Paddle Weight: 8.5 ounces
Handle Length: 5 1/2 inches
Paddle Core: High-Density 7mm Polypropylene Honeycomb
Paddle Surface: Toray T-700 Unidirectional Carbon Fiber
Paddle Length: 16 1/2 inches
Paddle Width: 7 3/8 inches
Grip Size: 4 inches
Grip: Gearbox Wrap
Introducing the all new Gearbox GBX Elongated 16mm Pickleball Paddle (16mm / .63" core). This is the ﬁrst offering by Gearbox in the premium PPE honeycomb core category. With its Hyper Spin and Power1 Technology, the GBX packs Spin, Power and a smooth feel behind every shot. Designed with a higher swing weight, it adds a nice pop during play. It is power-focused but will deliver control on demand. The GBX offers effortless performance with the renowned engineering and durability Gearbox is known for.
- NEW! HYPER SPIN TECHNOLOGY: Get ready to boost your Spin. The GBX’s paddle surface is constructed with Toray T-700 Carbon Fiber. Gearbox achieves its textured surface by utilizing a laser engraved mold to compress the T-700 carbon ﬁber and resins with extreme pressure and heat, resulting in a surface texture that grips the ball for remarkable spin
- NEW! R3 TECHNOLOGY: R3 Technology is a Gearbox engineered lay-up from the head to the handle of the paddle. R3 reinforces and strengthens the paddle’s structure. This lay-up design also avoids injecting or adding unnecessary perimeter weight to maintain the paddle’s maneuverability, ease to rotate and giving the GBX remarkable durability when compared to other honeycomb paddles in its class.
- NEW! POWER1 TECHNOLOGY: The Power1 technology consists of a Gearbox engineered lay-up to the throat area of the paddle. This lay-up allows the throat to ﬂex for Power and optimal Stiff ness. This technology also increases swing speed, amplifying its power performance .
- TORAY T-700 UNIDIRECTIONAL CARBON FIBER CONSTRUCTION: The GBX has an 8-ply construction consisting of a Toray T-700 Carbon Fiber outer plys and other mid-modulus underlying carbon ﬁber plys, giving this paddle an optimal construction and exceptional performance
- SOFT IMPACT ZONE: The GBX’s Sweet Spot is Large, forgiving, with a powerful yet soft feel. It offers the best combination of power with control
- GB MOLDED HANDLE: The GBX has a molded comfort handle design. This design provides strength to the handle and reﬁnes the shape, giving the user a very comfortable grip during play
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