Wilson NXT 17 String Black
Comments: I can't say enough good things about this string. I started using the new Wilson Blade 104 and I
have this string at 48 lbs and it is amazing. I still hit the ball hard and I still have not broken a string or have it fraying. I
have great control along with the comfort and power I get. The touch shots are very accurate and proficient.
Comments: I started stringing my daughter's Wilson BLX Juice 108 with this string. She is pretty much a
it was important to us that she felt comfortable hitting with this string. She was not disappointed. I started using it in my
Radical 107 at 45 pounds and found it was really good there as well. This string does not separate when hitting and I hit
hard. I am also using this gauge in my Prince Tour ESP 100 at 63/60 lbs and it feels great there as well.
Comments: Strung a racquet each in black 17g and original natural 17g -- the black lasted about 5 hours total
playing time. It is stiffer and the sheath material flakes rather than frays. No difference in feel but durability is worse than
Comments: I tried these and found them to be quite good and responsive. I am a big hitter using the Wilson
Blade Team with the strings at 51 pounds. I had no trouble keeping the ball in the court while blasting monster forehand
There is no sign of wear after 2 hours of play.
Comments: I got these for my 12 year old son, and they broke in under a half hour.
Comments: I play 4-5 times a week, and I hit with a lot of topspin. I had always used the Wilson NXT 17
which is a fantastic string, but I pop them in about a month (I have it on two racquets and strung at different tensions -
fast). I thought the coating on the black strings would last longer - Not the case! I put it on strung at 59, and I popped a
after about 10 hours of play. Very unhappy with the black version of this string, you lose some of the feel - and they pop
Comments: Looks great when strung - it was purchased for my 11 year old son for his BLX Team. Feedback
was that it played really well but it frayed in less than 2 weeks of regular play. Factory strings with Sensation lasted at least
long. It was particularly disappointing as the initial playability was fantastic and given that it is a closed string pattern
have expected them to last much longer. Have now replaced with NRG and will be interesting to see how they perform by
at the same tension (54 Lbs).