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what are these rackets??/

Discussion in 'Racket Recommendation / Comparison' started by john, Apr 11, 2002.

  1. john

    john Guest

    what are SP/CN/JP/GR etc. rackets? if there is anyother kind tell me please thx:)
  2. Mag

    Mag Moderator

    Apr 25, 2002
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    Those letters are region or country codes, and can usually be found on the top-level Yonex racquets following the serial number. The code doesn't imply country of manufacturing, it marks which country or region that particular was originally exported to.

    So why bother about this? Well, some argue that the CN/CP racquets are specially made for players on the Chinese national team, and have thus been through a better quality control than the others, which would justify their higher cost. Others argue that the JP (Japanese) racquets are the best. Others just remain generally sceptical to the whole thing. ;)

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