I just took a look at the Pro specs and it's thinner beam and stiffer so not sure if it would feel and play similar to a weighted MP. I've currently put ~4g at 12 o'clock and counterweighted in the handle, but will probably add some more to 3/9.
I definitely think adding some lead would increase stability and put more weight into my shots which was the biggest downside of the racket.
I liked the way it felt. I liked the dampened feel off the stringbed and how it felt comfortable, but not overly muted. I'm hoping that adding lead...
String and tension used for test: Head Lynx Tour@ 53 lbs
Tennis experience/background: 4.0 player
Describe your playing style (i.e. serve & volley): All court counterpuncher mostly playing doubles
Current racquet/string setups: Wilson Clash 100 Tour/Pro w/ Solinco Hyper G 48 - 50 lbs.
There's been multiple threads (some with lots of cool photos) of the various paintjobs on the Pro Staff 85:
- Edberg's Pro Staff Classic
- Sampras' Pro Staff 6.0 signature teal/black
- Courier's Stars and Stripes
I think the user Equijet had a nice collection.
From my understanding the Pro...
I agree with this.
On Pro Staff vs PT2.0:
Pro Staff Classic 6.1 16 x 18 will have more pop and spin, but is much stiffer. PT2.0 will feel more comfortable, lower launch angle.
Pro Staff Classic 6.1 18 x 20 swings like a log for me. Definitely will have more plow if you can swing it. Not as...