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    Default What Tension should i use BG 80 on a Arcsaber 009DX

    Hi, Im just wondering what tension i should use, & i've used a BG 80 Power on my Nanospeed 100 but it's not feeling good strung at 25lbs or 24lbs thanks!

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    Then string it at a lower tension. Try 22x24 instead. BG80 feels harder than BG80P in my experience and I didn't like BG80P at all. To soften the feeling of BG80, I string it at a lower tension and now it feels great!

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    Hmmm ill take that in consideration, but i also want to see other suggested tensions by others aswell than i can choose my choice!, i also usually like to smash alot and drop

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    It might take some time and a lot of money, but it's worth the investment once you've found your winning combination.

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    Thing is i used all my money on the arcsaber .-. it gets strung for like a few bucks since i bought it from Badmintonavenue.com

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    Quote Originally Posted by Exert View Post
    Thing is i used all my money on the arcsaber .-. it gets strung for like a few bucks since i bought it from Badmintonavenue.com
    Why buy an expensive racket and not find a good string combo? You could cut every month if its a low tension. Its like buying a ferrari and then putting low grade fuel in it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by diverdan View Post
    Why buy an expensive racket and not find a good string combo? You could cut every month if its a low tension. Its like buying a ferrari and then putting low grade fuel in it.
    A racket is only as good as its string, and a string is only as good as its racket.

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    woop never mind i usually get it strung by my aunties friend ^_^ it should cost me just the price of strings soooo no labour and stuff.

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    i need more suggestions please thanks

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    Either raise the tension by two pounds or drop by two pounds and see how you go.

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    okay (: im probably going to go for 23lbs

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    what do you mean by not feeling good?

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    Quote Originally Posted by visor View Post
    what do you mean by not feeling good?
    it doesn't feel good like my smashes aren't going as fast, and it was factory strung when my smashes felt better but i decided to use these strings but idk it's not very good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Exert View Post
    it doesn't feel good like my smashes aren't going as fast, and it was factory strung when my smashes felt better but i decided to use these strings but idk it's not very good.
    You most likely need to lower the tension then.

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