Gambler Exotic Hinoki IM8 Carbon with Mech-Tek Oh-Toro. This is an assembled racket, is ready to play combined with Mech-Tek Oh-Toro rubbers and edge tape + free pro padded cover as shown above.
About the blade:
Gambler Exotic Hinoki IM8 Carbon is a one of a kind 3 ply wood + 2 ply IM8 Carbon. This blade is fast light and nimble with very good feeling and ball feedback. Ideal for all around attacking players with an emphasis on attack, pairs well with tacky and non tacky rubbers. The hinoki gives the blade a very smooth feel, power to weight ratio is also very impressive. Outer 2x ply are hinoki, inner core is kuki wood.
Speed: 90 Ply: 3 wood + 2 IM8 Carbon Weight: 84 grams
About the rubbers:
GAMBLER Mech-Tek Oh-Toro is a moderate speed mechanical rubber perfect for players who prefer a bouncy rubber with a high grip and soft feeling. Mech-Tek Oh-Toro uses a taller pip geometry arranged in a diagonal array giving enhanced ability to hold the ball longer and catapult effect. Mech-Tek Oh-Toro characteristics are closely associated with the “European style” of play, or alternatively “Chinese style” backhand.
Speed: 94 Spin: 97 Control: 88
Sponge Type: 2.1mm Gambler “Oh-Toro” Japanese MID 37+-2