Thread: Weird stringer
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Old 02-22-2013, 07:19 AM   #54
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Originally Posted by fortun8son View Post
The 3 tools that I use of the 5pc set, are the bent nose, the diagonal cutters(only for snipping string ties and knot tails. they mash the tip) and especially the flush cut end nippers.
I use those for cutting out the stringbed (cross and main simultaneously, one intersection at a time) and making the sharp point plastic awl on the string tip.
They just do not get dull and make a great cut.
Safer, too.
My Xurons are notched but these keep going.
My only complaint is sometimes the little springs break.

This is what we get at SA when we order a stringing kit from Tennis Machines (plus a sharp and a blunt awl)
wait. you work at SA???
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