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Old 07-21-2008, 08:35 PM   #31
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Old 07-21-2008, 09:14 PM   #32
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dont get a prestige, specially not a flexpoint because know matter what you say and think about flexpoints, everyone who knows anything about racket knows they are shit.

if you are going to change the nblade would be a good step up. just remember though, if you get the nblade and find you like it, stock up on it because the kblade plays differently
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TBE i don't like neither the N or K blade

for the way you described your game i highly recommend a Babolat Pure Drive or a Microgel Extreme
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Old 07-22-2008, 09:14 AM   #34
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dont get a prestige, specially not a flexpoint because know matter what you say and think about flexpoints, everyone who knows anything about racket knows they are shit.

if you are going to change the nblade would be a good step up. just remember though, if you get the nblade and find you like it, stock up on it because the kblade plays differently
So you think it would be a better idea to get the Nblade and not change my Instinct around, would adding lead tape and changing strings make alot of difference ?
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TBE i don't like neither the N or K blade

for the way you described your game i highly recommend a Babolat Pure Drive or a Microgel Extreme
I have tried the Babolat Pure Drive Cortex Standard and thought it was a very nice racket just too powerful but it looked like it was strung quite loose ? if i had one strung at 60 would it be any better ?
Also tried the APDC and didnt like it at all.
Friend has a Microgel Extreme thought it was ok oddly shaped head :S

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So you think it would be a better idea to get the Nblade and not change my Instinct around, would adding lead tape and changing strings make alot of difference ?
the nblade is a much nicer racket than the instinct, so i would just buy one.

if you were to simply alter your instinct with lead tape, don't do it yourself; take it to someone who knows what they are doing
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I have tried the Babolat Pure Drive Cortex Standard and thought it was a very nice racket just too powerful but it looked like it was strung quite loose ? if i had one strung at 60 would it be any better ?
Also tried the APDC and didnt like it at all.
Friend has a Microgel Extreme thought it was ok oddly shaped head :S

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I dont think the shape of the head should matter

If you string the PD with the right tension it works perfectly, it depends also on how hard you hit. If you hit really hard you should use then 62 Kgs in tension maybe? It would be good since it will add speed to your strokes. The Microgel Extreme for me is really similar to the PD even though its lighter and less powerful maybe? but great feel of the ball.

Now, please don't buy the N Blade . I really don't like Wilson, especially this racquet, is to thin and for same reason stiff to me.
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Old 07-23-2008, 08:20 AM   #38
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I dont think the shape of the head should matter

If you string the PD with the right tension it works perfectly, it depends also on how hard you hit. If you hit really hard you should use then 62 Kgs in tension maybe? It would be good since it will add speed to your strokes. The Microgel Extreme for me is really similar to the PD even though its lighter and less powerful maybe? but great feel of the ball.

Now, please don't buy the N Blade . I really don't like Wilson, especially this racquet, is to thin and for same reason stiff to me.
no offence, but you're not the expert on rackets; i am. and just because you dont like the nblade (which is actually a very flexible racket), doesnt mean fenz won't. i, for example, hate the pure drive and most prince rackets but it doesnt prevent me from selling them to people.
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no offence, but you're not the expert on rackets; i am. and just because you dont like the nblade (which is actually a very flexible racket), doesnt mean fenz won't. i, for example, hate the pure drive and most prince rackets but it doesnt prevent me from selling them to people.

So Pure Drive or Nblade ?
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So Pure Drive or Nblade ?
i think the nblade is a better racket and will help you improve as a player. the pure drive is too similar to your current racket
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Old 07-27-2008, 06:56 PM   #41
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Pure Drive all the way.

You'll gain speed without sacrificing control.

As i said for ME Nblade is stiff. maybe it will help you out. but if i were you i'd go with the PDC
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no offence, but you're not the expert on rackets; i am. and just because you dont like the nblade (which is actually a very flexible racket), doesnt mean fenz won't. i, for example, hate the pure drive and most prince rackets but it doesnt prevent me from selling them to people.
Who says you're an expert on racquets? Now dude what an asshole you're. I'm free to give my opinion if i want to. And the N or K blade is a racket i'd recommed to nobody. i really hate Prince and Wilsons except the [K]Tour (wich is a great option too )
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Who says you're an expert on racquets? Now dude what an asshole you're. I'm free to give my opinion if i want to. And the N or K blade is a racket i'd recommed to nobody. i really hate Prince and Wilsons except the [K]Tour (wich is a great option too )
i would say i'm an expert because i work for a leading racket sports specialist and have sold more than Ł100,000 worth of racket sports equipment. i am also a certified master racket technician and if i remember correctly, i advised you on what racket to buy
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however it dosen't mean other people don't know about rackets too.
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however it dosen't mean other people don't know about rackets too.
true, but it does mean that i know more and have more experience advising people on which racket to buy
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