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Old 11-14-2012, 08:53 PM   #751
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Originally Posted by paulfreda View Post
Here is a great slow motion video that shows how poly and co-poly generate so much spin.

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/...f-tennis/8339/

The strings slide on impact but then recoil as the ball leaves thus causing an increase in spin in addition to that generated by the low to high motion.
Authored by a frequent TTW poster in the Racquets and Strings forums too.
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