Archives for January 2012

Wilson Six.One Ninety Five 16×18 BLX Review

The Six.One series has been around for a long time with Wilson giving us new and updated versions from year to year. This is a solid 27 inch “players” racquet with a weight of 350g (12.35 oz strung) to give plenty of bang from the baseline if that’s your game. However, if you’re an all-court [see more]

Wilson Juice Pro BLX Review

Wilson designed this frame with a unique modern feel for the big hitting power and spin players. Our Juice Pro weighed in at 336g (11.85 oz strung) and the strung balance was 5.95 head points light. You’ll find nice control since this 95 square inch frame incorporates a 16×20 stringing pattern and generating power should [see more]

Wilson Juice 100 BLX Review

The 100 square inch version of the Juice is lighter than the Pro model by almost an entire ounce and the stiffness difference between the two is quite noticeable. The Pro model tested out at an RDC stiffness value of 62 while the 100 tested at 70. That’s enough difference in stiffness to offset the [see more]

Wilson Juice 108 BLX Review

The 108 square inch version of the Juice is even lighter than the Pro and 100 models and with this one, you get an extra quarter inch in length at 69.22mm (27.25 in) The stiffness on this model is almost identical to the 100 model at an RDC reading of 68. This is a good [see more]

Wilson Five BLX Review

This is the popular “Five” series that has been re-defined in this updated 2012 model to offer a new experience of power + comfort according to Wilson. Featuring Wilson’s unique Triad technology, the new Five offers an outstanding blend of power and comfort in a mid-plus head for improved maneuverability and feel from anywhere on [see more]

Insurance: A Lifetime Solution for Financial Security

As your priorities change at every stage of life, you need to change with them, especially when it comes to insurance. Coverage that meets your needs when you are 25 years old is likely to be different when you reach age 55. As you think about your evolution through life, consider these important stages and [see more]

Wilson Pro Staff Six.One 95 BLX Review

The new 2012 Pro Staff Six.One line is what could easily be referred to as the “be like Roger” line. Now players have the option of the PS Six.One in three (3) different head sizes; 90, 95, & 100 square inch. All incorporate the following: BLX Technology…BL=Basalt. Basalt is a natural volcanic rock. It can [see more]

Wilson Pro Staff Six.One 100 BLX Review

The new 2012 Pro Staff Six.One line is what could easily be referred to as the “be like Roger” line. Now players have the option of the PS Six.One in three (3) different head sizes; 90, 95, & 100 square inch. All incorporate the following: BLX Technology…BL=Basalt. Basalt is a natural volcanic rock. It can [see more]

Wilson Steam 100 Review

The new Wilson Steam 100 is a unique racquet providing a lighter-weight, modern and crisp feel for all-around power and spin. This frame is obviously targeted at a very wide audience with a strung weight of 308g (10.86 oz) and a swing weight of 311. This is a nice mid-range racquet where weight is concerned–not [see more]

Wilson Six.One Team 16×18 BLX Review

The Six.One series has been around for a long time with Wilson giving us new and updated versions from year to year. This is the Team version of the Six.One Ninety Five and if you’re not familiar, “Team” always represents a lighter version of the frame. That difference in this frame means you’re dropping from [see more]