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easternforehand
04-08-2006, 10:43 PM
can anyone here describe the power level of the babolat pure control std (27", 98 sq in)? high for a player's racquet? low? relative to other players' racquets?

diredesire
04-08-2006, 11:06 PM
I would say it's high for a player's racquet, solid, decent feel and good maneuverability. Power level, though, is a little on the high side. I would imagine this is due to the woofer tech, but i don't really think the woofer does much except lessen the angle the string bends around the grommet... i GUESS this could lead to more string "movement," but i doubt this is the entire reason this racquet plays the way it does...

SFrazeur
04-08-2006, 11:08 PM
How is it compared to a wilson racquet?

diredesire
04-09-2006, 12:06 AM
How is it compared to a wilson racquet?

... which one?

Final_Match_Point
04-09-2006, 12:33 AM
Well due to my high dislike of wilsons, id have to say boo wilson, but ive heard babs racquets have a super high stiffness, and if your gonna add a higher tension string, might wanna take care of your elbow

ragnaROK
04-10-2006, 08:06 AM
it's also a little clumsy at net, not too manueverable.