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D'Addario NB1656 Set Medium Resophonic Nickel Bronze 16-56 Acoustic Guitar Strings

   
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NB1656 is a resophonic Nickel Bronze set design for Resophonic guitars tuned to open G. Producing a distinctly clear and focused tone, Nickel Bronze strings bring out the unique character of your acoustic instrument, allowing its natural voice to be heard.

String Tension Chart
Item #NoteDiameterTension
NYPL016 D 0.0160 in 30.740 lbs
NYPL018 B 0.0180 27.510
NB028 G 0.0280 38.220
NB035 D 0.0350 33.280
NB045 B 0.0450 38.300
NB056 G 0.0560 36.400

Product Features

  • Coating: Uncoated
  • Tuning: Open G
  • Number Of Strings: 6
  • Set Type: Sets
  • Wrap Material: Nickel Bronze

  • Nickel plated phosphor bronze wrap wire provides a uniquely balanced tone with enhanced mid-range frequencies, bringing out the true sound of your guitar.
  • Nickel plating increases natural corrosion resistance for a longer lasting uncoated string.
  • Features D'Addario's exclusive high-carbon NY steel for unprecedented strength and tuning stability.
  • Environmentally-friendly, corrosion-resistant packaging keeps strings fresh
  • All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered, and manufactured in the USA

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.