Guitar Strings

Without strings, guitars and basses produce no sound, yet most players know very little about them.

Guitar Strings
Guitar Strings
  1. 1.
    Introduction
  2. 2.
    String Basics
  3. 3.
    Electric Guitar Strings
  4. 4.
    Acoustic Guitar Strings
  5. 5.
    Classical Guitar Strings
  6. 6.
    Bass Strings
  7. 7.
    Coated Strings
  8. 8.
    Changing Strings: E- Guitar/Bass
  9. 9.
    Changing Strings: E-Guitars with Tremolo
  10. 10.
    Changing Strings: Acoustic Guitar
  11. 11.
    Changing Strings: Classical Guitar
  12. 12.
    Hotdeals
  13. 13.
    Conclusion

Welcome to our Guitar Strings Online Advisor.

Without strings, guitars and basses produce no sound, yet most players know very little about them. But modern string technology is a miracle of precision engineering, which we all benefit from when we play any stringed instrument, from the cheapest to the most expensive. This article takes a closer a look the various string types, and tells you how to get the most from them, and how to change them properly.

Our Online Advisor extends over several pages - you can jump from section to section using the index below or the navigation at the bottom of each page.

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