Electric Guitar String Gauges

Name 1
(E)
2
(B)
3
(G)
4
(D)
5
(A)
6
(E)
Extra super light (8-38) .008 .010 .015 .021 .030 .038
Extra super light plus (8.5-39) .0085 .0105 .015 .022 .032 .039
Super light (9-42) .009 .011 .016 .024 .032 .042
Super light plus (9.5-44) .0095 .0115 .016 .024 .034 .044
Regular light (10-46) .010 .013 .017 .026 .036 .046
Extra light w/heavy bass (9-46) .009 .013 .021 .029 .036 .046
Medium (11-48) .011 .014 .018 .028 .038 .048
Light Top / Heavy Bottom (10-52) .010 .013 .017 .032 .042 .052
Medium w/wound G string (11-52) .011 .013 .020 .030 .042 .052
Heavy (12-54) .012 .016 .020 .032 .042 .054
Extra heavy (13-56) .013 .017 .026 .036 .046 .056

Acoustic Guitar String Gauges

Name 1
(E)
2
(B)
3
(G)
4
(D)
5
(A)
6
(E)
Super light (10-46) .010 .013 .020 .026 .036 .046
Extra light (11-50) .011 .014 .022 .030 .038 .050
Light (12-54) .012 .016 .024 .032 .042 .054
Medium (13-56) .013 .017 .026 .036 .046 .056
Heavy(14-58) .014 .018 .028 .038 .048 .058

Bass Guitar String Gauges

Name 1
(G)
2
(D)
3
(A)
4
(E)
5
(B)
Light or "soft" (40-100) .040 .060 .080 .100 .125
Medium (45-105) .045 .065 .085 .105 .130
Heavy (50-110) .050 .075 .095 .110 .135