Wilson Four BLX Tennis Racquet

Wilson Four BLX Tennis Racquet
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Description
The Wilson Four BLX is one of the lightest, most versatile racquets on the market today. Ideal for the beginning to intermediate player seeking excellent maneuverability with the added control of a mid plus 105 square inch head. Standard 27 inch length for a nice combination of power and control for a player with a moderate swing speed seeking added pop on their shots. Combines the enhanced feel of Basalt with one of the lightest static weights in the BLX line.


Note: This racquet is pre-strung with Wilson Sensation 16 at Wilson's recommended tension of 58 lbs.

Midwest Sports only ships Wilson products to domestic addresses in the U.S. and U.S. Territories.

Specs
Racquet Specifications
  • Headsize: 105 sq. in.
  • Length: 27.00 in.
  • Weight (strung): 9.20 oz.
  • Stiffness (Babolat RDC): 71
  • Balance: 14.40 in. Head Heavy
  • Cross Section: 25/24mm Tapered Beam
  • Swingweight: 290 kg*sq. cm
  • String Pattern: 16x19
  • Grip: Wilson Comfort Hybrid
Tech

What is BLX?
Basalt is a natural volcanic rock used in manufacturing and made into fine and ultra-fine gold fibers. Basalt fibers are environmentally friendly and superior to other fibers in terms of thermal stability, sound insulation, vibration assistance and durability. With the new BLX line, Basalt fibers are woven longitudinally with the innovating [K]arophite Black to create the most advanced composite ever in the industry. Players will find the ultimate in frequency reduction while retaining the performance of carbon fiber in terms of lightness, responsiveness, stability and rigidity.

Basalt added into racquets filters out unwanted frequencies (i.e vibrations) that reach the hand to deliver a clean feedback and sensation for the perfect feel players demand.

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Reviews

Great for beginners

5 Stars

Christie from SC on 6/6/2016 12:00:00 AM wrote:

I’m new to the game of tennis and needed a racquet in a low price range that would still allow me to improve my game. I found this racquet and although I couldn’t demo it, I decided I would go for it because the price was so low. This racquet was very light and seemed to be really versatile and maneuverable on the court. For a beginner, this is the perfect transition racquet. It is light enough to give the power you need while still having control over shots. I would recommend this racquet to an intermediate player with a moderate swing speed who is looking to gain some power with a lighter frame. This racquet was prestrung, but I went ahead and paid extra to get it strung with Wilson NXT 16 at mid tension. I felt that changing the string gave me a little more power and control than the sensation. Definitely a good purchase for beginners.

well built, but vibrates

3 Stars

Kristopher250 from GA on 4/9/2016 12:00:00 AM wrote:

I've only played with it a few times, it has a great feel, but vibrates more than I can deal with. I will pass it on to one of the kids in our neighborhood. At this price, I can try it and pass it on and feel good about the purchase.

Wilson 4BLX Tennis Racquet

5 Stars

T N Prakash from FL on 3/28/2016 12:00:00 AM wrote:

For the price it is an excellent purchase. I bought it for its lightweight and it is perfect for me. The sweet spot is a little small but it helps to improve your accuracy when stroking the ball.

5 Stars

andy from KY on 3/8/2016 12:00:00 AM wrote:

Bought this racquet for my daughter. She likes it so far. Excellent price.

grw

4 Stars

john kamosa from FL on 2/17/2016 12:00:00 AM wrote:

very good 3.5 up racket great price.

Great Beginner Racquet

5 Stars

Rahul from MN on 2/10/2016 12:00:00 AM wrote:

light weight, nice power.. good for beginners

ONE OF THE BEST RACQUETS I GOT

4 Stars

good from on 9/2/2015 12:00:00 AM wrote:

THE WEIGHT IS GOOD, I CAN SWING AND SERVE BETTER, WITH MORE ACCURACY AND POWER.

my son loves the racket

5 Stars

sunitha from PA on 10/7/2014 12:00:00 AM wrote:

my son is 12 yr old playing tennis since he is 9. I do not know much about rackets so i took help of the couch and then online help. This racket weight, size, color is perfect for my son he loves it and it is relatively lighter and good for my tall 12 yr old son. It is on sale and is very reasonable for a good racket like this one

my son loves the racket

5 Stars

sunitha from PA on 10/7/2014 12:00:00 AM wrote:

my son is 12 yr old playing tennis since he is 9. I do not know much about rackets so i took help of the couch and then online help. This racket weight, size, color is perfect for my son he loves it and it is relatively lighter and good for my tall 12 yr old son. It is on sale and is very reasonable for a good racket like this one

Excellent racquet for the price

5 Stars

Contrarian from IL on 9/16/2014 12:00:00 AM wrote:

Bought this to move my junior from 26" to full size and couldn't have been happier. Very light and well-balanced with a noticeable power boost from the junior Wilson. Pictures don't do justice - good looking racquet as well. Chose Gamma Revelation strings and they seem to be a step up as well. Only negative was that it didn't come with a cover!

Light racquet. Great price!

5 Stars

Adam from WA on 9/1/2014 12:00:00 AM wrote:

I bought this racquet for my 13 year old intermediate level player. It is a nice lightweight racquet at a great price. He loves the feel of the racquet and seems to have increased control of his shots over his old racquet.

Too lite!

3 Stars

Dick from WY on 8/19/2014 12:00:00 AM wrote:

I found this racket to be every bit as light as advertized, which turns out to be just too light for me. While I am not a big swinger, I want a little more heft in a racket. This racket failed to give me that solid feeling I want when hitting the ball. If you play with pushers or spin doctors you might like this racket.

Feels like Triad, Hammer 4.0

5 Stars

Janie Harrison from IL on 3/9/2014 12:00:00 AM wrote:

I have used Wilson rackets for years and wanted to replace my old technology with new that feels just the same. This racket feels exactly like an updated version of the Hammer technology. I tried it stringing at the middle of the recommended tensions with my usual 17-gauge Wilson Sensation string. I found that I wanted just a little more power, so I restrung it 2 lbs lighter without losing any perceptible control: Solid groundstrokes and solid volleys. Perfect for us Hammer lovers!

Wilson Four BLX Tennis Racquet
$179.00 $59.00

Item # WRT71481U

  • 5 Star
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