Ernie Ball Bass Strings


Ernie Ball is in fact the name of the company founder, who has been pioneering strings since the 1960s. Ernie Ball has a longstanding history with many legendary performers. Tony Levin and Dave LaRue are two prominent endorsers of their popular bass strings.


NameWindingMaterialCoreOther InfoModel #
SlinkyRoundwoundNickelTempered

Slinky Stainless SteelRoundwoundSteelTempered

"Electric Bass Strings"FlatwoundSteelHex



Stainless Steel Roundwound:
Ernie Ball Slinky Stainless Steel

Ernie Ball Slinky Stainless Steel

Slinky Stainless Steels are, as you might guess, stainless steel version of the slinky strings with the round core. These are brighter than the nickel, and follow the same naming structure for gauge.
Stainless STEEL Regular Slinky Bass: 50-70-85-105
Stainless STEEL Hybrid Slinky Bass: 45-65-85-105
Stainless STEEL Super Slinky Bass: 45-65-80-100
Stainless STEEL Extra Slinky: 40 60 70 95
Stainless STEEL Power Slinky: 55 75 90 110

Nickel Roundwound:
Ernie Ball Slinky

Ernie Ball Slinky

Slinky are nickel roundwounds with a tempered core. The various names such as regular and hybrid slinky refer only to gauge.
Regular Slinky Bass: 50-70-85-105
Hybrid Slinky Bass: 45-65-85-105
Super Slinky Bass: 45-65-80-100
Extra Slinky: 40 60 70 95
Power Slinky: 55 75 90 110

Flatwound:
Ernie Ball Electric Bass Strings (flatwound)

Ernie Ball Electric Bass Strings (flatwound)

The very ambiguously titled "Electric Bass Strings" from Ernie Ball are their flatwound strings.



Set Ernie Ball 2843 Hybrid Slinky Steel Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 45-105
Set Ernie Ball 2843 Hybrid Slinky Steel Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 45-105 Price: $37.82
Set Ernie Ball 2844 Super Slinky Steel Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 45-100
Set Ernie Ball 2844 Super Slinky Steel Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 45-100 Price: $37.82
Set Ernie Ball 2849 Super Long Scale Slinky Electric Bass Guitar Strings- 45-105
Set Ernie Ball 2849 Super Long Scale Slinky Electric Bass Guitar Strings- 45-105 Price: $40.01
Set Ernie Ball 2732 Regular Cobalt Slinky Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 50-105
Set Ernie Ball 2732 Regular Cobalt Slinky Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 50-105 Price: $47.29
New Set Ernie Ball 3832 Regular Coated Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 50-105
New Set Ernie Ball 3832 Regular Coated Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 50-105 Price: $50.93
New Set Ernie Ball 3833 Hybrid Coated Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 45-105
New Set Ernie Ball 3833 Hybrid Coated Electric Bass Guitar Strings - 45-105 Price: $50.93