When your grip loses its tackiness, is starting to wear off, or looks like this (yuck!) If your racquet already has an overgrip, start by removing the old one and clean the grip from any sticky residue. Now unroll the new overgrip. Attach the most narrow end of the overgrip to the butt cap of the tennis racquet. Wind the grip around the racquet.
Step-by-step instructions. 1. Remove grip and staple, being careful not to tear the grip if reusing. Clean any tape debris from the handle. 2. Slide the heat shrink sleeve over the butt cap and up the handle, overlapping the handle end by about 3/8 inch.
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The heat-shrink tube or Grip Enlarger is a thin cover made from synthetic material which can be slid over the 'naked' grip (i.e. the tennis racket without the standard grip) of a tennis racket. It is then 'melted' around the naked grip of the tennis racket by using the hot air off a hairdryer.
Turn the racket upside down and wedge the racket head between your legs to keep the handle firmly up and in place. Wrap in the right direction. Line up the new grip’s tapered end to the same bevel the previous grip was on before. If you’re a right-hander, you’re going to pull the tape to the right and wrap.
For this repair you will be removing your old grip and replacing it with a new Replacement Grip that you purchased from a sports store. This guide will also explain how to apply an Overgrip that you may have purchased for a variety of reasons: disliking the texture of the replacement grip, feeling you want a thicker grip, or simply wish to protect the more expensive Replacement Grip.
The replacement grip is the first grip that is wrapped around the handle of the tennis racket. In general, the replacement grip has several functions. Firstly, it provides the necessary support and playing comfort so that the handle fits perfectly in your hand. The replacement grip also absorbs most of the vibrations that occur when hitting the ball.
Scissors - to trim grip and finishing tape; Staple gun (optional) - to secure grip to handle when starting; 1. Remove grip and staple, being careful not to tear the grip if reusing. Clean any tape debris from the handle. 2. Slide the heat shrink sleeve over the butt cap and up the handle, overlapping the handle end by about 3/8 inch.
38 gram Logitech Superlight with Kailh switches, tennis-grips and Hyperglides. (Melted\\Formed to better fit my grip) Close. 124. Posted by. u/ZeptikkHue. 3 months ago.