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  • Broke your current racquet

    212 12.39%
  • Just wanted to get the latest cool racquet

    193 11.28%
  • Add to your collection of racquets

    131 7.66%
  • It's a classic, I must have it!!!!!!!

    43 2.51%
  • Need a back-up

    221 12.92%
  • Impulse buy!!!!!!!!

    131 7.66%
  • The racquet was made for me so I must have another just in case I break my first

    103 6.02%
  • Curious to try a racquet everyone was talking about

    210 12.27%
  • A little of everything mentioned

    467 27.29%
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    Lining is too cheap???

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    yes. if you brake the shaft so its just the handle. then get some string and weights you can tie the string around the weights and the handle then roll up the weights with your hands above your head. Thats how i got a strong hit

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    Why the need? ....... its an addiction!

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    i need a neww racquet cause may sore arm and tedonitis in my elbow from smashing with my NS7700 told me too. Im looking at something arm-friendly. I'm not worried about lactic acid, so im looking at AT900T (ArmorTec 900 Technique)

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    ohhh too many reasons for buying new racquet. my reasoning(the logical side) i see a new technology in materials, racquet design and i wanna try it. and it asia there's no shop that'll lend u the racquet for a day to test(in london they do, decathlon). i dont normally collect them...if i find they completely dont fit me, i'd sell them off for 20 to 30% off. theres quite a liquid market for used racquets on this site. it also motivates me to go play more often....

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    I am looking for a back up racket for my armotec 700 old color, looking for an stiff racket, any bros can recommend me one, want to use for my doubles play ?

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    Because I only have 12 rackets and I need to catch up with my RC (remote control) cars/trucks/helicopters....

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    wow 12 hahahaha ...

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    ya... i don't tend to throw out or sell old rackets. Still have a cab 8 in the bag...

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    soon bro druss will surpass Hidayat T 15 piece of racquets hehehe

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    LOL, I've even got a slim 10 still in the bag... never really use it though.

    I'm just waiting on the Z slash right now.

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    I'm a sucker for buying new cool stuff

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    I buy new racquets because they inspire me to play more often. I look upon it as an investement, not in a racquet, but in my health.

    And is it really so much money? Do you know the cost of a set of golf clubs? I have a friend who has 4 sets!

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    Is it new year??

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    am getting younger... thats why I need one...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grotius View Post
    I buy new racquets because they inspire me to play more often. I look upon it as an investement, not in a racquet, but in my health.

    And is it really so much money? Do you know the cost of a set of golf clubs? I have a friend who has 4 sets!
    You may want to compare to swimming, all you need is a tiny swimming brief or even cheaper, try swimming naked...only one thing to worry if you swim in lake, watch out for piranha...LOL.

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    Quote Originally Posted by extremenanopowe View Post
    am getting younger... thats why I need one...
    Maybe you have money to burn and not sure what to do with them, so best is to support the economy, store owner, racket maker, player financially...LOL

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