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octman12
10-11-2008, 11:39 PM
What is the difference between these strings

looking to buy a reel of one of these trying to find an opinion
and how good are they?

i hear that they might be the best synthetic gut?

thanks

Irvin
10-12-2008, 05:41 AM
http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/GosenString.html

If you look at TW's description for OG Micro is says, "A great value for Gosen's traditional synthetic gut! Same quality as standard OG Sheep Micro 16."

I know the OG Micro is cheaper but not sure why or what the difference is.

Irvin

PROTENNIS63
10-12-2008, 05:44 AM
Some people have reported that the OG Micro plays significantly worse than the original Sheep. I have only tried Sheep so cannot comment.

theace21
10-12-2008, 07:07 AM
If you search you will find this topic comes up every couple of months. I have tried both and I can't tell the difference. I always by the generic reel, great string at a great price.

Some members say the reels are different, string breaks while stringing, etc. I have never experienced this probably and I have probably bought 8-10 reels.

tennisfreak15347
10-12-2008, 08:28 AM
even with a significant and vigorous prestretching, it loses too much tension after 30 minutes of hitting; it's horrible. I'm talking about the $29.99 Gosen OG micro reel. i called gosen themself and they told me that it was the same as the sheep version.