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11-06-2008, 01:48 PM
I've just come into this racquet with leather grip. And before I hit with it too much would like to know how it is on arm and any other characteristics. Appreciate any comment.
thanx- keene@roadrunner.com

11-06-2008, 03:08 PM
I've not hit with it, but off websites and such i have seen the specs. It is around 12 oz with a flex rating in the high 50s. It should be a fairly arm friendly racquet.

11-06-2008, 05:38 PM
Here's the spec:

Head Size:
93 sq. in. / 600 sq. cm.
Length: 27 inches / 69 cm
Strung Weight: 12.4oz / 352g
Balance: 8pts Head Light
Swingweight: 330
Stiffness: 60
Beam Width: 20 mm Straight Beam
Composition: 80% Graphite / 20% Kevlar
Power Level: Low
Swing Speed: Fast
Grip Type: Leather
String Pattern:
18 Mains / 20 Crosses
Mains skip: 8T,10T,8H,10H
Two Piece
No shared holes
String Tension: 55-68 pounds

11-06-2008, 09:20 PM
That sounds like a nice racquet. Hope it plays well for you!

11-07-2008, 01:00 AM
I demoed the 93" version of the Type C from TW a while back. It performed as you would expect from the specs above -- a very smooth and comfortable hit (that nice 80 graphite/20 kevlar composition). Excellent build quality.

For me, the main downer was the high swingweight. I couldn't get past that. Also, I would have liked it better with a 16x19 string pattern. Otherwise, I probably would have popped for one.

11-07-2008, 04:33 AM
Thanx for the input. Yes swingweight could wear one out, but I'll probably enjoy it for short periods. Didn't know it had that low a flex #. Thanx again guys.