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    A big problem with a 50/50 pattern is you need to string 2 crosses toward the top then 2 toward the bottom and keep repeating until you...
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    Yes the string will bend but on the next pull I try to release the base of the clamp and straighten the string while tension is pulling...
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    Sounds like you were putting the peg on the cross and not the main or you have extremely small clothes pegs in the UK.
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    Irvin replied to the thread Stringing natural gut....
    @graycrait if your tips are unraveling you must be push weaving and not pull weaving. I try to pull weave when stringing gut in crosses...
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    Were you putting the clothes peg on the outside main?
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    Irvin replied to the thread Reasonable swingweight?.
    @wings56 measure your rackets using a cross string 3 strings off from where you measured them first and see what your SWs are. You may...
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    Irvin replied to the thread Stringing natural gut....
    I would not use a stop knot without tying it around the anchor string that would put all the pressure of the stop knot on the grommet...
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    Irvin replied to the thread Effect of balance point on SW.
    Why accept anything that will not be exact? As you surmised adding 10 g at the balance point will not change the balance and raise SW...
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    I don't use the boomerang tool. The 50/50 method on the crosses works just fine for me. Still, if someone has the files they can share...
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    @Gamma Tech - Thanks this makes sense. While I always did top down approach, bottom up approach isn't something i paid attention to. I...
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    I think I'll be close enough with my metric! Thanks for the info
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    Irvin replied to the thread Effect of balance point on SW.
    Now I see the problem the solution to get you SW to 354 given by the TWU tool is in inches not cm. All your other measurements were in...
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    Irvin replied to the thread Effect of balance point on SW.
    No the problem is you do not realize I did not give you the formula for the inertia of a physical pendulum. If you used some other...
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    Irvin replied to the thread Starting machine.
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    Irvin replied to the thread Effect of balance point on SW.
    @wings56 look at it this was SW = RW + md^2 you’re going to need to increase mass from 330 g to 340 g and your balance will remain at...
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