Stringing Traditional

Traditional Thursday: Excess String Thing


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!

My Two-Tone Pita

The left is green, the right is blue, the MinLax leathers are thick, and this new Maverik Metrik is READY TO GO!


Greg Rose Revo3 – Single String

Greg Rose rode on through the LAS New York City HQ, and while he was here, he threw together a beautiful single string traditional pocket in this Revo3. It’s a head meant for defensemen, and this pocket compliments that design perfectly. What a shocker! Check out more from Greg on the ZenLax blog!


Someone got rewarded with an LAS box lacrosse jersey… lucky man!

Excess Lacrosse String Thing

When I have excess string from stringing sticks, I tie it onto a lanyard of excess string from the last year. I didn’t think it would get as long as it did as quickly as it did, but it just means I string a lot of sticks. It’s probably 8 or 9 feet long now. Grow the flow, huh.


We’ll be back next with a GREAT post from Billy Nguyen, where he answers a reader question, and gives a special type of pocket a try. It’s old school… sort of! You’ll have to check back next week for all the details!

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Connor Wilson

Connor is the Publisher of He lives in Brooklyn with his better half, continues to play and coach both box and field lacrosse in NYC as much as possible, and covers the great game that is lacrosse full-time. He spends his spare time stringing sticks and watching Futurama.

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