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Soulspin introduced table tennis blades made of basalt fiber

High-tech Roots Basalt 6 is a result of research in new materials and better technologies conducted by the company’s R&D department that is headed by Michael Schneider. Basalt layer provides a range of unique features, but the special feature of basalt blade is its greater flexibility in comparison to a carbon analogue.

Due to basalt fiber inlay, the blade becomes much less stiff in comparison to a carbon blade, although it is similarly fast. According to the developers, the ball feeling is very soft, similar to non-composite blades. Vibration can be reduced and feedback of Roots Basalt 6 is very clear. Basalt blades have a high spin potential, characterized by a high ball bounce and a nice curve. The producer claims that they are particularly perfect for offensive players who do not want to give up on the soft ball feeling despite the high speed.

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In addition to the great quality for playing, Roots Basalt 6 blades are eco-friendly since basalt fiber is a completely natural product suitable for utilization.

The cost of the new product is about $200. However, having tried a new blade model, table tennis enthusiasts claim it to be ideal for playing, offering a good value for money.

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