DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2019.08.003
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Danny Ferreira, David Catela

Abstract: The haptic perception affords detection of the physical and functional properties of an instrument actively sustained.Fifty-seven children (8.82 ± 0.38 years old) and 64 elderlies (71.3 ± 4.46 years old) estimated the length and the distance of the center of percussion for two table tennis rackets and a badminton racket. The eigenvalues of each racket for length and distance from the wrist to the center of percussion were calculated. The present study confirmed the results obtained with field tennis rackets, …

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