Karakal EVO 5SL Gel

Karakal Evo 5SL Gel
120 g
head-heavy
  • Head size 495 cm²
  • Balance point 380 mm
  • Length 686 mm
  • Factory string name Nano 1.25
  • Factory grip name PU Super Grip

Pros

The Karakal EVO 5SL Gel vs other Best overall squash rackets

Head size Large head Help
495 cm²
Thin beam Thick minimum beam width Help
18 mm
Head-heavy balance Very head-heavy Help
Centre of mass closer to the head
Weight Very light Help
120 g

Cons

The Karakal EVO 5SL Gel vs other Best overall squash rackets

Beginner racket weight Very light for beginners Help
Requires more player strength to generate power
Minimum beam width Thin minimum beam width Help
18 mm
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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120 g
unique unique
Beginner racket weight
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120 g
below average below average
Doubles racket weight
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120 g
below average below average
Racket balance
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head-heavy
Head-heavy balance
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balance 37 mm toward head
above average above average
Head-light balance
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Unknown

Form factor

Length
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686 mm
Head size
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495 cm²
above average above average
Teardrop shape
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No
below average below average
Minimum beam width
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18 mm
Maximum beam width
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22 mm
above average above average

Factory strings and grip

Factory string name
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Nano 1.25
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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PU Super Grip

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