Detuners provide a unique way to drop tune your bass guitar from a single step up to two full steps with the convenience of only a flick of a lever! Roundwounds with the windings squashed, so oval wound. Display as a link instead, × Upload or insert images from URL. The start of the electronics journey of improving the tone on your bass. Great strings, I’m never going back to traditional rounds. 2813 Wilbur AveBattle Creek, MI 49037P: 800-388-4447F:800-860-6913. You can post now and register later. Thier not flats though thier Ground wound!! First Look: Hughes & Kettner Spirit Nano Series, 4. Great tone but the high tension is way too stiff for my taste. 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[quote name='apa' post='1359348' date='Sep 1 2011, 10:27 PM']Have a read of [url="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strings_(music)"]THIS[/url] [/quote] Not to highjack but if anyone else wants to chip in with a recomendation on ground/pressure wounds Im also looking for a set to try on a fretless Jazz #mc_embed_signup{background:#fff; clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; width:100%;} I also have a set of Roto pressure wound and I couldnt tell the difference in feel between them and rounds but after bedding in they are nice enough strings. Start shopping or login to your account now. Perusing that link reminds me why I avoid Wikipedia. PLAY WITH THE BEST™|Nitro-Pack|ROCKTRON|INNOVATION STRINGS|. These strings really fit the bill if you are looking for a compromise between round and flats. × I was just wondering what exactly are Pressurewound strings? Kennebunk, Maine 04043. Since 1964, GHS Strings has been winding electric guitar strings in the southwestern corner of Michigan. They don't mash up the board like rounds though, and finger noise is less evident.   Your previous content has been restored. Further enhance the tone shaping capabilities on your bass. Our site uses cookies to enhance your experience and understand how you use our site. GHS Pressurewound Nickel-Iron Bass Strings Short Scale - 4-String 40-096 7700 $24.95 GHS Pressurewound Nickel-Iron Bass Strings Long Scale - 5-String 44-128 M7200-5 GHS Pressurewound Bronze strings are an exciting development. Wound over a hex core wire, a highly magnetic nickel-iron alloy (Alloy 52™) is run through precision rollers, slightly flattening the final wrap. 2813 Wilbur AveBattle Creek, MI 49037P: 800-388-4447F:800-860-6913. Paste as plain text instead, × Wound over a hex core wire, a highly magnetic nickel-iron alloy (Alloy 52™) is run through precision rollers, slightly flattening the final wrap. Best Bass Gear carries a large assortment of pickups for many different basses with multiple string configurations to choose from. Clear editor. Whether touring the world, the nation, the local club scene or even just practicing in the bedroom, GHS Strings has been helping bass players hold down the low end and find their unique sound for decades. Hooked: Kenny Wayne Shepherd on Jimi Hendrix's "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)", 2. I have just bought a new fretless bass and i am just in the process of buying some new strings for it. The Pressurewound Bronze strings are designed much like the Balanced Nickel bass sets; each string has two covers, wound over a round core. t_080_t, September 1, 2011 in Accessories and Misc, Hi. Copyright © All the good names are taken ltd. [/quote] A. Cheers[/quote] PLAY WITH THE BEST™|Nitro-Pack|ROCKTRON|INNOVATION STRINGS|. Question: Where Can I Buy a GHS Pressurewound String. $24.99 For an even lower price, add to cart. Bridge replacements offer better aesthetics over stock hardware along with the added benefit of further control of variables like intonation, string action height, and string spacing.   Pasted as rich text. Isnt BC brilliant! [quote name='Mr. This process results in the first phosphor bronze bass string that does not have harsh and abrasive … GHS Bass Strings GHS ML7200 Pressurewound Electric Bass Strings 44-102 Medium Light Alloy 52 is run through computer controlled precision rollers in the winding process to create a semi-flat string with great articulation, a mellow tone with less finger noise. Halfwound strings, ground wound strings, or pressure wound strings are a cross between roundwound and flatwound. They're more like rounds than flats in their bahaviour, ie start very bright and quickly settle down, then after a while start to sound a bit lifeless. Improve the quality of the hardware on your existing bass or fresh build. Fretless players also love how Pressurewounds retain that signature "mwah" tone, while going easy on their fingerboards. Cheers. Pressurewound strings? By By continuing to browse this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Followers 0. [url="http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/GHS-M3075-Bass-Brite-Flats-4-Str-Bass-strings-49-108-/300589027450?pt=UK_Guitar_Accessories&hash=item45fc80907a"]UK Ebay seller for GHS Brite Flats[/url]... apa, Elites ground wound are realy good, best i have found, but as i am into GHS now might try those you suggested. Ideal for fretless players that want to be easy on their fingerboards but not give up that roundwound. Multiple key style and finishes is available for a unique touch to any bass. Home > Strings and Accessories Listed by Manufacturer > GHS Strings > GHS Electric Bass Guitar Strings > Pressurewound GHS_L7200 GHS Electric Bass 4 String Pressurewound 34" scale, 37.25" winding, .040 - .096, L7200 Your Pedalboards 2020: Part Deux, 1. I use and like them as they give an extra bit of grunt which I was missing with flats and they don't chew up your fingers like roundwounds. The Pressurewound Bronze strings are designed much like the Balanced Nickel bass sets; each string has two covers, wound over a round core. Your question will appear on the site once someone answers it. They are right in the middle of a roundwound and a flatwound string with less string noise, finger soreness, and great sound. I use them on fretless. from first thread, i would describe pressure wound as an ordinary round wound string squashed, rolled along its length so taking all the round windings down to a flater profile, as these companies usually start with a heavier gauge wrap and squash it down to a standard diameter, there is more mass in them than ordinary size round wounds. Web Design by Numinix.