Maintenance Day String Question

Maintenance Day String Question

Since it’s a cold, December Saturday– and raining (i.e. no motorcycling today) I decided to perform some overdue bass maintenance.

Question for those using cobalt flats:
Anyone notice unusual fret-wear when using cobalt flats?

As I understand it, cobalt ranks higher on the hardness scale than stainless steel. According to the string packaging, cobalt is used for the outer ribbon and underwraps. So my tendency of overthinking engages; theoretically, a string…

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