Skip to main content

Description

Ernie Ball Nickel Wound Slinky strings are the world's most popular electric guitar strings. They’ve been used by legendary players such as Eric Clapton, Slash, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, Paul McCartney, Metallica, Steve Vai, John Petrucci, John Mayer, Joe Bonamassa, Iron Maiden, Brad Paisley and many more for 60+ years. Their signature recipe consists of specific gauges and core to wrap ratios for balanced, rich harmonics and that signature slinky feel. They’re made by Ernie Ball in their California factory using state of the art winding technology for consistency and reliability. The wound strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around tin plated hex shaped steel core wire and the plain strings are made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel producing a well balanced tone for your guitar. The slinky strings are packaged in their watertight element shield packaging to resist humidity and keep your strings factory fresh.

Features

Ernie Ball Slinky strings are the world's most popular electric guitar strings
Used by legendary players for 60+ years
Specific gauges and core to wrap ratios for balanced, rich harmonics and that signature slinky feel
Wound strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around tin plated hex steel core wire
Plain strings are made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel for a a well balanced tone
Packaged in their element shield packaging to resist humidity and keep your strings factory fresh
Ball end design
Made in the USA

Tech Specs

Manufacturer Part Number P02214
UPC-A 749699103158