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D'Addario EXL140 XL Nickel 10-52

   
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UPC:019954141356
Manufacturer #:EXL140
Sku:EXL140

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EXL140 is a hybrid gauge set that combines EXL110 for flexibility with heavier 4th, 5th and 6th strings for a more solid low end. XL Nickel Wound electric guitar strings, long recognized as the industry standard, are ideal for a wide range of musical styles.

String Tension Chart
Item #NoteDiameterTension
PL010 E 0.0100 in 16.220 lbs
PL013 B 0.0130 15.390
PL017 G 0.0170 16.580
NW030 D 0.0300 24.740
NW042 A 0.0420 25.600
NW052 E 0.0520 21.150

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Tuning: Standard
  • Number Of Strings: 6
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nickel-Plated Steel

  • Hybrid gauge combines EXL110 for flexibility with heavier 4th, 5th and 6th strings for a more solid low end
  • Round wound with nickel plated steel for distinctive bright tone
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA
  • String Gauges: Plain Steel .010, .013 .017, Nickel Wound .030, .042, .052

Does D’Addario have an online string tension guide?

Yes. We offer String Tension Pro - a free, easy-to-use website that allows you to create customized string sets, compare string sets, and determine the optimum gauges for your instrument and tuning. To learn more, click here.

 

How can I extend the life of my strings?

There are many factors that can affect the lifespan of your strings. Here are some tips to help extend the life of your strings:

1. Wipe down your strings after each use.

2. Try D’Addario XT strings, which utilize a proprietary treatment to extend lifespan, while preserving the tone and feel of your favorite uncoated strings. 

3. Try these maintenance and care products to prolong string life and performance. 

 

How do I restring my guitar?

Check out the videos to learn the restringing process for electric, acoustic, classical, bass, and other instruments. You will also find videos on restringing, tuning, humidification, and general maintenance.