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Ernie Ball: The Colors of Rock 'N' Rollplay button

Ernie Ball: The Colors of Rock 'N' Roll

Ernie Ball: String Alloys - Nickel Wound Slinkys on the Cutlass HSSplay button

Ernie Ball: String Alloys - Nickel Wound Slinkys on the Cutlass HSS

The Ernie Ball Slinky Story - Celebrating 60 Yearsplay button

The Ernie Ball Slinky Story - Celebrating 60 Years

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Ernie Ball: String Alloy - Nickel Wound Slinkys on the Cutlass SSS

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The Ernie Ball 3221 Nickel Slinky Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack are nickel-plated steel strings that are also Ernie Ball's top-selling electric guitar strings, favored by world-renowned guitarists for their perfectly balanced tone and unmatched durability. Now available in convenient three-set packs. The 3221 Nickel Slinky strings are precision manufactured to Ernie Ball's stringent standards to ensure rich, vibrant tone and reduced fret wear.

A Signature Balanced Tone

The 3221 Nickel Slinky strings feature nickel-plated steel wire wrapped around tin-plated, hex-shaped steel cores to produce a balanced tone with crisp highs, defined mids, and controlled lows. Their medium gauge of .010 to .046 is ideal for standard tunings and provides a familiar feel for most guitarists. The nickel plating helps reduce finger squeak and enhances the strings' resonance, while the steel cores and windings enable complex overtones and harmonics.

Built to Withstand the Rigors of Performance

Ernie Ball is renowned for manufacturing durable, long-lasting strings, and the 3221 Nickel Slinky set is no exception. The nickel plating protects the steel from corrosion and oxidation, enabling the strings to maintain their tone and intonation even after hours of hard playing. The steel also has a high tensile strength to prevent premature breakage. For guitarists who want strings that can keep up with their most intense practicing and performing, the 3221 Nickel Slinky set is a reliable option.

A Legacy of Innovation and Excellence

As the pioneer of rock and roll guitar strings, Ernie Ball has been revolutionizing the guitar string industry for over 50 years. Legends like Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, and Slash have relied on Ernie Ball Slinky strings to develop their signature tones. The 3221 Nickel Slinky set upholds Ernie Ball's tradition of innovation and commitment to quality, providing guitarists worldwide with the tools they need to express their musical creativity.

Convenient and Sustainable Packaging

The 3221 Nickel Slinky strings come in an eco-friendly three-set pack made from recycled materials, allowing guitarists to keep multiple fresh sets on hand while reducing waste. The minimal, space-efficient packaging also makes the strings easy to store until needed.

Ernie Ball 3221 Nickel Slinky Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack
Ernie Ball 3221 Nickel Slinky Electric Guitar Strings 3-Pack

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