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Larrysümmers
04-25-2010, 09:12 PM
1 how can you quickly tell if you have to start the mains at the bottom or top?
2 what are the points on gamma string? It says frequent string user points er something like that. If you collect enough, can you get a discount or something?

Thanks

kiteboard
04-25-2010, 09:23 PM
Look at the throat and see if they start in the middle or not.

Larrysümmers
04-25-2010, 09:41 PM
so if they do, bottom, if they are separate, top? Is that right?

dancraig
04-26-2010, 12:35 AM
http://www.gammasports.com/collateral.cfm?collateral_type=11

Irvin
04-26-2010, 03:22 AM
1 how can you quickly tell if you have to start the mains at the bottom or top?...

Count the number of holes in the throat and divide by 2 is the result is an even number the mains start at the top. Be care on Prince O port rackets most of them start at the head.

Irvin

chizzle
04-26-2010, 07:36 AM
Count the number of holes in the throat and divide by 2 is the result is an even number the mains start at the top. Be care on Prince O port rackets most of them start at the head.

Irvin

Another way to say this is: count the number of "loops" in the throat. Mine there are 3, so I have to start the mains with 2 ends coming thru the throat and coming together out of the top.

Unless you have an old racquet, it should be fairly obvious if you're joining/bridging to holes that shouldn't be (joined).

You'll see when you get started, trust yourself.

David123
04-26-2010, 10:46 AM
count the # of holes in throat divide by two. if odd start at bottom if even top.