If you are experiencing problems with breaking strings then this article may help isolate some issues.
”Strings do break from age or because of a flaw in the string but most string breakages are caused by a problem with the instrument…”
EXL110+, with its 10.5 gauge high E, is the ideal “step up” string set for players who are moving up from 10 to 11 gauge sets. Additionally, it’s great for balancing tension between various scale length guitars. If you play 10s on a 25 ½" scale guitar, try EXL110+ for your shorter scale length instruments to maintain more consistent feel and playability.
XL Nickel Wound, D'Addario’s most popular electric guitar strings, are precision wound with nickelplated steel onto a carefully drawn, hexagonally shaped, high carbon steel core. The result, strings with long lasting, distinctive bright tone and excellent intonation, is ideal for the widest variety of guitars and musical styles.
“Plus” gauge for improving hand strength, an alternate feel for balancing tension between guitars
Round wound with nickelplated steel for distinctive bright tone
Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh
Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance
String Gauges: Plain Steel .0105, .0135, .018, Nickel Wound .028, .038, .048