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Ernie Ball Acoustic Guitar - Earthwood, Medium Light, .012 - .054, 2003

Ernie Ball Acoustic Guitar - Earthwood, Medium Light, .012 - .054, 2003
Manufacturer:
Ernie Ball
Manufacturer Part #:
2003
SKU:
EBL_2003
Price:
$4.69

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Ernie Ball Acoustic Guitar - Earthwood, Medium Light, .012 - .054, 20035DorthyApril 17, 2011Great, warm sound. Absolutely recommend these to any player!

 

NOTE

DESCRIPTION

DIAMETER INCHES

TENSION LBS

1st E

Plain Steel

.012

 

2nd B

Plain Steel

.016

 

3rd G

80/20 Bronze Wound

.024

 

4th E

80/20 Bronze Wound

.032

 

5th A

80/20 Bronze Wound

.044

 

6th E

80/20 Bronze Wound

.054

 



 

Plain String

"Plain strings sound the higher pitch notes. Plain string is unwound. Made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel, but its shape is round, not hex. Used on electric and acoustic guitars, banjos, mandolins -- not classic guitars. One end has a brass grommet, called a ball, which is secured by a special lock twist. The ball is for attaching the string to an instrument.

Acoustic Guitar - Earthwood Bronze

Wound strings are wrapped with an alloy of 80% copper and 20% zinc wire. The most popular acoustic string, providing a crisp, ringing sound, with pleasing overtones.

Core Wire

Core wire is the center of a wound string. It is of specially tempered high carbon steel. The crosscut end view reveals a shape that is not round, but hex shaped. The points of the hex shape help hold the wrap wire securely in place. Hex core wire is used for the wound strings of both electric and acoustic guitars, banjos, and mandolins - but not classic guitars."

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