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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.

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!

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.

Talking Pockets: LIVE Hangout With Billy, Nick, and Ty

0 - Published September 19, 2013 by in Stringing

We’re Talking Pockets today with LAS’ own Billy Nguyen, ChillLax Customs’ Nick Coyne, and Albany attackman Ty Thompson. We’ll see what each of these guys is looking for out of their pockets, and how they string their sticks. Hopefully, you’ll find something useful, which will help you string a better lacrosse stick!

Chenango Top String

Top String Tuesday: Chenango Time

0 - Published September 17, 2013 by in Gear, Stringing Rules

If you are a gear-head like myself, you will have noticed the latest top string trend sweeping the nation: The Chenango Top String! As far as we can tell, this top string was first created by Syracuse player Matt Pratt in his attempt to deal with and alter the four inch shooting string rule.

Forum Friday

Creating Hold with NCAA Legal Stringing

0 - Published September 13, 2013 by in Stringing

When you transition from stringing high school legal pockets to NCAA legal pockets, it can take some time to figure out how to get it exactly how you want it. Luckily, the LAS Community is here to help.