Product Profile: Wilson Emotisorb Vibration Dampener

by: Richard Pagliaro | September 27, 2012

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

MSRP: $4.00

Facts: No need to text your tennis partner—or opponent—your feelings before the match; let your racquet do the talking. The Emotisorb expresses your emotion on your strings. The smiley face emoticon, created by a Carnegie Mellon computer scientist, celebrated its 30th birthday on September 21st, and Wilson has a varied selection of Emotisorb dampeners, including the familiar smiley face, as well as winking, angry (bright red), puzzled,  and cool (sporting sunglasses) emotisorbs.

Impressions: Whether you feel stress or bliss on court, it’s comforting to know there’s an emotisorb to convey your emotions. Staring at a racquet face with an embedded emotisorb can bring a smile to the face of even the most intense competitor. The dampeners are ideal for juniors, doubles partners and chronic texters. Imagine the emotisorb possibilities if master mischief maker Fabrice Santoro faces renegade John McEnroe on the senior circuit?


For our complete list of product profiles, click here.

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Email

More Stories

This Just In: New arrivals at The Pro Shop

Gear from Babolat, Columbia, Enerskin, Hotshot and others

What a Croc: Djokovic teams with Lacoste

The world No. 2 becomes the iconic brand’s new ambassador

Color Swap: Wilson releases limited edition Blades and Burns

The green and orange accents are now centerstage