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02-29-2004, 06:18 PM
I use Prince Top Spin 15L with duraflex in a Head Intelligence X5 OS. I was wondering if anybody has used the new Babolat Razor Spin and what they think about it compared to the Prince Top Spin 15L or any other spin strings?
02-29-2004, 08:00 PM
This is a pervasive topic...
I have my reservations as to the amount of spin a "spin" string really adds. I don't know that the extra cost is worth it.
I would try some Prince syngut/w duraflex in 17 gauge and go up a couple of pounds from your 15L.
Racquet head speed and angle of attack are the most important factors when trying to induce spin.
03-25-2004, 08:12 PM
In my spin racquet, I use TNT 18 in the mains (to bite the ball) and TNT Ruff in the crosses (to rub the ball). It's a great combination that uses both schools of thought. It lacks a lot of power, though ! ! !
03-26-2004, 01:52 PM
You might want to try gosen polyon flex 16. It is very durable and grips the ball well, especially for a polyester string. It is good in a hybrid as well.
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