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    What are they like? I just ordered a pair.

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    Do you mean Ernie Ball 5150 strings or peavey wolfgang strings, that a lot of guys refer to as 5150 strings?

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    I used to use them years ago I remember reading about them having a little more tone and sustain than 'normal' Ernie Ball strings due to a different core and wrapping system. When I used them, they were good. They lasted pretty long, and sounded fine. From what I recall, they were a little softer to the touch-a little easier to fret the notes.

    Now I use 10-46, and I do a lot more picking than legato stuff, so I don't use them anymore. Plus, I am lucky enough to have maintained a good relationship with the store I used to teach/work/do repairs at, so I get Fender strings at cost if I order them, and free when I stop by. [img]smilies/smile.gif[/img]

    But to get back to your point, I never had any trouble with the 5150's. They are a LOT better than D'Addario's, and a hair nicer than Markeley's. (IMHO, of course)
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    Well I ordered them from Musician's Friend and all it said was EVH 5150 Custom strings or something like that.

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    I'm pretty sure those are the Ernie Ball's. And yes, they are good guitar strings.

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    I hope I don't break them since they're so thin [img]smilies/smile.gif[/img] I have a habit of breaking strings. [img]smilies/frown.gif[/img] But my neck's starting to bow, so that's one reason why I got the thin strings.

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