This is a new line of electric guitar string from the Gibson Guitar co. called Gibson Gear, Elgin, Illinois U.S.A. Its new to me
Ive written articles calling the Gibson electric guitar string the best actually; theyre my favorite electric guitar strings. Like Ive said before, Ive used most of the major string brands and I play all the time. Also, I know its been said time and again that guitar strings have so much in common that theres no discernable difference between the various brands of strings. I can understand this sentiment, yet Ive come to understand a few things regarding the manufacturing and the elements involved making the string do what it does.
Things like, cover to core ratio, (the gauge or diameter of the wire used for the strings). If you were to put a thicker core the string would seem to have a stiff feel, where if youd use a thinner core wire the string would be feel loose and seem to bend more easily. Too much in either direction, and the string doesnt work for anyone. The same for the alloys or types or metal used to make the string effects the sound and feel.
I was a die-hard steel wrapped string guy since the early eighties starting...