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Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free 

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Gauges 10-13-17-26-36-46.Ernie Ball 2221 Slinky Electric Guitar Strings feature nickel-plated steel wire wrapped around tin-plated, hex-shaped, steel...Click To Read More About This Product

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What a deal! Two free packs of Slinkys when you buy 10.

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Ernie Ball 2221 Slinky Electric Guitar Strings feature nickel-plated steel wire wrapped around tin-plated, hex-shaped, steel core wire. Slinkys provide vibrant, bright, lasting tone and reduce fret wear. This weight balances maximum response from your pickups with playability and bendability.

Ernie Ball replacement strings are precision manufactured to the highest standards and most exacting specs to assure consistency, optimum performance, and long life.

Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Steve Vai, and Slash are among the long list of Ernie Ball Slinky players.


Stock up, and finally change your strings as often as you should.

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Ernie Ball2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free
 
4.6

(based on 100 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (84)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (5)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good tone (49)
  • Consistent (48)
  • Long life (39)
  • Well built / quality (38)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Concerts (36)
  • Practicing (36)
  • Back-up (25)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (37), Professional musician (18)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

I use these exclusively now.

I've used these since they first came on the market many years ago. Stopped for a while and used GHS since I was offered an endorsement, but have come back to EB. They're...Read complete review

I've used these since they first came on the market many years ago. Stopped for a while and used GHS since I was offered an endorsement, but have come back to EB. They're always consistent and sound great, as well as having a nice feel to the wound strings. I'm happy with them and can't see moving to anything else. Tried several brands of coated strings, but just can't get used to feel of them and they don't really seem to last any longer that EB's and they will go dead just as quickly as any normal string.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Not really buy 10 get 2 free...

Great strings, but pricing is a little innacurate for "Free" bonus packs
Doing the Math, you can buy one set for $3.99 Buying 10 at $3.99
Buying 10 at...Read complete review

Great strings, but pricing is a little innacurate for "Free" bonus packs
Doing the Math, you can buy one set for $3.99 Buying 10 at $3.99
Buying 10 at $3.99 would be $39.90

OR you can "buy 10 and get 2 Free" for $44.99
Therefore, the "2 Free" costs you an extra 5 Bucks... not really free, now is it Friends???
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(10 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

 
3.0

Not really buy 10 get 2 free...

By jaesun007

from Arizona

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Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

Great strings, but pricing is a little innacurate for "Free" bonus packs
Doing the Math, you can buy one set for $3.99 Buying 10 at $3.99
Buying 10 at $3.99 would be $39.90

OR you can "buy 10 and get 2 Free" for $44.99
Therefore, the "2 Free" costs you an extra 5 Bucks... not really free, now is it Friends???
See "Features" above

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

I use these exclusively now.

By OlRokr

from Mobile, AL

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Consistent
  • Good Tone
  • Long Life
  • Strong

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Backup
    • Concerts
    • Practicing

    Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

    I've used these since they first came on the market many years ago. Stopped for a while and used GHS since I was offered an endorsement, but have come back to EB. They're always consistent and sound great, as well as having a nice feel to the wound strings. I'm happy with them and can't see moving to anything else. Tried several brands of coated strings, but just can't get used to feel of them and they don't really seem to last any longer that EB's and they will go dead just as quickly as any normal string.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I've used these string for 30 plus year's

    By TODD

    from undisclosed

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    Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

    Best strings ever!! for the price they can"t be matched!!

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Awesome strings

    By Lew

    from King of Prussia

    About Me Professional Musician

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Consistent
    • Good Tone
    • Long Life
    • Strong

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backup
      • Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

      Everybody has their own favorite, but I love these strings. I change out every 15 hours or so. I love the feel of these strings. I have these on all of my guitars. I also back the pickups off for even more sustain. This is a great product and these have never failed me.

      (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Great Strings...Fuzzy Math

      By Rich

      from NY, NY

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Strings
      • Good Tone
      • Long Life
      • Stay Fresh Packages

      Cons

      • Pricing

      Best Uses

      • Any

      Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

      Great strings but do the math before you buy. You would think if you took the price of the single set and multiplied by 10, that would be the price you pay, plus you would get 2 sets free for a total of 12 sets for the price of 10. Uh-Uh. Fuzzy Math.

      (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Price need to be adjusted.

      By muddystrats

      from CA

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      Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

      Good.
      Price use to be $39.99.
      I don't think this is the lowest price or maybe is typo error.
      Anyway is a good product.
      It's a good string.

      (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Best strings I have found.

      By Big Dog Mercer

      from Chicago IL

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      Pros

      • Consistent
      • Good Tone
      • Strong

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Backup
        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

        I never have to worry if I have a set of these on my guitar. I can't say that about any other brand I've tried.
        I recently decided to try to save money and buy a case of another (well known) brand. Waste of my money and my time since I wound up buying a case of Slinky's after the other brand kept breaking. Those other (well known) strings are sitting there on the shelf as a reminder why we just stick with Slinky's .

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Still the favorite afterr all these years.

        By 58 Flame

        from Seattle

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        Pros

        • Consistent
        • Good Tone
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Concerts
          • Practicing

          Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

          In nearly 40 years playing, I have tried other brands for my electrics on occasion. The story never changes- for my buck Ernie Ball is it. I always come back to the nickel Slinkys.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great deal

          By Jeffrey

          from undisclosed

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          Comments about 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

          I've been using Ernie Ball Regular Slinkys for many years. They hold up better than others I've tried and always add nicely to my tone. This was a great deal and I just couldn't pass it up.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Of course

          By KEITH

          from undisclosed

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          Comments about Ernie Ball 2221 Nickel Slinky Lime Guitar Strings - Buy 10, Get 2 Free:

          I buy these by the 12 pk,and have about sets in my inventory

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