As the name implies, strung weight is the weight of a tennis racquet with tennis strings ...
Light weight tennis rackets normally weigh less than 10.5oz (or 285g) and are ideal for beginner ...
OPPUM Adult Carbon Fiber Tennis Racket, Super Light Weight Tennis Racquets Shock-Proof and Throw-Proof,Include Tennis Bag Tennis Overgrip 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,280 $38.89 $ 38 . 89 $49.99 $49.99
See more videos for Tennis Racquet Weight
RDC stands for Racket Diagnostic Centre, the machine used to calculate swing weight. When you see that a racket has a swing weight of 330 RDC, this means that this is the number that the machine determined for the particular racket’s swing weight. This is not to be confused with grams.
Weight is what you feel if you pick the racquet up by the tip or handle while allowing the opposite end to hang straight down to the ground. Weight is also what you feel if you pick the racquet up at the balance point.
300 grams (or 10.6 ounces) is an average weight for a racket. Less than 285 grams (10 ounces) is considered light. More than 310 grams (or 11 ounces) is considered heavy. Tennishead suggests…. As you’d expect, a heavy racket in general means more power but less manoeuvrability and vice versa with a light racket.
The difficulty in analysing SW, as with all racket variables, is unless you own a racket shop and hitting wall you can’t ever really check whether the differences in feel and performance are due to SW, static weight, balance, polarization, flex, string type, tensions or vibration frequency, to name just a few.
OPPUM Adult Carbon Fiber Tennis Racket, Super Light Weight Tennis Racquets Shock-Proof and Throw-Proof,Include Tennis Bag Tennis Overgrip 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,200 $39.99 $ 39 . 99 $49.99 $49.99