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GAMMA Pin Composite Pickleball Paddle
Pin Composite Pickleball Paddle by GAMMA

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Product Code: GAMPIN

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GAMMA Pin Composite Pickleball Paddle

The GAMMA Pin Paddle has a textured composite face which contributes to a high level of control and uses a top-weighted design to ensure extra power during swings. The elongated shape allows for versatility during play and reduces the amount of movement needed to reach across the court or bend down for groundstrokes. The Sensa Poly Core provides a pleasant touch and allows for smooth, precise dinks as well as point-winning slams.

The GAMMA Pin Paddle is 16-5/8” long with a still generous 7-1/8” width. The paddle’s sweet spot is particularly noticeable near the end of the paddle. It has a small handle circumference with a perforated grip that absorbs moisture and ensures traction against your hand. The face is diagonally split between black and pale blue colors, with the middle “line” revealing a honeycomb pattern that mirrors the interior core.

The GAMMA Pin Paddle is an unstoppable force that can strengthen your net game while offering a surprising amount of speed from a distance.
PickleballCentral Expert's Corner:

Staff Pro Reviews of the Gamma Pin Pickleball Paddle:

"The Pin offers lots of power for ground strokes and serves due to its elongated shape, and its extra reach is great to help reach passing shots and low shots at your feet. The fiberglass face design helps with the power, and the sweet spot is biased towards the top of the paddle. I found this paddle to be very good at generating spin on the ball, aided by its rough surface texture and long shape. If you like paddles that are bit more head biased in balance, this is your baby - when you strike a power shot the balls pops off the face. When I work with customers who come from a tennis background, this is a paddle I will be recommending. It will work well for those tennis players who are looking to soften up their game a bit, but maintain power ground strokes. It plays soft enough to help with dinks and drops, and has great potential for spin when used wisely."
Arne, Pro-Shop Staff (4.5 Player)

"When Gamma introduced the Needle (the graphite variation of this new Pin model), I really became a fan of Gamma's blade shape design. I got a chance to hit with the new Pin, and am glad to report this is also a great playing paddle. It has quite a bit of pop (more than the Needle, owing to its fiberglass face and poly core combination construction) and for an elongated paddle it has a nice sweet spot due to the slightly wider shape than other blades. As someone who prefers a slightly more square and smaller grip I also love the grip shape on this paddle which I feel helps me orient the paddle."
Jimmy, Paddle Product Manager (3.5 Player)

"After playing with the Gamma Needle, I was curious to play with the Pin. I was expecting more power from the fiberglass face, and I wasn’t disappointed. And while many may prefer the soft play control of the Needle (with its graphite face), the Pin is a great alternative for windy days and singles, and those folks who just like a more power oriented offensive paddle. When you find your shots lack the depth you need, the extra pop from the Pin will help make up for the deficit. The length of the paddle gives it a little bit of a head weight feel that can also aid in powering your shot over the net. Not to mention, you get that little extra reach that those of us who are vertically challenged desire."
John, Sales Director (3.5 Player)

Test Reviews of the Gamma Pin Pickleball Paddle:

"I have found the Gamma Pin to be an excellent, versatile paddle. The extra reach is outstanding, but the touch and feel of the paddle were a pleasant surprise. The rough surface is excellent for shot control, but there is plenty of power as well. Additionally, the paddle seems to be more durably made than other elongated paddles I have used. I am a very tall player, but I am still looking to gain every possible inch of reach in order to cover the court. This paddle allows me to do that without sacrificing the other parts of my game."

Mike Carey in Kona, HI

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Average Customer Review: 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 14 Write a review.

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Perfect paddle April 24, 2019
Reviewer: Lauren from Canton, GA United States  
My first paddle I owned was a champion graphite X. I liked that paddle, but then the elongated paddles started coming on the market. I then bought an Engage encore max. It was somewhat in between an elongated paddle and traditional. I liked that one also but felt I wanted more length. The Gamma Pin is perfect for me. I love the composite for better ball control. I am only 5’4” and I love the extra reach I get. Just started tournament play and I have won 3/4  with this paddle. I am 67, 3.5 player.

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Great paddle February 21, 2019
Reviewer: Meg M from Charlotte, NC United States  
It had everything I was looking for except for a lighter weight.  It’s supposed to be the composite version of the Gamma Needle but the available weight range for the Pin is heavier. This paddle provided the extra uumph to get my shots to the back of the court.  On the other hand I felt the weight 8.0 oz slowed my reaction time more than I liked.  I ended up exchanging the Pin for a 7.6 oz Needle which turned out to be the perfect weight. Great customer service throughout the original purchase and exchange was excellent and much appreciated.

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Pickelball paddle January 18, 2019
Reviewer: Marie Thiede from Appleton, WI United States  
Quick delivery excellent discount price. Paddle has helped me improve my drinking at net.

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Gamma Pin paddle January 10, 2019
Reviewer: Cheryl Barnes from Owens Cross Roads, AL United States  
I really love the way the Pin hits-The higher sweet spot increased my accuracy. I would recommend this paddle to women wanting a slightly heavier paddle (7.9)

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December 7, 2018
Reviewer: Jim Wilson from Bloomington, IL United States  
On sale, good price, very good info, quick shipment.... very satisfied

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