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13.5-56

Medium Balanced Tension Acoustic Guitar Strings NB13556BT

Nickel Bronze acoustic strings are made to bring out the unique tonal characteristics of your guitar, allowing its natural voice to shine through. This distinctive string alloy creates a clear, focused sound, magnifying the sonic properties of the guitar’s wood. Made with a NY Steel core and nickel-plated phosphor bronze wrap wire, Nickel Bronze strings get you the most out of your guitar and your playing. This 13.5-56 Medium Balanced Tension set delivers increasd overall tension and even string tension across all six strings, resulting in resistance ideal for powerful strumming and flat-picking.
 
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13.5-56

Nickel Bronze acoustic strings are made to bring out the unique tonal characteristics of your guitar, allowing its natural voice to shine through. This distinctive string alloy creates a clear, focused sound, magnifying the sonic properties of the guitar’s wood. Made with a NY Steel core and nickel-plated phosphor bronze wrap wire, Nickel Bronze strings get you the most out of your guitar and your playing. This 13.5-56 Medium Balanced Tension set delivers increasd overall tension and even string tension across all six strings, resulting in resistance ideal for powerful strumming and flat-picking.

String Tension Chart
Item # Note Diameter Tension
NYS0135 E 0.0135 in 29.57 lbs
NYS018 B 0.018 29.50
NB024 G 0.024 29.93
NB032 D 0.032 29.79
NB042 A 0.042 28.79
NB056 E 0.056 27.60

Product Features

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

  • D'Addario Nickel Bronze strings are made with nickel-plated phosphor bronze, wrapped over a hexagonal NY steel core.
  • The nickel-plated phosphor bronze wrap wire provides a clear, focused sound, which magnifies the sonic properties of the guitar’s wood
  • Nickel-plating increases natural corrosion resistance for a longer lasting uncoated string.
  • Our Nickel Bronze acoustic guitar strings come with a code on the recyclable VCI bag, which you can register to earn Players Circle points.
  • D’Addario Nickel Bronze strings are made in the USA—drawn to our exacting specifications at our New York production facility.

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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 of uncoated strings.

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

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