Strings on Artist Guitars

Artist Guitars

If you're wondering what strings we use in our guitars, you've come to the right place! This will help you if you're looking to replace your strings with a similar gauge or material, or if you'd like to make a change.

Unbranded Factory Electric Guitar Strings 10-46

Some of our guitars are factory-fitted with unbranded strings. These can easily be replaced by the equivalent strings from Artist Guitars or other brands.

  • Used on: EB2, Gnosis6, Grungemaster, MSL110, Cherry58, BlackCherry, STDIY, LPDIY, LPFDIY
  • String gauges and material: Plain steel .010, .013, .017, Nickel Wound .026, .036, .046

Unbranded Factory Electric Guitar Strings 9-54

  • Used on: Spiritus 7
  • String gauges and material: Plain steel .009, .011, .016, Nickel Wound .024, .032, .042, .054

Unbranded Factory Electric Guitar Strings 10-74

  • Used on: Indominus 8
  • String gauges and material: Plain steel .010, .013, .017, .030, Nickel Wound .042, .054, .064, .074

Unbranded Factory Bass Guitar Strings 45-104 (4 string)

  • Used on: PB2, JB2, Vintage Hybrid (fretted and fretless), ABJ60, MiniP, PB34, AG105RD
  • String gauges: .045, .059, .083, .104
  • Material: Steel core, nickel wound, round wound

Unbranded Factory Bass Guitar Strings 45-128 (5 string)

  • Used on: VHYB5, ABJ605
  • String gauges: .045, .059, .083, .104, .128
  • Material: Steel core, nickel wound, round wound

Unbranded Factory Acoustic Guitar Strings 11-52

  • Used on: AB1
  • String gauges and material: Plain steel .011, .015, .022; Nickel wound .032, .042, .052

Artist ELST1046 Electric Guitar Strings

These are our standard strings for our entry-level electric guitars. They're good quality and won't cost you an arm and a leg. If you'd like to buy replacement sets, click here.

  • Used on: LP60, STH, AG45, MiniS, AG1
  • String gauges: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Material: Plain Steel .010, .013, .017, Nickel Wound .026, .036, .046

D'Addario EXL110 Electric Guitar Strings

We use D'Addario EXL110 10-46 strings on our higher-end guitars. To buy a replacement set, click here. For 3-packs, click here.

  • Used on: LP59, TC59, ST62, LP6, LP6G, Brownburst58
  • String gauges: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Material: Plain Steel .010, .013, .017, Nickel Wound .026, .036, .046

Artist ACST1152 Acoustic Guitar Strings

These are our standard strings for entry-level acoustic guitars. They're a great string for beginners. If you'd like to buy a set, click here.

  • Used on: LSP, LSPS, LSP34, Little Artist
  • String gauges: .011, .015, .022, .032, .042, .052
  • Material: Plain Steel .011, .015, .022, Bronze Wound .032, .042, .052

Artist ACST104712 Acoustic Guitar Strings (12-string)

These are the 12-string version of our ACST1047 strings. If you'd like to buy a set, click here.

  • Used on: LSP12
  • String gauges: .010/.010, .014/.014, .023/.008, .030/.012, .039/.018, .047/.027
  • Material: Plain Steel .010, .014, .008, .012, .018, Bronze Wound .023, .030, .039, .047

D'Addario EJ16 Acoustic Guitar Strings 12-53

These are great quality strings that are used on our solid-top jumbo guitar. To buy a set, click here. There are also 3-packs and 10-packs available.

  • Used on: JB300
  • String gauges: .012, .016, .024, .032, .042, .053
  • Material: Plain Steel .012, .016, Phosphor Bronze Wound .024, .032, .042, .053

D'Addario EXP16 Acoustic Guitar Strings 12-53 Coated

These coated strings last longer, so we use them on our high-end acoustic guitars. While we don't sell these strings at Artist Guitars anymore, you can buy D'Addario's substitute XTAPB1253.

  • Used on: OMC200, DRS10, DS120, Delta1, OS60, OMS10, OMS8, OMSD, D75, DCA100
  • String gauges: .012, .016, .024, .032, .042, .053
  • Material: Plain Steel .012, .016,  Phosphor Bronze Wound .024,.032, .042, .053. All coated.

D'Addario EXP38 Acoustic Guitar Strings 10-47 Coated

These high-quality strings are used on our higher-end 12-string guitar. We don't sell these strings, but you can buy a D'Addario substitute XTAPB1047 12-String.

  • Used on: JM18012
  • String gauges: .010/.010, .014/.014, .023/.008, .030/.012, .039/.018, .047/.027
  • Material: Plain Steel .010, .014, .008, .012, .018, Phosphor Bronze Wound .023, .030, .039, .047. All coated.

Artist CLST Classical Guitar Strings Normal Tension

These strings are used on our entry-level classical guitars. To buy a replacement set, click here.

  • Used on: CL44, CL34, CL2, CL14, CB4, CB3
  • String gauges: .028, .032, .040, .030, .035, .043
  • Material: Plain Nylon .028, .032, .040, Nickel Wound .030, .035, .043

D'Addario EJ45 Classical Guitar Strings Normal Tension

This high-quality set of strings is used on our solid-top classical guitars. To buy a replacement set, click here. There are also 3-packs available.

  • Used on: HG39303, CS180
  • String gauges: .028, .0322, .0403, .029, .035, .043
  • Material: Plain Nylon.028, .0322, .0403, Silver-Plated Copper Wound .029, .035, .043

Savarez AJ510 Classical Guitar Strings High Tension

These high-quality strings are made of unique materials and are used on our top-of-the-range classical guitars. We don't sell these strings, but you can buy substitute high-tension classical strings from Savarez here.

  • Used on: TXC10
  • String gauges: .025, .028, .034, .030, .036, .044
  • Material: Plain Fluoro-Carbon .025, .028, .034, Silver-Plated Copper Wound .030, .036, .044

Artist UKST Ukulele Strings

To buy a set of ukulele strings, click here.

  • Used on: All Artist Ukuleles
  • String gauges: .026, .0325, .036, .028
  • Material: Plain Nylon

Artist MDST Mandolin Strings

To buy a set of mandolin strings, click here.

  • Used on: All Artist Mandolins
  • String gauges: .010/10, .014/14, .024/24/ .034/34
  • Material: Plain Steel .010, .024, Bronze Wound .034, .024

D'Addario EJ26 Acoustic Guitar Strings 11-52

These high-quality strings are used on our Weissenborn offering. To buy a replacement set, click here.

  • Used on: Artist WBS200 Weissenborn
  • String gauges: .011, .015, .022, .032, .042, .052
  • Material: Plain Steel .011, .015, Phosphor Bronze Wound .022, .032, .042, .052