Product Description


About These Strings

EXL120, one of D'Addario's best selling sets, delivers super flexibility and biting tone. A standard for many electric guitars. XL Nickel Wound, D'Addario's most popular electric guitar strings, are precision wound with nickelplated steel onto a carefully drawn, hexagonally shaped, high carbon steel core. The result, strings with long lasting, distinctive bright tone and excellent intonation, is ideal for the widest variety of guitars and musical styles.

  • Super light gauges for maximum flexibility and biting tone
  • Round wound with nickelplated steel for distinctive bright tone
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Plain Steel .009, .011, .016, Nickel Wound .024, .032, .042



Reviews (8)

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D’addario electric 10 to 46

By: on 27 January 2023
A good string ( industry standard?).


By: on 27 January 2023
Have been a D'addario user for 3 decades. will continue to keep using them. I recently purchased a prestige Ibanez and need 9's. loving the light strings should have done this ears ago. previous used 11's

Artist Guitars Response
Thank you so much for the review. We appreciate it.

Rock On \M/

By: on 7 June 2018
Very happy with these strings. As a beginner being able to play longer and with cleaner notes is a massive bonus. Service from Artist Guitars is exceptional as per usual, I don't even look to buy anywhere else anymore.

D'Addario 9-42 Strings

By: on 1 March 2017
Perfect for ESP GL256 great sounding strings and top price

cool prices

By: on 24 February 2017
bought two sets dadddario strings at 10 yerar ago prices, very impressed

Excellent Service

By: on 3 February 2017
Ordered 2 sets of D'Addario Electric Guitar Strings from Artist Guitars and I am very pleased with the service,3 days from ordering to delivery, the product was well packed for postage and the product itself are of excellent quality and well packed in a vacuum tight pack. Very pleased, thanks

guitar strings

By: on 14 December 2014
Guitar strings quickly arrived as ordered very happy with the strings value for money will buy through artist guitars again have been a previous customer for other products thanks

Excellent strings

By: on 14 November 2013
Good value as always, very nice strings, nice and bright just what I wanted.

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