24 Month, Zero Percent Interest Financing Available

D'Addario ECB81 Reg Light Chromes Flatwound Electric Bass 4 String Set (45-100)

SKU: DECB81-P

Print page
Image for ECB81 Reg Light Chromes Flatwound Electric Bass 4 String Set (45-100) from SamAsh
You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video.
  • Images (4)
MSRP: $71.45 $29.99 Save : $41.46 (58%)
In Stock & Ready To Ship!
MSRP: $71.45 $29.99 Save : $41.46 (58%)
Add to Cart
  • Description
  • Reviews
  • Discussions
  • Specs
  • More Info

D'Addario Chromes Flatwound Bass strings are famed for their smooth feel and warm, mellow tone. The strings are wound using an outer flattened, "ribbon" wire which is then polished to a smooth finish. Chromes deliver a deep, rich low end tone that's idea'l for jazz and R&B, but also has applications in contemporary pop music.
 
Gauges: .045; .065; .080; .100

Things You Will Get:

  • 4 String Set

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
D'addario Ecb81 Reg Light Chromes Flatwound Electric Bass 4 String Set
 
4.0

(based on 1 review)

Reviewed by 1 customer

Displaying review 1

Back to top

 
4.0

Popular Flatwound

By 

from Kokomo, IN

About Me Experienced

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Low noise
  • Smooth

Cons

  • Sticky feel

Best Uses

  • Backup
  • Concerts
  • Rhythm

Comments about D'addario Ecb81 Reg Light Chromes Flatwound Electric Bass 4 String Set:

This was the first flatwound string I've used. Love the sound and "thump" I get with them on a P bass. When your fingers get a little wet the strings get sticky--solved that with a little string lube. Absolutely no noise when sliding down the string, no longer have to think about string noise during transitions. Strings seem a little stiffer due to the winding but I was able to quickly get used to that. They do have silk wrap at the tuning machine end--was a little concerned about it fraying by the string keeper / guide. Just what I was looking for.

Displaying review 1

Back to top

Material other
Series Reg Light Chromes Flatwound
Model ECB81
Information not available