Which String Tension Should You Choose?
- Synthetic gut, natural gut or multifilament string: Start at the middle (or 2lbs above) of the recommended tension range that’s printed on your racquet.
- Polyester or kevlar: String 2 lbs below the middle of the recommended tension range that is printed on your racquet.
Consequently, what string tension Do pros use?
Typical tensions range from around 40-65lbs, but most players’ tensions fall well within that range of extremes! Generally speaking, professional stringers tend to advise players to string their rackets as low as possible whilst still being able to maintain control of the ball.
Just so, which tennis strings hold tension best?
Kevlar. Kevlar is the stiffest and most durable string available so for a string breaker who doesn’t want to fork out $$$ for restrings every week, it’s a viable option. Kevlar has excellent tension holding properties but it’s one of the harshest strings on the body and will likely cause tennis elbow.
What tension Babolat Pure Drive?