Originally Posted by UCSF2012
Wrong approach. You don't change strings or rackets for this problem. You adjust your swing. Flat shots are about restraint, because too much swing sails them long. Learn to hold yourself back some on flat shots. Done. Problem solved.
This way, you have access to spin and power when you need it.
I did adjust by using more topspin but I want to hit a hard flat shot sometimes. The PS85 allowed me to do that on a more constant level but with the K6.1 such shots can be a risk. Now I'm looking for a solution. Only if there is none, I will have to deal with the situation...