Originally Posted by corners
W (width) is the distance from the centerline of the racquet to the lead that you've added to the hoop. So on a midplus racquet, where you've added lead at 3&9, W might be about 5.5 inches. If your strips of lead are quite long, so that parts of the strip are closer to the center than others, you'll have to eyeball an "average" distance from the centerline to your strips.
I have placed a 6inch strip centered at 20.1 inch from the racquet butt ie centered exactly at 9 n 3 O'clock. At this pt, the width from 9 to 3 is 9.25 inch. In this case, is W 4.125 inch ?
VolKl C10Pro 2012, 98 sq in(16x19), static:357g, SW:338,8.1HL, Tour Bite 16G@60lbs