Ernie Ball was a pioneer when it came to guitar strings. In fact, when Ernie Ball Slinkys were developed in the 1960s, they were soon being used by pro musicians across the country, including Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and Buddy Guy. Today, the team at Ernie Ball is proud to continue their founder's dedication to innovation, and proof of that can be found in their impressive line of Cobalt Slinky strings. With their dynamic range, stunning harmonic response, crisp highs and improved low end, Ernie Ball Cobalt Slinky strings will satisfy any guitarist who wants to take their performance to the next level.
Ernie Ball Cobalt Slinkys are available in a wide range of styles, and the set you choose will depend on your own tastes and preferences. For example, the 2727 Cobalt Beefy Slinky Electric Guitar Strings are ideal for metalheads who play in Drop D and Drop C tuning. For that matter, the same can be said for the Cobalt Power Slinky Electric Guitar Strings. A perfect match for those who like chunky rhythms, these strings are favored by Slash, Metallica and Kenny Wayne Shepherd due to their thicker gauge combination.
If you want a string set that's punchy, full of clarity and increases your sustain, turn your attention to the 2723 Cobalt Super Slinky Electric Guitar Strings. The most popular Slinkys with a twist, this set is round-wound and a clear improvement on its nickel-wound counterpart. While you're at it, be sure to also check out the 2725 Cobalt Extra Slinky Electric Guitar Strings. Well-balanced and very easy on the fingers, these strings are praised worldwide for their world-class tone.
And your choices just keeping going from there. In addition to the sets mentioned, Ernie Ball even specializes in Cobalt Slinkys for 5-string electric basses, 7-string guitars and more. Whatever you choose, you'll be blown away by the consistency, flexibility and tone of Cobalt Slinkys. Incorporating most magnetically active alloy on the planet, an Ernie Ball Cobalt Slinky string set for you is waiting in this catalog, so jump in any time now and have a look around.