• Regular Slinky Electric Strings are Ernie Ball's top-selling set and are favored by many musicians around the globe. Regular Slinky wound strings are made from a nickel-plated, steel wire wrapped around a hex-shaped, steel core wire. The plain strings are made of specially tempered, tin-plated, high-carbon steel, producing a well-balanced tone for your guitar.
  • All Ernie Ball strings are precision manufactured to the highest standards and the most exacting specs to assure consistency, optimum performance, and long life.

Ernie Ball Slinky Strings

The Original Since 1962

For over 50 years, Ernie Ball Slinky electric guitar strings have been the favorite of musicians across the globe. Legendary artists from Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, Jimmy Page, AC/DC, John Petrucci, Slash, Green Day and more. Ernie Ball's signature recipe consists of specific gauges and core to wrap ratios for balanced rich harmonics and that signature Slinky feel. Ernie Ball Slinky gauge combinations that today are industry standard, were pioneered by our founder Ernie Ball more than 50 years ago, helping shape the sound of rock n roll. Nickel Wound Slinky strings consist of nickel plated steel wrapped around a tin plated high carbon steel core for a balanced tone that compliments all guitar types and playing styles.

Product Specs

Brand New (New)
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Brand Ernie Ball
Model Regular Slinky
Finish Nickel
Categories Guitar Strings

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Return Window

This product can be returned within 14 days of receipt.

General Terms

Items must be returned in original, as-shipped condition with all original packaging and no signs of use. Buyer assumes responsibility for all return shipping costs unless the item was not received as described.


Buyer receives a full refund in their original payment method less any shipping costs.

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We offer a 14 day return option on most of the items that we sell. We are not able to accept returns on the following items: strings, software/soundware, computer interfaces with software, printed materials that are copyrighted, amplifier tubes, earbuds, earplugs, recorders, any item with a mouthpiece, harmonicas, raw-frame speakers, drumheads, drumsticks, turntable cartridges, fog fluid. Whenever possible (with the exclusion of the above items), we will replace any defective item. If the item is not replaceable we will refund your purchase. Return shipping is at buyer’s expense. Items must be shipped to us in the original packaging complete with the warranty card and owner’s manual, all paperwork and accessories such as power cords, software, owner’s manuals, straps, cases, etc. and show no signs of use, wear or abuse; otherwise the return will either be refused or subject to a restocking fee of up to 15%. Please re-pack the product carefully to help avoid shipping damage. Refunds are made for product value only, excluding shipping charges. Refunds will be issued within 7 business days from receipt of goods at our location. With shipments involving shipping damage you are responsible for filing a shipping claim with the shipper. Please contact us for more information at chris.johnson@skipsmusic.com we’re happy to assist you in any way we can. You may also contact us via phone by calling 916-484-7575 ask for Chris.

Skip's Music

Sacramento, CA, United States
Joined: Apr 2014

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Ernie Ball : 2221 - Regular Slinky Nickel Wound Electric Guitar Strings - 3
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