Factory String: Synthetic Gut
Strung Surface: 77.5 in2/500 cm3
Factory Grip: Dry Grip
Balance: 350 mm
Frame Shape: Tear
String Pattern: 14/18
Beam: 18 mm
Construction: Graphite and Basaltex
The competition racquet played by Mohamed El Shorbagy World Number 1. The shaft's flex benefits provide a more appropriate racquet suited to today's skillful touch player. It is powerful, fast and responsive. Construction: Graphite basaltex Multiaxial to to reduce shock and to increase better feel. Features Tecnifibre's new Custom Fit Bumber, tested by Mohamed El Shorbagy, the detachable bumper allows a more head-light balance for a phenomenal swing speed.
For the 2015/2016 Squash season, Tecnifibre has improved on their top selling Carboflex series with their release of the new Carboflex S. What does the S stand for? It’s simple… Speed… More Speed equals more power and more maneuverability. The Carboflexs(S)peed Series has taken everything that made the original Carboflex series a top market seller in 2014 and made it even better. Using player feedback from world No. 1 Mohammed El Shorbagy, Tecnifibre is sure to keep their momentum going with the new S series.
With 3 weights in the series.. 125, 130, and 135 (replaces 140). The Carboflex S series will have a weight and balance to fit any serious squash player. What makes the Carboflex such a top playing series is the unique Isomorph Shaft design. This shaft design allows for a stiff feel (for more power) will still offering superior flex benefits for ultimate feel.
The addition of Tecnifibre’s new "Custom Fit Bumper" also incorporates an optional “detachable” bumper to offer a more customized head light feel to the series.
Includes 1/2 Cover
Racquet Covers - SquashGalaxy Cover is Only $8.00
A full racquet cover is NOT provided by the manufacturer with this racquet. You have the option of adding a full cover for $8 if you would like. See below for more details.
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Our favorite Squash wrap grip is the Squash Galaxy Wrap Grip. We've been in the business a long time and always get requests on what our favorite wrap grip is for squash so we went out and made our own! The Squash Galaxy Wrap grip has a smooth and extremely tacky feel and is the appropriate length and size for any squash racquet on the market. It's only $8 to have it installed at the time of purchase.
The Python Atlas Deluxe 18g (Black) string upgrade (+$25) is recommended at the time of purchase because the factory string generally has lesser playability and durability qualities and often strung too tight. After years of play-testing and selling strings in squash and racquetball we feel we can finally recommend a string to our customer base that not only offers great durability, but backs that up with a great feel and play. The Python Atlas Deluxe is a soft, multifilament string that will gradually fray through the life cycle of the string.(This is completely normal, so don’t worry about it. It will fray down to the very last fibers) For players looking for added “feel”, try the Atlas Deluxe in an 18g which is thinner and more responsive and for those who like a little "stiffer" string, try Tecnifibre 305 Green 17g which is still a multifilament or those who like a textured string that does not fray, try the Ashaway PowerNick 18g String.
If you choose a vibration dampener go with the Python Vibration Dampner (Our favorite), Head Smart Sorb, Head Megasorb, or the BBB (Big Bad Band).
A question we get everyday is "What is Grommet Tape?" It's a piece of tape that goes over the head (bumper) of your racquet. Sometimes you need a restring because of a broken bumper. For an extra buck to add this, it could save you $25-40!!
We recommend an overgrip for players that tend a sweat a lot, want to build up a grip, or wear through wrap grips very often. An overgrip is thinner and wears quicker than re-grips, but can be changed much quicker and easier than a re-grip. We recommend the SquashGalaxy Black Overgrip or SquashGalaxy White Overgrip, but for those looking for the best sweat absorption, durability, and feel... the Overgrip/Re-grip gives the best combination. Note** when an overgrip is installed, you will not be able to see the re-grip if chose to have it installed.
We get follow up calls/emails everyday thanking us for the upgrades as they really help bring out the performance of the racquet.
If you want the best cover on the market buy the SquashGalaxy Full Racquet Cover. It has a full outside pocket, a handle strap and a large shoulder strap as well as a ventilated pocket to let your grip breathe and best of all its $2 less than the others because we want to help you by supporting our company! The charge will only be $8.00 when added to the cart for this choice instead of $10.00 like the other covers.
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Exclusive SquashGalaxy Squash Racquet Ratings
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SquashGalaxy Ratings for the Tecnifibre Carboflex 125 S Squash Racquet (1819)
SquashGalaxy's Durability Rating: 93.60
SquashGalaxy's Power Rating: Age 24- 97.88 Age 35 97.20 Age 45+ 96.30
SquashGalaxy's Control Rating: 96.03
Court Control represents how the racquet handles. We're basically looking at how certain components stacked together produce good (or bad) racquet maneuverability.
SquashGalaxy's Overall Rating: Age 24- 97.05 Age 35 96.50 Age 45+ 96.20
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Custom Fit Bumper
Tecnifibre's Custom Fit Bumper Technology was tested by Mohamed El Shorbagy, the detachable bumper allows a more head-light balance for a phenomenal swing speed
Basaltex is placed at strategic positions in order to reduce shock and to increase better feel.
ISO Sharp Design
Tecnifibre's ISO Sharp Design brings more stiffness for more power, without sacrificing swing speed.