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Old 01-08-2013, 06:03 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by luvforty View Post
yeah thought about that... my observation is -

a synthetic like the OGSM, has ~ 8lbs of drop off... i.e. fresh string @56, slowly drops to about @48 and stay there till it breaks..

I have tried 55-59 initial tension... seems the 'ball sticking to the strings' dead feel comes roughly after 2-3 hours, regardless of tension.
Try a softer multifilament string in the winter:

http://tt.tennis-warehouse.com/showthread.php?t=352048
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