Originally Posted by Don't Let It Bounce
I've never hit with one, but I'm sure I'm guilty of failing to appreciate it. It came at the beginning of the widebody days, IIRC, and I think I figured at the time if I'm gonna go wide, might as well go all the way and get a Thunderstick. I also assumed it was intended to replace the Spectrum Comp, a racquet I really liked, so there was probably some sort of weird semi-conscious rejection of it going on there.
That's exactly what I was thinking at the time, sheesh, was it 20yrs ago, standing in the tennis shop...thinking heck, if I was gonna go wide, I may as well go for a Thunderstick or Profile.