HAND WOUND, COATED - PIERRE BENSUSAN SIGNATURE SET (DADGAD tuning) Strings are plain steel and fluoropolymer coated phosphor bronze round wound 013 017 023w 032w 042w 056w. The maker says "Hand winding results in a looser wound, lighter tensioned, softer playing string, with less stress on the player and instrument. Handmade Wyres have truer intonation and stay in tune longer. Proprietary P.T.F.E. coating lubes and protects, resulting in less fret wear, less chording noise and longer life." Imported from Canada.