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FDP Forum / Fender Guitars: Stratocasters / StringJoy Strings

Big Joe


Jan 28th, 2018 07:31 PM   Edit   Profile  

I decided to try a set of strings made by StringJoy a small guy out of Nashville I saw advertised on Facebook. Holy smoke these things are great with a crisp bell like tone and feel great on the fingers. FYI ..I use 10s on my Strat and they are very easy to bend. This company offers dates with heavy, medium and light gauge bottom strings on each of their strings sets.

FDP Data Goon

We all want

our time in hell
Jan 28th, 2018 08:17 PM   Edit   Profile  

They don't do stainless, so...no interest.

Moderator Emeritus
(with many stars)

NW Pennsylvania

Jan 29th, 2018 05:25 AM   Edit   Profile  

I use them on my acoustic.

Dave 892 J

Edmonton Alberta

Will you still feed me when I'm 64?
Mar 11th, 2018 12:05 PM   Edit   Profile  

Stainless, interesting, haven't heard of them? What's the story for this old fart who, evidently has been living in a cave?

Contributing Member


Mar 11th, 2018 04:56 PM   Edit   Profile  

If you corrode the bejeezuz out of strings (like some folks do), stainless steel strings are worth a look.

However, if you're a firm gripper/string bender and you have conventional nickel alloy fret wire, stainless steel strings can prematurely wear the frets.

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Northern VA

The Fine Line Between Clever & Stupid
Mar 11th, 2018 10:10 PM   Edit   Profile  

Ordered some of these yesterday. They have an option for a wound 3rd, so I figured I'd give 'em a shot.

Dave 892 J
Contributing Member

Edmonton Alberta

Will you still feed me when I'm 64?
Mar 12th, 2018 12:22 PM   Edit   Profile  

Thanks for the info on Stainless. I think I'll give them a look.
Are they available in most brands or specifying to one or two?

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