strings mains $ crosses !!!...HELP ME !!!

Discussion in 'Strings' started by sorkang724, Mar 12, 2004.

  1. sorkang724

    sorkang724 New User

    Feb 19, 2004
    i've heard so many stories of how to put mains and crosses. i'm currently using a poly and a natural gut blend ? where should i put the gut ?..main or cross ?...i thought the mains are for durability and cross is for playability ..isn't it ?...why are people putting gut in the mains ? how is it suppose to be done ?.. which one has more control or power ?...I desparatly need help !
  2. HeavyBall

    HeavyBall Rookie

    Feb 19, 2004
    When money is not an object, or you never break strings, go with gut mains and poly crosses. You will have most of the characteristics of gut with the added control of the poly.

    If you break strings often and money is a major concern, go with poly mains and a cheaper, soft synthetic (Prince syn gut orig. is popular).

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