Originally Posted by anubis
I have one pack left, I'm considering trying it out as a cross next, but I also have a couple other packs of stuff (I buy way too many strings!). I have Babolat Addiction, Prince Premiere Attack and Babolat Xcel Comfort. They are all smooth, and almost as soft as Hexy Fiber. I'm thinking that any of them would do better as a cross. I may just save my last pack of Hexy Fiber for my backup racquet.
I think that part of the reason a shaped string makes a good cross for a poly main is that there is less contact area and friction between the main and the cross. Please let us know how your cross string trials go.
Dunlop MuscleWeave 200G 95 (350g, 8.5 HL), TS Cyberflash 1.25/PP HexMulti 16 @48/53, Alpha Pioneer DC+ dropweight