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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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Average Customer Review: Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 335 Write a review.

  1 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
 
5 of 5 Excellent paddle May 21, 2022
Reviewer: Leslie from Winthrop, WA United States  
I live my new Tempest Wave.  I have so much more control and still lots of power.  Now I can work on skills with confidence.

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5 of 5 Awesome May 17, 2022
Reviewer: Jamie Dickey from Sandersville, GA United States  
Great service and product

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5 of 5 Nice sneakers May 11, 2022
Reviewer: susie from Forked River, NJ United States  


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5 of 5 New paddle May 4, 2022
Reviewer: Patricia Bodiford from Havana, FL United States  
Since receiving I have only used the paddle 3 times. But I am liking it! Don’t get to play as much as I would like. But I am getting the hang of the new paddle. It’s nice!

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5 of 5 New Paddletek Wave Pro Graphite paddle May 3, 2022
Reviewer: Thomas Feldman from West Hartford, CT United States  
This is a replacement for a 3-year old version of the same paddle.  I find it offers good power when needed, but also excellent control for my soft game. It's an terrific, versatile paddle for a 3.5+ player.

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