1. FREDerer_NadAUGUSTO

    Broke gut again, a suggstion for good alternative please

    Hey, honorables! How are you doing? The issue is that I am getting in a tournament next weak, but I ve broken a gut string of one of my rackets:cry:. I like my hybrid setup (vs touch mains at 50 lb/ yonex poly tour fire crosses at 47 lb), but right now i am looking for a more economic and spin...
  2. P

    Why some multis unravel and which for hybrid?

    I dont know a whole lot about string as you can tell from my question, but here it is: I used in my Yonex Ezone 98 2020 a hybrid of SolincoTB in mains and Wilson NXT in crosses (@23kg), which is the perfect setup for me... EXCEPT that durability of tension hold is not great and it mostly just...
  3. AemiliusRex

    Co-poly hybrid: HGS+Cream

    Hi all, Switched from fullbed RPM Team to fullbed Isospeed Cream recently, and loved the new feel and responsiveness. Was looking forward to Hyper-G Soft for some extra control, but, HGS feels somewhat dead compared to Cream. Yes, better control and spin than Cream, but lacking the power and...

    Wilson Ultra Tour 2.0 string advice?

    Hey guys, I'm getting in a Wilson Ultra Tour 2.0 soon. I plan on adding a leather grip to it, Head XtremeSoft overgrip without overlap on top of leather grip and regular Wilson Pro overgrip on top of that. The no overlap, thin and soft Head overgrip to make the leather grip more bearable for my...
  5. lordsmee

    Strings for new Graphene 360+ Prestige MP? Hybrid or Poly?

    Hey guys, just got the Graphene 360+ Prestige MP - but need help with strings. (Static weight is 347g after everything.) Context: I played with a Youtek Prestige MP with a hybrid of alu-power 55lbs/57lbs wilson NXT. I could attack with deep flat balls, but found it hard to generate spin. As my...
  6. T

    help for hybrid multi/multi or stinging please ?

    Hi, I know there are millions of topics out there about hybrid strings, but I did not find what I was looking for ... my background : low level player, I successfully catched a very severe elbow issue back in december, on a pure aero team 2016 with full bed multifilament (prince premier...
  7. Rudi Bergner

    Hybrid hyper g

    Hi, I’m experiencing really dull and stiff stringbed lately, and I’m trying a lot of stuff. one of the things that came to my mind was trying hyper g mains with a softer round string on crosses. I tried hyper g mains 23kg/ prolineII crosses 22kg I would expect nice byte and SnapBack but after...
  8. Y

    RPM Blast vs Hawk Touch for crosses with gut mains?

    Also, how do you think the two compare against each other? Any feedback is appreciated! :)
  9. pico

    Cyclone 18g mains and 17g crosses?

    Just wondering how hybriding an 18g on mains and 17g on crosses would be? The strings would be poly.
  10. Rudi Bergner

    String science, hybrid effects and doubts.

    Hi, I’m a bit confused about string properties because I’m trying to make a hybrid bed for myself. So I was checking strings and their specifications trying to achieve a softer feel and more pocketing on my playabilty. I use full bed of Hyper G with 23kg full bed but recently 23kg main/ 22kg...
  11. liftordie

    Adding crispness and control to Hyper-G 16 (with a good cross)

    Gamma Moto lime 16 is a great cross for Hyper-G 16. If you want more control and especially crispier feel. Snapback is also really impressive. It is stiffer so you need to string lower than your usual HG fullbed. I will also try MSV Focus Hex Ultra 16 as a cross with Hyper-G 16, pretty soon...
  12. pico

    Gamma Moto mains, Head RIP Control crosses?

    Just wondering if anyone has tried this setup or something similar i.e. Gamma Moto in mains and HEAD Rip Control in the crosses? I currently play a full bed of RIP Control but would like to get a hybrid setup going.
  13. romainjub

    Suggestions for hybrid string

    Hello, sorry for the translation, I'm french;) Following a small injury (gardening + tennis), I want to play with my old racquets Head radical OS 690 (trisys 260), less rigid than the pure aero and no longer play with a full mono but with a hybrid mono / synthetic gut. BUT as this racket has a...

    FB Poly vs. Hybrid - Evaluating String Bed Stiffness

    A friend of mine is a solid 4.5 1,2 singles USTA player that hits with a Volkl V1 Classic racquet. Last fall was the last time I saw him play and he was using Luxilon Element. Sometime over the winter he switched to 4G at 52 lbs and developed arm issues and had taken some time off. He reached...
  15. Grapplesnake USA Official

    Introducing Grapplesnake USA!!!

    Hello, TT friends! We are happy to let you know that Grapplesnake Strings are now available in the United States. We are a German string manufacturer, and have been around in Europe for about two years. Before developing tennis strings, we focused our attention in the rope industry for sports...
  16. liftordie

    Grapplesnake strings

    This new brand offers high quality strings! Test them and give your opinion! Personally I play with the Neon Dust hybrid and it's a killer!!! Made in Germany
  17. FREDerer_NadAUGUSTO

    Needing a suggestion for a new hybrid set

    Hello, dear fellow tennis players and fans of ther sport! I am new to the forum but I follow it since long time ago! Nice to meet Ya! I ve decided to star posting here, because I haven't found a thread about the strings I am intending to use. I play tennis casually since ten year old and...
  18. liftordie

    Velocity/poly hybrid for CLAY spin player

    Anyone is playing with hybrid V/poly on clay with a strong spin game? Does it last long? What cross are you using?
  19. M

    Need recommendation for hybrid strings

    Hi I play with a Graphene Touch Speed Pro 18x20 String Pattern Currently play with volkl cyclone I'm looking for a durable hybrid that has a shaped poly in the mains because I want spin friendly strings or includes the volkl cyclone in the hybrid and want a soft durable string in the crosses...
  20. F

    Mid-life string crisis

    Hi all, I am a 38 years old player (R6/R7 in Switzerland, US equivalent NTRP ~4.0) and I play tennis since about 5 years including tournaments with license. I use (3x) Head Youtek Extreme Pro (350g strung, 310 mm balance point, grip L5). I like to play aggressive with spin, sometimes serve and...
  21. liftordie

    Best tension poly/sgut hybrid for spin?

    I'm using Signum Pro X-perience 1.18/Pro's Pro Synthetic 1.30 hybrid in my Prince Phantom Pro 100. I actually string at 49lbs (22kg) and I like it a lot. BUT I'm curious to know if lowering the tension of sgut crosses could give me more spin and wider sweetspot?? :unsure:
  22. scf

    isospeed xchange hybrid

    isospeed is offering a hybrid packaged as a set or in a reel It's a package of cream and black fire. I was playing black fire full bed for some time now (a reel is almost finished). And decided to cream it a bit :) I know there are many users of cream in some form it. And I never played it. So...
  23. liftordie

    Tension loss hybrid

    Hi, I have a question regarding the tension loss with hybrid setup with poly mains and synthetic gut crosses. My poly lose tension quickly and s.gut hold tension much better. So is it not dangerous for my frames?? I mean if I string at 51/49, poly will lose tension much more quickly than the...
  24. liftordie

    Your softest hybrid setup for spin and control

    Hi, I created this thread to let you post what hybrid setup are you using right now in 2018. But ONLY setup with great comfort, spin and control. And WITHOUT natural gut. Please give us also your tension and sorry but I would have answers from 4.0 level players minimum and who are spin players...
  25. dr. godmode

    Alternative for ZX Monogut with Kev Hybrid?

    It's very hard for me to get ZX Monogut in my area. I saw some posters recommend Mosquito Bite in the crosses, but this doesn't seem like a replacement for Monogut. Should I go for a slippery multi, a soft poly or some syn gut?
  26. J

    String tension vs Head Size

    Hi, my current setup is a Babolat Pure Drive using and hybrid string. Main is VS gut at #54 and Cross is RPM at 52# and love how it play. I recently ordered a new racket (Wilson Prostaff 97L) and want to use the same hybrid string so my question is... Should I keep the same tension or drop it a...
  27. Andrew Park

    Hybrid String Recommendations

    May I ask your help on selecting right set up for my racket? I am heavy top-spin hitter using Babolat Pure Aero La Decima. I've been trying a few string setups but cannot tune in to the "optimal" setting. Can you advise me on what I should try next according to the comments I made while I was...
  28. Moosch

    A Smooth/Round Poly or Co Poly To Cross With Natural Gut

    I am looking for a Smooth/Round Poly or Co Poly to cross with Natural Gut being in mains. The biggest factors I'm looking for is Play Duration, Durability, Control, Spin. More or less in that order. There are a few that I have researched that seem to fit the bill: Tourna Black Zone Lux 4G...
  29. wferdinand

    Spin potential of copoly vs hybrids

    Hi! My forehand have a really much topspin, but in the last time i played with Isospeed Control multifilament string. I think I need some arm protection for the next few months, but league is starting and I need topspin potential to my forehand, I cannot win without this. So, I think I wants a...
  30. Znak

    String setup for a string breaker

    My friend that I'm stringing for is a string breaker, usually gets anywhere 3-10 hours from his strings... Heavy top spin hitter (not a form issue). He wants something relatively arm friendly for his RF 97 — he used to do nat gut but it was getting too expensive. His 2nd last setup was Gamma...