DR Sunbeams Bass Strings


DR Sunbeams

DR Sunbeams

Sunbeams are nickel roundwounds with a round core. They have gained quite a reputation for use on fretless basses, with glowing reviews on all sorts of bass forums.

 

NameWindingMaterialCoreOther InfoModel #
SunbeamsRoundwoundNickelRound

 


Here is a video for a sound sample of the Sunbeams in action. You can hear that there is still plenty of cutting high end, without being harsh and a nice "thump" and low end.

 

DR Strings NMR5-45 Sunbeam - Nickel Plated Round Core 5 String Bass, 45-125
DR Strings NMR5-45 Sunbeam - Nickel Plated Round Core 5 String Bass,  45-125 Price: $37.64
DR Bass Strings 5-String Sunbeams Nickel Plated NLR5-40 40-120 Custom 5 String
DR Bass Strings 5-String Sunbeams Nickel Plated NLR5-40 40-120 Custom 5 String Price: $37.63
DR Strings Sunbeams NMR5-130 Medium 5-String Bass Strings .130 Low B
DR Strings Sunbeams NMR5-130 Medium 5-String Bass Strings .130 Low B Price: $34.99
DR RCA-12 Sunbeam Acoustic Guitar Strings Medium 12-54 gauge
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DR Sunbeam Nickel Electric Bass Strings Long Scale Set 6-String 30-130 NMR6-130
DR Sunbeam Nickel Electric Bass Strings Long Scale Set 6-String 30-130 NMR6-130 Price: $32.95

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Be sure to check out the Bass String guide if you are unsure about the material, gauge (the numbers you see like .105 .45 etc,) or scale length.**

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