Originally Posted by scotus
If your stringing machine has a semi-decent mounting system, you can go 10 lbs lower on the poly than on gut and not see deformation. Polys are just that much stiffer.
I should add that I am talking about VS mains and poly crosses, not the other way around.
Something just occured to me. If you have a large differential between main/cross, would it help to leave your racquet mounted overnight to allow the tensions to drop and equalize? (I'm probably not the first to think of this.)