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Xizel 11-10-2012 05:23 PM

Budget multi reel
 
Looking for all around playability in a heavy frame (YT Speed 16x19 at 12.6 oz).

fortun8son 11-10-2012 10:18 PM

The mini reels of Sensation are a good deal at TW right now. $15.95 for three sets when you buy three reels.
You could also look at Pro's Pro Gutex Ultra and Golden Set Velvet.

COPEY 11-11-2012 02:59 AM

What range in terms of $ would qualify as 'budget'? While what fortun8son says is true, I'd recommend trying sets of Isospeed Energetic, Pro Supex Maxim Touch, & Genesis Thunder Blast.

The Sensation deal will give you $6+ sets, while the Maxim Touch & Thunder Blast will yield 17 sets at $5+. As for Isopeed Energetic, 17 sets for $6+. As a bonus, depending on your racquet head size, you could save a little more change by getting 18, possibly 19 sets from a reel.

Edit: I'd also consider sets of Tourna's Irradiated and Quasi Gut. Both fall into the $90 - $120 range, so your top end would be $7/set.

Xizel 11-11-2012 11:20 AM

Budget would be under 100 and preferably a bill of $10 or so lower. Thanks for the suggestions.

fortun8son 11-12-2012 12:25 PM

Dunlop Hexyfibre also falls into this category.
I agree with COPEY yhat you should try sets before pulling the trigger on a reel.
A couple of other 'budget' multis that may be more difficult to find in reels are Head Fibergel Power and Alphagut 2000.

kopfan 11-12-2012 02:18 PM

Tried quasi gut, too soft for full bed. Good for hybrid but life is short as it will fray and break in a short time.

SwankPeRFection 11-12-2012 08:25 PM

I have found that Alpha Hard Court Syn Gut was a better fit for me than Sensation or NXT was from Wilson. It's also more durable and performs better than Stamina. It's also the cheapest of all these strings. Give it a try.

sansaephanh 11-13-2012 11:38 PM

Hexy fibre pops fast, but its a nice string. Nice bite.

Rip control price dropped, but its def not a string for everyone.

brownbearfalling 11-14-2012 12:24 AM

Tourna Quasi gut or Pro supex max touch. Both are pretty similar. Imo they have the best value.


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