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      D'Addario EXP16 Coated Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (101273381)
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Special coating extends string life dramatically!

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EXP Coated Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings provide longer life and increased durability coupled with the brightness, clarity, and sensitivity you've come to expect from D'Addario strings. Here is how it works: An ultrafine layer of EXP coating is bonded to the phosphor bronze wrap wire which is then wound onto the hex-shaped core wire. The result is a built-in barrier against the corrosion and wear that can quickly sap the life out of your strings and your sound. And since the EXP coating is crosslinked to the wrap wire prior to winding, the strings sound fresh and bright. New-string tone lasts 3 to 4 times longer than traditional guitar strings.

D'Addario is the world's largest manufacturer of strings for musical instruments. Many top guitarists won't play any other brand. Regardless of your playing style, D'Addario has a set that's right for you.

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  • The Best

    As reviewed by Mankoon on 8/17/2006

    I am an active musician who plays about four gigs a week. I have tried every string possible, and am constantly looking for new strings that have a bright acoustic sound and good life. My Taylor 314LTD came with Elixir strings and they sound great, but as soon as I put on the D'AddarioEXP16 I found the sound I was looking for. Thank you D'Addario for your efforts to make a better product, and thank you for helping me become a better musician.

    12 of 12 people found this review helpful.
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  • Great Tone, Better Longevity

    As reviewed by Pickin&Grinnin on 3/28/2007

    I've been playing for 15 years and dialing in on D'Addario Bronze strings as my prefered set. Tried these EXP's and have no complaints, They've been on my Ibanez for 6 weeks now and still sound like a fresh set of regular D'Addarios! Elixrs do slide a bit easier, but they have a tinny, thin tone that doesn't sound as natural, and the coating sometimes flakes off. Go with the EXP's for long life and great sound

    10 of 10 people found this review helpful.
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  • Sweet EXP's

    As reviewed by Bob on 12/4/2009

    Very Nice Strings. They last longer than uncoated. They have a nice warm sound on my Goodall acoustic. EXP16

    4 of 4 people found this review helpful.
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