Thread: Tension loss
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Old 09-01-2012, 09:49 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by Calor1 View Post
1. As long as it takes me to release the clamp from the previous string and attach it to the string being tensioned (not more than a few seconds).

2. I don't pre-stretch.

3. The clamps can be tightened or loosened and I always check when I pull the first main that the string doesn't slip through.
1. let the strings settle for 5-10 seconds under tension before you clamp.

2. you might be stretching the strings beyond the points of elasticity at 59lbs. on a poly. Consider lower tensions.
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