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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark A View Post
    I've already had mine all the way apart twice to clean everything and see what moves where
    Have you polished the sliding surfaces of the clamp bases? If so, can I ask what you used?
    Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by icewater888 View Post
    Have you polished the sliding surfaces of the clamp bases? If so, can I ask what you used?
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    You can use wet-dry sandpaper with WD40 for lubricant.

    Start with 400, and go as far as you want.

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    Thanks for that. I want to polish the bottom of the clamp bases and also the rails to make them as smooth as possible for the ultimate glide.

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    Quote Originally Posted by icewater888 View Post
    Thanks for that. I want to polish the bottom of the clamp bases and also the rails to make them as smooth as possible for the ultimate glide.
    The clamping action happens inside the bases and on the bottom of the rails, so you can pretty much go nuts on the mating surfaces with regard to smoothness. A light coat of Vaseline or, better, Nivea makes them run like they're on an air-hockey table.

    (The bottoms of my clamps aren't very smooth at all, actually; I'd probably need to start with 180 to cut everything level before lapping.)

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    Great tips... Think I may lube mine up....

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    My custom side supports, Pro'S pro Pilot with Wise tension head.
    Picture by Jaecheon from Korea.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Michal View Post
    My custom side supports, Pro'S pro Pilot with Wise tension head.
    Picture by Jaecheon from Korea.
    I am wondering where to get that pair of tasty swivel base on Jaecheon's machine

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark A View Post
    180 AUD. Then add 90 AUD for shipping and £27 for customs.

    If I'd gone round the corner for them, they'd have been about £100.
    Where did you get these swivel bases from?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ToiYeuCauLong View Post
    Where did you get these swivel bases from?
    Tennis Planet of Australia.

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    I'm getting annoyed with my pros pro challenger string gripped shredding string - the spring inside nips it so I've started using paper to protect it (which gets shredded). this causes the gripper to stick and is a pain. Is there an improved/modded gripper I can fit? Maybe I just need to lube my balls? the bearings in the slide mechanism that is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DuckFeet View Post
    I'm getting annoyed with my pros pro challenger string gripped shredding string - the spring inside nips it so I've started using paper to protect it (which gets shredded). this causes the gripper to stick and is a pain. Is there an improved/modded gripper I can fit? Maybe I just need to lube my balls? the bearings in the slide mechanism that is.
    Don't lube the gripper bearings - whatever you try, they will stick. Believe me.

    If you find you have to do something, take everything apart and clean the ball bearings and raceways with acetone (you can soak the balls in an old yoghurt pot for ten minutes), then rub a tiny bit of Nivea Creme into the raceways - this makes my WISE gripper plates fly like billy-o.

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    Can you give Tennis planet australia's website address?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jshrmohanty View Post
    Can you give Tennis planet australia's website address?
    http://www.tenniswarehouse.com.au/sp...c94ea7639.html

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