View Poll Results: how long does your string last you?
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less than 2 weeks.
2 weeks - 1 month
more than 6 months
Thread: How long do your strings last?
09-06-2007, 07:26 PM #273
BG65 - 2-3months
BG85 - 1-2months
BG70p - around 2months
09-11-2007, 02:57 AM #274
lazy to read the first few pages of post
but i believe that it is related to how often you play.
when training 4 times a week for 3 hours each training, my BG-68 Ti lasted only 1 to 1.5 month.
but now, i dont train as much, only 2 times a week for 2 hours each RECREATIONAL playing. and my BG-68 Ti is still smashing hard for 3months already. moreover, no fluffy fluffy at all
however, the similarity is that BG-68 Ti will start to "change sound" after around 3 weeks.
i tried an "ulu ulu" string with no labels on it 2 years ago (ok, not i tried, but i gave it to my coach and didnt ask for the type of string i wanted) which i suspect to be gosen string. believe it or not, it snapped during my SECOND hit (it was a full strength cross-court slice-smash) after i got my racket back from my coach. it burst on a little on the left (or right) side of the centre.
fortunately i didnt have to pay for the subsequent string
Last edited by MSHSBadmPlayer; 09-11-2007 at 03:02 AM.
10-04-2007, 09:09 AM #275
2x Nanogy65 at 24 and 22ls within a month.
3x BG68ti at 20lbs within 2 months
11-25-2007, 11:58 PM #276
i did not vote before because all my life playing badminton before, my strings never broke but i guess that might have been due to the fact that i play a lot less frequently before. last week i broke my bg 66 string. it lasted more than six months but this is the first time i had to restring because of string breakage. i think the fact that i play three times a week contributes to it.
11-29-2007, 05:05 PM #277
rally 21 micro strung at 28 tension is just brakeing after 3 weeks (around 20-30 hours playing time) im thinking of changing to nanology 95.
12-09-2007, 01:02 AM #278
hour and a half,,, was the best smashin night i had in a long time,,
12-13-2007, 07:23 AM #279
Errr, Mines last me roughly about 6 months.
12-14-2007, 02:30 AM #280
BG80 usually in half or if I donīt slice as much, perhaps even 1 or 1 and a half weeks
12-17-2007, 05:28 AM #281
I just tried Flex with after 3 months it snapped... I'm buying new racket with new string(prob BG 80) and i hope to have if for at least 2 months
01-01-2008, 01:51 AM #282
Average every session using BG80 tension 24lbs....!
Swaping back to BG65 now i think......
01-01-2008, 07:00 AM #283
Since i always use NBG95,so i guess it'll last long!2/3 months maybe?
While i used BG66,26lbs,n it lasts around a month or 2.My BG85,25lbs is begun to worn out.So does my BG65ti,but a lil bit better.
My NBG95,28lbs,26/25lbs,26/24lbs still looks perfect,no sign of wearing.It really takes some time to break this string..really.
Last edited by Smichz; 01-01-2008 at 07:02 AM.
01-07-2008, 02:32 AM #284
My BG65 lasted for almost 5 months... i have now switched to Ashway Micropower and found it better than BG 65
01-07-2008, 03:12 PM #285
bin breaking string more regularly atm
i use BG85s now which is probably the main problem,
but i break strings lik every 2 weeks, iv snapped 7 sets of string in the last 3 months. get them strung at 26pounds.
but i think the main problem is when i try to smash and i miss hit it....can feel it everytime!!damn annoying!!
01-08-2008, 01:07 AM #286
have had my BG65's strung on my 3 main racquets at 26lbs for 3 weeks now and nothing has broken yet but i see alot of fraying, i was hopping maby just maby i would break my habbit of breaking strings in 3-4 weeks but well we shall see what happens with that one.
01-24-2008, 08:21 PM #287
Nothing beats BG65 strung on Ti-3 at 23pds - which now enters its 3rd year of service without breaking thank the Lord.
01-27-2008, 10:56 PM #288
01-28-2008, 10:13 PM #289
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