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NORMAL TENSION

Silver Plated Wrap, Nylon Core, Black Nylon Trebles EJ49

EJ49, normal tension, is D'Addario's best-selling classical set containing custom extruded black nylon trebles, 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 microscope 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

EJ49, normal tension, is D'Addario's best-selling classical set containing custom extruded black nylon trebles, 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 microscope 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
J4901 E 0.0280 in 16.230 lbs
J4902 B 0.0320 12.040
J4903 G 0.0400 11.880
J4904 D 0.0290 15.620
J4905 A 0.0350 15.890
J4906 E 0.0430 14.190

Product Features

  • Classical Tension: Normal
  • Size: Full Scale
  • End Type: Tie-End
  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Tuning: Standard
  • Number Of Strings: 6
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Monofilament Material: Black Nylon
  • Wrap Material: Silver-Plated Copper

  • D'Addario's best-selling Pro Arté set, Normal tension offers balance of volume and comfortable resistance
  • Laser controlled black 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

 

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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