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EPS170-5SL 45-130 steel superlong

EPS170-5SL ProSteels 5-String Bass, Light, 45-130, Super Long Scale

Tension Chart

        Diameter         Tension      
Item # Note Inches mm lbs kg
PSB045SL G 0.0450 1.1400 46.550 21.120
PSB065SL D 0.0650 1.6500 52.820 23.960
PSB080SL A 0.0800 2.0300 43.730 19.840
PSB100SL E 0.1000 2.5400 37.870 17.180
PSB130SL B 0.1300 3.3000 35.200 15.960


EPS170-5SL is the Super Long 5-string version of D’Addario best-selling ProSteels bass set. With the addition of the .130 low B string, EPS170-5SL offers the ideal combination of biting high end, punchy lows and super long life. Fits super long scale basses with a string scale length of up to 38 inches. 

ProSteels are one of D'Addario's brightest and most corrosion resistant strings. A specialized steel alloy delivers harmonically rich, brilliant high-end coupled with deep, tight lows that work in tandem to create the coveted "Piano tone" steel players crave. Great for both articulate fingering or aggressive picking, ProSteels give you the extra edge and punch you need to cut through the mix.

  • 5-string super long version of D'Addario's most popular ProSteels bass guitar set
  • One of D'Addario's brightest and most corrosion resistant strings offering harmonically rich, deep and penetrating tone
  • Fits super long basses with a string scale length of up to 38 inches
  • Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
  • String Gauges: Wound .045, .065, .080, .100, .130
  • Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh