Ashaway Hornet 495

Ashaway Hornet 495
140 g
head-light
  • Head size 493 cm²
  • Balance point 323 mm
  • Length 686 mm

Pros

The Ashaway Hornet 495 vs other Best overall squash rackets

Head size Large head Help
493 cm²

The Ashaway Hornet 495 vs other Best overall control rackets

Weight Light Help
140 g

Cons

The Ashaway Hornet 495 vs other Best overall squash rackets

Head-light balance Very head-light Help
Centre of mass closer to butt

The Ashaway Hornet 495 vs other Best overall control rackets

Doubles racket weight Somewhat light for doubles Help
Less stable against heavier doubles ball
Neutral balance Very unbalanced Help
Centre of mass not at midpoint of length

Specifications

Weight & balance

Light-weight
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140 g
Beginner racket weight
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140 g
Doubles racket weight
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140 g
Racket balance
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head-light
Head-heavy balance
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Unknown
Head-light balance
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balance 20 mm toward grip
below average below average

Form factor

Length
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686 mm
Head size
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493 cm²
above average above average
Teardrop shape
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Yes
above average above average
Minimum beam width
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Unknown
Maximum beam width
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Unknown

Factory strings and grip

Factory string name
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Unknown
String pattern
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Unknown
String density for control
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Unknown
String density for power
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Unknown
Factory grip name
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Unknown

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