Slinky RPS Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings are made from nickel-plated steel wire wrapped around tin-plated hex-shaped steel core wire.
The strings feature a patented winding of brass wire that is tightly wrapped around the lock twist of the ball end string to minimize slippage and breakage at the ball end. RPS strings last longer and stay in tune better than conventional plain strings. Gauges .008, .011, .014, .022w, .030, .038.
Ernie Ball strings have been a top choice for players of all types since the early 1960s, when guitarists came into Ernie Ball’s music store, customizing their string gauges to make their axes easier to play.
After fruitless attempts to interest major guitar manufacturers in a lighter set of strings, Ernie Ball decided to start making his own.
When you open a pack of his strings today, you know you’re getting a quality set of strings designed to give you great tone, reliable performance, and long life.
You can’t go wrong when you string up with RPS-10 Regular Slinky Wound electric guitar strings are made from nickel-plated steel wire wrapped around a tin-plated hex-shaped steel core wire.
The plain strings use a patented winding of bronze wire tightly wrapped around the lock twist of the ball end for reduced slippage and breakage, making them slightly bright. They’re popular with artists ranging from Keith Richards to John Petrucci.