D’Addario Prelude Double Bass Strings
Prelude bass strings are multi-stranded steel core strings that produce a warm tone quality with good bow response. The special core design and reduced tension creates strings that are very easy to play, especially for younger, developing players. Ideal for use in educational environments, Prelude bass strings maintain a clear, warm sound that blends well across the ensemble.
Medium tension strings are optimized for a majority of players.
Available for the following sizes
- 3/4 size bass with a playing length of 41 3/4 inches (1060mm)
- 1/2 size bass with a playing length of 38 3/8 inches (975mm)
- 1/4 size bass with a playing length of 35 1/2 inches (900mm)
- 1/8 size bass with a playing length of 31 3/4 inches (805mm)
- Medium tension
- Stranded steel core makes for optimum playability and produces a clear, warm tone
- Educator’s preferred choice for student strings due to their unique blend of warm tone, economy, and durability
- All D’Addario strings are designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
Prelude Double Bass Strings Tension Chart
Playing Length (mm-in.)
805 – 31 3/4
900 – 35 1/2
975 – 38 3/8
1060 – 41 3/4
||G-Sol Stranded steel/Stainless Steel
||D-Ré Stranded steel/Stainless Steel
||A-La Stranded steel/Stainless Steel
||E-Mi Stranded steel/Stainless Steel
Delivery & Returns
Delivery and Carriage
We will deliver your goods normally within 48 hours if in stock. Please contact us for more information on items which are currently out of stock, and we will send you an email with approximate new stock arrival dates. If you need delivery by a certain time please state this on your order and we will do our best to accommodate you.
VAT and other taxes
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