Uses three concepts: Framed Staple, Alien, and Interlocking Alien. When using more than 5 ply ribbon cores, clapton 2 gauges higher than frames gauge. 28g frames with 6 plies of ribbon means initial clapton would be on 26g. Clapton 2 pieces of 38g around 26g, de-core, and stretch. Set up framed staple with ribbon cores and round wire frames. clapton stretched aliens at the same time onto cores.