Wilson BAIARDO L Stringing Machine

With the rollout of the new Wilson BAIARDO L (Lite) machine, Wilson is entering into a different market. The introduction of the original BAIARDO was revolutionary, in that it targeted a long overdue segment of the stringing world that had been completely overlooked, the tournament stringer. The days of bending over a machine for long hours [see more]

Wilson Clash 100

Once in a while, a word just “fits”! Clash “fits” this new Wilson racquet because it disrupts the trend of “everything stiff”. Luckily this trend is dying and Wilson has, in my view, done a masterful job of expediting that demise with this concept. Not only does this racquet look good it just feels good [see more]

Yonex Protech 8 Machine Review

A Review This review is intended to offer some insight into a stringing machine based on actual usage and not on a comparison basis. Although, when making a purchasing decision comparisons can be valuable. Introduction The Yonex Protech 8 is the latest version of a well known stringing machine series. There are several significant upgrades [see more]

Alpha Ghost

The Alpha Ghost represents the next step by Alpha to provide “value” to a performance stringing machine. This machine has all the “bells and whistles” you could possibly want, at a price that makes it well within reach of any serious racquet technician. Click here to see the review.

Gamma ELS 8800…Re-Post

This is a re-post of a previous review using the new format.  All previous reviews are going to be changed to the new format so I can soon get the searchable data base up and running! Click here to see the review.      

Getting the Most from Machine Reviews

The new “Machine Review” format is now available.  If a review is not posted on the home page you can get to it  by clicking on the “Reviews” tab, then clicking on “Machine Reviews” tab, then scrolling to the review you want.  The database search function is being completed and will be active as soon [see more]

Wilson Baiardo…Review

This is a re-post of a previous review.  I know many of you use this machine and/or have had the opportunity to use one at the IART Symposium.  Your comments are welcome. Click on the machine to see the review. Click here to see the review.

True Tension Professional… a Review

I have had several requests to post a review of the True Tension system.  So, here it is!  Please keep in mind that my machines have been modified, however, the basic functions are the same on production models. At this time I do not know the status of current machine production.  I will contact the [see more]

Machine Review Update Update!

I hope you have had a chance to look at the new Machine Review format.  I have added and re-posted some reviews so please take a look at them and let me know what you think.  These new reviews will open as a PDF so it takes a second or two for them to appear [see more]

Babolat Star 5 Machine Review

This is a re-post of an earlier review.  This machine has proven to be a “workhorse” and I look forward to your comments after using this machine for a period of time. Click on the machine to see the review, or click on the blue link below. Click here to see the review