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Forum: Racquet Stringing 2017-05-14, 22:35
Replies: 2
Views: 722
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
The string bed will be illegal for tournament...

The string bed will be illegal for tournament play with missed weaves.
If you drop the last main on both sides, legal softer string bed.
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2017-05-14, 22:30
Replies: 2
Views: 660
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Since the strings are broken, tension testing...

Since the strings are broken, tension testing apps will not work. If it is a metal composite frame SG @ 45 - 50; graphite max 55 with nylon.
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2017-03-13, 02:08
Replies: 1
Views: 670
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
[QUOTE=Colin;97921]I've been asked to restring a...

[QUOTE=Colin;97921]I've been asked to restring a Weed EXT 135 racquet and was given stringing instructions (printed from manufacturers site) by the client which says that I should reduce the tension...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2017-01-04, 21:29
Replies: 4
Views: 1,180
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Before "wearguard" players I strung this for like...

Before "wearguard" players I strung this for like it best just before it popped.
I find it to be great mixed with a poly, either way.
May you allways hit em in the center of the string bed, just...
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2016-07-24, 13:38
Replies: 8
Views: 1,847
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
OP asked about the string pattern. Originally...

OP asked about the string pattern.
Originally Posted by OptimusBreim View Post
Does anyone know if the new Blade 98 (16x19) has the identical stringing pattern as the old Blade 98 BLX?


You...
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2016-07-23, 02:35
Replies: 8
Views: 1,847
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
The stringing pattern is the same.

The stringing pattern is the same.
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2016-07-19, 14:52
Replies: 7
Views: 2,612
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
As of my original comment date, I have seen no...

As of my original comment date, I have seen no contradiction about the Prince codes. Granted since the move to GA from NJ by the new owners, they may have changed.
Forum: Tennis Strings 2016-04-27, 19:34
Replies: 1
Views: 1,449
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Is it worth the extra $6 to use it instead of the...

Is it worth the extra $6 to use it instead of the 17ga multifilament I'm using now?
The mains are where feel and play-ability come from
Yes on both points. I would use 1.30 mm gut mains, since you...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2016-04-10, 23:47
Replies: 2
Views: 1,019
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Lux BB is one of the 1st gen Co-polys. It has...

Lux BB is one of the 1st gen Co-polys.
It has a blend of additives that changes the make up of the poly from some of the earlier generation like Super Smash Honey.
That said, I would stick with...
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2016-03-19, 00:27
Replies: 3
Views: 1,357
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
I also use this method for players who...

I also use this method for players who shank-a-lot high in the string bed.
Forum: Tennis Strings 2016-01-15, 01:53
Replies: 81
Views: 40,122
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Pro Spec With a Yonex, an even main cross...

Pro Spec
With a Yonex, an even main cross tension is effectively higher for the crosses as the Isometric head shape is shorter in with than the more oval frames. This is why Yonnex stressed a 3-5...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2016-01-15, 01:28
Replies: 1
Views: 687
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
It is close in softness, as the make up is...

It is close in softness, as the make up is without the reinforcement fibers of PSG/D.
Forum: Tennis Strings 2016-01-08, 16:45
Replies: 36
Views: 8,834
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
If I recall the rules, the string needs a certain...

If I recall the rules, the string needs a certain number of reviews to be considered.
Forum: Stringing Machines 2015-12-24, 19:00
Replies: 1
Views: 804
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
I use kevlar for the string in my calibrator....

I use kevlar for the string in my calibrator. Since it has little stretch, compared to other strings, I found it easier to check my tension.
Forum: Tennis Strings 2015-11-01, 03:09
Replies: 11
Views: 2,815
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
I failed to state that I have a pair of 105s...

I failed to state that I have a pair of 105s which I used for singles on clay this past season. My recommendation stands, thickest poly you can find. The open pattern frames give you spin at the cost...
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-09-17, 04:59
Replies: 9
Views: 3,429
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Well, this frame was not released in the USA,...

Well, this frame was not released in the USA, AFAIK. The web site listing you posted still is incorrect, as they clearly state that the 16 X 15 is the Spin Effect frame in the video link.
Seems as...
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-09-15, 04:47
Replies: 9
Views: 3,429
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Your frame is a SMU. [store make up]....and the...

Your frame is a SMU. [store make up]....and the product description from your link has errors. The claim it is a spin frame, but SPIN effect frames have fewer crosses than mains . The frame is a 16...
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-09-11, 04:09
Replies: 9
Views: 3,429
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
I checked the USRSA site STEAM BLX 100 is a 16 x...

I checked the USRSA site STEAM BLX 100 is a 16 x 20, skips are 7 h& 9 H 7T & 9T.
I have never seen a 105 Steam, that is not an S.
Sorry I couldn't be of more help.
Where did you get this fame ?...
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-08-30, 23:16
Replies: 2
Views: 1,428
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
99S

Open pattern frames volley differently due to their higher launch angle. They also are harder on the fewer strings so tension drop and shorter life are to be expected.
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-08-30, 23:10
Replies: 9
Views: 3,429
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
I USE A 1.35 MM POLY main/1.30mm Syn Gut cross ...

I USE A 1.35 MM POLY main/1.30mm Syn Gut cross
String Pattern:
16 Mains / 15 Crosses
Mains skip: 7T 9T 7H 9H

No Shared Holes
String Tension
57-67 pounds

Balance:
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-08-10, 23:18
Replies: 2
Views: 1,436
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
String bed will be slightly softer. Minor impact...

String bed will be slightly softer. Minor impact on playability in my experience.
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-08-10, 23:17
Replies: 5
Views: 1,112
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Also since the outside strings have no string...

Also since the outside strings have no string beside them they will feel looser .
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2015-07-15, 07:30
Replies: 2
Views: 1,351
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
What are the specs ? You should find the same...

What are the specs ? You should find the same frame with close specs were you live.
Forum: Tennis Strings 2015-07-15, 07:20
Replies: 11
Views: 2,815
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
Three weeks is reasonable for this type of frame....

Three weeks is reasonable for this type of frame. I would advise you to try one of the many co-polys that are 1.35mm or greater.
Polys for me play petty much the same fo me in this type of frame ,...
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2015-07-15, 07:12
Replies: 7
Views: 3,132
Posted By GLM_PHILLY
If the Frame's ports are rough, then tubing is...

If the Frame's ports are rough, then tubing is the only option, the inserts are for the sides. While thin, the bumpers have provided court protection when not worn down. This is based on playing and...
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