The EXL165 6 string set is a popular D'Addario hybrid bass set combining the high strings from an EXL170 (.32, .45 and .60) with the low strings from an EXL160-6 (.85, 105, .135). This set is optimal for players looking for the ideal combination of a comfortable playing tension with distinctive brightness and booming, tight lows.
D'Addario XL Nickel Wound Electric Bass strings are world-renowned as "The Player's Choice" amongst bass players of all genres and styles. All XL strings are precision wound on our exclusive digitally-controlled machines, ensuring each string has excellent intonation, clear fundamentals, and unparalleled consistency. Each string is wound with a nickelplated steel wrap wire known for distinctive bright tone with excellent magnetic output delivering a universally appealing and versatile tone for all playing styles.
Hybrid gauge that combines EXL170 and EXL160-6 for ideal combination of tone of distinctive bright and powerful low end
Round wound with nickelplated steel for a distinctive bright tone with clear fundamentals
Fits long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 36 1/4 inches
Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
String Gauges: Wound .32, .045, .065, .085, .105, .135
Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh