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Old 02-28-2013, 09:50 AM   #49
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Originally Posted by Tamiya View Post
ok fellow 200G fanatics... any idea what causes these frames to warp??

just noticed my black-grip example to have taken a kink at top of hoop.
No frame cracks found, strings measured as evenly tensioned all round ok.

My green-grip Grafil (bought & owned new) has survived school
& left in hot cars etc yet still stays straight at the beam.

Worth clamping in a vice & torsioning it back?
The early 200G's had a different material mix and many felt victim to warping.
Any stringing job over 65 lbs would do the trick eventually.
Don't try to torsion it back, it will probably just break at this stage.
2x MAX 200G PRO, Nat.Gut/Ferry Force Super Touch at 58 lbs.
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