Del Mccoury Chooses Martin Strings

Authentic Acoustic Lifespan 2.0

Great Tone. Long Life. Never Compromise.

"I've played a lot of strings in my career and non compare to Martin Lifespan strings. They rarely break on stage, but more importantly, they have a great tone. I couldn't imagine playing any other strings."

-Del McCoury

About Authentic Acoustic Lifespan 2.0 Strings

Next generation Martin® Authentic Acoustic® Lifespan® 2.0 strings are engineered using a new, patented anti-corrosion treatment only available from Martin. It protects the core and wrap wire to prevent corrosion without compromising tone or feel. Our impeccable standards for acoustic guitar tone are embedded in our string design and precision manufacturing process. That’s why we make our own.

Gauge & Tension

Del McCoury chooses medium gauge phosphor bronze SP strings.

  • E - .013
  • B - .017
  • G - .026
  • D - .035
  • A - .045
  • E - .056
  • Tension - 190.9