"Professional guitarists frequently insist on non-coated strings because any sort of coating on a string can dampen its sound, robbing the guitar of its brilliant highs and change its tone–almost always for the worse. Now, if a guitar tech is changing your strings before every show, there’s nothing better than playing with new, uncoated strings, but that’s not most of us. Most guitarists are buying and changing their own strings and would welcome a coated string that feels good, tunes up reliably and sounds good for an extended period of time. Elixir’s ultra-thin coated OPTIWEB coated guitar strings claim to do exactly that."
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