Originally Posted by Kalin
Good points here but one remark- racquet weights seem to have actually normalized recently. It looks like the average racquet these days is around 10-11.5 oz.
There was a time a few years ago when manufacturers were 'discovering' light frames and some sticks were clocking in at 7-something ounces! 7!!
So not all is bad with new frames...
Maybe nobody except old people and beginners were buying Ti rackets...