Go Back   UG Community @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com > Instruments > Electric Guitar
User Name  
Password
Search:

Closed Thread
Old 01-16-2013, 06:06 PM   #1
eg341sc
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Pot What kind of strings for Jackson Dinky DK2S?

Recently, I just got a Jackson Pro Series Dinky DK2S. It met all my wants and needs for owning and playing a guitar, which is a great thing A bought it from a local music store, Long & McQuade and I'm guaranteed a free set up wit the purchase of any new instrument. I'd really like to change the strings and experiment with a new sound I was thinking about Elixirs or something that'll last a couple months. Any suggestions?

This guitar does have a double locking Floyd Rose trem. and I'm not really suppose to change the tuning/set-up often, so I'd like a pair of strings that you know would be worth it.

Thanks a lot for the suggestions, I hope to make a final decision.
eg341sc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2013, 08:42 PM   #2
Grawgos
Registered User
 
Grawgos's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Congrats on the axe, I just got a Jackson seven string myself.

Just pick a brand of string and put them on. Strings won't change your sound and you'll get a variety of opinions on what strings sound better or last longer.

I use Ernie ball myself, but my new guitar came with XL's on it and they feel no different than the EB's to me.

Strings are cheap, so experiment and see what you like best.
__________________
Venom Legions Official Page
Grawgos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2013, 09:17 PM   #3
Charvel1995
Ronda Rousey Fanboy
 
Charvel1995's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: London, ON
inb4lock

Get whatever you feel like. Experiment, don't ask us, look at string brands and try out what you think would be good.

Seriously though, this is going to get locked.
__________________
Main Rig:

Epiphone MKH Les Paul Custom 7 - Ronda
Ibanez RG8 "Scarlet" - AKA The Rambanez
Fender Strat "Danielle"/"Dani"
Line 6 POD HD Pro
Randall XL 4x12

Come join us... [/SIZE]

Purchase list: Jim Root Tele, Jim Root Jazzmaster, MTM20
Charvel1995 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2013, 03:47 AM   #4
eg341sc
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Thanks a lot for the reply and feedback guys! I know what I'll get now
eg341sc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2013, 10:59 AM   #5
Heideck
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
If you have a floyd rose and dont like to set it up, take coated strings, they will last longer
__________________
Jackson DK2FS
Fernandes FR-65

Morley pro series pedal
BBE two time Delay
Empress Nebulus
Subdecay Quantum Quasar
Solid Gold FX Nitro

Blackstar HT stage 100
Marshal 1922 2x12 (V-30, Greenback)
Heideck is offline   Reply With Quote
Closed Thread


Thread Tools Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:15 AM.

Forum Archives / About / Terms of Use / Advertise / Contact / Ultimate-Guitar.Com © 2014
Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.