The “Monster” racket series are our favorite. For the player who is looking for a unique yet playable racquet, this is our “collector” line. Made with our exclusive composite Corkintens®, this is a 5-layer cross grain racquet with a 10 mm cork heart and 2 layers of 6/10 precious wood for a profile of 14 mm and 306 grams. The precious woods we use give the racquets an incomparable beauty, a graphic yet natural finish. The “Monster” racquets are unique pieces, each one varying from the other – real gems existing only in limited editions.
The wood we use varies and depends on the variety of wood that we find at our specialized suppliers (marquetry craftsmen, cabinet makers, instrument makers and other wood craftsmen). Baliboa™ is dedicated to promoting their traditional know-how, to mixing it with ours and to make it part of everyday contemporary life. Wood varieties we use (some of which are nearly 100 years old):
A rare and exclusive product, the “Monster” is digitally marked with our logo using anti-UV ink and varnished with three layers of bio-epoxy for a marine grade finish. It is a high-end racquet that asks to be cherished and cared for.
This is the racquet for players looking for a more competitive racquet. More head-heavy, those who like to rally over long distances and hit harder will appreciate this one. Made with our exclusive composite Corkintens®, this is a 5-layer cross-grain racquet with a 10 mm cork heart and 4 layers of cross-laminated 9/10 French beech wood for a profile of 15 mm and a weight of 330 grams. .
The cork offers malleability, flexibility and lightness; the beech wood has a structuring role, is highly reactive, resistant, and provides stiffness and superior strength. Available in several colors, the “Hero” is digitally printed using UV resistant ink and varnished with bio-epoxy for a marine grade finish. The design changes each season.
The “Nude” is our entry-level racquet. Made with our exclusive composite Corkintens®, this is a 5-layer cross grain racquet with a 10 mm cork heart, 2 layers of 20/10 French beech wood and 2 layers of 6/10 ash wood for a total of 13 mm and 294 grams. The cork offers malleability, flexibility and lightness; the beech wood has a structuring role and offers stiffness. The ash wood offers adaptability and endurance. .
The “Nude” racquet is left natural, marked manually and varnished with bio-epoxy for a marine grade finish. This is the perfect racquet for your requests for customization.