Originally Posted by Up&comer
How long was the gut in there before you restrung the crosses?
I shudder to think of what you mean by patching the mains with some leftover gut.
It just set there for over a year, only played lightly few hours.
Ha, ha, not the kind of patch that I think you imagine... Pulled out few mains around the break, retightened, tied off, then replaced the missing ones. Few knots more on the perimeter, that's all. However I don't expect it to last more then a set, max...