I have a reel of alu rough and some gut help

Discussion in 'Strings' started by Ducker, Jul 14, 2011.

  1. Ducker

    Ducker Rookie

    Jun 1, 2010
    So the other day i recieved my order of a mini reel of alu rough and i also got a half set of some cheap gut to try out the hybrid.

    Heres my delima, i fell in love with the alu rough/ nat gut hybrid (i strung at 51 alu/55 gut) but the nat gut was a pain in the ass for me to string not to mention expensive (i string my own racquets). After the day of hitting with this hybrid i put in a full bed of alu rough to try and i absolutly hate it ( i strung it at 51/51) its powerless, im having to put a little much effort into getting the ball deep, expecially on my onehand backhand side.

    So to sum up, nat/alu rough = heaven but guts too frail and expensive. Alu rough full bed is dead to me not enough power. I hit with alot of heavy topspin and when i was playing with gut i got that same top spin plus more pentration when i wanted to flatten it out.

    So what are my options? Im thinking of trying a multi in place of the nat gut. Ive tried alot of strings mostly polys in full beds i think my favorite is Volk Cyclone but recently i realy like the Lux savage.


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