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  1. Hi, Rakza Z has a high throw, so shouldn't be an...

    Hi,
    Rakza Z has a high throw, so shouldn't be an issue to lift backspin with BH flick or BH loop (when behind the table). Not sure what blade you are going to use but Rakza Z can be pretty fast and...
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  2. Hi Gozo, Enough said already!! make sure you...

    Hi Gozo,

    Enough said already!! make sure you stick with the coaching it's defo a long term thing!!
    Since I started playing again 3 years ago, being coached 2 times a week, but not intensive 1 to...
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  3. I’ll comment on ‘motivational self talk’ at the...

    I’ll comment on ‘motivational self talk’ at the end of another long winded post!!! apologies in advance!!
    But this topic is also to do with your ‘state of mind’ which is a pretty large topic!,

    I...
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  4. I have a weight advantage!!! (Disadvantage) 😂😰...

    I have a weight advantage!!! (Disadvantage) 😂😰
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  5. H8-80 unboosted 37 degree BH and 38 degree FH,...

    H8-80 unboosted 37 degree BH and 38 degree FH, compared to a tensor they are pretty dead feeling but nothing like how a 40 or 41 degree H3 (unboosted) would feel !!!!
    personally I found the 37...
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  6. Am I right in thinking that the main reason for a...

    Am I right in thinking that the main reason for a tensor on BH is for speed, because it makes up somewhat for the general lack of strength of a players BH compared to what they can produce on the FH...
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  7. Sure if an individual is ‘lazy’ doesn’t train or...

    Sure if an individual is ‘lazy’ doesn’t train or have regular coaching then the bouncy grippy type rubbers can seem easier to play with, give good spin and speed etc

    Perhaps there could be a...
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  8. Tau2, as mocker88 said is definitely more bouncy,...

    Tau2, as mocker88 said is definitely more bouncy, the sheets I have tried have retained tack very well.
    If you don’t want to boost, and still want a tacky top sheet then the best options are the...
  9. Hi KT, I felt the same when I was younger, At...

    Hi KT,

    I felt the same when I was younger, At first from beginner level, you can improve quite quickly (over a year, playing and being coached 2 or 3 times a week) but only in a sort of basic way....
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  10. Hi PPP, that clip was from a while ago, it’s...

    Hi PPP,

    that clip was from a while ago, it’s set up in my fathers garage, I moved out because of covid and just popped in to practice, both parents were classed ‘as at risk’
    I rented with my...
  11. https://youtu.be/9UMsiHPb9HM not sure it...

    https://youtu.be/9UMsiHPb9HM

    not sure it worked last time!
  12. https://youtu.be/9UMsiHPb9HM some serve...

    https://youtu.be/9UMsiHPb9HM

    some serve practice.
  13. I always took off the protective film. with...

    I always took off the protective film.
    with H3Neo it comes with a layer of booster or glue on the sponge. Some advise to remove it before boosting others leave it on and boost on top.
  14. There’s one ‘scientific’ paper (I’ve seen)...

    There’s one ‘scientific’ paper (I’ve seen) regarding speed / spin ratios of ESN bouncy/grippy and Chinese type tacky rubbers. It’s available to find on the ITTF website.
    This basically showed that...
  15. Another point I forgot to mention is tempo or...

    Another point I forgot to mention is tempo or rhythm. It can help if you practice tossing the ball and catching it with your racket hand. counting something like ‘1000 and 1’
    ‘and’ being about 1/2 a...
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  16. High toss adds ball speed / velocity before...

    High toss adds ball speed / velocity before contact which increases spin potential after contact.
    How high is high?? 1.5 / 2m+ above head height? Or higher?
    A coach I play with uses a high toss (...
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  17. Could just be the blue colour, I have a blue...

    Could just be the blue colour, I have a blue sheet of Donic Bluestorm. After a few weeks use it looks a little ‘dull’ but still plays well.
    Also have a green sheet of R48, which hasn’t had much play...
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  18. There’s a few questions to ask yourself!! What...

    There’s a few questions to ask yourself!!

    What is a good server??
    What is a good serve??
    What do you expect from your serves??

    One of the answers to the last question is EXPECT THE SERVE TO...
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  19. When I tried T05 and R53 I thought generally that...

    When I tried T05 and R53 I thought generally that the R53 felt ‘softer’ than T05, I would say the rubber top sheet of R53 felt softer than that of T05.
    that’s what I thought, personal opinion, but...
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  20. There’s no hard and fast rule as such, some...

    There’s no hard and fast rule as such, some advise more layers some less. Also thickness of glue and thickness of the layers, type of glue can play a part in how the set up then plays. Although this...
    Topic: Glueing
    by IB66
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  21. How to ‘level up’?? This season I’m playing in...

    How to ‘level up’??
    This season I’m playing in higher level leagues against better quality opponents,
    I’ve just started discussing things with the coaches I train and coach with. So this thread...
    Topic: Game Log
    by IB66
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  22. Yeah, I have one as well, great robot!!

    Yeah, I have one as well, great robot!!
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  23. There is a ‘feedback’ section when you open up a...

    There is a ‘feedback’ section when you open up a person’s profile, I think this is related to ‘traders’ only?
    could ‘feedback’ be an option?
    A rating system for advice given could be viable, more...
    by IB66
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  24. The main thing about equipment advice, is that to...

    The main thing about equipment advice, is that to a certain extent, regardless of ability, it’s a personal opinion. This is the main thing that members and those using the forum need to remember....
    by IB66
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  25. Hi, I agree with NDH / Carl, try not to get...

    Hi,
    I agree with NDH / Carl, try not to get pulled into buying a set up with top end carbon blades and rubbers, Once you reach a higher level of ability you can then start to upgrade equipment. A...
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