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Meet Cleartone Strings Reps at the Dallas International Guitar Festival! May 29th-31st
28 May. 2015

Meet Cleartone Strings Reps at the Dallas International Guitar Festival! May 29th-31st


Hey all, are you at the Dallas International Guitar Festival? It kicks off Friday May 29th, and it’s incredible. Stop on by and say hi to us at Cleartone! We’ll have a Cleartone Strings exhibit to spread the word about our amazing treated strings, alongside all of the other cool guitars and guitar accessories to feast […]

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Eastman Goes with Cleartone as Trusted OEM Factory Strings
22 Apr. 2015

Eastman Goes with Cleartone as Trusted OEM Factory Strings


First impressions are everything. That is why all new Eastman guitars & mandolins leaving the factory are now strung with Cleartone Treated Strings! Eastman chose Cleartone as their exclusive OEM supplier of treated strings for all of their new acoustic & electric stringed instruments to ensure you the best possible experience when playing your new Eastman guitar, right […]

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The Ever-Elusive P-90 Pickup
13 Feb. 2015

The Ever-Elusive P-90 Pickup


Above: Mike Ness of Social Distortion rockin’ the Les Paul Goldtop with P-90s. It’s a single coil, it’s a humbucker, no…it’s a P-90! They’re one of the most overlooked, but widely-revered pickups ever made. Sounding somewhat in between that of a single-coil and a humbucker, the result is a vintage, low output sound with a mean […]

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The Real Secret Behind Coated Strings, and Why They Should Be a Thing of the Past
11 Dec. 2014

The Real Secret Behind Coated Strings, and Why They Should Be a Thing of the Past


Premium Cleartone Treated Guitar Strings have a predecessor: Coated Strings. Coated strings became popular in the 1990s due to their ability to make guitar strings last longer and stay cleaner than traditional strings. They achieve this by coating their strings with a chemical called polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), best known by its most popular brand, Teflon.® As […]

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Phosphor Bronze vs. 80/20 Guitar String Comparison
01 Oct. 2014

Phosphor Bronze vs. 80/20 Guitar String Comparison


In this video we demonstrate the audio differences between Cleartone Phosphor Bronze and Cleartone 80/20 Bronze acoustic guitar strings.  One thing to keep in mind when choosing whether to play phosphor bronze or 80/20 bronze strings is your personal preferences and your guitar body size.  Naturally, strings will sound unique to your guitar so the […]

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