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Old 03-23-2013, 09:54 AM   #8
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Originally Posted by tbuggle View Post
what's the deal with the dampener on the Vollmer?

Is the string (center mains) threaded through an O-dampener?
Yes! That's the way I bought it. The dampener looks like one of the Sampras "O ring" style dampeners that the stringer put the two center mains through. I have no idea if other Vollmer racket stringers installed the dampener the same way; this is the only Vollmer I own and they don't come up for sale very often.
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