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01-04-2014, 10:33 AM #1
Ashaway Viper XT700 and XT2000 review?
Hei anyone of you guys tried ashaway viper XT700 or XT2000 before?
kinda interested but dont know which to get.some advise or review will help alot.thx
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01-04-2014, 03:26 PM #2
The xt700 is a good racket, its mid to head heavy balance and medium stiff shaft. It looks good with the orange on the frame. It's got good power and quite easy to use. I have also had the xt900 which was stiffer and more head heavy, the xt900 is an older racket so it may be cheaper. I haven't tried the xt2000.
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01-06-2014, 05:16 PM #3
01-09-2014, 09:07 AM #4
My new Viper 700; arrived this morning. Really looking forward to using it.
01-09-2014, 09:42 AM #5
coolz...will u be doin a review once you've tested it?
01-09-2014, 09:48 AM #6
01-09-2014, 09:49 AM #7
You can even see it being promoted on ashaway UAE facebook page :
01-09-2014, 09:56 AM #8
You're correct, it does exist. My mistake. I don't think this racket is available in the UK however. It looks pretty cool. Forgive my ignorance but what does KJ stand from?
01-09-2014, 10:08 AM #9
01-09-2014, 10:15 AM #10
01-14-2014, 02:08 PM #11
I played with my XT 700 last night for the for the first time. I only played with it for about an hour but my initial thoughts towards it were very positive. However, I feel I will be better-off placed to give a more in-depth review once I get it back from the stringers tomorrow night. I don't feel stock strings do a brand new racket any justice, so I get them replaced whenever I purchase a new racket; in this case BG65ti.
01-20-2014, 08:18 AM #12
Wow, thats a nice XT 700 u got there! 24lbs is the way to go.
I had been searching for this Ashaway Viper XT 1200 model in the local market ever since its release.
Tried calling and visiting local outlets but to no avail.
01-20-2014, 12:45 PM #13
Somehow i think XT1200 is only meant for Europe/USA market.Just like how XT1500 and XT2000 is available locally but arent available over in Europe/USA
01-21-2014, 08:47 AM #14
I seen XT1200 selling here but not XT2000.
01-21-2014, 10:35 AM #15
By the way below is the Viper XT 1200 description extracted online.
Ashaway Viper XT 1200 Hex Badminton Racket is a powerful attacking racket with good feel for defence. The head cuts the air for rapid swing speed.
Viper Weave Technology - this unique construction integrates a Meta Composite into a Ultra HM Graphite core to provide an X-treme tension frame with low torque and virtually no lateral movement even on miss hits.
HEX frame technology which provides strength in an ultra-slim construction. The hexagonal shape increases aerodynamics and together this generates ultimate speed
Carbon Nano Tube construction uses a carbon formation that provides immense strength with less weight than standard carbon formations.
The high tension head allows a max tension of 28lbs
The racket is prestrung in Ashaway Zymax
+ Viper Weave
+ Hex Frame
+ Carbon Nano Tubes
+ High Tension Frame
+ High Power
+ Max Tension 28lbs
+ Strung in Ashaway Zymax 70
Amazing racket and one of the best Ashaway rackets that i had seen so far. Definitely worth the buy. Hoping it will be available in Singapore soon....
01-21-2014, 11:51 AM #16
Just had it strung with Ashaway Zymax62 25lbs.
Have not really had the chnace to really test it out yet but the initial feel is pretty much positive.feel solid
01-26-2014, 10:18 PM #17
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