HI-BEAMS

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Hi-Beam stainless steel bass strings are round wound and constructed on a round core which is unique in the industry. Hi-Beams require much more time, care and extra steps to make than other bass strings. The extra effort DR expends making Hi-Beams results in a bass string that is highly flexible and musically but not harshly bright.  They are renowned for durability, unusually long life, consistency and string-to-string balance. They don’t eat your frets. ​HI-BEAMS are the string to choose for brightness, punch and ease of playing. Hi-Beam bass strings require much more time, care and extra steps to make than other bass strings.

PRODUCT SPECS

Scale Length: 37 3/4"

Short Scale: 33 3/4"

Extra Long Scale: 40 1/2"

Material: Stainless Steel. Round Core Wire with Ball End. 

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HI-BEAM BASS STRINGS DEMO 

Hi-Beam stainless steel bass strings are round wound and constructed on a round core which makes them unique and also require more time to construct. This extra effort makes Hi-Beams a bass string that is highly flexible and musically but not harshly bright. They don’t eat your frets, are durable and have an unusually long life. HI-BEAMS are the string to choose for brightness, punch and ease of playing.

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Custom sets and singles are available in all of the gauges above through your favorite retailer

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