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Medium Tension String Set PIPA01

PIPA01 is a nylon wound, steel core string set for Pipa, which includes both plain steel and a nylon wound A string to accommodate the Northern and Southerners playing styles. D'Addario's portfolio of products designed specifically for World Instruments is based on research and product testing with instrument builders, educators, and professional players.
 
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PIPA01 is a nylon wound, steel core string set for Pipa, which includes both plain steel and a nylon wound A string to accommodate the Northern and Southerners playing styles. D'Addario's portfolio of products designed specifically for World Instruments is based on research and product testing with instrument builders, educators, and professional players.

String Tension Chart
Item # Note Diameter Tension
- A 0.0165 in 8.500 lbs
- E 0.0260 13.500
- D 0.0330 17.500
- A 0.0385 16.000

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nylon

  • Features flattened stainless steel wound over a round high carbon steel core with a high polish for great feel and a balanced tone. Made with the highest quality steel core wire and winding materials to give you the most consistent, reliable, and durable string.
  • Silk wound at both ends to protect the instrument from wear and to extend the lifespan of the strings
  • Dual language packaging communicates the product features and benefits clearly to mainland Chinese and international consumers
  • Sealed inner packaging prevents corrosion during shipping and extended storage
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance

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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