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      DR Strings Marcus Miller MM-45 Fat Beams Medium 4-String Bass Strings (101505154)
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Fatter, deeper, and smoother stainless steel bass strings wound on round cores.

Marcus Miller signature Fat Beams were designed for Marcus' exacting standards. Marcus Miller is a pioneer in electric bass who has worked with Miles Davis, served as a producer for "Night Music," developed an extensive resume as a producer in L.A., and has played on more than 200 records.

Marcus Miller worked with DR to develop a new and improved version of one of the best stainless round wound bass strings on the market. The effort took over a year, and the result is a “fatter, deeper, smoother” string that satisfied Marcus Miller’s demanding standard. Fatter tone. Deeper sound, smoother feel and response are the qualities that separate Marcus Miller “Fat-Beams” from all other ordinary bass strings. New “Fat-Beams” are also more consistent in feel along the length of the string, as well as string to string.

Gauges 45-65-85-105.

DR Strings Marcus Miller MM-45 Fat Beams Medium 4-String Bass Strings Features:

  • Gauges 45-65-85-105
    Deep, fat tone
    Consistantly smooth feel across all strings




DR Strings Marcus Miller MM-45 Fat Beams Medium 4-String Bass Strings

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  • Very good Strings

    As reviewed by Ryann on 11/18/2008

    These String do have a great sound on my marcus miller jazz bass, but not perfect. These strings boast more steel, and the E string feels very big, but not a problem. The strings feel tighter than the rotosound swing bass 66 strings i normally play, then again those are very flexible strings. Those eat frets however, which is why I tried the Fat beams. All in all I think the great sound these strings produce far outways the few cons. I definitely recommend atleast trying them out! I would like to try the medium/lights however!

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  • good strings

    As reviewed by perry brophy on 6/12/2011

    i play thrash punk heavy metal rock jazz ska blues and i personaly think these strings are perfect. ive got them on my jazz bass and they can deliver that dark deep metal tone or they can give a high warm sound. buy these strings if you want good long lasting strings

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful.
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  • Goldilocks

    As reviewed by matthew Haddock on 3/27/2013

    These strings are prefect! I love my Stingray but I have always struggled with rattling frets. I was finally to the point where I thought dropping some flat wounds on my rig would solve that issue, but I was still on the fence because I didn't want my sound to go muddy. So I headed in to GC committed to picking up some flats but thank god for he Bass Nymph behind the counter that convinced me to try a set of DR Fat Beams. These are Goldilocks strings, not too bright, not too fat they're just right. I can crank up the treble on my bass and still have no issue with fret rattle and yet I can cut all the treble also without loosing tonal clarity. I don't have to crank my bass up to 11 to get the depth either. The balance of brightness, clarity and death are spot on. I feel like I can get much more expressive playing style without having to worry about the harsh brightness and rattle of most other strings. I just put these on my rig last week so longevity is still up in the air but if they can hold this tone for any decent amount of time I think that I have discovered my Holy Grail of strings.

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