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oray777
09-26-2006, 08:11 PM
Can you please post some strings that are soft?

jasonbourne
09-26-2006, 08:42 PM
Alpha 2000 multifilament.

Kevo
09-26-2006, 09:39 PM
Babolat Powergy, Head Fibergel (multiple choices there), Wilson Sensation, Yonex 850, NXT.

dewey2110
09-26-2006, 10:25 PM
what type of string are you looking for? poly? syn gut? multi?
I think SPPP is one of the softest poly there is

oray777
09-27-2006, 12:31 AM
what type of string are you looking for? poly? syn gut? multi?
I think SPPP is one of the softest poly there is

What's SPPP? Sorry i don't know a whole lot about strings:mrgreen:

bagung
09-27-2006, 12:43 AM
have tried most of the soft string because of TE, find the klip venom the best

Ripper
09-27-2006, 06:17 AM
Yonex 880 Ti strung @ 55 or lower.

Cruzer
09-27-2006, 01:23 PM
I have found gut strings to be the softest. TF NRG2 is a pretty soft multifilament from my experience. I would never classify any polyester string, such as SPPP as a "soft" string based on the variety of polyester strings I have tried.

Valjean
09-27-2006, 02:07 PM
Prince's Premier with Softflex, Laserfibre's SuperNatural XRC Phenom, Babolat's Xcel Premium and its Fibertour.

Keifers
09-27-2006, 02:14 PM
Forten Sweet 16. (Great name, isn't it?)

JordanR
09-27-2006, 02:14 PM
I just demo'd a Prince with Wilson NXT string on it and it seemed pretty soft compared to the Head synthetic gut I usually play with.

But I'm pretty sure most strings will feel softer if you loosen them up, but that affects other things obviously.

jcstennis
09-27-2006, 05:25 PM
i've played with tecnifibre NRG @ 17g and Prince Prenmier Soft FLex @ 17g and the Prince is softer, has a coating on it... moves more than the Tecnifibre!
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DRtenniS1112
09-27-2006, 05:26 PM
Babolat Xcel Premium is super soft

dewey2110
09-27-2006, 05:37 PM
What's SPPP? Sorry i don't know a whole lot about strings:mrgreen:
Signum pro poly plasma

rfederer32291
09-27-2006, 05:42 PM
babolat attraction power 16 of 17 gauge is very soft.

TonyB
09-27-2006, 06:01 PM
Call me crazy, but I thought the Gosen OG Sheep Micro Super felt pretty soft. A heck of a lot softer than every other syn gut I've tried.

staffpro
09-27-2006, 06:28 PM
GOSEN POLYLON COMFORT 17 OWNZZZZZZZZZ, NO MORE ELBOW PROBLEMS FOR ME, COMING FROM PRO HURRICANE, GOSEN FEELS AND PLAYS BTR, i string the gosen at 61lbs on a babolat pd cortex standard

hummer23
09-27-2006, 06:30 PM
technifibre ematrix, if you dont typcially break string.

Court_Jester
09-27-2006, 06:54 PM
Try Head Fibergel Power. It's a really soft string, bordering to almost being mushy. Yonex Super Tour 850 is another soft one and it's definitely crisper than the Fibergel and retains tension very well, too. The Tecnifibre E-Matrix is also pretty good but not as good as the 850.

oray777
09-27-2006, 06:54 PM
Great. Thanks for the response. I guess i'll have to choose one and see whichs feels the best.

steve s
09-27-2006, 07:10 PM
e matrix forten sweet

vinnier6
09-27-2006, 08:09 PM
i wouldnt call gut the softest, its more crisp then some multis that are out there like nxt...

Keifers
09-27-2006, 10:48 PM
GOSEN POLYLON COMFORT 17 OWNZZZZZZZZZ, NO MORE ELBOW PROBLEMS FOR ME, COMING FROM PRO HURRICANE, GOSEN FEELS AND PLAYS BTR, i string the gosen at 61lbs on a babolat pd cortex standard
staffpro,
Did you string your Polylon at the same tension you would use for a synthetic gut, or did you drop it by 5 or 10%?

Thanks in advance.

ch4ng
09-28-2006, 05:24 AM
iso-speed control or professional, finally TW got it back in stock :mrgreen: , very soft string

oscar_2424
09-28-2006, 06:06 AM
wilson nxt, tecnifibre nrg

TripleB
09-28-2006, 06:15 AM
Yonex Tour Super 850 Feel 16L.....good softness, doesn't move, great feel, above average durability.

TripleB

oray777
09-28-2006, 04:34 PM
Are most of the natural gut string soft?

Keifers
09-28-2006, 04:44 PM
I wouldn't say that any of the nat guts are really soft. As others have mentioned, there is a certain crispness to them. Their main characteristics compared with synthetics are that (1) the ball goes deeper into the stringbed (the pocketing effect) and (2) the gut rebounds to its normal shape in a more lively fashion -- in other words, great elasticity and resiliency.

At one end of the nat gut scale, I've actually found Kip Legend to feel crisp to the point of stiff when new, so not for those looking for a soft string.

vinnier6
09-28-2006, 04:50 PM
Are most of the natural gut string soft?
no, gut ususally plays pretty firm and crisp, but very nice...multis are usually very mushy and soft...