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Holabird Sports


Available Luxilon Big Banger Alu Power 16L (151427 hits) Co-PolyesterMonofilament 235 ratings $14.00* Available in: World 2014-12-02
 Durability  Power  Control  Feel  Comfort  Spin  Tension stab.  Satisfaction  Overall
86% (147/171)

Colors:   good   bad   average  ¦  Satisfaction = overall satisfaction
Ratings 56-60 of 235
Tester 7macedo7 (21), 2010-07-08  registered Residence: Portugal boys tournament player national level, medium strokes with heavy spin, allround game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
51/51 lbs Wilson BLX Six-One Team (MS, 18/20)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
 (5 hrs.)
Great string, good control and exceptional spin. I really like it.
Initially the string was elastic, but after a couple of hours it became more solid.
Satisfied? satisfied
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Tester muse of fire (1), 2010-07-07  email address provided but not confirmed Residence: Great Britain male team player upper league, hard strokes with heavy spin, allround game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
56/56 lbs Babolat Aero Pro Drive + (MP, 16/19)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
Great for spin, but I would drop the tension for more power.
Satisfied? satisfied
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StringAdjectives wire-like, rough
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Tester Tennisschläger (72), 2010-06-15  registered Residence: Germany male young seniors team player upper league, medium strokes, offensive baseline game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
57/55 lbs Head Liquidmetal 8 (OS, 16/19)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
I don't have an idea why anyone should play this string. It is only good for the first 2-3 hours. And the price is ridiculous.
Satisfied? not sure
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Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
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StringAdjectives comfortable, elastic, stretchy
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Tester redsub (1), 2010-05-18  anonymous Residence: World male team player upper league, medium strokes with moderate spin, offensive baseline game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
55/57 lbs Prince EXO3 Graphite 100 (MP, 16/18)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
I strung it 2 lbs lower than other polys (e.g. Luxilon Adrenaline, Tecnifibre Pro RedCode), but it felt significantly stiffer. So it's not recommendable if you have a sensitive arm. But control is perfect and even if you don't hit 100% precisely in the sweetspot, you still have good precision in your shots. Feel is also surprisingly good. Spin potential was alright.
Worth a try if you are looking for control. I'm very happy with this string!
Satisfied? satisfied
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I played a Luxilon Adrenaline to compare with. The Adrenaline seems significantly softer and more powerful. However I would prefer the Alu Power any time due to its excellent control. If it just wasn't that expensive. I'll monitor the durability and might use it in my league matches. For coaching it's too expensive.
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StringAdjectives crispy, precise, unique
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Tester Julian_Koch (16), 2010-05-10  Verified Tester Residence: Germany boys team player upper league, hard strokes with moderate spin, offensive baseline game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
57/57 lbs Head MicroGEL Prestige MP (MP, 18/20)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
Same level of power and control compared to the rough version. However there is less spin potential. On the other hand, it lasts longer. Comfort is average I would say.
Satisfied? n/a
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TitleDateTimeAuthor
Average comfort2010-07-0716:13:43jazzyfunkybluesy (24) anonymous Origin: World

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