Nittaku Tenanly Original is an ergonomically designed blade. The word Tenaly means - extension of the hand. This Nittaku Tenaly Original is designed to make the blade an extension of the player's hand. The curve of the handle to one side is very comfortable and effective and employs an all powerful downward facing angle. This 5-ply all-wood blade is great for the offensive player and quick All-Round player.