I like to experiment with cheaper brands to find bargains ans I discovered these. Supposiedly from "Italy", The packaging was nice with each string getting its own bag. However the engrish on the front was a shadow of what was to come!
I put them on. So far so good but strangely they already felt cheap. Though my previous strings, "Foehn ebbs-440" were the same gauge I had some intonation and action issues. Not unexpected, so so far so good.
However. I used them with amplification and things went south. Typically I dislike brand new strings because of the zingyness but these were DEAD. There was hardly any volume, I though I had knocked the volume knob by mistake but nope. I couldn't get a good tone either. I even messed with my eq settings, something I never need to do typically for practice.
Nothing gave me a decent sound. It was so bad, I though something was wrong with my bass so I threw my previous set on and......
It sounded fine again. These strings suck, even for five bucks.....Stay away!
Caye Bass Strings
Chinese strings that can be had for around five dollars...