View Single Post
Old 09-11-2012, 09:51 AM   #6
floide's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 164

Originally Posted by sstchur View Post
Adding mass to the racquet however, can indeed increase power. It's simply the physics of it. If you increase the mass of the racquet and swing at the same speed, you will indeed impart more speed to the ball. If you add weight and swing FASTER, you'll get even MORE power, and if you add weight but swing slower, you might not be gaining any power at all.
That's a good point. In other words, low tension gives you free power, while lead gives more power at effort. Wouldn't have thought of that.
Head YouTek IG Prestige Pro | Signum Pro Poly Plasma @ 39 lbs
floide is offline   Reply With Quote