D'Addario Prelude Double Bass Strings, SET

By D'Addario

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£114.02 inc VAT & Free Delivery in the UK
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£31.98 (21%)
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3/4 size (106cm)
1 in stock
1/2 size (97.5cm)
Despatch will be delayed
1/4 size (90cm)
1 in stock
1/8 size (80.5cm)
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Designed with a special stranded steel core to provide optimum playability for developing bassists.

Excellent bow response with a clear, warm tone that blends well with the rest of the orchestra. G, D, A & E orchestra tuning.

Vibrating string length is in brackets: 3/4 scale (106cm).


  • Stainless steel on stranded metal core
  • Medium tension
  • Made in USA
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Customer reviews:

Rating Summary
18/02/2011 17:47
Folkestone, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Good moderately priced strings
2 out of 3 found the following review helpful

Pros: Nice even tone. Once played in they speak easily - especially in lower register. Nice and clear in thumb position without too much harsh treble. Good price!

Cons: Slightly thick sounding in the higher registers

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16/10/2019 19:33
Morden, United Kingdom


Great Budget String - good sound

Pros: Good Budget String

Cons: The 1/4 size set seemed a bit on the long side

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09/08/2014 17:54
Worcester, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

0 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: Suit my 1/2 size double bass - good sound for folk. Good advice given by sales team.

Cons: None

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