EPG stainless E

Edited: July 15, 2019, 10:35 PM · Is it a stainless stainless alloy, or just a "stainless" stainless alloy? It's actually cheaper than the Lisa E where I live. And if it is, that would mean I'd have a whole two E strings to choose from, rather than just one brand.

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July 16, 2019, 8:30 PM · The first sentence of your post doesn't compute for me.
July 16, 2019, 8:39 PM · Cotton, I can't answer your question, but you've been making me curious about the Lisa E...
July 16, 2019, 9:00 PM · I meant if it lasts forever or just slightly longer than usual.
Edited: July 16, 2019, 9:03 PM · It's not much, you could always try it. It could possibly be coated stainless steel, but I don't know how strings work. Or are all strings coated? Solid stainless steel doesn't seem like it would play well, and gold and platinum strings are all plated.
July 16, 2019, 10:46 PM · I find that it doesn't corrode/tarnish easily, but it also doesn't last especially long -- just like the rest of the EPG set.

If you want a long-lasting tarnish-resistant E, try the PI Platinum E. I find the Warchal Amber E is long-lasting for me, too, and I used to kill E strings every 2 weeks.

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