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Thomastik JS111 Light Jazz Swing Series Electric Guitar Strings (11-47)

$26.99 MSRP: $47.99 Save : $21.00 (44%)
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Description

This is THE legendary flatwound jazz guitar string! A list of its players reads like a Jazz Hall of Fame, and it's still the undisputed king of flatwounds, for many of today's jazz greats. A true flatwound (not a "ground wound" or "compressed wound" like some of the pretenders) with glassy smooth polished nickel winding on a round core, it has the perfect balance of fundamental to overtones required for traditional jazz. These strings have a mellow timbre and powerful sound, designed especially for semi acoustic and acoustic jazz guitars. Some players claim that its mellow, powerful tones actually improve with age!
 
Gauges: .011; .015; .019w; .025; .035; .047
 
 

Things You Will Get:

  • Guitar String Set
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Thomastik Js111 Light Jazz Swing Series Electric Guitar Strings
 
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5.0

Too bad Sam Ash no longer sells them!

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Pros

  • Consistent tension

Cons

  • Expensive

Best Uses

  • Gibson ES-175
  • Martin D-35

Comments about Thomastik Js111 Light Jazz Swing Series Electric Guitar Strings:

I use these strings on both my 1955 Gibson ES-175 and my 1971 Martin D-35. I used to buy a dozen sets at a time at samash.com but I understand that they are no longer sold here. What a shame!

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Material Nickel
Series Jazz Swing Series
Model JS111 Light
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