View Full Version : String Gauges

10-27-2009, 08:03 PM
i know this is like a given but still............... its easier to break strings with higher gauges than lower ones rite? im just wonderin cuz i play with a 15L n it barely breakes

10-27-2009, 08:17 PM
yeah . the higher the number. the thinner the string therefore easier to break.

10-28-2009, 12:05 AM
15L:shock: Wow u must b using a nice soft string or have great technique! And yup, higher # = thinner gauge.

10-28-2009, 12:41 PM
no its not really soft its kinda stiff

10-28-2009, 05:10 PM
Man I hardly kno any1 who plays with 16g and I only kno 1 who plays with 15g and he breaks every week like clock work! Iv never used anything other then 17g poly since I started breaking a few years back.

10-28-2009, 07:13 PM
yea but i use forten nylon 15lg