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Old 05-03-2013, 02:26 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by Lukhas View Post
Yeah? What kind of surface do you want? Fast, slow, high bounce, low bounce, rather slick...? Or maybe artificial grass if your knees are really a problem.
I just was involved in putting 2 cushioned decoturf courts in my condo development..Because we are a 55's and over age group community, we wanted cushion but i had to learn that there are about 8 levels of cushioning (rubber mixed in) like the old rebound ace at the Autralian Open..
Anyway each level cost about 10-15k more..I never knew this but the decoturf at the US Open is considered a cushioned surface but the level is less than 1 percent..I think ours is around a 6 level..It plays great but gets a little sticky in real hot weather
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