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Old 03-11-2013, 06:44 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by LeeD View Post
Are you sure?
Comp. Are we talking about the aluminum faced racket with air drag and buttery smooth flex?
Did ArtherAshe even play tennis in 1969. I know I did not.
I also know I used Smiths, Kramers, ProStaffs, Head Pros, then YonexOPS before I started using the Ashe silver with brown composite racket.
Yep AA won the US Open in '68 (NOT with the non-existent Comp but with wood). and I wanted desperately to buy a used AA Comp in '71...frame was oxidizing like crazy.

The Comp 2 was the brown trimmed AA frame...introduced later in the '70s. The original AA Comp was silver with black...more flexible than the boron-enhanced Comp 2.
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