Scaled to fit ¾ size bass with a playing length of 41 ¾ inches (1060mm), medium tension strings are optimized to the needs of a majority of players. This E string is nickel wound.

Helicore Hybrid bass strings are multi-stranded steel core strings that produce a moderately warm tone quality. The core design makes for strings that are very easy to play under the left hand. Damping is optimized to create a good balance between pizzicato sustain and bow response, allowing for good performance across many playing styles, from symphonic to jazz or bluegrass.