Swing Bass 66 Short Scale - Standar Gauge 40-90
This is the stainless steel roundwound string that James How and John Entwistle perfected
into what was to become the industry standard. The bright, punchy, high-energy sound of Swing
Bass 66 strings is a major part of early rock music history and brought the bass player from
the back line to the front of the stage.
For the players
Inspired by the penetrating tone of legends such as John Entwistle and Chris Squire, players
worldwide have strung up their bass guitars with Swing Bass 66 strings.
The distinctive sound of our roundwound Swing Bass 66 strings have been used by the bass-world’s
biggest hitters such as Jaco Pastorius, Geddy Lee, Billy Sheehan, Noel Redding, Duff McKagan, and
John Paul Jones. The bright red silk ends are hard to miss!
A string for everyone
With so many musicians experimenting with unique gauges and drop tunings it is hardly surprising
to know that Swing Bass Custom Box Singles, first introduced in the ’60s, enjoy more popularity now
than ever before.
With such a wide range starting from 0.025" to 0.140" in increments of 0.005" there will be a gauge
to suit everyone’s custom set.
Great British quality
Manufactured in the UK to precise tolerances and using only the finest materials, you can rely on
Rotosound strings for consistent tone and performance in every packet.
Every Swing Bass 66 string is manufactured on custom built machines designed and built in the UK by
Gauge: 40 50 75 90
Wrap material: Stainless steel
Tone: Bright Sound