Meanwhile, the plain strings are made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel producing a bright balanced tone. Cores are manufactured by cutting hexagonal shaped wire to length and twisting one end with a specific shape and twist count to attach a ball end. Ernie Ball single strings are coiled and packaged individually in order according to specific Slinky gauge requirements. The plain strings feature a patented winding of brass wire that is tightly wrapped around the lock twist of the ball end string to minimize slippage and breakage at the ball end. This ensures that the packages are completely air tight and the quality of the seal is optimal. The material is cooled and forged into shape for conversion to wire. Gauges .011, .015, .022w, .030, .042, .052, Ernie Ball Medium Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings feature a wound G string and are precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specifications to ensure consistency, optimum performance, and long life. Coated strings are treated using our own proprietary nanotechnology. This ensures that the packages are completely air tight and the quality of the seal is optimal. Once packaged and inspected, our last step is to box up the strings and send them on their way to be played by musicians all over the world. Strings are packaged using our Element Shield design which uses impermeable film that is wrapped and sealed to ensure sets are provided with maximum protection. Our strings are inspected repeatedly throughout the manufacturing and packaging processes. You may unsubscribe at anytime. These strings provide brighter tone and longer string life due to stainless steels inherent anti-corrosive properties. Strings are staged in bundles which are loaded into chambers which prepare the string surface and apply the treatment. Gauges .012, .016, .024w, .032, .044, .054, Ernie Ball Medium Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings feature a wound G string and are precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specifications to ensure consistency, optimum performance, and long life. artist and Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett of Metallica discusses his love of guitar, influences, and choice of strings and gauges. Watch Sped Spedding compare our range of Slinky alloys. Meanwhile, the plain strings are made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel producing a bright balanced tone. The brass is machined and cut to exacting specifications to ensure a precise fit and function. We use technologies, such as cookies, to customize content and advertising, to provide social media features and to analyze traffic to the site. Meanwhile, the plain strings are made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel producing a bright balanced tone. Sign up and get an all-access pass to be the first to know about new products, contests, content series, and more. Fantastic strings! All wound strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around a hex shaped steel core wire. The material is cooled and forged into shape for conversion to wire. Alloys used for strings start from ore which is smelted using high heat to remove impurities. All wound strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around a hex shaped steel core wire. All wound strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around a hex shaped steel core wire. Gauges .011 .011, .015 .015, .024w .010, .030 .014, .042 .022w, .052 .028. Plain strings in RPS sets last longer and stay in tune better than conventional plain strings. The plain strings feature a patented winding of brass wire that is tightly wrapped around the lock twist of the ball end string to minimize slippage and breakage at the ball end. We use technologies, such as cookies, to customize content and advertising, to provide social media features and to analyze traffic to the site. Light 12-String Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings - 9-46 Gauge. Gauges .011, .014, .018p, .028, .038, .048. The ball ends are then deburred, cleaned, and inspected before they are ready for use. $12.99. Packaged strings are checked for a quality seal using a pressurized water chamber which subjects packs to an elevated level of stress across every seal. Ernie Ball RPS Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around tin plated hex shaped steel core wire. In this episode Ernie Ball? Ernie Ball Medium Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings feature a wound G string and are precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specifications to ensure consistency, optimum performance, and long life. All wound strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around a hex shaped steel core wire. Our strings are made with the finest and freshest raw materials which are specified to exacting tolerances to ensure optimal consistency and performance. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. RPS strings last longer and stay in tune better than conventional plain strings. Gauges .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046, Ernie Ball RPS Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings are made from nickel plated steel wire wrapped around tin plated hex shaped steel core wire. Each type of string consists of a specific combination of wire materials and sizes. Packaged strings are checked for a quality seal using a pressurized water chamber which subjects packs to an elevated level of stress across every seal. You indicate your consent to this use by clicking “I Agree” or by continuing to use this website. Ernie Ball Regular Slinky Custom Gauge Nickel Wound Guitar String - Set.010 - .046 (6 Pack) Once made, cores are loaded onto winding machines which spin the core while laying a consistent winding of wrap wire around the core. Hybrid Slinky Stainless Steel Wound Electric Guitar Strings - 9-46 Gauge. String slippage and breakage are minimized at the ball end where these most often occur. Sign up and get an all-access pass to be the first to know about new products, contests, content series, and more. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Meanwhile, the plain strings are made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel producing a bright balanced tone. Ernie Ball's RPS wound strings consists of specific gauges and core to wrap ratios for balanced rich harmonics and that signature Slinky feel. Gauges .013, .017, .026w, .034, .046, .056, Ernie Ball Medium Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings feature a wound G string and are precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specifications to ensure consistency, optimum performance, and long life. Our strings are made with the finest and freshest raw materials which are specified to exacting tolerances to ensure optimal consistency and performance. Plain strings in RPS sets last longer and stay in tune better than conventional plain strings. The plain strings feature a patented winding of brass wire that is tightly wrapped around the lock twist of the ball end string to minimize slippage and breakage at the ball end. Alloys used for strings start from ore which is smelted using high heat to remove impurities. Guitar and bass ball ends are made using brass wire rod. Ernie Ball single strings are coiled and packaged individually in order according to specific Slinky gauge requirements. Once made, cores are loaded onto winding machines which spin the core while laying a consistent winding of wrap wire around the core. Sign up for the Ernie Ball mailing list. The brass is machined and cut to exacting specifications to ensure a precise fit and function. Gauges .009 .009, .012 .012, .020w .009, .026 .012, .036 .020p, .046 .026, Ernie Ball Medium Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings feature a wound G string and are precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specifications to ensure consistency, optimum performance, and long life. Cores are manufactured by cutting hexagonal shaped wire to length and twisting one end with a specific shape and twist count to attach a ball end. Strings are staged in bundles which are loaded into chambers which prepare the string surface and apply the treatment.