* Medium tension
* Stranded steel core provides optimum playability and produces a clear, warm tone
* Tension-adjusted specifically for A-E-B-F# scordatura solo tuning
* All D'Addario strings are designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
Scaled to fit 3/4 size bass with a playing length of 41 3/4 inches (1060mm), medium tension strings are optimized for a majority of players. This A string is nickel wound.
Helicore Solo bass strings are tension-adjusted specifically for A-E-B-F# scordatura solo tuning, one whole-step higher than standard tuning. They are multi-stranded steel core strings that produce a warm tone quality with excellent bow response. The core design makes for strings that are very easy to play under the left hand. Damping is optimized for arco use, making them ideal for solo performance.