View Single Post
Old 06-06-2013, 02:09 PM   #64
Hannah19
Professional
 
Hannah19's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: the Netherlands
Posts: 979
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by retrowagen View Post
Not weird at all - all of the Austrian-made Fischer frames (and Austrian-made Kneissl frames of the same era, too) were molded in this fashion, with different molds for each grip size frame - not foamed or plastic pallets on hairpins (as is now ubiquitously done).

And yes, this is one design aspect that gives them that special ball feel.
Even the modern Aldi rackets have graphite handles instead of foamed ones.
__________________
2x MAX 200G PRO, Nat.Gut/Ferry Force Super Touch at 58 lbs.
Hannah19 is offline   Reply With Quote