Originally Posted by nxd241
just wondering actually do strings break easier on the open string pattern? i may pick up another one if thats the case
By definition, an open pattern racquet will eat strings faster than a closed (dense) pattern. To accelerate the string-eating, the EXO3 Tours have ports as opposed to traditional grommets so strings move more. It's the price we pay.
So if you have the 16x18 have your wallet ready.