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Old 08-28-2008, 12:13 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by retrowagen View Post
This practice seems much more widespread nowadays than it did 20 years ago, though.
But even almost 40 years ago, Rod Laver painted his wood Dunlop Maxply Fort racquets to look like aluminum Chemold racquets (who was sponsoring him at the time). Yes, he painted wood racquets to try and make them look like they were aluminum! Not easy to do.
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