BASS STRING SCALE LENGTH GUIDE | ROTOSOUND

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BASS STRING SCALE LENGTH GUIDE

Please Note
When fitting Rotosound Bass Strings, be sure that the silked part of the string ONLY is wound around the machine post. If the speaking length of the string is wound around the post, the string may then be prone to breakage. This type of breakage is not covered by our normal warranty.

Scale Lengths
Scale Lengths
Inches

mm

Short Scale
30

760

Medium Scale
30.5 – 32

772 – 810

Long Scale
32 – 34

810 – 860

Extra Long Scale
33.5 – 36

850 – 915

String Lengths – Ballend to Silk
Short Scale
32.25

820

Medium Scale
35.25

895

Long Scale
37

940

Extra Long Scale
39.25

995

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