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12-53

Regular Light Set NB1253

NB1253 is a light gauge Nickel Bronze string set, delivering the ideal combination of volume, tone, and playability. Producing a distinctly clear and focused tone, Nickel Bronze strings bring out the unique character of your acoustic instrument, allowing its natural voice to be heard.
 
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12-53

NB1253 is a light gauge Nickel Bronze string set, delivering the ideal combination of volume, tone, and playability. Producing a distinctly clear and focused tone, Nickel Bronze strings bring out the unique character of your acoustic instrument, allowing its natural voice to be heard.

String Tension Chart
Item # Note Diameter Tension
NYS012 E 0.012 in 23.36 lbs
NYS016 B 0.016 23.31
NB024 G 0.024 29.93
NB032 D 0.032 29.79
NB042 A 0.042 28.79
NB053 E 0.053 24.81

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Number Of Strings: 6
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nickel Bronze

  • Nickel plated phosphor bronze wrap wire provides a uniquely balanced tone with enhanced mid-range frequencies, bringing out the true sound of your guitar.
  • Nickel plating increases natural corrosion resistance for a longer lasting uncoated string.
  • Features D'Addario's exclusive high-carbon NY steel for unprecedented strength and tuning stability.
  • Environmentally-friendly, corrosion-resistant packaging keeps strings fresh
  • All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA

Curious what strings are best for you? Find your perfect set with String Finder

 

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 X-Series strings! Our two X Series options each use a distinct method to extend lifespan, while preserving the tone and feel of uncoated strings.

XT combines high carbon steel cores with an advanced corrosion resistance treatment added over the string to enhance string longevity. XS makes use of a special film and innovative application process, allowing the string to last longer than any string we've produced before.

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

 

How do I restring my guitar?

Check out these resources to learn the restringing process for your guitar.

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