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Voltric 80 V Arcsaber Z Slash

Discussion in 'Racket Recommendation / Comparison' started by drew tze en, Apr 20, 2011.

  1. bogz8

    bogz8 New Member

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    I rather choose voltric 80 it is more advance than the arcsaber z slash ... v80 technology was quite superb and advance from the late release of yonex Visit my blog
     
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    drew tze en Regular Member

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    I have tried both racket but I prefer using the Arcsaber Z Slash
     
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    RSLvictorSOTX Regular Member

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    I miss my (sold) Arc Z-Slash for its smashing prowess. It's like no other in the smashing department only!
     
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    drew tze en Regular Member

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    I agree thats why I prefer the Z Slash to the Voltric 80
    the speed of your smash is very fast although you have to get used to it
    The racket is amazing
     
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    ive used both the arc z and the vt 80, and i find that the head heaviness to be a big change since its the first head heavy racket ive used. It takes a while to get used to but its still a very powerful racket. I dont think that its a strong as the arc z but its more consistant. if u like head heavy rackets and are an offensive style player, then vt 80 is a good racket to consider. but until i get used to the vt head heaviness i prefer the arc z for now
     
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    drew tze en Regular Member

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    Thats very true
    but the Voltric 80 that I used wasn't that head heavy.
    It is certainly more consistent then the Arcsaber Z Slash but when you get used to the timing it is find.
    I think the Arcsaber is more of a Singles racket but also is the voltric 80 as well as doubles (4U version)
     
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    I like voltric80 because im comfortable with it.. it's technology was advance compared to z slash :)
     
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    I owned the Z-Slash and SiW35 at the same time once (sold the Z Slash though) and to this day I still remember fondly of the Z Slash's smashing prowess even though SiW35 is a beast on its own. I am sure the Z Slash is king when it comes to (precise) smashes, way better than my beloved SiW35 (perhaps the best there is/was) but then SiW35 is a lot better than the Z Slash in all other categories...
     
  9. drew tze en

    drew tze en Regular Member

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    It might have advanced technology but the Arcsaber Z Slash has a smaller frame allowing it to cut through the air
    making the smash faster.
     
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    drew tze en Regular Member

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    I know what you mean I have the Arcsaber Z Slash but it broke while playing doubles :(
    I regret playing with it when playing with a partner which wasn't that good.
    I asked this question because I wanted to know what people on the forum thinks about it
     
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    Exactly! That is the main point you are talking about there;). ...cuts through the air like no other. I'd find it hard to believe that the MX80's OCTOBLADE aerodynamics is better that than of Z Slash. It should play better in the overall category but downright smashing? uh-uh, no way!
     
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    drew tze en Regular Member

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    What!!
    Arcsaber Z Slash all the way !! the Z Slash helps in defensive when the opponents are smashing but the smaller head makes it harder to control.
     
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    There are still flaws on my V80 ... so sad , i thought i got the best one... :(
     
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    Not sure if the pitch of the swing means the speed but comparing the rackets that I have swing sound wise, they go in order from lowest to highest

    AT900T<NS9000X<ARC8DX<PP T2<ARCZS<MX80
     
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    I have both rackets.
    Both rackets are Great.
    And I like the colour scheme of the ARC-Z very much.^^
    Arc-Z can produce a faster swing speed, but the smaller sweet spot and a bit less forgiving, I prefer VT80.
    VT80 can produce a powerful Smash, effortless Clear and consistent net shot.
    You can see that there is only a few players use ARC-Z but
    it is getting more players use VT80 in both single and double.
    eg.Single: Lee Chong Wei, Peter Gade, Viktor Axelsen
    Double:Mathias Boe, Hiroyuki Endo, Kenichi Hayakawa,Naoki Kawamae, Shoji Sato
     
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    not everyone can get used to arcsaber
     
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    people eventually do because people will get used with the timing
     
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    Maybe that's ture , but you will get used to a racket easier if the racket really suits you.
    I believe Arc ZS th 3U is actually heavier than Arcsaber 10 3U (Due to the lenght of the shaft , I think), but not as heavy as Arcsaber 2U (just a little bit lighter than Arc 10). I will say Arc ZS th has a weight of 2.5U
     
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    I haven't been able to use a 2U ARCZS before.
     
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    I might be getting a ArcZS 2U/3UG5 soon.:)
     

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