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Holabird Sports


Available WeissCANNON Ultra Cable 1.23 (38099 hits) Co-PolyesterMonofilamentStructured surface 170 ratings $12.00-$13.00* Available in: World 2018-10-29
 Durability  Power  Control  Feel  Comfort  Spin  Tension stab.  Satisfaction  Overall
91% (135/148)

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Ratings 1-5 of 170
Tester Humario (1), 2018-10-29  Verified Tester Residence: Germany male team player lower league, medium strokes with heavy spin, offensive baseline game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
53/53 lbs Head Graphene Touch Speed MP (MP, 16/19)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
 (12 hrs.)
I'm using this string in the mains in a hybrid combination with WeissCannon Silverstring 1.20. Worked really well for me. Nice depth in my strokes. Spin was good but I got significantly better spin from Tennisman Cube S and BigStar Styx. Thus I will stick with the hybrid Silverstring/Cube S.
Satisfied? satisfied
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StringAdjectives soft, comfortable, lively
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Tester jaakko (1), 2018-10-17  email address provided but not confirmed Residence: Finland male young seniors recreational player
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
53/51 lbs Head Graphene XT Extreme MP A 16x16 (MP, 16/16)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
Just wish to point out that if you use this one on a clay court, especially those made of crushed stone material, the sharp edges will be worn out VERY fast. Easily seen under dissecting microscope when comparing central part to the margins of the frame. Probably best suited for hard courts and carpets indoors.
Satisfied? satisfied
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StringAdjectives lively, crispy, precise
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Tester torkelherr (3), 2018-09-21  email address provided but not confirmed Residence: Switzerland male young seniors team player lower league, medium strokes with moderate spin, allround game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
47/46 lbs Head Graphene XT Radical MP (MP, 16/19)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
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Strung in one pieces on an electronic machine. Strung significantly softer than usual. The sharp edges hurt my fingers during stringing. Knots were not easy to tie.
Played on clay court at moderate and warm temperatures with my usual balls (Tretorn Control+). Power was very good thanks to the low tension. Thanks to the good control and incredible spin potential I had very good precision, angles worked very well. Feel on impact was very nice, and slice and drop shots worked well (Isospeed Pyramid still worked a bit better though). Comfort was good for a poly.
As far as I can tell durability and playability are also good.
Satisfied? satisfied
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Comparison relates to Isospeed Pyramid (which I reviewed on July 3rd, 2018). The Ultra Cable provides even better spin than the Pyramid (which is already on a very high level). On the court this meant that my forehand shots worked awesome. On the backhand, though, the Pyramid worked a bit better for me, so bottom line the ratings are equal except for spin.
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StringAdjectives lively, precise, rough, innovative, unique
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Tester Timgus (6), 2018-08-19  registered Residence: Australia male team player upper league, medium strokes with moderate spin, allround game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
48/48 lbs Wilson Blade 2015 (MP, 16/19)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
Strung using Wise tension head. Extremely square and sharp. Cut your fingers kind of sharp. As with many shaped polys it felt bigger than its stated size. First hit I thought I'd strung it up too high, but after 5 minutes the string softened considerably and was brilliant. Surprisingly good comfort and dwell time. Got about 15 sets of tennis before I cut it out, although it could have kept going. Very satisfied.
Satisfied? satisfied
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MSV Focus-HEX 1.23
Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
 
Similar string(s): n/a
StringAdjectives comfortable, stiff, wire-like, crispy, innovative, unique
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Tester grand_slam (18), 2018-07-14  Verified Tester Residence: Hongkong male team player upper league, medium strokes with moderate spin, allround game
Test Conditions Tension Racquet
50/50 lbs Babolat Pure Strike 16x19 (Project One7) (MP, 16/19)
Absolute Rating Durability Power Control Feel Comfort Spin Tension Stability
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The sweetspot is BIG. Maybe too big I would say. This trades off with some control and accuracy in my opinion. I strung the Ultra Cable with "surface-over-surface" set up. It reduced the notching on the main strings but I felt the string was not biting the ball very much and let the ball slip in some occasions. After all, it is still a great string with lot of easy power.
Satisfied? satisfied
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StringAdjectives soft, comfortable, springy, unique
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