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Medium Set EJ74

EJ74 is the world's most popular Phosphor Bronze mandolin set. 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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EJ74 is the world's most popular Phosphor Bronze mandolin set. 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
LE011 E 0.0110 in 23.250 lbs
LE011 E 0.0110 23.250
LE015 A 0.0150 19.260
LE015 A 0.0150 19.260
LE026pb D 0.0260 23.360
LE026pb D 0.0260 23.360
LE040pb G 0.0400 24.480
LE040pb G 0.0400 24.480

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Tuning: Standard
  • Number Of Strings: 8
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Phosphor Bronze

  • D'Addario's best-selling mandolin set
  • Loop end construction for universal fit
  • Phosphor Bronze for long lasting, warm and bright tone
  • 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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