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Old 02-09-2013, 10:24 PM   #47
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Originally Posted by marosmith View Post
Traverjam, have you ever experimented with a pro tour 280 or pt57a? Mine seem to be very spin friendly despite the dense pattern could you explain why specifically those frames take to spin so well?
Sorry, I've never tried those, and I can't comment on them without knowing anything about their specs.

However, I would say that in general, weight distribution and stiffness ratio are biggest determinants to spin potential (in that order), followed by string type, with string pattern/tension a distant fourth. For some reason everybody gives too much credit to strings and string pattern.
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