Originally Posted by drakulie
Just wanted to add a couple of notes here based on some questions you all are asking:
- I didn't find any problems with control, although it did take some "getting used to".
- I would estimate the swing weight ot be in the 320's.
- the racquets spin comes from the 16X15 string pattern.
Lastly, I spoke with one of the engineers and asked if they tested durability of string compared to 16X19 or 18X20 string patterns. I was informed durability was a bit less, although I would guess depending on the string and tension, this could potentially be a problem if you don't use poly.
I'm attending the Atlanta SET this Friday and was wondering how they were going to string the 99S. 4G is a very good choice and may explain how one can control such an open pattern.
Can you see the frame being strung with a multi or gut/poly hybrid or would one lose too much control? Seems like full poly is the only practical setup for this frame.
How was comfort? Will my arm be hurting after the test session or was it comfortable?