Originally Posted by mrmike
Thanks, that may be worth a try. I know it's a little pricey, but I am not a big string breaker and gut maintains playability for a long time. One of Chris's other suggestions was a thick gauge gut / synthetic gut hybrid. May consider that also. That would cut down the cost per stringing a bit.
Chris knows his stuff... both set-ups would make sense. You could get into the Tough Gut/Syn Gut (I would use Forten Sweet 16) for a decent price and and it would last much longer than any poly set-up and be wonderful on your arm. The tension would hold up also.