The blade is brand new never used. Blade and boxes are in brand new condition. The Haruvatart-S ZL Carbon penhold blade is a hybrid of Butterflys industry leading Carbon Fiber technology with our new ZL Fiber. The resulting blade has great speed, but holds the ball a little longer than the normal Carbon Fiber making the production of heavy topspin easier.The ZL Carbon has the highest ratio of control to speed of any Carbon Fiber Blade. The ZL Carbon is an uncompromising blade for the high speed of the modern game. The exciting new product "ZL-CARBON" has been developed as a result of an innovative technical approach which is a hybrid of previous versions of the racket blade. ZL-CARBON is superior to all other kinds of material. The principal characteristics are that it is flexible, lightweight and strong; these unique features add to the quality of the racket blade and thus a higher level of play may be achieved. Wood Ply: 5W/2 ZLC Carbon. If you are a serious collector / player, this is the Holy Grail of all penhold blades to get!! Don't forget to check out my other hard to find blades, all in brand new, never used, never glued condition, in the coming week! The item "Butterfly Haruvatart ZL Carbon J-Pen Penhold Table Tennis Blade Hinoki Ping Pong" is in sale since Friday, January 26, 2018. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Spinning Tops". The seller is "rcclee" and is located in San Francisco, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.