Volkl does a complete overhaul of the Organix 9. Featuring a dense 18x20 string pattern, this one gives strong intermediates and advanced players the kind of control that breeds total confidence on full cuts. Using a uniquely flexible material called V-Sponse in the grommets and Bio Sensor Grip Pin, Volkl softens the impact, which is always welcomed on a dense string pattern. But make no mistake, this one plays crisp and offers exactly the kind of low power and firm feedback that enables big hitters to attack the ball without fear of overhitting. From the baseline, fast swings and clean contact are required to unlock this racquet's surgical acumen (which is considerable). There's also some spin to be had thanks to how fast this one motors through contact. At net our TW playtesters were impressed by the speed and accuracy of this sub 12 ounce racquet. The Organix layup blends nicely with the flexible Super G Grommet System to deliver just enough feel for dropping the ball short. Serving with the 9 is an exercise in control. The sheer predictability of the response allows the player to work every inch of the box. All in all, this is a great option for those who want a more maneuverable control racquet that makes the player feel very connected to the ball. Best suited to 4.5+ players.
98 sq. in. / 632.26 sq. cm.
|Length: 27in / 68.58cm|
|Strung Weight: 11.5oz / 328.85g|
|Balance: 13in / 33.02cm / 4 pts HL|
|Beam Width: 22mm / 22mm / 22mm /|
|Composition: Organix / Carbon / Fiberglass|
|Power Level: Low|
|Stroke Style: Full|
|Swing Speed: Fast|
|Grip Type: Volkl Synthetic|
18 Mains / 20 Crosses
Mains skip: 8T 10T 8H 10H
No Shared Holes
|String Tension: 50-60 pounds|
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