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Extra Light 12-String Set EJ41

EJ41 is an extra light gauge Phosphor Bronze set ideal for vintage instruments and ease of playability on acoustic 12-string guitars. 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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EJ41 is an extra light gauge Phosphor Bronze set ideal for vintage instruments and ease of playability on acoustic 12-string guitars. 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
PL009 E 0.0090 in 13.140 lbs
PL009 E 0.0090 13.140
PL013 B 0.0130 15.390
PL013 B 0.0130 15.390
PB021 G 0.0210 22.950
PL008 G 0.0080 14.680
PB029 D 0.0290 24.850
PL011 D 0.0110 15.580
PB036 A 0.0360 21.370
PL016 A 0.0160 18.500
PB045 E 0.0450 18.390
PB026 E 0.0260 24.850

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Tuning: Standard
  • Number Of Strings: 12
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Phosphor Bronze

  • Extra light gauge 12-string set, ideal for heavy strumming and a resonant, projecting tone
  • Preferred for its warm, bright, and well balanced acoustic tone
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA
  • String Gauges: Plain Steel .009/.009, .013/.013, Phosphor Bronze Wound .021/.008(p), .029/.011(p), .036/.016(p), .045/.026(w)

Does D’Addario have an online string tension guide?

Yes. We offer String Tension Pro - a free, easy-to-use website that allows you to create customized string sets, compare string sets, and determine the optimum gauges for your instrument and tuning. To learn more, click here.

 

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.

  

RESOURCES

The science behind balanced tension

Guide to C-A-G-E-D

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