Mandolin 80/20 Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

The longest lasting tone night after night!

Elixir® Mandolin 80/20 bronze-wound, loop-end Strings raise the bar with bell-like tone, smooth feel and extended tone life.

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Description

  • Only coated string brand to protect the entire string with an ultra-thin coating, keeping gunk out of the gaps between the windings
  • Extended Tone Life – players report their tone lasts longer than any other string, uncoated or coated
  • Consistent performance and tone – ready to play whenever you are
  • Smooth feel that is easy on your fingers and enhances playability
  • Reduced finger squeak – good for both performance and recording
  • With less hassle and expense of frequent string changes, spend more time making music

String Gauges and Part Numbers

Mandolin 80/20 Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

Part No. Gauge E-1 A-2 D-3 G-4
11500 Light .010 .014 .024 .034
11525 Medium .011 .015 .026 .040

String Tension for Tuning

String tension shown below is an approximation. All tensions are based upon a 13.9" mandolin scale length and standard tuning. 

Gauge E-1 A-2 D-3 G-4 Total Tension (lbs)
Light Strings
Diameter (in) / Tension (lbs)
.010 / 19 .014 / 17 .024 / 19 .034 / 17 144
Medium Strings
Diameter (in) / Tension (lbs)
.011 / 23 .015 / 19 .026 / 23 .040 / 25 182

WHY ELIXIR STRINGS TONE LASTS SO LONG

Our coating protests the entire string, including the gaps between the windings, eliminating tone-killing debris buildup.

PUT AN END TO DEAD-SOUNDING STRINGS

Elixir Strings sounds like new strings for a long, long time.

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