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Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit

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A great Carbon blade for the European style of looping play. Good balance of speed and control. Used by young German sensation, Timo Boll.

Speed: 83
Control: 79
Weight: 89
Ply: 5W, 2A/C


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FAQ: Does Megaspin sell Japan-made Butterfly blades?

Some Butterfly blades like Korbel and Grubba are produced in factories both in Europe and in Japan, so they exist in 2 variants. When a Japanese blade has a Europe-made version, we always carry the Japanese variant. Other blades like Butterfly Timo Boll Offensive are only made in China so we cannot carry a Japanese variant of these blades.

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Reviews of Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit (86)

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 External Review for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on September 10, 2017
Wonderful blade. Mine is 93 gr. Any under 92gr are not suit my style. Fh T05 and Bh T80. Topspin vs backspin on FH, Block and punch with BH quite easy. Speed/control ratio is extremely high. Can not miss any shot :)
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 External Review for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on April 13, 2017
It is hard and stiff with no flex or vibration making blocking and chopping easy but on the other hand the dwell time is low and the feel of the ball is not great. Tensor/springy rubbers make the feeling worse and the game close to the net difficult. I use hard, heavy, tacky, Chinese rubbers because they increase the feel, dwell time, control and they force me to improve my technique (I am a looper). Chinese rubbers disrupt the weight balance (becomes head heavy). It feels more balanced when you put Butterfly rubbers on it but is still heavy. Use Yasaka rubbers (Rakza 7 or Mark V HPS) if you want to keep the racket light. Timo Boll Alc has more weight in the handle than the Spirit so head heaviness is less of an issue. Spirit is fast even far away from the table, if you have the right technique and physical strength. The flared handle is a bit slim and slippery on the upper part. I have changed rubbers 4-5 times and still no sign of splinters on the wood surface. Solid craftsmanship that can sustain a lot of hardship during training. With slow rubbers it behaves like a perfect allround blade. With tensor rubbers it can be crazy fast. If I could turn back time I would start with hard, slow, easy to control rubbers (like Mercury II) and, if needed, move to faster ones. You can start and finish your career with this blade. There are equally good blades, like Petr Korbel or Korbel SK7, with half the price
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 External Review for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on March 26, 2017
One of the best blades,fast but not to fast,greta fot blocking and counter attack,loops great,short game good but need little bit of practice. Paired best with soft rubbers like T05 FX.
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Review by druppel (Verified Customer) for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on February 16, 2017
Blade is very nice and performs as expected. it is well suited to close to the table and mid-distance OFF play, but has enough feel for defensive touch shots from anywhere. I have it paired with Tenergy 05 & 05fx which seem to be very well suited for aggressive play.
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 External Review for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on December 29, 2016
TBS w/ TO5....I think it's heavy. It's okay when only practicing but in a real match, it's not. Great touch but too slow for heavy blade.
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Review by gustamanh0 (Verified Customer) for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on November 2, 2016
Excellent blade, very responsive. Combo'ed with both Tenergy 05. Loving it
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Review by ge_force84 (Verified Customer) for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on October 26, 2016
the blade has an excellent control when using backspin chop but during topspin and flick shots you should adjust the position of your blade when hitting the ball or else you can't control it but overall it is an excellent blade because of its power when attacking the ball an it is also excellent when looping
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 External Review for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on March 19, 2016
Scope: 1400+ Player with Off- style. 1st custom bat (so not much to compare outside of what I was able to use within my club eg. TBZLC, Stradivarius, and some others). Rubber: Tenergy 05-FX

Overall First Impression: Nice size and weight (~90g), very well balanced. Adjusted very easily. I think the balance between Off (Speed, Spin) and Control allows the player to impose their style directly upon the racquet rather than the other way around.
Handle: I have slightly above average hands and thought the TBZLC was more comfortable. I ordered a butterfly grip tape for my TBS...huge difference, much more comfortable, and gave me a better grasp of the paddle (I even liked it better than the TBZLC without the grip tape, so overall I think if you have a normal hand size it should be fine, otherwise a little grip tape made a significant difference)

Speed: Slower than I thought for a a/c blade but again it allows you to control the shot without launching the ball. Don't read this to mean it is slow!, its just not as fast as the ZLC, which isn't necessarily a bad thing (Obviously the rubber you play with will make a difference). Great for close to table and mid distance. Looped well (work in progress so I cannot elaborate)

Spin: Again, just a well balance blade. With average stiffness and a medium hardness, your not going to be below or above par with the racquet alone. It will really depend on the rubber and style of play the one has.

Control: The above says it all! The balanced nature allows for a generally well controlled all around game

Overall: Great racquet to build a baseline from, especially if your starting out or upgrading (with an Off/All+ Style). Totally worth it and unless your switching from something specific (eg. a super fast or spinny blade and expecting that level of the same in TBS) you won't be disappointed! 9/10 (assuming a perfect blade doesn't exist)
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 External Review for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on March 9, 2016
I am used this blade with Tibhar Aurus and Aurus Soft, a deadly combination. I am rating this on every aspect.
Topspins/Loops-9/10 ( The blade has good dwell time so loops and topspins are very heavy and not easy to pick)
Chop-8/10 (Although This is a offensive blade not made to defence but then also chops are having so much spin)
Push-8.5/10 (Shorter rallies are easy )
Block-9/10 (This blade is stiff also that is why blocks are very easy)
But I will suggest this blade for a Advanced player because it is very fast made for the person who can control the ball.
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 External Review for Butterfly Timo Boll Spirit on December 25, 2015
Speed is ok.This blade is a little flexible.Hitting ball with a distinct feel,can grip ball easily and do some spinny shot. Easy to control the arc.
Forehand:Adidas Tenzone sf/Backhand:Tenergy 05
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