Originally Posted by Steve Huff
I think the ki 5 is just as easy on the arm as the 5g. The older 5g is dead in the top part of the hoop. The ki 5 seems to be a little stiffer in that area, but that was where it needed it.
Thank you. That helps explain why people are split between whether the Ki 5/5x was an improvement over the 5G/7G. I do hit the upper part of the stringbed a lot, and I like the response of the Ki 5x.