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Resophonic Set EXP42

EXP42 is a resophonic Phosphor Bronze set designed to be used with resophonic or dobro guitars that utilizes EXP coating for extended lifespan. Since D'Addario introduced Phosphor Bronze guitar strings in 1974, they have been synonymous with warm and well-balanced acoustic tone.
 
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EXP42 is a resophonic Phosphor Bronze set designed to be used with resophonic or dobro guitars that utilizes EXP coating for extended lifespan. Since D'Addario introduced Phosphor Bronze guitar strings in 1974, they have been synonymous with warm and well-balanced acoustic tone.

String Tension Chart
Item # Note Diameter Tension
PL016 D 0.0160 in 30.740 lbs
PL018 B 0.0180 27.510
- G 0.0280 36.590
- D 0.0350 32.240
- B 0.0450 37.450
- G 0.0560 35.800

Product Features

  • Coating: Coated
  • Tuning: Open G
  • Number Of Strings: 6
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Phosphor Bronze

  • EXP coated Phosphor Bronze, 6-string Resophonic Guitar Strings
  • EXP Coated phosphor bronze for warm, bright, well balanced acoustic tone and 4 times more life
  • Feature D'Addario's exclusive New York manufactured, high carbon steel for unprecedented strength and pitch stability
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • String Gauges: Plain Steel .016, .018, Phosphor Bronze Wound .028, .035, .045, .056

 

How can I extend the life of my strings?

There are many factors that can affect the lifespan of your strings. Here are some tips to help extend the life of your strings:

1. Wipe down your strings after each use.

2. Try D’Addario XT strings, which utilize a proprietary treatment to extend lifespan, while preserving the tone and feel of your favorite uncoated strings. 

3. Try these maintenance and care products to prolong string life and performance. 

 

How do I restring my guitar?

Check out the videos to learn the restringing process for electric, acoustic, classical, bass, and other instruments. You will also find videos on restringing, tuning, humidification, and general maintenance.

  

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