Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Cato

Cheap Hi Beams.

Recommended Posts

Hope everyone can see these and they're not just on offer to me

https://www.amazon.co.uk/DR-Beam-Medium-Guitar-Strings/dp/B0009FJ1NS

Even with postage they're at least a tenner cheaper than average.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm a sunbeams player (which unfortunately aren't available for such a low price) but when I've needed steels the Hi-Beams are the best I've ever had on a bass.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

[quote name='chrisanthony1211' timestamp='1503997691' post='3361964']
Never used them before but just ordered these to give them a go, thanks for the heads up.
[/quote]

Same here, I'm usually a nickel type but got to be worth a go at that price :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

My favourite string. I just paid double this for a set.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Theres Lo Riders on Amazon for £21 too... (Plus customs deposit? I assume I'll get that back as it's below the customs threshold?)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

[quote name='Mudpup' timestamp='1504039928' post='3362329']
Thanks for the heads up - thats me £90 worse off now :-)
[/quote]

If it turns out there's some sort of problem or mistake with these I'm going to get lynched, aren't I?

Edited by Cato

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

[quote name='Cato' timestamp='1504040520' post='3362334']...I'm going to get lynched, aren't I?
[/quote]

Yes, if they turn out to be counterfeit..! :ph34r:

...

:lol:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

[quote name='Cato' timestamp='1504040520' post='3362334']
If there turns out there's some sort of problem or mistake with these I'm going to get lynched, aren't I?
[/quote]

Yep.......
:-)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Excellent. I've been wanting to try Hi-Beams and although 105 is heaver than my usual, I also need to use drop-D on a couple of songs now, so this is a cheap way of killing two birds. I'm guessing it's a pricing error though, so they may not honour it.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I've been getting my Hi Beams from here for a while and I can assure you, they are genuine. I just ordered a set. As I need them quickly I've paid for premium delivery which doubles the price! But it's still £10 cheaper than Strings Direct :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Import duties are so hit and miss that I really don't worry about it. The amount of stuff I've imported and not been charged will more than make up for if and when I do get a charge.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Order dispatched. I've pretty much killed yet another Ernie Ball set two in practices plus homework, so this is very timely. Given the lack of gauge choices I'm assuming that someone has a 'bin end'. Looking forward to hearing what a 30 quid set of bass strings sounds like.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×