craftsmanship. The D'Addario family tradition began in the tiny town of Salle, Italy in 1680 where they made assorted instrument strings for over two hundred years before relocating to New York in 1905. As the modern string making industry began to develop, the D'Addario family emerged as innovators by designing the winding machine most string makers still use today. And while their techniques have modernized, the pride that goes into each set of strings dates back to the D'Addario family's earliest root