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Ernie Ball Slinky Cobalt Flatwound Bass Strings Long Scale - 4-String 45-105 Balanced Tension Custom Set
DescriptionCUSTOM BALANCED TENSION SET!
Ernie Ball Cobalt Flat Wound Bass Strings combine the smooth feel of a traditional flatwound string with the modern tone of Cobalts. The Ernie Ball Cobalt Flatwound Bass Strings feature a super bright Cobalt ribbon wrap over Cobalt under windings over a hex core with optimal wrap ratios resulting in a string that feels like a flat and sounds like a round.
Available Ernie Ball Cobalt Flatwound String Sets:
Custom Set using Singles = .045 .060 .080
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Discussed in Going with flatwounds in the TalkBass community
There are a lot of great flats to try...T.I.- GHS-LaBella-Fender...If you want to try the Cobalts, I highly recommend this set...I have them on a Jazz and really like the balanced tension set offered here: Ernie Ball Slinky Cobalt Flatwound Bass Strings Long Scale - ... more