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Forum: Racquet Stringing 2009-07-09, 19:59
Replies: 16
Views: 6,002
Posted By Jetpilot2112
A lot of stringers tend to "create a monster" by...

A lot of stringers tend to "create a monster" by over-thinking the whole process. Bottom line: just string the racquet conventionally, accurately, and safely...and there will be no mysteries. ;)
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2009-01-12, 19:18
Replies: 2
Views: 4,194
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Sorry I didn't have time to read what you typed...

Sorry I didn't have time to read what you typed in detail, I'm in a rush to go somewhere right now. But for now my advice is to make sure you aren't doing it as a one-piece when it should be a two...
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2009-01-03, 02:54
Replies: 21
Views: 8,800
Posted By Jetpilot2112
I almost went USAFR a while back, but i think i'm...

I almost went USAFR a while back, but i think i'm too old now; 34. I was pretty sure the cutoff was 27. There might be a waiver for 30 or so.
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-31, 19:16
Replies: 24
Views: 8,494
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Why can't it be both? ;)

Why can't it be both? ;)
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2008-12-31, 19:09
Replies: 21
Views: 8,800
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Well I'm out of work right now (big surprise...

Well I'm out of work right now (big surprise huh?) I'm hoping the lower fuel prices will have a trickle down affect. Anyway, I have 5,000 hrs and am type rated in the CL60 (Challenger) and...
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2008-12-20, 14:45
Replies: 8
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jetpilot2112
hah!! LOL! Barely!

hah!! LOL! Barely!
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2008-12-20, 03:01
Replies: 8
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jetpilot2112
i mean 51 lbs, not 48. (told to me directly by a...

i mean 51 lbs, not 48. (told to me directly by a tournament stringer who strung Nadal's stick)
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2008-12-20, 02:10
Replies: 8
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Not true...Nadal plays with the same racquet that...

Not true...Nadal plays with the same racquet that is sold on the shelf...except he adds exactly one ounce of lead at the head and has his tension at 48 lbs. :D
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2008-12-20, 02:09
Replies: 8
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Hey don't blame the messenger. :) I thought...

Hey don't blame the messenger. :)

I thought my sales rep had the newest info, not sure. oh well :rolleyes:
Forum: Racquet Stringing 2008-12-19, 18:15
Replies: 2
Views: 2,842
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Right...it should also be added that, with...

Right...it should also be added that, with Wilsons, when doing a one piece you will often have to string from throat to head, which can be done safely. Babolats are this way as well. Like Larry...
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2008-12-19, 15:22
Replies: 8
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Blake actually plays with a slightly customized...

Blake actually plays with a slightly customized 200 :)
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-13, 02:37
Replies: 14
Views: 5,443
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Interesting...makes me wonder if my 660 reel is...

Interesting...makes me wonder if my 660 reel is from a previous blend or something. I'm about 200 feet into it and have yet to break a SPPP; I tend to lose playability before any breakage occurs....
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-12, 16:35
Replies: 14
Views: 5,443
Posted By Jetpilot2112
I try to hit with assloads of topspin and use the...

I try to hit with assloads of topspin and use the 1.23 SPPP and have never had a problem with sheer...in a 16x18, nonetheless. Did they turn out a bad batch of string or something?
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-12, 16:30
Replies: 3
Views: 2,873
Posted By Jetpilot2112
1. IMHO, everything feels inferior to gut, once...

1. IMHO, everything feels inferior to gut, once you've experienced a great gut setup.
2. This is a matter of personal preference; if using a gut/poly hybrid, I always put the gut in the mains for...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-12, 16:23
Replies: 9
Views: 4,160
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Yes definitely watch for some of the new polys...

Yes definitely watch for some of the new polys coming out, such as multi-filament polys and ones that are embedded with microfibers. (i'm not making this stuff up!) :p
Tennez turned me on to MSV...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-10, 05:02
Replies: 9
Views: 4,160
Posted By Jetpilot2112
How old are you? I routinely tell teens who come...

How old are you? I routinely tell teens who come into our store to stay away from this kind of setup. Even with adults...Do the pros play with full poly setups? Why did hybrids become so popular? ...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-10, 04:58
Replies: 5
Views: 3,320
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Gut mains, definitely...your arm will thank you. ...

Gut mains, definitely...your arm will thank you. And what a drreeeammmy feel. :rolleyes: Just throwing in my $0.02 and backing up the fellas :)
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-08, 20:11
Replies: 9
Views: 4,160
Posted By Jetpilot2112
as a full setup or part of a hybrid ?

as a full setup or part of a hybrid ?
Forum: Tennis Racquets 2008-12-05, 17:35
Replies: 8
Views: 3,368
Posted By Jetpilot2112
New 2009 Dunlops

Dunlop rep stopped by the other day with about half of the new '09 racquets...a couple of them look pretty neat. Red/black paintjobs and a newly designed 300tour which Blake will be playing with. ...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-05, 17:31
Replies: 12
Views: 5,166
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Preface and initial thoughts: I've played with...

Preface and initial thoughts:
I've played with this string for a few hours so far...it's not that bad. I thought it might be gimmicky in one way or another, but it seems pretty normal. Using it...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-12-01, 21:22
Replies: 3
Views: 3,146
Posted By Jetpilot2112
How about Volkl Powerfibre 18?

How about Volkl Powerfibre 18?
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-11-28, 21:09
Replies: 12
Views: 5,166
Posted By Jetpilot2112
And if the strings break, would it be considered...

And if the strings break, would it be considered "breaking wind?" ...and would it make a fart sound?? :rolleyes:
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-11-26, 16:53
Replies: 12
Views: 5,166
Posted By Jetpilot2112
The Wilson reps said it was supposed to play like...

The Wilson reps said it was supposed to play like an NXT, so I might expect it to be somewhere around that price point...
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-11-26, 16:42
Replies: 12
Views: 5,166
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Will do, Larry! :)

Will do, Larry! :)
Forum: Tennis Strings 2008-11-25, 21:01
Replies: 12
Views: 5,166
Posted By Jetpilot2112
Lightbulb New 2009 Wilson string: air-filled hollow core

Just wanted to let you guys know that I am playtesting a new string by Wilson which is due to be released in early '09. Reps dropped it off to our store within the last couple of weeks. (Forgive me...
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