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    jim e reacted to Steve Huff's post in the thread Expiration date for strings with Like Like.
    They'll still be good as long as you don't store them in direct sunlight or in a hot place (trunk of car). I've strung 50+ year old...
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    jim e replied to the thread Opening up the Baiardo.
    Did that machine get a lot of use to eventually cause motor to go bad?
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    jim e replied to the thread My New - Old Stringing Machine.
    That machine reminds me of my old Serrano machine. I still have that old beast as well. My machine I never got the upgrades to handle...
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    jim e replied to the thread Gamma 6004 Stock Issues.
    Go Buckeyes! I graduated twice from THE Ohio State University, and wife's family is in Columbus. Nice town.
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    jim e replied to the thread String Breaking Question.
    Not doubtful at all. It can happen with Nat. Gut. We discussed this same topic at the IART, ( formerly gss ) , as stringers there had...
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    I'd dump the poly and go 60# on the gut, and use a multi in the crosses if you're trying to save money. Otherwise, I'd use a full bed...
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    jim e replied to the thread String Breaking Question.
    A mis hit can occur 1st time out, or at any time . Not all mis hits will cause a broken string, but it does happen and gut more...
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    jim e replied to the thread String Breaking Question.
    You can do it if you cut out the strings. Or, you can ask the stringer to do it, but if you do it you will know it was done. Just try it...
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    jim e replied to the thread String Breaking Question.
    What can happen with ng is if you got a mishit , string may not snap when you have that shanked shot, but string is weakened, later you...
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    jim e replied to the thread T2000 and gut strings.
    Back years ago, the T 2000 was a common racquet to find stringer errors on, as many just thought that they knew how to string it, while...
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    jim e replied to the thread T2000 and gut strings.
    This video shows the stringer placing the string through the loops then tensioning. Tension should be applied to the string before...
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    Send a picture to tennis machines, possibly they may be able to obtain a part for you. Still, its worth a call to Eagnas to see if they...
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    jim e reacted to MAX PLY's post in the thread T2000 and gut strings with Like Like.
    Sage advice from both Jim e and Irvin. Back in the day, I strung dozens and dozens of T-2000s. But today, even with that experience, if...
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    jim e replied to the thread T2000 and gut strings.
    Back in late 60's early 70's I strung a great deal of those T 2000 racquets, as at that time it was a very popular racquet.With...
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    jim e reacted to Nostradamus's post in the thread Best natural gut currently with Like Like.
    This is truly beautiful
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