Electric Guitar Strings


Mapes Electric Guitar Strings are constructed from Precision Drawn Hexagonal Core and Vintage Nickel-Plated Steel Wrap to throw sonic sparks.

    • The 12 String Set ships with one set per package.
  • The Blues Set contains extra plain strings in different gauge options.
  • Hermetically sealed in foil pouches to ensure crisp sound.
  • Electric Guitar Strings are designed to improve string bending.
  • Available in a variety of balanced gauge sets.
  • Custom sets available.

My Custom Gauges

Select “My Custom Gauges” above and then enter your gauges here:

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We make our own core, wrap wire, and strings, then we sell them straight shot to you.

We’ve been making strings for over a century. This may be your first visit to MAPES Strings but it’s very likely that our strings or strings made from our wire are on your guitar right now.

Additional information

Weight 0.0881849 lbs
Dimensions 5.25 × .25 × 5.875 in
Electric Guitar Gauges

8 11 14 22 30 38, 9 11 16 24 32 42, 10 13 17 26 36 46, Blues Set, My Custom Gauges 6-string, My Custom Gauges – Blues Set, 12 String Set, My Custom Gauges 12-String Set