Electric guitar strings are an important part of the final sound of the instrument. The quality of the material, the tension, the types of strings are criteria that we must take into account when selecting our strings. The gauge will determine the tuning of the guitar and rigidity of the string, the material will determine the sound of the guitar. It is important to define the gauge and string material that best suits our playing style and experience.
The most commonly used materials in the manufacture of electric guitar strings are Nickel, Stainless Steel, Nickel-plated Steel.
Nowadays the most used material for electric guitar strings is nickel, which provides a soft touch and a warm sound. In addition to nickel, stainless steel strings provide more volume and a brighter sound. In Maderas Barber we offer different high quality strings for Electric Guitar to make your choice a little easier.