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05-27-2006, 09:49 AM #171Originally Posted by Ice-88
05-27-2006, 10:12 AM #172
lost this in april...
i've had for at least 5 yrs!! it's like a long lost friend that's left you behind =(
05-27-2006, 10:56 AM #173
Well in my case, i played two games where i had two clashes with two different beginners, it wasnt till after the second game that i noticed the fracture on the frame. Because of these two clashes i couldnt really assign who had done the damange to my racket, although one offered to pay. If it was obviously someones fault i would probably wish for a sorry at least and some compensation to sweeten the deal. Depends how much of one persons fault it is i suppose.
What have others done?
05-27-2006, 02:09 PM #174
Well Icey, you know about my mishaps! The "Dave" (there's a long story behind the reasons I put his name in quotes) person didn't offer anything, but I figured it was partly my fault since I got in his way. And I know him relatively well anyway so wasn't bothered.
One time though, I borrowed someone's racket (let's call him Mike) and during a game of singles it simply collapsed! I didn't hit the floor or clashed with another racket - it just broke! I offered him compensation but he didn't want one (at least he didn't say anything). A few months later, he wondered when I'd be getting him a new racket!!!
So I am none the wiser really!
02-12-2007, 06:26 PM #175
I thought i woudl add my recently departed Ti-24 to the list here, pictures were taken after the strings were cut buy you can imagin how it looked with the head bent inwards and basically not looking like how a racquet should look.
Last edited by smash_master; 02-12-2007 at 06:28 PM.
06-12-2007, 11:47 AM #176
A resting place for my Lovely At -900
I have a feeling that my AT 900 T is the first one to die....Farewell....It has only been one month...
06-12-2007, 01:57 PM #177
Get another one then
06-12-2007, 02:48 PM #178
Will soon do so just need so save up enough money for it..Ohh btw Ants thanks for the review that you have done on AT 900 T and P..
Great effort..thumbs up
06-12-2007, 06:17 PM #179
Totalled my NS8K :-( Was surprised how the frame when though purely from hitting the shuttle..oh well another £100 lost!
06-12-2007, 06:23 PM #180
06-12-2007, 06:25 PM #181
It was during a smash hehehe :-D But there was a small chip off the paint there, how i did that im not sure as im very careful not to hit the groud with my rackets so i was thinking it was probably more substantial than i thought, though it survived restringing. Must have just hit it at the wrong angle or my bad luck, ive got a NS9K now :-D
06-12-2007, 06:27 PM #182
06-13-2007, 04:41 PM #183
My TSF300A,broke during the 32 lbs stringing..=(.2 points break
06-13-2007, 04:43 PM #184
08-11-2007, 05:44 PM #185
My Loyal Soldier whom I never really appreciated, my Nanospeed 8000. I never liked the racket's performance in court, but I still think its one of the most beautiful Yonex rackets to date, and I was just getting used to it, hitting a lot more consistently with it....when all of a sudden:
Doubles clash between an Old Ti-10 and this one...the NS8k stood no chance. I don't think the Ti-10 even got a scratch, it was basically a rock to glass
08-11-2007, 06:11 PM #186
08-11-2007, 11:05 PM #187
There's none. You going into a doubles game with the understanding that you're entering into chaotic circumstance with likelihood of property damage and/or personal injury. Of course the better the understanding between you and your doubles partner, smaller the chaotic part will be. Looking at it this way, you're a lucky guy every time you escape injury and property damage after a doubles game.
Compensation depends on either parties, whether they're willing to compensate or not. If they're nice enough, they will offer or refused offer of compensation. It's a gentleman's sport, afterall. You can really tell what types of character you're associating with after these incidences.
Last edited by cappy75; 08-11-2007 at 11:11 PM.
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