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Old 10-14-2019, 05:39 PM
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I have a guitar that I love, but, it plays a little "stiff"for my taste. I gave these (12-52) on it this weekend, and, frankly, they seem to be even more stiff than the 12-52 D'darios they replaced. While I will give them a week or so to settle, but, so far I am very disappointed in them.

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Try DR Sunbeams. The round core of the wound strings makes for less tension when playing. It's like they play a 1/2 gauge softer than typical light gauge strings.
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Old 10-15-2019, 01:05 PM
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I have a guitar that I love, but, it plays a little "stiff"for my taste. I gave these (12-52) on it this weekend, and, frankly, they seem to be even more stiff than the 12-52 D'darios they replaced. While I will give them a week or so to settle, but, so far I am very disappointed in them.

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Well, I played my guitar last night, and, while certainly not any less stiff, it sounds great! Huge voice with great balance. So, I think I will keep them on for now.

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Old 10-19-2019, 11:56 AM
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Just trying them on my GS8 Taylor, the GHS PB tone is different of SP's or ernie PB, can't tell yet how it last!
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Old 10-20-2019, 11:37 AM
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How do you like the tone?
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Just trying them on my GS8 Taylor, the GHS PB tone is different of SP's or ernie PB, can't tell yet how it last!
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Well, from my rocky start with these strings, I have come to really like them. I am trying them on all my guitars as it becomes time to change their strings.

I am now very impressed with them, mostly for the huge tone I get from them.

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Old 11-11-2019, 11:19 AM
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Well, from my rocky start with these strings, I have come to really like them. I am trying them on my guitars as it becomes time to change their strings.

I am now very impressed with them, mostly for the huge tone I get from them.

Steve
Thanks for the update. I generally like GHS strings and will give these a go on a couple of my guitars and see what I think.

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Old 11-11-2019, 12:02 PM
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Try DR Sunbeams. The round core of the wound strings makes for less tension when playing. It's like they play a 1/2 gauge softer than typical light gauge strings.
Try some GHS Silk and Bronze. They are a low tension and a great, warm sounding string. They might surprise you..they did me.
They work extremely well on guitars that are a bit bright if you have any like that.
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Old 11-11-2019, 07:12 PM
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I put a set of 12's on my Farida OT-22. Like them a lot! So much so that I wrote to GHS to see if they planned to offer them for 12 string guitars. I'm always interested in lower tension strings for my 12 stringers. They replied that mine was the first request, but that they would fill special orders.
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