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Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053)  

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Strum confidently with the same premium acoustic guitar strings that experienced players worldwide trust to keep their incredible tone longer than any other string available.
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Overview

Strum confidently with the same premium acoustic guitar strings that experienced players worldwide trust to keep their incredible tone longer than any other string available.

Unlike other string brands, Elixir Strings coats the whole string. This protects not only the outer string surface but also the gaps between the windings where common tone-deadening gunk typically builds up in other brands’ coated and uncoated guitar strings. Anti-Rust Plating on plain steel strings ensures longer tone life for the entire set.

Who wouldn’t love more quality playing time between the hassle and cost of string changes?

Engineered to endure, these acoustic strings constructed with phosphor bronze wrap wire boast a dynamic balance of rich, full-bodied tone and sparkling high-end clarity. Compared to our original POLYWEB Coating, the ultra-thin NANOWEB coating allows a more traditionally textured, “uncoated” feel.

For a slicker, gentler feel, try a set of strings with their original POLYWEB Coating. The 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with POLYWEB Coating, for example, might be a good fit if you want a more robust and rounded tone. On the other end of the tone spectrum, Elixir's 80/20 Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating deliver a brighter, crisper tone alongside the same traditional feel as these phosphor bronze strings.

Of course, the kind of string you play is all a matter of personal preference. Not sure what tone or feel is right for you? Try them out for yourself, and find your new favorite string from Elixir Strings. Jam on and on (and on) with the same premium electric bass guitar strings that experienced players worldwide trust to keep their incredible tone longer than any other string available.

Specially developed based on in-depth feedback from more than a thousand bass players just like you, Elixir Strings' tailor-made selection of bass strings proudly includes nickel-plated and stainless steel construction options, four-, five- and six-string sets, long and extra-long scales, and virtually every gauge range you could possibly need. All with their innovative string coating technology. And unlike other string brands, Elixir Strings coats the whole string. This protects not only the outer string surface but also the gaps between the windings where common tone-deadening gunk typically builds up in other brands’ coated and uncoated guitar strings.

Who wouldn’t love more quality playing time between the hassle and cost of string changes?

Premium by design, these electric bass guitar strings constructed with nickel-plated steel wrap wire boast a rich, rounded tone with incredible clarity and a heavy mid-range presence. Meanwhile, the ultra-thin NANOWEB Coating, redesigned specifically for bass guitars, allows a smooth, natural feel that also enhances grip and reduces finger squeak.

For a brighter bass tone, try our Stainless Steel Bass Strings with NANOWEB Coating.

Of course, the kind of string you play is all a matter of personal preference. Not sure what tone is right for you? Try them out for yourself, and find your new favorite string from Elixir Strings.

Features
  • Gauges 013, .017, .025, .032, .042, .053
  • Acoustic guitar strings constructed with phosphor bronze wrap wire 
  • Played for a dynamic balance of rich, full-bodied tone and sparkling high-end clarity 
  • Ultra-thin NANOWEB Coating provides a traditionally textured, "uncoated" feel Patented coating technology protects against common corrosion, extending tone life longer than any other brand’s coated or uncoated strings (Elixir Strings player survey) 
  • America’s #1 acoustic guitar string brand – MI SalesTrak (US $ Vol)
Warranty
MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY
String replacement for defective strings or premature breakage.


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ElixirPhosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053)
 
4.5

(based on 13 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

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  • 4 Stars

     

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  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

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88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (5)
  • Consistent (4)
  • Long life (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

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

Most Liked Positive Review

 

I Was Wrong

My Taylor 314 CE came loaded with these strings and I thought they sounded pretty good. I listened to the sound of the strings on my Big Baby Taylor which were not Elixir's and...Read complete review

My Taylor 314 CE came loaded with these strings and I thought they sounded pretty good. I listened to the sound of the strings on my Big Baby Taylor which were not Elixir's and thought the strings sounded better. I had an extra set of the Elixir HD Lights so rather then put them on the 314 CE I decided to use them on the Big Baby. Months went by and these little champions never went flat and they tune right up nicely in fact if anything these strings have aged so nicely I am not even thinking about changing them for a while. The other strings I put on the 314 CE just got replaced with these Elixir's ... I have found my "go to" strings and will use these strings from now on. I love the .053 to .013 gauging for a "light" string. These strings are absolutely awesome!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Same as mediums

Got a set of these to replace some medium, coated Martins, on my Gibson Songwriter Deluxe. They have great feel and action but are a little stiffer than I would think a...Read complete review

Got a set of these to replace some medium, coated Martins, on my Gibson Songwriter Deluxe. They have great feel and action but are a little stiffer than I would think a "light" set would be.

If I had it to do again again, I would get a light PB set and be happier. YMMV.

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5.0

Nice product

By Alexis

from undisclosed

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Verified Buyer

Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

I love it

 
2.0

Not impressed so far

By aAl

from Woodland Maine

About Me Experienced

Verified Buyer

Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

This the first time I've used this brand of strings and paid this much for a set. By my ear the guitar sounds out of tune even though my electronic tuner tells me otherwise. I'll give them another week or two but after that it's back to the D'Addario or Martin strings.

 
3.0

Same as mediums

By ax hack

from San Clemente,CA

About Me Novice

Pros

  • Good Tone
  • Long Life

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing

    Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

    Got a set of these to replace some medium, coated Martins, on my Gibson Songwriter Deluxe. They have great feel and action but are a little stiffer than I would think a "light" set would be.

    If I had it to do again again, I would get a light PB set and be happier. YMMV.

     
    3.0

    Great Sound.......a. Little rough on fingers.

    By Howie

    from Chico, CA

    About Me Professional Musician

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

        They sound great. I recently had 2 G strings break in a row at a performance when I attempted to raise the g string pitch to A, for a modal tuning. I play with an agressive style that involves pulloffs on some songs. These strings tear my fingers up somewhat when playing those songs.

        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Awesome tonal quality!

        By Big mike

        from Saginaw michigan

        About Me Experienced

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Best warm and bright combination I've found.
        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • I love the sound better than any I've ever tried
        • Long Life
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Backup
          • Concerts
          • Practicing
          • The best for any kind of use, great sound.

          Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

          I've used this brand for a long time and loved the tone. They last forever compared to any other brands I've tried. When I bought these online I didn't realize that they were different then the regular light strings I usually purchase in the store, however I will make sure that I buy these from now on since they sound even better. I didn't think I could find anything better than the light nanoweb, but leave it to elixir to one up themselves. I'm a big fan!

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Love the tone of these strings

          By Oksrt

          from Nw Oklahoma

          About Me Experienced

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Good Tone

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Concerts

            Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

            Still using the set that came on my Taylor 814ce. Just love them. Bright highs, great lows.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Always My First Choice

            By JayBird

            from Hidden Valley Lake, CA

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

            • Consistent
            • Good Tone
            • Long Life
            • Strong

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Backup
              • Concerts
              • Practicing

              Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

              Always lively and holds tone better than other "light" strings I have used. Great for hammering and lush/pulling.

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              The hype is real!

              By SchuyNet

              from Omaha, NE

              About Me Experienced

              Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

              I decided to check out what the hype was all ablut, and am I glad I did. I usually use medium gauge strings so it took a some playing to get used to the tone of these... But now that I have, oh my! These things simply ring with perfection unlike anything I've ever heard before. I put a set of these on a hundred dollar guitar and it simply sounds amazing. 10/10 will definitely be using these from now on.

              (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              I Was Wrong

              By CD Thompson

              from Rohnert Park, CA.

              Pros

              • Brilliant tone
              • Long Lasting

              Cons

              • Pricey

              Best Uses

              • Live Music
              • Recording

              Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

              My Taylor 314 CE came loaded with these strings and I thought they sounded pretty good. I listened to the sound of the strings on my Big Baby Taylor which were not Elixir's and thought the strings sounded better. I had an extra set of the Elixir HD Lights so rather then put them on the 314 CE I decided to use them on the Big Baby. Months went by and these little champions never went flat and they tune right up nicely in fact if anything these strings have aged so nicely I am not even thinking about changing them for a while. The other strings I put on the 314 CE just got replaced with these Elixir's ... I have found my "go to" strings and will use these strings from now on. I love the .053 to .013 gauging for a "light" string. These strings are absolutely awesome!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Sound amazing

              By MATTHEW

              from los angeles, ca

              Comments about Elixir Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings with NANOWEB Coating, HD Light (.013-.053):

              The nanoweb coating decreases string noise, lasts forever, and is easier on your fingers. couple that with a set of strings that sounds great and makes small body guitars sound full, and you got yourself a sweet set of strings!

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