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Yonex Protech 8

Discussion in 'Badminton Stringing Techniques & Tools' started by demolidor, Jul 16, 2012.

  1. kwun

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    there is very little info on this machine anywhere. i tried googling and this thread is the only one that popped up!
     
  2. Mark A

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    I hope Yonex hurries up and releases this machine so I can... still not afford to buy one.
     
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    I wasn't able to find much information on this machine either. Any reasons why? Is it too "fresh" off the line?
     
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    It was used in the LONDON OLYMPICS..............but still not on the market. I tried to order one through YONEX, but no availability date as of yet. Weird. I guess we'll have to wait.
     
  5. Trinhity

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    Where are you based out of? Not available for purchase yet? Boo
     
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    Yonex wants to put out the perfect machine.....
     
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    Only saw it in London and Japan Open. That was it. No Malaysia Open.
    Wanted to try it, but nothing to string on the later days for me in London. I played with it, I still like my ES5 Pro.
     
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    At first glance, did you notice any issues with it making stringing more difficult compared to the existing espro5?
     
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    Maybe I should get an ES5 PRO instead :rolleyes: if I can find one for sale.......LOL
     
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    I've just received the latest tennis catalogue from Yonex... and the PT8 has made an appearance;).
     
    #50 Mark A, Apr 8, 2013
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    Were there any at the All England? I didn't go this year...
     
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    coming to where?!?
     
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    Possibly to my hands!

    I will let you guys know!
     
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    I have the same stringing machine as you Kwun and Darth - know anyone who may want it for $1500? (includes the wise).
     
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    /calls dibs
     
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    Thanks for the heads up...next question...when can I stop by your house to try that puppy out!! I'll be more than happy to take some photos for yah to post up!
     
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    photos? we need videos! need to see, and hear it.
     
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    How about a grilling and BBQing session to go along with the new toy?
     

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