Paddle Technology Explained

Paddle Technology

At Bobbydz Pickleball Shop we know that having the right equipment is essential in achieving success. In the sport of pickleball, having the best paddle for your game is critical and differentiates good players from great players. Below are some common paddle technologies available and an explanation of what each option provides.

  • Onix RIBTEC CORE™

    Creates stability and structure with a carbon rib structure that connects the two faces to provide unmatched control while powering the paddle though the ball with increased velocity and accuracy *Patent Pending

  • Onix FUSION CORE™ TECHNOLOGY

    Utilizes the two most popular cores: a polypropylene base with a precisely placed nomex insert that boosts power in the sweet spot and offers excellent control and pop along the perimeter of the paddle. *Patent Pending Technology  

  • POLYPROPYLENE HONEYCOMB CORE

    Provides the most balanced performance of touch, power and pop

  • NOMEX HONEYCOMB CORE

    Provides excellent power while still maintaining control

  • ALUMINUM HONEYCOMB CORE

    Provides heightened touch while still providing ample amounts of power

  • FOAM CORE

    Offers sound dampening properties while maintaining performance

  • GRAPHITE FACE

    Offers light-weight characteristics for added speed, pop, and maneuverability

  • COMPOSITE FACE

    Offers medium-weight characteristics for added power and touch

  • ERGO HANDLE

    Contoured to the shape of your hand to index paddle for increased accuracy and control

  • TENNIS HANDLE

    Mimics the handle shape of a table tennis racket with a flared, wood handle

  • WIDE BODY SHAPE

    Extends the width of an oversized paddle shape for the largest sweet spot

  • OVERSIZED SHAPE

    Extends the width of a standard paddle shape for a larger sweet spot

  • TEAR DROP SHAPE

    Uniquely balances weight with tear drop shape for a higher, more-accessible sweet spot

  • HYPERLITE

    Made of the lightest materials for the fastest and most agile paddle

  • LIGHT-WEIGHT

    Made of light-weight materials for increased speed and agility

  • MEDIUM-WEIGHT

    Balances power and speed for all-around performance

  • HEAVY-WEIGHT

    Delivers heavy-hitting power for added strength behind smashes

  • ONE-PIECE CONSTRUCTION

    Improves paddle consistency with a single molding process

  • BOOSTED SWEET SPOT

    Activates sweet spot with a nomex insert for optimal weight distribution