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La Bella VSA1252 Vapor Shield Acoustic Guitar Strings, Light 12-52


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Welcome to the next generation of extended-life strings. La Bella Vapor Shield™ strings are like no other string on the market because the surface of the string is modified during the treatment process.

No Flakes, No Cracks, No Peeling. No Muffled Tone.
Using a highly sophisticated Ionic Vapor Process™ developed by Acoustic Science, proprietary compounds are activated in a glow discharge electromagnetic plasma, and the surface of all strings are modified. The result is a string protected from dirt, oil, residue, and tarnishing. Most importantly, string playability and life is extended without flaking or compromising tone.

The La Bella Vapor Shield™ Difference.
The technology behind La Bella Vapor Shield™ is unlike any other string. The entire surface and full-length of all strings are treated with a nucleated polymer vapor material that requires hours of complex prep and processing; no spraying or dipping.

BRIGHTER than typical coated strings AND non-treated strings. Unlike traditional coated strings, Vapor Shield™ plain steel AND wound strings are treated, resulting in even tone.

The Ionic Vapor Process™ improves the string’s surface properties, resulting in SMOOTHER plain steel and wound strings vs. both typical coated and non-treated strings.

Lasts 5x longer than non-treated strings.

No flaking after extended play. Impervious to grime, tarnishing and oil residue.

  • Phosphor Bronze Wound & Plain Steel treated with Ionic Vapor Process™
  • Slick mutated surface is resistant to oil and grime
  • Tension: Light
  • String Gauges: .012, .016, .022W, .031, .041, .052
  • Made in the USA with American Wire
  • Packaged using MAP Technology (Modified Atmosphere Packaging) to prevent tarnishing and ensure freshness

Get yours today; with the security of our many decades of experience and Sam Ash Direct efficient order processing, your satisfaction is guaranteed!


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Will buy these strings again, alresdy have...


from Allentown Pa.

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Comments about La Bella Vsa1252 Vapor Shield Acoustic Guitar Strings, Light 12-52:

I have been playing for close to 40 yrs. and I have not experimented with to many different string manufacturers. I have been a loyal D'Addario user for most of my time. I really like the way these La Bella (VSA1252) strings respond, I currently have only used them on a Larrivee mahogany 00018 guitar to which this guitar has said.....thank you. Check them out, La Bella has a long string making history, a simple google search....For what my opinion is worth.....?

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