Originally Posted by j1mw3b
...A friend has a Gamma dropweight tabletop and says I can just leave it clamped with the flying clamps for hours or even days. I hope so...
Another thing I notice is that the clamp part of the drop-arm tends to kink slightly because it has a sharp turn...
You can leave it clamped for years but I wouldn't. And before you tell me your friend has done it hundreds of times and never had a problem - I don't care it is just bad practice.
Not sure what you mean in the second paragraph.
When you're dead you don't know you're dead. It's the same way when you're stupid.
Balance - 31.0 cm, Weight - 358 g, SW - 346 Kgcm^2