Originally Posted by mad dog1
tying a tight knot won't prevent tension drop. the key is to learn how to pull the slack out of and apply tension to the portion of untensioned string between the clamp and the knot by grabbing the tail and leaning forward then quickly pulling back.
Ok thanks for the insight. I will try to attempt this on the next job. I also need to up the tension as well. But 55 will definitely work for me in this stick! I just tested the stick I got for Xmas (ordered from tw) and the temsion was horrible...48! I'm kinda scared to hit with it.