BlackSmith is a commercial brand of DHP, the biggest fretiwre manufacturer worldwide. DHP fretwire stands for quality and accuracy, being nickel or stainless steel.
They count on prestigious clients including industry leaders such as Gibson, Fender, Ibanez, Yamaha, Larrivee, Godin, Jackson, Charvel, ESP, Schecter, Samick, Cort, and many more!
After many successful years in the fret wire business, they decided to take the same precision manufacturing concepts to create a line of high quality, but affordable, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, and electric bass strings.
Made in South-Korea with USA Steel.
Nano-Carbon Shield AOT Coated Nickel Round Wound Electric Guitar Strings. (AOT-Anti Oxidation Technology).
ANW-1356, BlackSmith's heaviest gauge "jazz" coated set, preferred for its wound 3rd string, giving a dense tone and tight feel with extended life, thanks to our Nano-Carbon Shield AOT (Anti Oxidation Technology) coating. Can also be used for some drop tunings like Drop D & Drop C tuning.