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D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack)  

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These acoustic guitar strings feature a computer-controlled wrapping around a hex core.

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Gauges: 12-16-24-32-42-53.

These acoustic guitar strings feature a computer-controlled wrapping around a hex core.

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 string set that's right for you.

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D'AddarioEJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack)
 
4.7

(based on 11 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Consistent (5)
  • Good tone (5)
  • Long life (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great strings and they keep their tone

The only other reviewer said they lost their tone in 2 days - really.... These strings come sealed in a plastic cover to keep them fresh and I don't have any problems with...Read complete review

The only other reviewer said they lost their tone in 2 days - really.... These strings come sealed in a plastic cover to keep them fresh and I don't have any problems with them losing tone, at least not any worst than other brands and better than most. Strings seem to last pretty long for me anyway, I have always heard it's about your "hand sweat" and how acidic it is. A friend of mine changes his strings weekly, I can go much longer and these sound great. Those Elixor strings seem to give a muffeled tone to me, kind of like a cheap guitar. The price I got these for was great (they were on sale) but even at this price for a 3 pack is very affordable. Try a pack, I've been playing for 45 years and think they're great.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Great tone....for a day.

yeah, i get three packs. but jeez, strung up my acoustic, and 2 days later, the strings are already losing there tone. guess im going back to elixir's.

yeah, i get three packs. but jeez, strung up my acoustic, and 2 days later, the strings are already losing there tone. guess im going back to elixir's.

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5.0

Sounds Good

By Ziegfeld

from Southeastern PA

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

      Used these before. Good balanced sound. Somewhat easier on the fingers. Good value.

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      5.0

      Definnitely buying more

      By PRB

      from Asheville, NC

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

        I just replaced the old strings on my Larrivee P-105 parlor Guitar, and it sounds so much better, like a different guitar. They have a great feel, almost like a medium gauge. They also break in quicker. They only need a few tunings when new and then they hold their tune and tone. My new favorite strings for sure.

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        5.0

        Very nice strings!

        By Zach

        from Canton, GA

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

            Got these strings in a couple days ago, and I got to say I absolutely love the sound of these strings. They have a very nice bright tone to them, and they have a nice bounce to them as well.

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            5.0

            Love D'Addario have used them for 20 years

            By Bubba Bob Bob

            from Fort Bragg, Ca

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Concerts
              • Practicing

              Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

              great price and sound

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              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              X-mas Special on D'Adarrio

              By RnB

              from SF Bay Area

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Consistent
              • Good Tone
              • Long Life

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Practicing

                Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

                Although Martin Strings have been my mainstay for years, I find myself transitioning to D'Adarrio lately. Great, tone, longevity, & performance. No complaints on this end. Recommended...!

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                5.0

                My favorite strings

                By David

                from Hot Springs Village, Ar

                Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

                I've been using these strings on my martin 000 for some time but recently tried several other brands including Elixirs but I am done experimenting because nothing comes close to the great sound of these strings.

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                I Keep Coming Back to These

                By AC Phillips

                from New York

                Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

                I just had to write a finally review for these strings. I've played acoustic guitar for 40+ years. I've tried a LOT of strings over the years. Dozens of brands and styles... so many I've lost track. Bottom line I always come back to these D'Addario EJ16s. They sound as good as ANY boutique string I've ever played. They are remarkably consistent - they always sound the same (great tone and ring to them without being thin or too "chimey")- I always know how my guitar will sound with them. They always get in tune quickly and they STAY in tune. They're the ONLY stings I'd put on the day of a gig and trust they won't go crazy out of tune while they get "broken in". And they last just as long as some of the over-priced "long-life" coated strings.

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                5.0

                Great strings

                By BRANDON JORDAN

                from Weatherford

                Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

                Keep their tune nicely.

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                First impression: I love them and sticking with them.

                By AGIM SINA

                from Bristol, Connecticut

                Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

                i took off my old pair cuz i broke the G string but they were beginning to rust anyway, I put these on, and i swear. i will never forget that ring of when I strummed the strings. So clear and just beautiful. They are a little thick for a 'light' string even though they are acoustic strings. But, im using these strings all the time.

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                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great strings and they keep their tone

                By Ronald Graves

                from Austin, Texas

                Comments about D'Addario EJ16-3D Phosphor Bronze Light Acoustic Guitar Strings (3-Pack):

                The only other reviewer said they lost their tone in 2 days - really.... These strings come sealed in a plastic cover to keep them fresh and I don't have any problems with them losing tone, at least not any worst than other brands and better than most. Strings seem to last pretty long for me anyway, I have always heard it's about your "hand sweat" and how acidic it is. A friend of mine changes his strings weekly, I can go much longer and these sound great. Those Elixor strings seem to give a muffeled tone to me, kind of like a cheap guitar. The price I got these for was great (they were on sale) but even at this price for a 3 pack is very affordable. Try a pack, I've been playing for 45 years and think they're great.

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