The link will be deleted in a week or so. http://picasaweb.google.com/jmsx521/TennisRacketQuestion/photo#5002978271611453458 It's a double, or triple rubber-band tied-up. I've been doing this for many years. The reason I have that way is because it gives me extra weight on the top of the racket, plus the muted feel that I like too. Thanks.