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Old 01-21-2013, 07:13 PM   #30
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Originally Posted by AlfaAce View Post
If I want to try this combo in a 99S (probably with 17G Wilson Nat Gut and 4G 1.25), what tension(s) would you recommend? I'll preface this question with: I play PD2012s with full nat gut 17G at 60-62#. Thank you in advance!
Originally Posted by drakulie View Post
I always recommend, when players are switching to a new frame or new string to try and keep some things the same. In this case, I would recommend you use the same tension you used with the PD, and then go from there. If you feel the strings break too quickly, lower your tension.

One more note, I do believe lower tensions really magnifies the spin potential. But everyone is different, so best to experiment.

happy hitting!
Originally Posted by AlfaAce View Post
So at that rate, 60# for both the gut and poly? I've mostly heard hybrid users saying you should string the poly 3-6# lower than the gut, no? I've never tried a hybrid string job. Sorry for the noob Q .
^^^Drakulie - Can I get your expert opinion on this please?

Also - What do you advise if I go with a 16G NG and a 15G Lux "4GS"? Same?

Thanks again!
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