Archives for December 2013

Gosen String

Reently I added four (4) new strings from Gosen to the “String Characteristic” data.  In case you don’t know Gosen is a primary designer and producer of strings for tennis and other racquet sports. Gosen also produces “private label” string which is marketed under several different manufacturers branding.  In other words, these guys, and ladies, [see more]

Ashaway Introduces New PowerKill® Racquetball String Line with Power Filament Technology™

 — New PowerKill 17 and PowerKill Pro “morph” from recent PFT™ R&D advances in UltraKill® 16 — Line includes surface element of Zyex® filaments to increase durability and tension maintenance, and optimize power Ashaway, RI – That “one thing leads to another” has certainly been true in the Ashaway R&D lab of late as the [see more]

Teeth or no Teeth!

Nope, I am not talking about “teeth teeth” I am talking about stringing machine clamp teeth. But why? For many years I have used clamps without teeth for stringing all main strings. The reason(s) are clear to me in that the pressure required to keep the string from slipping is less, the clamp does not [see more]