1. S

    The weight of the weight in a drop weight Gamma

    Hi All, I was just given a Gamma X-2 drop weight stringer - except that it doesn't have the drop weight on it - can anyone with one of these machine tell me how much the weight weighs? Background: I was given this machine by my colleague who had it hadn't used it in the two years since he...
  2. N

    Dropweight with fixed clamps

    My law firm recently cleared me to start working remotely! Which means I'd need a machine portable enough to carry around as I start my new life as a digital nomad. I don't really care about the condition as long as it works and is a dropweight with fixed clamps. Please no cranks because I...
  3. Yoneyama

    Pro's Pro vs. Alpha

    Hi guys, So I am wanting to get a stringing machine. Not just to save money in the long run, but it is also something I have wanted to be able to do for quite some time. After doing quite a lot of research, the idea of a manual machine + a Wise 2086 tension head sounds like a good setup. I...
  4. tyu1314

    FS DropWeight Stringing Machine and starting clamps

    Item Description (Brand/Model/Year): ATS SPORTS (older version of gamma x2) Quantity: 1 Condition (x out of 10): 7/10 Specific Time Used: 6 years old *General Description (including any cosmetic blemishes): In good working condition.Comes with the two original flying clamps Price: $80shipped ...
  5. buckeye_man18

    My little tip for dropweight machines: line level

    I have a Gamma X-6FC dropweight stringer. I'm particular, so I was frustrated with "eyeballing" the dropweight bar to determine if it was level and thus at the desired tension. My solution was to buy a cheap line level and zip-tie it to the dropweight bar. It may seem unnecessary to some, but I...
  6. buckeye_man18

    Cover for Gamma dropweight stringer?

    A few questions: Has anyone found a cover which fights a dropweight stringer properly, either Gamma or other brand? Which if any of the Gamma covers fit the Gamma X-6FC? I've been told it's the MPMC, but I couldn't figure out how to get it to actually "cover" the stringer given the tension bar...