Originally Posted by mrj1813
thanks for the replies. maybe i'll bring a floating clamp with me to the local tennis center and see how it looks when held up to the racket. It seems like I'd have to move the strings so much to get the clamp on that one would lose a lot of tension when the clamp was removed, at least on the last crosses near the throat.
of course, maybe i need a fixed clamp stringer
fixed clamp stringers aside, you can always go up 10-15% on that last cross near the throat to make up for the lost tension with the knot and moving to clamp.