Hey Jolly! Fantastic post, as usual. However I do disagree with your recommendation for Head Rip Control as a reasonably durable alternative to poly. I shred that stuff in no time flat.
Babolat Aero Pro Drive strung with Babolat RPM Blast 18g @ 48#. Custom AK 90 pallets via 1stServiceTennis.com. And...denounce, seriously, denounce.