The Chinese Real by Butterfly has long been one of the most loved and bestselling blades for professionals and amateurs both. It is easy to see the appeal of the blade once you see what it is made of. Ayous wood outer plies are used in order to provide quick attacks. Ayous wood is well known for being lightweight, which makes this paddle perfect for players with quick reflexes. The conical handle and plain backside only add to the appeal and authenticity of this paddle.