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DR Strings Cool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46)  

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DRs EXTRA-Life strings offer players a superior blue coated string without sacrificing the crisp tone, clarity, and volume of traditional DR HandMade...Read More

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Blue coated electric guitar strings on a hexagonal core.

DRs EXTRA-Life strings offer players a superior blue coated string without sacrificing the crisp tone, clarity, and volume of traditional DR HandMade Strings. EXTRA-Life is a super thin advanced .0003" coating on the plain strings and on the wrap wire. Advanced coating for EXTRA-Life and Protection.


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Cool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46)

  • 10, 13, 17, 26, 36, 46
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DR StringsCool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46)
 
3.0

(based on 5 reviews)

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  • Well built / quality (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing (3)
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    4.0

    Nice sale item

    By AJ

    from Binghamton, NY

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Blue
    • Economic
    • Good Tone
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Anything

      Comments about DR Strings Cool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46):

      These are nice if they're on sale. Would I buy them over my usual elixirs? No. But for the price they're nice to have as backup strings.

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Not for the hard pick player

      By "Clay plays a bit"

      from So Fla

      About Me Professional Musician

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Practicing

          Comments about DR Strings Cool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46):

          These are great strings for the price which was obtained through stupid deal of the day. They look really pretty on the guitar I put them on, which was a champagne colored Fender Telecaster with a maple neck, so the blue strings gave it a unique look. However after a week of picking with a heavy pick the blue coating started to chip away on the B and low E string. The tone is good, not spectacular. They make for good practice strings by my playing standard but may be used for gigging by others.

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          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Worst strings I've ever used

          By N/A

          from Brownsbor, Texas

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Strong

          Cons

          • Not Consistent
          • Poor Tone Quality

          Best Uses

          • Practicing

          Comments about DR Strings Cool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46):

          I rarely give such negative reviews, but these strings are terrible. Sounded awful. Tried more than one set, and yes I strung them according to directions. Very difficult to play because it felt like they were moving away from (or rolling away) form my fingers. Very frustrating. I have used other DR strings with some success , they will never be my main strings.

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          2.0

          Looks and feels great, but breaks easily

          By Luiza

          from Boston, MA

          About Me Experienced

          Ask me a question

          Pros

          • Great Feel
          • Stylish

          Cons

          • Breaks Easy
          • Dull

          Best Uses

            Comments about DR Strings Cool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46):

            I bought myself these after playing my friend's guitar with the red version on. I couldn't believe how much lighter they felt than my elixirs, despite being the same gauge. I restrung my guitar and it looked really stylish, tone was a little on the dull side, but I prioritize feel and durability over that. And sure enough, they felt awesome. BUT, I bought 3 boxes and in 48 hours, I've broken all 3 of my high Es. Perhaps I'm going back to Elixirs.

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            4.0

            Happy with them

            By B-rad

            from Indiana

            About Me Novice

            Pros

            • Good Tone
            • Strong

            Cons

            • None I Know

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about DR Strings Cool Blue Coated Electric Strings Medium (10-46):

            Im new to guitar, played bass for many years, but been 10+ years since ive played anything, so take from it what you will. I started playing an acouatic a year ago and bought the bla k beauties and were very happy them, so I picked up the cool Bluea for my squier strat. The sound is consistent a little more of a muffled than a plinky sound. Strings are very comfortable to play and seem to hold in tune very well.

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