Are cobalt strings worth it?
The one good thing I can say about the Cobalts is that they do, in fact, sound really good. They are unquestionably clearer-sounding and definitely sound better and stronger than standard Regular Slinky strings. But to me, that doesn’t outweigh all the other annoyances of these strings.
Which strings for which tuning?
|Tuning||Fender Scale (25.5″)||Gibson Scale (24 3/4″)|
|C Standard||12-56 (regular tension)||12-56 (normal tension)|
|11-54 (loose feel)|
|Drop C||11-54 +56 (normal tension)||12-56 (normal tension)|
|Drop B||11, 15, 20, 36, 48, 60||12, 16, 24, 36, 48, 60|
How good are Ernie Ball strings?
Good set of strings for a great price. Compared to other strings from D’addario, Gibson, and Elixer, these strings are a much better value since they are so cheap. I feel like they definitely last longer than say Gibson vintage strings, but most coated, modern strings will be comparable.
What is a cobalt slinky?
Cobalt provides a stronger magnetic relationship between pickups and strings than any other alloy previously available. Cobalt Slinky guitar strings are also soft and silky to the touch, making string bending a breeze. Gauges .009, .011, .016, .024, .032, .042
What gauge is cobalt on Ernie Ball strings?
Cobalt Slinkys are also soft and silky to the touch, making string bending a breeze. Cobalt strings have a slight blue hue, compared to other Ernie Ball electric strings. Gauges .010, .013, .017, .030, .042, .052. Part number 2715.
What gauge are slinky cobalt guitar strings?
Power Slinky Cobalt Electric Guitar Strings – 11-48 Gauge. Ernie Ball Cobalt Slinky Electric Guitar 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.
Who plays Cobalt Super Slinky on fuel?
Steve Lukather plays Cobalt Super slinky 9 – 42. Kenny Wayne Shepherd plays Cobalt Power Slinky 11 – 48. Fuel’s Andy Andersson plays Cobalt Skinny Top Heavy Bottom 10 – 52. 7-String Set? . .