Dead Rubber

Table Tennis Equipment

Last updated 10 years ago

Vineet Pandya

Vineet Pandya Asked 10 years ago

Sir, I wanted to know that how can I check that a rubber is dead or not?

Alois Rosario

Alois Rosario Answered 10 years ago

Hi Vineet,

Rub your finger over the rubber.  If it doesn't grip your finger it is definitely dead.

You can also take a look at the rubber.  Hold it on an angle and if you can start to see the pimple showing thorugh the rubber, it is getting worn.

It will start to have a glassy look when it starts to get worn. 

Make sure you do these things after you have cleaned your bat.

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Vineet Pandya

Vineet Pandya Posted 10 years ago

Thank you very much sir. I had a doubt that my old rubber was dead, but it isn't!! Thank you once again!!

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