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Old 12-07-2012, 01:49 PM   #53
jason586
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I read most the TT posts on Iontec strings and read that you thought Iontec Hexa 1.25 was too soft even after you went up to 52 lbs.
*Did you use it in a full bed or hybrid? (I'm planning on trying it with a full bed)
*Did you ever try higher than 52 lbs?
*Did you try raising the tension on the crosses to firm up the Hexa 1.25 stringbed ?
*The most recent poly used is Genesis Black Magic - How would you compare BM to Hexa 1.25 and which feels softer/less crisp?
*I read that you felt you lost some feel as well with the Iontec Hexa - I have been playing with a leather grip (no overgrip), so maybe that will help with some of the the lack of feel?
*My Vantage 95" is an open pattern 16x19, but it is the firmer 70 flex. So the 1.25 Hexa may play well in it since it is a firm racquet? (I also like a boardy feel in a racquet. My favorite feel to date was my i.prestige MP 18x20 with full poly, but the weight was too much over time as mine was nearly 13oz with dampener, leather, and overgrip.)

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RACQUETS: Vantage 95 (Strung: 11.5 oz, 4HL, 67ra, 16x19, 27")
CURRENT STRING: Genesis BM 16 @ 56lbs Mains / OGSM (white) 17 @ 58lbs Crosses

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