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Tempest Wave Pro Graphite Paddle
The Tempest Wave Pro Paddle is available in two grip sizes and two colors.


 
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Price $179.99


Product Code: PTK100


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Tempest Wave Pro Graphite Pickleball Paddle by Paddletek

The Tempest Pro Graphite Paddle uses Smart Response Technology to strengthen the feel and sensitivity of the original Tempest Wave. You get the same responsive touch, but with a broader and more forgiving sweet spot which translates to consistent responsiveness across the face of the paddle. In short, this is a control-oriented paddle that doesn't sacrifice the power you have become accustomed to in the venerable Tempest model line.

The Tempest Pro Graphite Paddle comes with either a thin or thick grip so you can choose the style which best suits your needs. The handle is 5-1/4" long which offers enough extra space to adjust your grip for either more reach or control. The 8" wide graphite face creates a large sweet spot that will feel smooth no matter where you hit.

The Tempest Pro Graphite Paddle will take both your skill shots and slams to a new level with its high quality materials.

Actual grip sizes may vary up to 1/8".

As of February 2021, the Tempest Wave Pro is part of the Expanded Tempest Pro line. The line has expanded to create multiple shape options for the players, allowing them to use the same beloved 5-Star rated paddle technology, but giving the choice in shape to best suit their game. The Tempest Wave Pro is a traditionally shaped paddle with a wider sweet spot, and sets the industry benchmark for control. It's counterpart, the Tempest Reign Pro is a slightly longer, slightly more narrow version of the Wave Pro graphite paddle, giving more power with s longer (but slightly narrower sweet spot). The two shapes share the same core and face technology - here's how they compare:
Tempest Wave Pro Graphite Pickleball Paddle by Paddletek

Below are some video reviews from strong amateur and pro players describing their experience with the Tempest Pro - these videos may have been shot before the launch of the latest colors, so while the paddles may not look the same, they play the same as the current model.
Maggie Remynse Tempest Pro Paddle Review
Tempest Pro Paddle Review
Video - Sarah Yates
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Reviews of the Tempest Pro Graphite Paddle

Video Transcription - Maggie Remynse

Hi, my name is Maggie Remynse. I am originally from Michigan but right now I live in upstate New York in Buffalo. So, I play with the Tempest Pro. I've been playing with this paddle since December when it was first released. What I really love about this paddle is, it really joins being able to play the soft game and getting some power on it. So, I used to play with the Tempest, just the regular, and I love the fact that I can get some really good dinks with it, and my 3rd's were great but I didn't get as much power as I liked, so with this paddle I get to join the power of the Bantam with the soft game of the Tempest and this is what I love about this paddle.

Video Transcription - Shari O'Quinn

Hi, my name is Shari O'Quinn. I live in Gig Harbor, Washington. This is the Tempest Pro. I fell in love with this paddle the moment it was put in my hand. It has incredible balance. I think it's one of the best balanced paddles out there. I love the touch and the control that I get when I play with the Tempest Pro, love this paddle.

Video Transcription - Sarah Yates

Hi, my name is Sarah Yates-Parker. I'm originally from Ft. Meyers, Florida but moved to North Carolina when I played soccer in college. I use the Tempest Pro made by Paddletek. I recently changed to this paddle because of the touch and feel. It's a little lighter than what I'm used to but is very helpful when in defensive mode so that's why I use the Tempest Pro.

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5 of 5 Service September 6, 2022
Reviewer: Trey DuPont from Truckee, CA United States  
Pickle ball central was amazing.  Paddle was here in 48 hours.

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5 of 5 Tempest Wave Pro September 6, 2022
Reviewer: Lezlie from Sugar Land, TX United States  
I tried many paddles out on my quest to find the right one for me, and I pretty much knew from the first few hits that this was the one!

Pickleball Central got my paddle to me fast.

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5 of 5 Quality of paddle and Cus Svc September 2, 2022
Reviewer: Teresa  
Pickleball Central has the best customer Service.  Always available to answer your questions.  Their shipping dept is great too.  They really go above and beyond and really try to fulfill your special requests.  I ordered my paddle on a Friday and received it that following Monday!!

Paddletek Wave Pro is a fantastic paddle.  Great control and power when needed. Love how it handles.  I never used a 7.6 oz, but it's a really sharp paddle!   Thanks so much for

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5 of 5 Tempest Wave Pro Paddle August 31, 2022
Reviewer: Rick from Richmond, RI United States  
I have tried several paddles and am new to paddleball. After reading multiple good reviews I decided to go with this paddle. It has a good feel in the hand, the grip size is just right for my hand. It has helped with my shot control and is forgiving outside of the sweetspot. Paddle head is a good size and has a good sweetspot. Overall I am very satisfied with this paddle.

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5 of 5 Great paddle. August 26, 2022
Reviewer: Charlie from Texas, United States  
Love this paddle.  It has improved my game with more feel and good power.  Much more control with this paddle.

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