Babolat RPM Team 16 String Reel Black Customer feedback

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Comments: Babolat's quality control with this string is terrible. I bought a reel a month ago and there was no problem with the strings in the first 4 racquets I strung. The next four racquets were a nightmare. The mains broke immediately after stringing. In fact, the mains on the last racquet I strung with this reel snapped while the racquet was still on my stringer! All eight racquets were strung using the same stringer and at the same tension (50 lbs). Never in my 15 years of stringing racquets have I experienced such poor string quality. Stay away from the RPM Team and stick with RPM Blast. I should have suspected there might be a quality issue with the RPM Team since it is priced $30 lower than the Blast.
From: Larry, 10/15

Comments: Just put this string in the mains with Luxilon ALU Power Rough in the crosses and I've never played better. I love the power from the RPM Team and the control from the Luxilon ALU Power Rough. I would highly recommend it.
From: Skyler, 3/15

Comments: Originally used RPM strings on my Wilson racquet (at 54 lbs). The strings felt stiff and developed terrible tennis elbow after one month of use (having never had tennis elbow with other strings in my 20+ years of play). Replaced the strings with another string brand and all was well the over last 1.5 years. Recently, I got my racquet restrung by a new pro at our club who loves the RPM strings and put them on my racquet at 49 lbs. No tennis elbow, but still a stiff feel with much less spin than when I had Wilson NXT and other strings. After just 2 weeks, I will be replacing them.
From: Mark, 2/15

Comments: Good at first, but then tension differs and there was a big impact on my elbow. Started to hit long and erratic, and I lost feel of the strings. The stiffness (strung only at 54 lbs) had serious physical damage/impact to my elbow. Had to cut the strings out. I had better luck with Solinco Barbwire. I am an active 4.5 player in So Cal.
From: Scott, 10/14

Comments: Favorite string. Creates a lot of spin and control and is also very comfortable to play with.
From: Ian, 7/13

Comments: This string is good. It has good control and great durability with mid power.
From: MZ, 7/13

Comments: This string is in my Pro Staff 16x19 at 54lbs and is not as stiff as lux ALU Power. The power level is ok. Though it is soft but grips the ball well. It grips the ball better than ALU power and it is not move. The strings keep in place also.
From: Joe, 6/13

Comments: Good string. Not as good as Babolat's RPM Blast 16. So, overall, if you have arm/elbow problems, I would get this instead of the Blast 16, but otherwise I would definitely go for the RPM Blast 16.
From: Daniel, 6/12

Comments: It plays nothing like original Babolat RPM Blast. This string feels dull and seems to lose its playability in just a few hours. Original Babolat RPM is much crisper and bites the ball way better than this soft version.
From: First Name: Brad, 5/12

Comments: I'm a 4.5 flat hitting ground stroke player with a hard flat first serve, and I've had arm problems for some time and this was awesome. A lot softer than RPM Blast, this string is what I needed in my game - crossed it with Polyfibre Black Venom Rough at 59 lbs on a Wilson Six.One. 95 BLX racquet and it was amazing. It was soft but still quite powerful for my serve and ground strokes while still having that control that I needed to keep the ball in play.
From: Ian, 3/12

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