View Full Version : D'Addario Introduces Flatwound Mandolin Strings

Oct-06-2010, 11:02am
The Mandolin Cafe has posted news:
D'Addario Introduces Flatwound Mandolin Strings

D'Addario is excited to announce Flatwound Mandolin Strings as the newest addition to their string product line.


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Oct-06-2010, 1:52pm
I'm wondering if the "A" string is wound?

Oct-06-2010, 6:15pm
Are they comparable to Thomassilk, do they have the steel A or is is wound?

Scott Tichenor
Oct-07-2010, 6:29am
D'Addario's Flatwound Mandolin Strings are now available at Elderly, suggested date in stock there is 10/22/10. Suggested retail in the news release was $29.99, their price is $13.35.


Scott Tichenor
Oct-07-2010, 11:19am
Stan now tells me the anticipated arrival date of those strings is 10/11, this Monday. Not reflected on their web site possibly until tomrrow.

Oct-07-2010, 5:14pm
Yes, The A strings are wound and this set is real nice!!!!

Ted Eschliman
Oct-07-2010, 6:34pm
With all due respect Skip, they are plain. Not wound. You may be confusing them with the Flat Tops.

Oct-07-2010, 7:45pm
Sorry Ted , you are right !!! Im as mixed up as a cheese cake!! The A strings are plain.....