As one of the preferred string manufacturer’s of many guitar players, Ernie Ball knows what players look for in a set of strings. The Cobalt Slinky strings combine a soft, slinky feel that makes bending strings easy with a material that is also recognized by pick ups better. The result is a set of strings with remarkable playability a higher output, and thicker tones.
Engineered to maximize output and clarity, Ernie Ball Cobalt Slinky Guitar Strings are the latest innovation in string technology. Seeking to provide guitarists and bassists with a new voice, Cobalt strings provide an extended dynamic range, incredible harmonic response, increased low end, and crisp, clear highs.
Cobalt provides a stronger magnetic relationship between pickups and strings than any other alloy previously available. Cobalt Slinkys are also soft and silky to the touch, making string bending a breeze.
Ernie Ball electric guitar strings allow any musician to get the perfect tonal quality and sound they are looking for. One of the first music companies to make guitar strings specifically crafted for rock musicians, Ernie Ball knows the feel, sound, and look that today’s musicians want to achieve. Slinky strings became a household name and one of the best guitar strings for rock because Ball listened to the needs of musicians just like him and manufactured a product that was custom-made to rock.
World-class musicians including Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney, Buddy Guy, Jimmy Page, Pete Townsend, Angus Young, Joe Perry, Slash, Billie Joe Armstrong, Metallica, John Petrucci, Steve Vai, John Mayer, and Avenged Sevenfold trust Ernie Ball electric guitar strings to produce their own unique sounds.