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EFX170-5 FlexSteels 5-String Bass, Light, 45-130, Long Sca

EFX170-5 is the 5-string version of D’Addario FlexSteels most versatile set with the most universally appealing gauge sizes for all playing styles. With the addition of the .130 low B string, this set offers a unique combination of a flexible feel with a deep, round sound with just the right amount of punch and bite. Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 7/8 inches.

A monumental breakthrough in bass string technology, FlexSteels deliver the unique combination of flexible feel optimized for slap and finger-style playing coupled with a coveted deep and round tone with just the right amount of punch and bite. A harmonic-rich steel alloy with precisely formulated core-to-wrap diameters wound to the most precise specifications delivers this singular tone and feel with unsurpassed consistency and extra-long string life.

  • Deep, round sound with just the right amount of punch and bite.
  • Flexible feel optimized for finger style and slapping player
  • Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 7/8 inches
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Wound .045, .065, .080, .100, .130
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh

 

TENSION CHART

DIAMETER TENSION
Item # Note Inches mm lbs kg
. G 0.0450 11.430 39.530 17.930
. D 0.0650 16.510 46.090 20.910
. A 0.0800 20.320 37.140 16.850
. E 0.1000 25.400 32.910 14.930
. B 0.1300 33.020 31.340 14.220