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Old 01-05-2020, 04:24 PM
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I want to buy some high tension strings, the ones where the bass strings are also nylon.Does anyone know what brand makes them and what they are called?
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Old 01-06-2020, 12:52 AM
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Yikes... didn't realize there was such a thing. Sounds scary. SNAP!!!!!
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Old 01-06-2020, 01:05 AM
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I want to buy some high tension strings, the ones where the bass strings are also nylon.Does anyone know what brand makes them and what they are called?
Are you sure such a thing exists?
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Old 01-06-2020, 04:14 AM
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Old 01-06-2020, 04:15 AM
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The closest thing that comes to mind are bass ukulele strings (sometimes called U Bass), which are often unwound and made of various materials like polyurethane. I've never seen such a set for guitar, though. I know people who are new to nylon guitars are often puzzled by the wound basses ("I thought you said these were nylon strings."), but in this case the inner core material is nylon or some other non-metallic material.
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Old 01-07-2020, 06:12 AM
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Well, I could be wrong, but I was pretty sure that they are on the market somewhere. I saw someone playing them once on YouTube I think, but I can't remember when or who. I seem to remember that the bass strings were black nylon, and the others were the usual clear colour.
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Old 01-07-2020, 07:42 AM
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Weed-whacker strings?

Some guys use ‘em for cigar-box “bass” guitars.
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https://www.classicalguitardelcamp.c...ic.php?t=87542
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