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Name your Top 5 rackets outside of YY, Victor, LiNing

Discussion in 'Badminton Rackets / Equipment' started by Cannsnow, Oct 10, 2011.

  1. Cannsnow

    Cannsnow Regular Member

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    Lets look outside of the commonly popular brands of Yonex, Victor & LiNing. Name your 5 top rackets that you either have or would love to have other than the above 3 brands. Pls list them in order of priority. Thanks a lot.
     
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    1. Panda Power Revelation: all woven, in the works ........2. RSL X5 Silver: I keep hearing good reviews about it.
     
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    apacs, fleet, finnex, kason, rsl
     
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    Cannsnow Regular Member

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    Agree with you, I'm looking to buy Flypower Tornado 900 & Warrior 7 too.

    Hi wuzent,
    any particular models there u've tried or wish to own in future?
     
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    1. Forza Titanium 550 N-Forze VS (2009-2010)
    2. Babolat X-Feel Blast (2010)
    3. Kason TSF 300Ti (2011)
    4. Head Power Helix 10000 YouTek (2011)
    5. Forza CNT-Power 9900 VS (2011-2012)
     
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    well I don't own a YY, victor or lining. The following is all I have. They are in the order that I like them

    1) Sotx woven 8a - yonex BG80
    2) Wilson K-lite - victor vs850
    3) Carlton powerflo BR - yonex BG80
    4) RSL m11 600 (guess I don't like playing with head heavy balanced rackets) - RSL TN680
     
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    SOTX woven 7, Carlton Vapour Trail Tour, Winex Armanetic 800 DE, Astec Pro 900, Flypower Warrior 7
     
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    i had an apacs stern 200 before(broken) and finnex titanium 200 (my favorites racket). kason tsf 300d is a good racket also, i don't have it but i had heard a good review from an uncle. fleet high end racket also have good performances which equivalent with victor. rsl 's low end racket also can give a good performance.
     
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    Cannsnow Regular Member

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    Huh TiKok, this reminds me of one' s resume.... :rolleyes: Thanks.
     
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    If it is yours too, join the club! :D

    However, the list would be different with LN, YY, And V included.
    Again, it is personal and for player that can handle stiff to very stiff head heavy 3U to 2U racquets.
     
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    Cannsnow Regular Member

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    Haha, I'm certainly very happy to join all here :p I'm slowly expanding my own collections too
     
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    I have Yonex VT80 and Victor MX80. I want to get the Li-Ning N90.

    As for other brands to expand my collection (I prefer head heavy and stiff)...

    1. RSL X5 Silver --- I've been eyeing this as a possible back-up racket
    2. Black Knight Max-Force 970 --- Want to have Canada's brand racket
    3. Forza Kevlar CNT-Power 10000S --- Good brand and new-ish racket
    4. Panda Power Revalations --- It seems to have the specs I want
    5. Gosen Ryoga Shiden --- Seems OK but has an oval head.

    I hope to get these rackets next year.
     
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    Does your spousal unit know your plan?! :p
     
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    i like the Flypower Enigma 900 more than the Tornados.
     
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    I'd actually high hope for the Enigma 900 too but cos read your review on it & u mentioned "Overall I feel that the Flypower Enigma 900 is a slightly more demanding racket suitable for upper intermediate player". Thus worry I can't handle it as much so going for the other 2 models instead...
     
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    Flypower, Carlton, Wilson, Apacs
     
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    Carlton Vapour Trail Tour is probably the one racket I still wish was in my bag.

    Non-Mainstream rackets I really want to try are the Fleets.
     
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    Yes, a great racket, but don't you mean "Brand Spanking New, only out for 2 months" ??
     
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    These are the few non YY Victor and LN rackets that I got:

    1. Flypower - Warrior 8 (Anyone looking for genuine YY Victor LN quality at a fraction of price? Flypower is the answer)
    2. Carlton - Vapour Trail Tour (Another superb design by Carlton, will meet the requirement for top level)
    3. Wilson - Vertex BLX (Much more solid than all previous Wilson racket, I like it very much)
    4. Apacs - Lethal Light 1.10 (Delightful defensive racket, very easy to manouver and fair amount of power when strung at high tension)
    5. Flypower - Vigor 700 (Its still unstrung in my bag, I believe it can top Warrior 8 for quality as I can see it has smaller woven pattern)
     
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    I wasn't sure when it was released so I said new-ish :p
     

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