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La Bella Acoustic Guitar Silk & Steel Light, .011 - .051, 710L

La Bella Acoustic Guitar Silk & Steel Light, .011 - .051, 710L
Manufacturer:
La Bella
Manufacturer Part #:
710L
SKU:
LAB_710L
Price:
$9.16

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Product Reviews for La Bella Acoustic Guitar Silk & Steel Light, .011 - .051, 710L

La Bella Acoustic Guitar Silk & Steel Light, .011 - .051, 710L5hm,from NJFebruary 9, 2011These strings are of excellent quality. I bought them to put on my classical guitar. That was a big mistake. If I weren't paying attention to what I was doing it would of yanked the bridge off my guitar. I put them on and I heard cracking; I quickly looked for the source of the noise and the bridge was coming off. I quickly started to loosen the strings and saved the bridge. It was too much tension on a classical guitar bridge. For me, I thought a bridge could hold anything you throw at it.

 

NOTE

DESCRIPTION

DIAMETER INCHES

TENSION LBS

1st E

Plain Steel

.011

 

2nd B

Plain Steel

.014

 

3rd G

Silver-Plated Copper Wound on Silk Filaments

.023

 

4th D

Silver-Plated Copper Wound on Silk Filaments

.031

 

5th A

Silver-Plated Copper Wound on Silk Filaments

.041

 

6th E

Silver-Plated Copper Wound on Silk Filaments

.051

 



 

La Bella Acoustic Steel String

"LaBella's acoustic guitar sets are comprised of perfectly balanced strings and are available in a choice of many different gauges. Accommodating today's acoustic players and their instruments, these varied set designs present many options for stringing. Only the finest American-made materials are used -- high quality plain steel and superior bronze alloys. Handcrafted by skilled technicians, LaBella guarantees every string that leaves the factory.

Over the centuries, the problem of prolonging the life of metal strings has plagued both players and string makers. Today, some manufacturers have discovered a quick fix method to prevent oxidation from occuring. They coat the metal strings with a polymer or synthetic material. This process stifles the wound string's sound production and does not guarantee a longer life. Any surface treatment deadens the natural transmitting powers of the string and dampens the high overtones associated with a good wound acoustic guitar string.

 

Silk & Steel

The Silk & Steel wound strings have silver-plated copper wire wound on pure silk filaments wrapped over a steel core. Preferred by finger-style guitarists for their great volume and mellow tone, these strings are meticulously hand-wound using a pure Italian silk underlay and have less tension than standard steel or bronze wound strings."

 

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