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Avrim Topel

I've been a D'Addario Light user for decades and would try every different brand over the years including coateds , but always went back to D's. recently I tried Martin's new Lifespan coated strings and I'm hooked. It took a great string to get me away from D'Addario - I'll still buy D's occasionally - but the new Martins are definitely worth checking out even at the higher price.

Reply posted 2 years ago by Avrim Topel

Jonathan Lloyd

Like Avrim....I love the new Lifespan strings. I have used every type of string out there. Lifespan light gauge is my new favorite for the acoustics.

My two cents.


Reply posted 2 years ago by Jonathan Lloyd

Jim Coulter

I am also a fan of D'Addario Phoshor Bronze Light Strings. I occasionally try other strings, but always come back to these. I use medium strings on my Martin for flatpicking and strumming, but love the light strings on my Taylor for fingerstyle music.

Reply posted 2 years ago by Jim Coulter

Reginald L. Penberthy

I have been using Martin Marquis on both my D28 and my Taylor. Might check out the Martin Lifespan the next time I purchase strings as posted by Avrim Topel.. Thanks for that post Avrim.

Reply posted 2 years ago by Reginald L. Penberthy

Ditto on D'addario EXP Lights, but try Pyramid Bronze Lights non coated. Good sound and durability but expensive. Also hear Wyre strings are good. Anybody tried the D'addario DADGAD?

Reply posted 2 years ago by Don Poulin

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