D'Addario Pro Steels Bass Strings






XL Pro Steels electric bass strings utilize a stainless steel wrap wire, enhancing the strings' interaction with magnetic pickups, producing a distinctively bright and present tone.

D'Addario XL Pro Steels utilize an exclusive corrosion-resistant steel alloy that delivers super-bright tone without shrill overtones. They offer a palette of harmonically rich, brilliantly penetrating highs combined with pronounced, tight-and-tough lows.


Hex Core Construction

Priecision drawn hexagonal core was poineered by D'Addario. This innovation allows the wrap wire to grip the core for superior dimensional stability, enhanced durability and precise intonation.


String Winding Technology

String winding equipment is designed and built by D;Addario's engineering team, guaranteeing a production range of 500,000 to 700,000 strings per day. Digitally-controlled string sinding machines ensure productivity, accuracy, and consistency.





EPS165 is a custom gauge string set for long scale electric bass.
EPS160 is a medium gauge string set for long scale electric bass. 


Available in the following sizes:

  • Custom Light Long Scale - 45-105
  • Medium Long Scale - 50-105

TV Jones handcrafts your pickup and wiring harness at the time of order. Generally, orders ship within three to five business days.

If you require expedited service, please let us know in the notes when you order and we will do our best to accomodate your situation.