String Table

GuitarStringsDateComment
Brook TawNewtone DADGAD Elixir HD Light
Santa Cruz
?
23 March 2018
7 April 2018
Elixir taught, SC seem much better
Martin JTSunbeams
Newtone 0.054
15 Feb 2018
1 April 2018
Thinking that Newtone are better, SB may feel better but tone on Newtone better
Martin 000-18Newtone 0.012 - 0.54 - I am sure these are 0.13"s Low Tension not Newtone 0.012 - 0.54
11 feb 2018Noticeable difference in tension, open tuning better. Open Dm
Martin 000-28Newtone 0.012 - 0.5410 Feb 2018Changed for Newtone from DR Light, sound and feel OK Feb 2018
Sobell Model 1Newtone 0.013 - 0.55 Low Tension7 Jan 2018Very Good
Sobell New WorldElixir HD Light 0.013 - 0.53 21 Oct 2017Not as good as expected, need time to settle. Possible the Newtone LT 0.0.13’s would be better.

Slight lessening of the nasal / new sound.

Not as slippery as 0.012s

Update 22 April, sounding and feeling good.
Pat Foster OpusElixir 0.012 - 0.53- accidentally removed and put on Sunbeams - Now moved to Martin Tommy Emanuel 28 March 208Elixir are a bit slippery
Pat Foster 00LNewtone 0.012 - 0.54 80/20 - removed and replaced with SG DR Strings - removed SG strings and used Newtone28 March 20880/20 were good. Not sure about SG strings
Mc AllisterNewtone 0.012 - 0.52, Swapped for Sant Cruz Mids22 April 2018 Sound Ok so far, Newtone was OK