View Full Version : Yonex V-con 17 or V-con 20

06-30-2004, 12:33 AM
I am using the ultimum 2000 at the moment with some lead added. But as this racquet is not available anymore I am looking for some others.

I'm interested in some of your thoughts about the v-con 17 and 20, both the OS version.


06-30-2004, 03:59 AM
Don't know what your current racket is, but the V-Con's are very light rackets, but pretty good. They lack control, and weight though.

What is the 2000 like?

06-30-2004, 05:02 AM
The ultimum rq ti 2000 is also a very light weight racquet even lighter than the v-cons. 8.7 oz.. that's because i put lead inside the handle, 110 sq. inch head. It's not really heavy, it's about 300 grams now, but I like it very much now..

But now this one isn't available anymore I would like some options of other ones. I did demo the v-con 17 midplus. But that was just not really my thing. I'm used to the bigger heads I guess..

So your thoughts are very appreciated

07-01-2004, 01:31 AM
Well I've used the V-con 15 (100") and the V-con 17 (100"), and think appart from them being light they are very good rackets... I almost got the 15, but opted for a RDX 500 MP.

Not sure about the 107" heads, but I'd expect plenty of power with the V-con 17 107".

The racket itself is well made, just too powerful for me, and not enough control.

That would be the one to go for if your use to a larger head.

Cannot comment on the V-con 20's, sorry.

Jack Romeo
07-01-2004, 08:58 PM
The VCon 17 OS is kinda powerful but also spin friendly. The VCon 20 is more powerful than the 17. But Yonex already has an update of the 20 - the VCon 30. Maybe you should try that one out.