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Introducing OPTIWEB Coated Electric Strings.
In-stores March 1

The New OPTIWEBTM Coating provides players the performance of a natural string – that crisp tone, natural feel and playable grip they know and love, but with the long-lasting tone life of ELIXIR Strings. But don't just take our word for it, listen to the strings in our Sound Xperience and hear for yourself which electric string is the right fit for your sound.

Compare OPTIWEB to NANOWEB® and POLYWEB® Coatings as well as to uncoated strings below.

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The range to meet the playing style of every electric guitarist.


OPTIWEB Coated Electric Strings are perfect for players looking for the crisp tone and natural feel of an uncoated string. Available in five gauges.

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NANOWEB Coated Electric Strings work just great for players that want a bright sounding string with a smooth coated feel.

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POLYWEB Coated Electric Strings are the choice of players looking for a warm tone and fast and slick feel.

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Choosing the tone and feel of a traditional string used to mean having to compromise tone life. Not any longer. With ELIXIR Strings the entire string is protected. The coating – whether it be OPTIWEB, NANOWEB or POLYWEB – protects not only the outer string surface, but also the gaps between the windings. As a result, ELIXIR Strings retain their tone longer than any other brand's coated or uncoated string.*
*ELIXIR Strings player survey

Great Tone. Long Life