Originally Posted by jimbo333
My oldest are probably my 2 Birmal racquets from the 1920's. Made in the UK of Aluminium (yes, it is spelt like that
), with metal strings and was one of the first racquets to have leather grips apparently!
Jimbo, those birmals are really nice old metals, probably the oldest manufactured metals, predating the daytons by a decade. I have a couple wood rackets from the late 1880s