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Posted by fiddlefire on Friday, January 27, 2012

I see after looking at the E string post  earlier and looking at Musicians friends site, I noticed that D'addario has changed the packaging  of the 311 series strings. I also noticed, if I am correct that the price came down a little. Has the quality of these strings changed? Any one experienced the new ones yet versus old? 



2 comments on “Strings”

richdissmore Says:
Friday, January 27, 2012 @1:28:14 PM

i,ll have to check that out i get musicians friend,stewart macdonald,sharmusic.com,elderly and a few other music books i use the gold E string from pirastro this works very good it does not make noise you don,t want cost about $5. or less for one

fiddlefire Says:
Saturday, January 28, 2012 @7:13:20 AM

Yeah, I havent had any noise issues with the E string. I use the Helicore's on my Zeta strados. I usually buy strings in bulk twice a year. Generally in the fall and the late spring. Little more in the spring because my gig schedule can be playing 6-7 gigs a week. Lots of them are out door gigs near the ocean so every thing gets covered. Thats were the zeta gets played the most because I dont want the old acoustics out in the hot sun. So till yesterday was the first time that I saw the package change on the Hellicores upon visiting Mus frnd site. I used to get the Hellicores at Firs Quality music but the dont carry them any more.

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