Thread: Mikeler's Polys
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Old 11-18-2011, 06:50 AM   #721
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Originally Posted by JT_2eighty View Post
Yes, despite it's brittle feel out of the package, and the way it seems to unravel when it's woven, it is surprisingly durable. I've never used it with poly mains so I'll be curious how much time you get from it before it breaks. I have noticed that once it is tensioned, it becomes nice and soft, just like gut should be.

It is fraying all over but I don't notice any particular weak spots. Seems pretty thick for a 16g string which I'm sure helps. Toying with the idea of trying it in the mains with B5E crosses next time. If I do that, do you think I should bump up the tension to 58/54 for Uni/B5E?
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