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    On the other hand, slippery means power. Even more slippery than NBG98? Wow, that should be a lot of power.

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    Strung mine as well, very slippery, more so than any I've tried before including NBG95/98.

    Will give it another test before I make any conclusions. However, since it's 0.66mm and I play with plastics, my results will not be the same for those that play with feather.

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    Is there any feedback on the performance of this string yet?

    How does it compare to the Ashaway Zymax line?

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    +1. since it's slippery as some mentioned, how does it compare to NBG 98?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dunmaster View Post
    +1. since it's slippery as some mentioned, how does it compare to NBG 98?
    look two posts above yours...

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    meant the performance comparison against NBG98, not the stringing feel.

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    I tried to play with that string.

    My stringer tried to string my mx80 with the NS66 at 25 lbs. String broke the first time.
    He tried a second time but results were the same, string broke. At that point i thought it was the stringer's fault so i went to another stringer with a slightly lower tension in mind (24).

    The second stringer was able to string my racket, but it broke after exactly 5 smooth shots. Anyone else got a similar experience? or even a different one ?

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    Where did you string at? (Assuming you're in the GTA)

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    I actually live in quebec city. 1- my friend who often strings my racket. 2- At a store i have been stringing my rackets with bg66um a few times. I gave my friend bg66 after that happened and everything went right...
    Last edited by slice99; 11-14-2013 at 04:58 PM. Reason: Adding details

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    Anyone tried the RKEP Ti-70? I'm looking for a practice string and a middle of the road string for the normal players that'll want stringing done.

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    Quote Originally Posted by slice99 View Post
    I tried to play with that string.

    My stringer tried to string my mx80 with the NS66 at 25 lbs. String broke the first time.
    He tried a second time but results were the same, string broke. At that point i thought it was the stringer's fault so i went to another stringer with a slightly lower tension in mind (24).

    The second stringer was able to string my racket, but it broke after exactly 5 smooth shots. Anyone else got a similar experience? or even a different one ?
    first review doesn't sound good

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    Quote Originally Posted by dbswansea View Post
    Anyone tried the RKEP Ti-70? I'm looking for a practice string and a middle of the road string for the normal players that'll want stringing done.
    yeah, today! very smooth, stiff and plasticy. PM your address and I'll send you a pack.

    no chance of playing with it, I put it in the cracked powerblade which lasted about 30 seconds out of the supports even at 20lb

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    pm sent mate

    Quote Originally Posted by DuckFeet View Post
    yeah, today! very smooth, stiff and plasticy. PM your address and I'll send you a pack.

    no chance of playing with it, I put it in the cracked powerblade which lasted about 30 seconds out of the supports even at 20lb

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    Does this play similar to the ti70 but thinner? I'll add some to my next order.

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