Yonex Astrox 5 FX Badminton Racquet

Discontinued. This product page is now archived for future reference.

Description

Yonex Astrox 5 FX Badminton Racquet
Overwhelm the opposition with the fast and powerful ASTROX. For players who demand a steep angled and devastating smash, taking the point to their opponent.

Pre-strung with Yonex Demo Gut

This racquet is pre-strung with Yonex Demo Gut. This string is put into lower cost Yonex racquets to help them keep their shape and to allow the customer to have an opportunity to get a feel for the racquet before choosing the right string for their playing style. Yonex Demo Gut is a temporary string that should be upgraded shortly after purchasing the racquet.

Item Code: AX5FX
Flex: Hi-Flex
Frame: GRAPHITE+Tungsten + LIGHT Feel CARBON NEO
Shaft: GRAPHITE + NANOMESH NEO
Weight / Grip Size: 5U (Ave.77g) G6
Stringing Advice: F:20-28 lbs
Colour: Black/Blue
Made in: Made in Taiwan


Online Offer

Special Offer
Customers who purchase select premium customized badminton racquets online are offered

  • free string option
  • free installation option
  • free stenciling option
  • free shipping option
  • free racquet engraving
  • free racquet cover engraving
  • Theft Protection Program

Customers who want this special offer must order online. This offer is not available in-store.



Rotational Generator System

Yonex Rotational Generator System Badminton Racquet Technology
Yonex Rotational Generator System Badminton Racquet Technology

Yonex rotational generator system applies the counterbalance theory in Yonex racquets. Weight is distributed throughout the grip end, frame top and the joint for maximum control. This ensures a smooth and rapid transition to the next shot.



Isometric Head Shape

Yonex Nanomesh Neo Badminton Racquet Technology
Yonex Nanomesh Neo Badminton Racquet Technology

Yonex’ square-shaped ISOMETRIC frame shape is designed to keep vertical strings at a similar length. This shape produces a larger sweet spot in all directions.



New Grommet Pattern

Yonex New Grommet Pattern Racquet Technology
Yonex New Grommet Pattern Racquet Technology

Yonex’ new single-pass grommet hole construction provides more grommet holes and fewer shared holes than other brands. This permits for a more high-performance stringing pattern.



Light Feel Carbon Neo

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Carbon fiber wrapped around a special core creates a light frame which reduces unwanted vibrations.



Aero+Box Frame

Yonex Aero Box Frame Badminton Racquet Technology
Yonex Aero Box Frame Badminton Racquet Technology

Yonex frames are contoured differently on different parts of the loop. Some areas feature an aerodynamic shape to reduce air resistance. Other areas feature a box shape to provide strength and power. This combination offers a quick swing with a solid feel.



Built in T-Joint

Moulded deep into the layers of graphite where the frame connects with the shaft, the YONEX Built-in T-Joint creates a durable and high-strength one-piece frame that is torque-free.



Yonex Control Support Cap

Yonex Control Support Cap
Yonex Control Support Cap Badminton Racquet Technology

The control support cap provides an 88% wider flat surface compared with an ordinary racquet for easier gripping, fast follow-through and the sharpest maneuverability.


Racquet Demo Program

DEMO PROGRAM
Racquet Network’s pro shop carries a large selection of badminton, tennis, squash, pickleball and racquetball racquets for our customers to try. Customers may book an EXPRESS SERVICE APPOINTMENT to visit the store in person and find out more.



Help Choosing Badminton Racquets

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We are Racquet Stringing Experts

Our Master Stringers are trained by the US Racquet Stringer’s Association.
Racquet Network is a member of the prestigious Yonex Stringing Team.
In 2017, members of the Racquet Network custom stringing team were invited to string at the Canadian Open Badminton Championships in Calgary.
In 2018, we strung racquets for professionals at the National Bank Challenger Event in Calgary.

Yonex Stringing Team

Racquet Network is a member of the prestigious Yonex Stringing Team. We are invited to string at elite tennis and badminton events. While we cannot attend every event we are invited to, we do our best to help out when such events are in Alberta.



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Ecommerce Offers

All offers on this website are ecommmerce offers unless explicitly stated otherwise.

Ecommerce offers must be ordered from this website. They cannot be ordered in the pro shop.

Pro Shop Availability

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This ecommerce website does not track pro shop inventory, pro shop offers, or pro shop prices.

If you want information about pro shop inventory, offers, or prices, please visit the pro shop where a coach can help you in person.

Ship To Pro Shop Options

Most orders placed through this website may be shipped to your home or business. Some items may also be shipped to our southwest Calgary pro shop for local pickup.

We also offer a special SHIP TO STORE option for people purchasing the following items:

  1. shoes
  2. racquet bags

Shoes

If you see a shoe you are interested in, but want to try it on before committing to owning it, you may order it online and choose SHIP TO STORE. Once it arrives in the pro shop, you will be notified so that you can go to the pro shop and try it on.

If it does not fit or if you decide not to purchase it for any reason, it will be refunded.

Bags

We offer the same option for racquet bags. Simply order online and choose SHIP TO STORE.

You will be notified when the bag is ready for pickup. If you decide it is not right for you, the order will be canceled and refunded.

Exceptions

Please note that this option does not apply to engraved or customized items. Once items are engraved or customized, they cannot be returned.

Express Service

Don't you hate it when you go to a store and you can't find anybody to help you?

Or worse yet ... you drive an hour to get there and then have to wait even longer while they help people who live five minutes away.

Once again, Calgary's most innovative racquet sports store comes up with a sensible solution to a common problem.

Book an Express Service Appointment and wait no more. You will get an expert all to yourself for a full 30 to 60-minute appointment at a time of your chosing.

It doesn't matter how busy the pro shop is when you get there. It doesn't matter how many people walked in ahead of you.

Customers with Express Service Appointments are always served first.

The further customers have to drive to get to our pro shop, the more they love this innovation.

No waiting. No wasted trips.

Book an EXPRESS SERVICE APPOINTMENT and get exactly the help you need as soon as you walk in the door.