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Old 08-04-2013, 01:17 AM   #76
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Originally Posted by classic tennis View Post
The Open racquets were all a flat beam design and the Elliptics were all tapered beam, early Opens were 95 sq in later they were 98 sq in.
Opens were entry level pre strung graphites usually 50 / 50 layup.
Does the tapered beam theory of the Elliptics also apply to the later chinese models?
I have a yellow late model Elliptic midplus with a beam that looks perfectly straight, no tapering what so ever, or atleast, it seems that way.

That Open Prestige is indeed straight too with a wider beam than the Elliptics.
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