Ernie Ball Home › Forums › Community Forum › Ernie Ball This topic contains 17 replies, has 16 voices, and was last updated by Kristian Crosato 1 year, 7 months ago. Viewing 3 posts - 16 through 18 (of 18 total) ← 1 2 Author Posts January 5, 2018 at 2:26 am #1606 david ruiztagleParticipant Nic, It breaks on either end and on different guitars of the Fender Elite models. I’ve targeted the EBs to be a cause of this as it doesn’t happen with other string brands. It is what it is with EB. 0 likes January 5, 2018 at 3:05 am #1614 Kristian CrosatoParticipant I have tried a lot of different companies, but Ernie Ball are simply amazing. My first guitar, a cheap stratocopy that I don’t really use anymore, has had on the same skinny top heavy bottom set for 4 years by now and, despite the rust and the “dead” sound, once tuned it still stays in tune…after 4 years!! That means quality 0 likes January 5, 2018 at 3:09 am #1617 Kristian CrosatoParticipant David, have you tried to lubrificate all the point of contact between the strings and the bridge and also on the nut? A cheap and fast way to do it is to use graphite tempered by a pencil, it has great antifriction property, this is always a useful trick with all the kind of strings 0 likes Author Posts Viewing 3 posts - 16 through 18 (of 18 total) ← 1 2 You must be logged in to reply to this topic.