"thanks everybody for your feedback . I have tried ej 16,exp11,martins it seems like the coated bronze strings sound the best.I know that it is all a personal preference it seems like the exp 11 are hard to find around my area."
"I put some Martin Acoustic FX (flexible core) light 0.12 to 0.54 on my ovation applause and it was a little easier to play. Also if my fingers get tired I put a capo on and it makes it a little easier. Someday maybe I'll try messing with the…"
"My newest guitar is an Ovation iDea and the music store here recomends EXP16 coated light gauge strings for my Ovation. I have enjoyed playing with these strings because of the easy action on the fret board."
My opinion may seem a bit biased since I have an endorsement from D'addario but I prefer the custom lights (EJ26) (011,015,022,032,042,052). Not too bright and sound great.What are you looking for? Ovations are already very bright so I am…"