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D’Addario EJ18 Phosphor Bronze Acoustic Guitar Strings, Heavy, 14-59


When D’Addario introduced the world to phosphor bronze strings in 1974, guitarists everywhere fell in love with their rich and warm tone, and string manufacturers everywhere quickly jumped on the band wagon. But D’Addario phosphor bronze strings, like EJ18s are different. They’re kind of like a good pair of designer jeans — they start off feeling comfortable and broken in (not stiff or rigid) and yet they seem to last forever!

Product Features

  • D’Addario’s most popular choice for heavy strumming, flat-picking and resonant, projecting tone
  • Preferred for its warm, bright, and well balanced acoustic tone
  • Corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Plain Steel .014, .018, Phosphor Bronze Wound .027, .039, .049, .059; AC Phosphor Bronze Set 14-59

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Jake L. Edwards says:

These strings are perfect for any level or type of Guitarist. I have played the Acoustic Guitar for eight years, maybe a little more than that. I started with standard Martin strings which I eventually found my hatred for. When I discovered these strings a few years back ago (most, if not all music stores I have visited have strung their Guitars with the D’Addario brand), I never looked back and have always used D’Addario. Only recently have I begun to use these Bronze Light sets, which I am completely infatuated with.Most of what I play…

Guitartec says:

GUITAR TECH REVIEW Sorry about using my credentials in the title, but I want to convey how much experience I have with these strings. Sorry if I sound like an ad. I REALLY love these strings.I have strung literally thousands of guitars over my 40 years of repairing stringed instruments. D’Addario EJ16s are IMHO the best strings money can buy- it is the standard of the industry for good reason… they’re simply the best string available! D’Addario’s corrosion-proof sealed bags ensure you get them as…

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