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Normal Tension

Silver Plated Wrap, Nylon Core, Clear Nylon Trebles EJ45

EJ45, normal tension, is D'Addario's best-selling classical set, preferred for its balance of rich tone, comfortable feel and dynamic projection. All Pro-Arté treble strings are computer controlled by an X-Y laser micrometer which performs diameter and tension measurements, ensuring true-sounding, precise trebles in every set. Pro-Arté basses are wound using silver-plated copper on a multi-filament nylon core for consistent and warm, yet projecting tone.
 
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Normal Tension

EJ45, normal tension, is D'Addario's best-selling classical set, preferred for its balance of rich tone, comfortable feel and dynamic projection. All Pro-Arté treble strings are computer controlled by an X-Y laser micrometer which performs diameter and tension measurements, ensuring true-sounding, precise trebles in every set. Pro-Arté basses are wound using silver-plated copper on a multi-filament nylon core for consistent and warm, yet projecting tone.

String Tension Chart
Item # Note Diameter Tension
J4501 E 0.0280 in 16.230 lbs
J4502 B 0.0322 12.040
J4503 G 0.0403 11.880
J4504 D 0.0290 15.620
J4505 A 0.0350 15.890
J4506 E 0.0430 14.190

Product Features

  • Classical Tension: Normal
  • Size: Full Size
  • End Type: Tie-End
  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Tuning: Standard
  • Number Of Strings: 6
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Monofilament Material: Nylon
  • Core Material: Nylon Core

  • D'Addario's best-selling Pro Arté set, Normal tension offers balance of volume and comfortable resistance
  • Laser controlled clear nylon treble strings for consistent, precise intonation
  • Precision wound basses for warm, projecting tone and the utmost consistency
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA

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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