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2slik
06-09-2011, 06:14 AM
Head? Yonex?

Bhagi Katbamna
06-09-2011, 06:57 AM
Any of the Radicals. They are light enough for beginners to play with but are good enough for advanced play as well.

Buckethead
06-09-2011, 10:54 AM
Head? Yonex?

Yonex of course, just great stability for light rackets not seen on HEAD cheap low end rackets. Only good rackets by HEAD is pro stock ones, which is not sold anywhere.

Check ezone 107, ezone rally, ezone TEAMs ,SFIT 3 and 5, VconX 18.

Hapless
06-09-2011, 11:51 AM
If you're a beginner, you're best off buying something on close-out, because for the first 6-12 months it won't matter what you play with. You also need something with some power to it, because it will be a while before you can generate your own pace. I liked using something mildly oversized when I was just starting, but avoid the game improvement frames that are more geared towards seniors.

Looking at what's on sale at TW, either of the Radical OS models are terrific all-around rackets. Prince O3 Red or Blue are great beginner's sticks with some room for you to grow into, and the O3 White is a little heavier but feels good as well to swing. Dunlop 600 or Babolat Drive Z 105 are other good options.

TheBoom
06-09-2011, 05:02 PM
This
http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/Wilson_BLX_Cierzo_Two/descpageRCWILSON-WCTBLX.html

Timbo's hopeless slice
06-09-2011, 06:08 PM
This
http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/Wilson_BLX_Cierzo_Two/descpageRCWILSON-WCTBLX.html

pffft. That's a toy... THIS is what you need!

http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/Gamma_Big_Bubba_29/descpageRCGAMMA-GBB29.html

Xizel
06-09-2011, 06:32 PM
pffft. That's a toy... THIS is what you need!

http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/Gamma_Big_Bubba_29/descpageRCGAMMA-GBB29.html

What is this, I don't even... 29 inch handle!!

Start with something light and strong that's not overly stiff and uncomfortable... and expensive. $40 is a good price for a racquet you'll retire in a few months.

Timbo's hopeless slice
06-09-2011, 06:54 PM
I dunno, there is a part of me that would quite like a Big Bubba in my bag (assuming I could even get it in there) just for shock value!

TheBoom
06-09-2011, 06:56 PM
I was messin but that'd be quite a racket......

Timbo's hopeless slice
06-09-2011, 07:04 PM
I was messin but that'd be quite a racket......

well, same, obviously.

I've never even seen one!

TheBoom
06-09-2011, 07:07 PM
well, same, obviously.

I've never even seen one!

Me either but i wanna! On the kids racket review kahnna (sp?) had one and it was over half her size haha

Mick
06-09-2011, 07:28 PM
imo, it probably doesn't matter what racquet you would use in the beginning.

mctennis
06-09-2011, 07:42 PM
Volkl V1 Classic. This racquet grows with your abilities as you get better. You don't have to keep buying different racquets as the beginner gets better.

Тинана
06-09-2011, 07:51 PM
OP, any racket with a large sweetspot will suit you the best.

Yenster
06-09-2011, 07:53 PM
Prince O3 Hybrid Hornet MP or OS

magnut
06-09-2011, 09:00 PM
Honestly....a wood racquet. They work well for training better players as well.

GorillaPeanuts
06-09-2011, 09:11 PM
Anything under 320Grams strung, not strung with a poly.

vndesu
06-09-2011, 09:39 PM
any babolat. x__x

Donny0627
06-10-2011, 05:33 AM
This
http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/Wilson_BLX_Cierzo_Two/descpageRCWILSON-WCTBLX.html

DLETE POST

Sintherius
06-10-2011, 03:23 PM
http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/Head_YOUTEK_Prestige_Mid/descpageRCHEAD-HYTPM.html

Beginners paradise. ^_^