View Single Post
Old 02-05-2013, 06:26 PM   #639
matchmaker
Hall Of Fame
 
matchmaker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 4,042
Default

I have an IG Prestige mid coming in, after a PC600 I bought collapsed. I love the PC600, but the truth is that the frames that are still around are not the freshest anymore and the PC600 frames are infamously famous for warping.

So I really hope that the IG Prestige mid lives up to the hype. Seeing that it only has a 317 SW, I would like to put some lead on it. I had thought about a double layer of lead tape on each side, about 8" long from 8:30 to 10:30 and 3:30 to 1:30. That would be about 16 grams. The weight at the top would be offset by a leather grip plus overgrip and, if needed some lead tape to get the balance around 6 pts. headlight.

How does this sound to you guys? Okay or too much. Bear in mind I like heavy rackets. Most of my racquets are around 370 gr.
__________________
"Most of us believe in trying to make other people happy only if they can be happy in ways which we approve." Robert S. Lynd
matchmaker is offline   Reply With Quote