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What racquet weight, grip size, and tension do you guys prefer?

Discussion in 'Grip' started by extidus2, Jan 4, 2009.

  1. extidus2

    extidus2 New Member

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    I prefer the mainstream 3U ^^;
    G5 b/c my hands are puny for a teenage asian
    and strung at a reasonable 23 pounds.
     
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    3U G4 27 pounds !!:D
     
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    3U, G5, 26 lbs for me :D
     
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    3u (86-89g)
    g5 (+ 2 layer of overgrip)
    26lbs
     
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    4U // G5 // 26lbs
     
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    3U, G4, 24-26 lbs.
     
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    3U
    G5
    25lbs

    That's my usual.
     
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    3U G4 , 24lbs.
     
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    2U, G2, 28-30lbs
     
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    Doesn't matter to me
    2U, 3U, 4U
    G4-G2
    22-26lbs

    Balance; anywhere between 280 and 330 is fine for me.

    I'm not a really picky person when it comes to racquets and stuff.
     
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    2U-3U, G4, 26-28lbs

    Would want to try 30 lbs but kinda scary.
     
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    88-90gms, G4, 25-27lbs.
     
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    hahaha, that just about covers 90% of the racquet market!
    :D
     
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    3U or 4U, G5 and about 25lbs for me.

    errrmmmm, what's the point of this thread exactly?
     
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    3U, G3, 28lbs

    I have no clue how that could possibly help you...

    I'd say 35% of the market has a 3U, 35% a 4U, and 20% a 2U and 10% a 5U or U.
    about 50% has a G4, 30% a G5 and 20% a G3.
    and tension will get you in the 18-35lbs range...
    asking everybody what they'll have will get you nowhere;)
     
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    Yep, that's what happens when you alternate between using a 3U AT700 and a 4U AT900T :D:D.

    I'm not sure about cab or iso, cause I've never really tried a carbonex, so I can't comment on that.
     
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    hmmm, that must be hard to get used to.
    such different racquets to rotate between.
     
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    3U weight but a head heavy 2U is good too - namely the black Yonex Ti 10, G5 grip with synthetic grip so it stays a G5, 26-28 for my tension works good for executing weak shots/shuttle placing.
     
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    3ug4 25lbs.................
     
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    Karakal racket 2u g2 and strung at a reasonable 28lbs
     

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