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Topspin101 10-29-2012 05:45 PM

Prince Customer Service
 
Excellent. Called inquiring about Boomerang Tools last week. Tools arrived today.

Don

zapvor 10-29-2012 09:43 PM

good to see them back!

mikeler 10-30-2012 05:57 AM

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Originally Posted by Topspin101 (Post 6982769)
Excellent. Called inquiring about Boomerang Tools last week. Tools arrived today.

Don

I just use the 50/50 method to start the crosses. Seems easier than using other tools.

Irvin 10-30-2012 08:08 AM

because of the design of some stringing machines although I really like the two piece 50/50 method I don't think it is easier. When using the 50/50 you should string two crosses toward the top then switch to two toward the bottom then two on top then two on the bottom until you are done. Never get ahead on the bottom and not more than two ahead on the top. That is what I have been told is the correct way by Prince.

mikeler 10-30-2012 08:52 AM

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Originally Posted by Irvin (Post 6983804)
because of the design of some stringing machines although I really like the two piece 50/50 method I don't think it is easier. When using the 50/50 you should string two crosses toward the top then switch to two toward the bottom then two on top then two on the bottom until you are done. ever get ahead on the bottom and not more than two ahead on the top. That is what I have been told is the correct way by Prince.


Good info, thanks.

Irvin 10-30-2012 08:59 AM

That should have said, Never (not ever) get ahead more than two on top ...

KoaUka 12-29-2012 09:03 PM

Yup, great customer service, but does anyone know which boomerang is for the exo rebel 98?

Andyroo10567 12-29-2012 09:19 PM

I tried calling 4 times this week and they never called back or answered my calls.

Lakers4Life 12-29-2012 10:59 PM

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Originally Posted by KoaUka (Post 7086094)
Yup, great customer service, but does anyone know which boomerang is for the exo rebel 98?

I strung a Rebel 95 and used the white boomerang for the O3 White.

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Originally Posted by Andyroo10567 (Post 7086106)
I tried calling 4 times this week and they never called back or answered my calls.

I think they are on Christmas break. Call in the mornings EST, after the New Year.

Andyroo10567 12-29-2012 11:34 PM

Dang! I have to wait a year!! :)

Irvin 12-30-2012 02:58 AM

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Originally Posted by KoaUka (Post 7086094)
Yup, great customer service, but does anyone know which boomerang is for the exo rebel 98?

There were four boomerangs at one time. A light grey and orange, and a darker grey and red. The darker grey and red had ears and Prince told me they were for the EXO3 rackets. Te other two were for the O3 models. I would suggest using any one that fits some people even shave them down to fit. Wear safety glasses they have a tendency to pop out at times.

KoaUka 12-30-2012 10:07 AM

Mahalo Irvin

Rabbit 12-30-2012 12:10 PM

I got my boomerangs in a like time frame. Great customer service.

KoaUka 12-31-2012 11:20 AM

ok, just played around with them a little..
both grey ones are too big, the rounded orange one fits and so does the red one with ears. Guess it'll be the red one for the rebel, but i'll try both and see which one is better.

Topspin101 01-01-2013 11:28 AM

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Originally Posted by Irvin (Post 7086349)
There were four boomerangs at one time. A light grey and orange, and a darker grey and red. The darker grey and red had ears and Prince told me they were for the EXO3 rackets. Te other two were for the O3 models. I would suggest using any one that fits some people even shave them down to fit. Wear safety glasses they have a tendency to pop out at times.

Good idea on the safety glasses. One just shot off my o3 Black and I am amazed it did not break my glass door. Really scared the hell out of me!

COPEY 01-01-2013 12:34 PM

That's one of the reasons I didn't care for the boomerang. It works when it's on, but you can't predict when it's going to fly off.

struggle 01-03-2013 08:49 AM

I kind of hold them in place, as even if they don't fly out they can shift around and the strings can come out of the slots.

tennisBIEST 01-03-2013 10:54 AM

Took Copey advise and went to the local hardware store and bought a couple of s hooks and they worked perfectly! I was apprehensive at first and fully expecting them to shoot out and nab one of me nuggs but surprise surprise it works perfect! I kept thinking why didn't Prince come up with this?!

ricki 01-03-2013 12:55 PM

can anyone help me get the boomerangs for Reibel/Ignite (i.e. small exo ports). I am from Czechia and unfortunately our official Prince dealership doesnt even want to hear about needs of customers!


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