Yeah you'd think there would be more replies in the 5 years since that was posted
Bright, coated stainless steel? Elixir or DR Dragon Skins. Elixirs are brighter, Dragon Skins more full sounding. Elixirs are slick as snot on a doorknob, Skins are a bit slicker than non coated steels but not as smooth as nickels. Elixirs are higher tension.