The D’Addario Zyex Double Bass D string has a Zyex core – a new generation of synthetic material – with a Nickel winding.
Zyex synthetic core strings produce an extremely warm, rich sound. The Zyex core creates a string that is incredibly stable under drastic climatic conditions. Settling in on the instrument within a matter of hours, Zyex bass strings provide rich, gut-like, complex tone, combined with power and clarity for both pizzicato and bowing.
Zyex bass strings were developed primarily to offer outstanding pizzicato attacks and sustain, as well as superb bowing response. Get the sound and feel of gut strings with more evenness, projection and stability than real gut.
Scaled to fit 3/4 size bass with a playing length of 41 3/4 inches (1060mm), these medium tension strings are optimized for a majority of players.
Zyex Double Bass D string:
- 3/4 size bass with a playing length of 41 3/4 inches (1060mm)
- Medium tension
- Zyex synthetic core produces a rich, warm, gut-like tone
- The D is also available as part of a full set