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Ernie Ball: String Alloys - Bass Nickel Wound

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.These innovative strings are constructed with nickel-plated steel wrap wire over hex-shaped steel core wire for a balanced tone that handles low and high frequencies with ease. The Hyper Slinky gage provides tight, controlled lows with clear mids and highs—perfect for bassists who demand versatility and articulation.

Tight Lows and Crisp Highs

The Hyper Slinky gauge—.040, .060, .080, .100—produces tight, punchy lows while maintaining clarity in the higher registers. The nickel-plated wrap wire is highly magnetic, which helps the strings produce a powerful signal with minimal noise. The hex-shaped core wire also contributes to the strings' wide dynamic range and frequency response. Overall, the Hyper Slinky strings deliver a blend of low-end power and high-end cut through for superior tone in any style.

Long Life and Tuning Stability

Built to strict quality standards, Ernie Ball strings are designed to have superior tuning stability and longevity. The Hyper Slinky strings retain their tone and tuning through rigorous playing thanks to the premium materials and meticulous construction. The nickel-plated steel, in particular, is resistant to tarnish and corrosion even with heavy use. Players can rely on the Hyper Slinky strings to perform consistently show after show.

The Ernie Ball Legacy

For over 50 years, Ernie Ball has pioneered premium guitar and bass strings that have fueled the sound of rock legends and emerging artists alike. Founder Ernie Ball was a visionary who helped popularize electric guitars and modernize the music industry. Today, Ernie Ball is the world's leading manufacturer of premium electric and acoustic guitar strings, bass strings and guitar accessories. The Hyper Slinky bass strings uphold this tradition of innovation, quality and tone.

Ernie Ball Hyper Slinky Nickel Wound Electric Bass Strings 40-100
Ernie Ball Hyper Slinky Nickel Wound Electric Bass Strings 40-100

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Gauges: .040, .060, .080, .100