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Here you’ll find mesh and traditional stringing tutorials, advice from stringing experts, and many other opportunities to learn tricks of the trade.

Traditional Thursday: Excess String Thing

0 - Published October 31, 2013 by in Stringing, Traditional

Welcome to another fantastic #TraditionalThursday! This week we’ve got a couple newly strung heads for you to check out, and a fun thing you can start doing with all of your excess string. Let’s get right to it!

First #StringItForward Clinic: Harlem Lacrosse & Leadership

0 - Published October 30, 2013 by in Mesh, Stringing

The Lacrosse All Stars #StringItForward campaign is off to a fast start. At our first clinic, in conjunction with Harlem Lacrosse & Leadership (LAS non-profit partner), we taught 35 young lacrosse players in Harlem how to string sticks and/or how to improve their pre-existing stringing abilities!

Top String Tuesday: Iroquois Top String

0 - Published October 29, 2013 by in General, Stringing, Tutorials

This week I will walk you through my approach to stringing an Iroquois top string. Like the Huron top string, the Iroquois top string features what I call a “dropped top string”.

Forum Friday

Wooden Heads Strung With Traditional

0 - Published October 25, 2013 by in Traditional

Last week our Forum Friday was about what would to choose for a wooden shaft. This week, we’re continuing the wood theme, but moving on to lacrosse heads! It’s time to look at traditionally strung wood heads.

Traditional Thursday: Super Post

0 - Published October 24, 2013 by in Stringing, Traditional

Welcome to an epic #TraditionalThursday post! This one is chock full of info, photos, tips, questions, and more. Buckle up the old leather seatbelt, tighten your sidewalls, and get that spool of cross lace ready!

Huron Top String, Woozle Style!

Top String Tuesday: The Huron Top String

0 - Published October 22, 2013 by in Stringing, Tutorials

Learn how to string a Huron top string from Andrew Ratzke of Lacrosse All Stars. Huron top string tutorial.

Traditional Thursday: Mesh Inspiration

0 - Published October 17, 2013 by in Mesh, Stringing, Traditional

This week’s Traditional Thursday is inspired by reading the first couple chapters of  Greg Rose’ book and watching Connor Wilson’s tear drop top string tutorial. I’ve been stringing a ton of traditional pockets lately and haven’t really gotten the chance to string a mesh pocket. When I did decide to go back to mesh, I […]

Stringing Revolution delivers ultimate foundation for stringing lacrosse sticks

0 - Published October 15, 2013 by in Mesh, Stringing

Knowledge is power, and Greg Rose isn’t afraid to share his with you. Stringing Revolution delivers the ultimate foundation for stringing lacrosse sticks.

Forum Friday

Is Wax Mesh Worth It?

0 - Published October 11, 2013 by in Mesh

Another stringing question in the LAS Community Forum! This time, our poster wants to know your opinion on wax mesh. Is it worth it compared to hard mesh?

Traditional Thursday: Learn To String!

0 - Published October 10, 2013 by in Stringing, Traditional, Tutorials

Do you spend Thursdays looking through photos of traditional pockets that OTHER people have strung? Do you wish that you too could string a mean pocket using only leather and cross lace? Today is YOUR day to learn how to string traditional for yourself!

Forum Friday

Getting To Know the LAS Community

0 - Published October 4, 2013 by in Stringing

This week’s Forum Friday is awesome. So much of what we discuss as lacrosse players, especially in the LAS Community Forums, revolves around stringing. So why wouldn’t we want to get to know each other…through our stringing!

Video: Wooden Stick Expo

0 - Published October 2, 2013 by in Traditional, Videos

StylinStrings made the trek up to Syracuse, NY for the first ever Wooden Stick Expo. The SS guys put together a fantastic video showcasing some of the top notch stuff going down. Looks like it was one heck of an experience!

Talking Pockets: Denver Outlaws’ Will Mangan

0 - Published October 1, 2013 by in Major League Lacrosse, Mesh

We caught up with Will Mangan of the Denver Outlaws last week to talk about his current pocket set up, what kind of head and mesh he uses, and who strings his sticks. Will goes in-depth on it all!

Huron Top String, Woozle Style!

Top String Tuesday: The Dropped Top

0 - Published October 1, 2013 by in Mesh, Stringing

Here are some reasons why you would string a dropped top string types of pocket. You can take it or leave it, but its important to know how the pockets will impact your stick before you take the time to put one in.

Forum Friday

Dyeing Waxed Mesh

0 - Published September 27, 2013 by in Mesh

A question popped up this week about the possibility of dyeing waxed. I’m no dye expert, but maybe you can help our poster out!

Traditional Thursday: Talking Tension

0 - Published September 26, 2013 by in Stringing, Traditional

It’s Thursday, and that means it’s time to talk Traditional stringing. This week, I explain how important proper spacing, tension, and break-in processes can be when you’ve just strung up a traditional stick. Get that pocket looking, throwing, and catching PERFECTLY… it’s Traditional Thursday!

Triangle Top String

Top String Tuesday: Triangle Tutorial

0 - Published September 24, 2013 by in Mesh, Stringing, Tutorials

The Triangle Top String (TTS) is easily one of my favorite top stringing methods. It’s a slight spin-off of a typical 9-diamond top string, but I have found that it keeps the mesh tighter to the top of your lacrosse head, which really helps prevent the ball from hitting plastic.

StylinStrings Video: #StringItForward

0 - Published September 24, 2013 by in Stringing, Videos

We wanted to thank the guys over at StylinStrings for putting up this video supporting our #StringItForward Membership campaign. They presented a great testimonial that shows how important stringing, and giving back to the greater community, can be.