Ernie Ball Slinkys are played by legends around the world including Slash, Jimmy Page, Metallica, Eric Clapton, and more. 8-String Slinkys are made from nickel-plated steel wire wrapped around tin-plated hex shaped steel core wire. The plain strings are made of specially tempered tin plated high carbon steel producing a well balanced tone. Gauges .010, .013, .017, .030, .042, .054, .064, .074.
Precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specifications to ensure consistency, optimum performance, and long life
Made from nickel-plated steel wire wrapped around a hex-shaped steel core wire. The plain strings are made of specially tempered tin-plated high-carbon steel, resulting in a bright and well-balanced tone