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W1L50N=B3A5T
09-08-2009, 04:35 PM
Ive read of several KPS88 users "shaving/trimming" their bumperguard to drastically reduce swing weight.

I am wondering if someone could describe or use pictures to show what items to use and how to trim the bumperguard.

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Those who've trimmed their bumperguard please describe your experience and whether or not you would recommend this. Thanks...

javierjavier
09-08-2009, 05:50 PM
it's pretty easy to do before they've been put on the racket. you can use scissors or a sharp utility knife. i took a pen and drew a line on the grommets then simply cut them with scissors. the utility knife would probably be cleaner, so it depends on how much of a perfectionist you are.

it doesn't seem like much but it will make a noticeable difference in the swing weight and maneuverability of your kps88.

i trimmed the bumpers on my old volkl dnx10 mids to get more swing speed on my serve, and it worked perfectly for me.