How to compare table tennis blades?

How to compare table tennis blades

Have you ever tohught how to compare table tennis blades in a webshop? It is a general need of a buyer. Until we opened our new webshop it was not easy at OSP Blades. You had the only chance to read the descriptions of the blades and decide what you want. We made the first step in the late 2014 when we established standards and added a new data sheet to show the features of OSP blades. We collected the blades’¬†attributions like

  • Speed
  • Control
  • Spin
  • Arc
  • Dwell time
  • Stiffness (bending strength)
  • Outer ply hardness

You will receive a nice sheet with scale contains all these attributions that looks like this:

How to compare table tennis blades

Then we expanded the list with few more lines:

  • Outer ply
  • Ply nr.
  • Thickness
  • Weight balance
  • Weight

After we had all the data we made som calculations and put numbers to the features where it is interpretable and put it onto our new webshop to open its compare function. Just visit our webshop and follow the three steps on these images:

Compare table tennis blades step 1

Add a blade to compare

Compare table tennis blades step 2

Click Compare button

Compare table tennis blades step 3

Enjoy