Originally Posted by 2ndServe
I trying Forten Sweet 16 Gold as crosses. Anyone stringing it 65+ lbs. It's supposed to be a very soft string but I find it very stiff. And for the first time in a long time my arm hurts a little.
There is a reason why it feels stiff as a cross: it is quite sticky on surface, preventing mains from sliding much. That's probably because of material softness. Try Gosen OGSM as a cross, it is slickier because of smoother/harder surface. Or use Forten Sweet as mains, as discussed here