D’Addario EXL170-5 Nickel Wound 5-string Long Scale Bass Strings are precision wound on their exclusive computer-controlled machines. These strings deliver excellent magnetic output while providing a smooth, comfortable surface that reduces premature fret wear.
Each D’Addario EXL170-5 plays with clear fundamentals and unparalleled consistency. The nickel-plated steel wrap wire is known for it’s excellent intonation and distinctive bright tone, which complements most playing styles.
D’Addario EXL170-5 are the industry standard in electric long scale bass strings. With their clear fundamentals, booming tight lows, and reliable D’Addario construction, they’re trusted by players everywhere to handle any performance.
D’Addario EXL170-5 Nickel Wound 5-string are made with a high carbon steel core and wound with nickel-plated steel wrap wire, for consistently bright tone and smooth playability, great for a wide variety of bass styles.
Made for 5-string basses, 45-130 Regular Light gauge strings takes our most popular bass gauge and adds a low B-string.
- Reg Light Top/Med Bottom Gauge
- .045, .065, .080, .100, .130
- Five-string set
- Bright tone
- Round wound nickel