Originally Posted by El Zed
What I am saying, however, is the apparent tendency of some to rate subjective "feel" over actual, objective performance.
But for me, "feel" = "performance". I judge a racquet by its "feel", first and foremost regardless of the results I get with it. If it doesn't "feel" good to me, I won't use it even if I win every match 6-0, 6-0.