String & Stringing Guide

String is one of the most important gears for tennis players. No matter how good a tennis racquet is, a bad string can seriously hamper the performance. Effectively, strings make or break the game and hence all good tennis players lay a lot of emphasis on strings.

String impacts 5 importance factors of the play – Spin, Control, Durability, Feel & Comfort.

Here is a short primer put together’s inhouse tennis expert to help us find the right type of string and tension.

Gauge Elasticity Durability Spin Feel Comfort
Thinner More Less More More More
Thicker Less More Less Less Less

String Tension Power Control Durability Feel Comfort
Softer More Less More More More
Tighter Less More Less Less Less

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