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Murray’s new weapon: The HEAD Graphene Radical



Originally published on: 31/10/13 00:00

The latest series of Radical frames features HEAD's Graphene technology, which combines power and manoeuvrability.

The use of the lightweight graphene, which has a breaking strength 200 times greater than steel, allows for the weight in the racket to be redistributed to the grip and the tip of the frame to create greater power with less effort.

"The new HEAD Graphene Radical really suits my game,” Murray said. “It gives me the power I need without compromising on my creativity on court.”

Available to buy from November 4, the Radical series feature a colourful design influenced by street art, with the MP, REV and S models available as well as Murray’s Graphene Radical Pro frame.

HEAD Graphene Radical series
YouTek™ Graphene™ Radical Pro
YouTek™ Graphene™ Radical MP YouTek™ Graphene™ Radical S YouTek™ Graphene™ Radical REV
Beam 20/23/21 mm 20/23/21 mm 22/25/23 mm 20/23/21 mm
Weight 310g / 10.9 oz 295g / 10.4 oz 280g / 9.9 oz 260g / 9.2 oz
Length 685 mm / 27’’ 685 mm / 27’’ 685 mm / 27’’ 685 mm / 27’’
Head size 630 cm/ 98 in2 630 cm2 / 98 in2 660 cm/ 102 in2 630 cm/ 98 in2
String pattern 16 x 19 16 x 19 16 x 9 16 x 19
Balance 315 mm / 1’’ HL 315 mm / 1’’ HL 320 mm / 1’’ HL 360 mm / 2/3’’ HL

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