Originally Posted by Irvin
If you never plan to string fan pattern rackets, use ATW patterns, or use the short side for the top cross or two I would go with one of the glide bar machines.
If not the fixed clamps 602 is your best bet.
Minor nit, you can string fan patterns on a Neos/Ektelon using universal flying clamps. I've done it a few times.
A Head Microgel Radical, a Neos 1k, and a Silent Partner Star. Life is good.