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Mapes Piano String Company
#1 Wire Mill Road, Elizabethton, TN 37643
Phone: 423-543-3195
Fax: 423-543-7738


From Our Facility In Tennessee — Direct To Your Door

You may have never heard of MAPES Strings used for "Other String Instruments" like Resonator or Pedal Steel Guitars — but most of the strings makers in this world sure have. We make guitar core and [...]

Bass Guitar Strings

Mapes Bass Guitar Strings are built from Precision Drawn Heaxgonal Core and Vintage Nickel-Plated Steel Wrap to produce the mythic piano tone.

How to Measure Piano Strings for Replacement

James Nave demonstrates what measurements are needed to assure an accurate replacement for piano strings. Single Piano Strings Piano Strings By The Set Piano String Sets By Model

Making a Pattern for Piano String Replacement

Andy Wilson from Mapes Wire Company demonstrates the best way to make a paper pattern for piano string replacement. Single Piano Strings Piano Strings By The Set Piano String Sets By Model [...]

Mapes International Gold Series Piano Wire

Superior Quality Piano Wire Did you know that MAPES was one of the  first wire companies to produce piano string wire with a special heat treating process. Today the MAPES signature "International Gold" brand  wire has become the [...]

Mapes Guitar Strings Sold In Convenient 3-Set Pack

Chances are that you've already experienced the superior benefits in playability and tone that Mapes core wire and wrap has to offer.