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Austin357
08-29-2009, 07:35 PM
anyone used spiky shark? How it feel? how u string it? did you hybrid?

dhahntennis
08-29-2009, 08:19 PM
very stiff gives you a lot of spin, very control oriented



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Austin357
08-29-2009, 08:20 PM
should i hybrid it??

zerox277
08-29-2009, 08:23 PM
well, its a stiff poly and if u don't get arm problems using a full bed and if u like it like that then u don't need to. But i string really high in the 70's and im developing some soreness so i have to hybrid my ALU's very soon now.

Austin357
08-29-2009, 08:26 PM
70's wow lol thats alot and i belive ill try it with a hybrid mabe some gut

takano_tezuka
08-30-2009, 06:43 AM
The string in particular isn't very harsh. Similar softness to the Pro Line 2. But usually i will hybrid with Prince Syn Multi for the ball pockety feeling. Or Isospeed Control.

sidzej
08-30-2009, 11:22 AM
I did a few hybrids of Spiky Shark with multis, such as X-1 or Gamma Pro. When stringing, SS seems to be very stiff, but it does play a bit softer than one would expect. I normally had SS in the mains and multi in crosses, but I swapped the setup recently and started to use multis (or Gut) in the mains. Spiky Shark in crosses was a real pain to string :( It is a nice co-poly though...

Just to add, I string it really low...usually high 40s (never above 50).

zerox277
08-30-2009, 11:49 PM
String At 70