Originally Posted by 10SDad
Hang in there...it will get easier. I've been using a Klippermate for 9 years, and can tell you that after you do a few sticks you will be able to hit horizontal on the first try for most of the job. Just takes those first two or three mains to get the string length estimates right for the string type you are using. Keep your jaws cleaned every three or so stringings and you will be all set.
That's encouraging - and appreciated. I'm going to try again this week. The string job actually did work to my amazement!
4 PS 85 StV, 2 PS StV 110, PS Chicago 125 & 110, 3 Bab Aero Origs, 2 KPS88, Donnay X-Blue 99, 2 Snauwaert ATP and 7 Wilson Woodfordes, Hi-Ten Set