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Old 09-11-2012, 10:49 AM   #38
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Now I'm remembering I have tried similar experiments in the past. The result is an extremely spin friendly setup (extreme loopy groundstrokes, great arcing topspin serves), and a flexy feel to the impact. The racquet needed a lot of wrist added before contact on each stroke because the racquet head lagged behind so much (a polarized, disconnected feel between the tip and the handle), like a barbell. It was difficult to hit accurate flat shots, volleys were very grabby and hard to pull off, and I had to prepare earlier for overheads.
Head TGK 238.1 16x19 a little shortened, 384g, 31.88 cm balance, 366sw
Babolat Tonic Gut 16g / ZX Monogut Natural 16g 61/49 lbs.

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