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Aluminum bats and blue dot balls

» Mario: Just curious how many on this site would still play senior ball if ...
      »homefry: I would
      »LP: I would, the blue dot was a great ball I used to swing a 38 oz bomb ...
      »hemi racer: I also would enjoy playing this style of ball again. I still have my ...
      »Sparky.1: It would be outstanding especially since it would "bring" all of ...
      »tg69: Steroids, Viagra and and Senior bats make you do things that you ...
      »Sparky.1: Been alluding to the same fact of "greed" for the past few years that ...
      »taits: I know many that would still play. I doubt there would actually be ...
      »STL0: I would still play and prefer it over what we do today.
      »stick8: I'd definitely still play.
      »DOLFAN: Oh yeah I would love to play "Old School" style again..we could weed ...
      »Sparky.1: Not if the Umpires used were at the minimun District Certified ...
      »taits: Umps currently used are pretty good overall. There is always going ...
      »JamesLG: Move the fences in to 275', leave the bases where they are today ...
      »swing for the fences : Yep, but blue dots in the heat go to crap... would have to go the the ...
      »DBurke23: Has anyone watched a high school or college baseball game lately? ...
      »STL0: JamesLG - Why move the fences in? I never played on fields with 275' ...
      »LeeLee50: Do you really think you play defense like you did 20, 30 or 40 years ...
      »hemi racer: You know; now that I think about it I DO play defense the same as I ...
      »DBurke23: Why are power hitters being referred to as "supposed power hitters", ...
      »LeeLee50: Because the majority of guys that complain about senior bats and new ...
      »redwestgirl: I'd like to play.
      »LeeLee50: You want play old school rules then so be it, no CC runners no run ...
      »Mario: Don't consider myself a HR hittier but I do and can hit them. I have ...
23 Aug. 21, 2014 679

Rubber bat knob

» bprieve: In the past, I was able to purchase a rubber bat end knob that ...
      »Duke: I have purchased from Sports Authority in the past 2 years. Most ...
      »Bomber23: Plenty of choices on eBay
      »bprieve: Thanks, Duke and Bomber23 for your ideas. I've looked at all the ...
      »0: Don't Know Where You Looked! I found them at the Softball Store o ...
      »bprieve: I only see cuffs at the Softball Store. Cuffs are positioned on the ...
      »Jerry820: bprieve, I think I can help you with those bat knobs your looking ...
      »bprieve: An update: I've followed-up on every lead, and still can't find the ...
      »taits: I've seen them at Sports Auth and Dicks awhile back. Might try their ...
      »taits: Try this if correct one... only 7 ...
      »bprieve: Thanks taits. I've tried these, too, in days gone by. Not quite ...
      »taits: Which type are you looking for cont or tapered there are quite a ...
      »bprieve: I'm looking for the end knob made of a rubber that completely covers ...
      »Snot Nose Kid: Thrilled to know the problem has been resolved!
      »taits: Try this one but the other I think is ...
      »taits: Seller also has them on ebay.
15 Aug. 21, 2014 641

Miken 2 piece knob came off.

» Lefty: Had about 15 or less on my new big cat 27oz. and the knob came off. ...
      »Tri18: Joe and all of you guys.... Get some 3M 5200 Marine glue from Home ...
      »Lefty: Just notice on my 27oz big cat that I have has a 1 inch crack on the ...
      »hemi racer: My end cap did brake a portion off the outer part. Will they ...
3 Aug. 21, 2014 124

How Much Difference in the Dudley Lightning Whites?

» 0: Hi I am interested in the 2 Dudley Lightning white end loaded bats, ...
      »Perl: We have been swinging both the 12" and 13" 27oz EL models. The EL on ...
      »Tri18: Perl and 0, Here is what I have learned from swinging both so of ...
      »Tri18: Hi guys, After numerous calls and emails...this thread does a god ...
      »Tri18: And I need to learn how to use spell check....obviously! AT18
      »hemi racer: Most of us jocks would have never notice your misspelled vocabulary. ...
5 Aug. 21, 2014 797

What happend to the Dudley Lightning thread?

» B94: It was there a minute ago and now it's gone...
      »SSUSA Staff: The Dudley Lightning thread (and two others) were removed due to a ...
1 Aug. 18, 2014 452

What's Legal

» antieinstein: Staff What Miken 2014 Triad Slowpitch Bat is legal for league play ...
      »SSUSA Staff: Your post does not mention if the League has elected to be governed ...
1 Aug. 18, 2014 151

Excellent Customer Service!! - Team 1 Sports

» sobs3: Just wanted to throw a shout out to Alan Tanner from Team 1 Sports. ...
      »swing for the fences : I second your post.... bought Wintercrest from Alan a few times and ...
      »hemi racer: I echo your remarks guys. Not only is he a straight up business guy, ...
      »Tri18: Thank you guys for the kind words. I am a self confessed bat and gear ...
      »Fabe: Alan has passed his customer services all the way to the Tropics! ...
      »rfsoftball: Thanks for the GREAT service......Alan Tanner Randell ...
      »Tri18: I appreciate you guys very much. If you anyone needs to get ...
6 Aug. 9, 2014 693

Reebok Barrage

» dandy12: Bought a Barrage on ebay in March. Verified that it was not from the ...
      »?: How were you able to verify which batch the bat was from?
      »dandy12: Emailed them. They told me they waited to place their order because ...
      »Az Iz: So let me get this straight.... Somebody that you emailed informe ...
      »Home Plate: Did you email your story to the person that told you that you have a ...
      »curtiss: You should send it back to Reebok Reebok Senior Bat R&D 1895 JW ...
      »monts39: I have a Reebok barrage that broke within 40 swings as much as i ...
      »monts39: I have a Reebok barrage that broke within 40 swings as much as i ...
      »0: Was your bat verified?
      »monts39: I have no idea what it means to have my bat. Verified 707-889-0208 ...
      »Full Monty: Read the above posts from dandy12.... According to dandy12 you ...
      »dandy12: curtiss, my bat arrived at the sddress you gave me today. waiting for ...
      »hitman: Sent a Barrage back with less than 40 hits (30oz) and it was received ...
      »dandy12: How did they contact you ? Phone, email ? Do you have that info ...
      »Softballer48: I actually sent my Barrage back to Reebok with the info Alan gave me. ...
      »hitman: They contacted me by e-mail Jeff.Guillaume@reebok.com. Jeff ...
      »dandy12: Thanks
      »Tri18: Reebok has a couple of customer service numbers you can now try if ...
      »dandy12: Thanks to all that helped. All the information was correct. I should ...
      »dandy12: Actually just got refund check. It took (3) weeks.
19 Aug. 5, 2014 1723

SENIOR BATS

» Paco13: This is my philosophy. Why spend the money on the newest senior bat ...
      »Fabe: I agree with this…I did buy the new Easton senior because I am an ...
      »Bubble Gum: So where do you get year old, in the wrapper or unused bats, at hal ...
      »Hit the gap: The Combat 2012 Senior Gear bats are on sale for $99. Click on the ...
      »hemi racer: Your right! They have the Senior gear and the Twilight Senior for ...
      »DoubleL10: I really like the Senior Gear - the only problem is I could not keep ...
      »hemi racer: Yep!, Alan put me on the 3M marine glue and it really works. Don ...
      »Goater: Ditto on the Senior Gear ... I'm currently using mine over my 2 pc ...
      »bkb555: I haven't seen "good" bats go half price, in fact the better the bat, ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Paco 13 is right. We have the Senior Gear and the Twilight for ...
      »J R: I just ordered Blue Senior Gear. Said 2012 model.99.00 what a deal
      »birdie: What is a shame is that I got an e-mail that the twlight bat was on ...
      »Gorilla Boy: What you need to do is call me and I will be able to help you in ...
      »birdie: I just want to thank Mike for helping me out with my problem. He ...
13 Aug. 2, 2014 1542

Combat Red 10inch EL

» ALLPRO: Is the Senior Red Combat 10inch barrel that was released several ...
      »Wes: I had one when they came out best bat I ever hit with lost it had ...
      »BruceinGa: Yes, they are approved by senior softball. I have a 28 and it is a ...
      »twins25: I have 2 28 EL, got them from Kevin at Anaconda when they first came ...
      »tattooball: If you thought that one was good, just wait. I have one that will be ...
      »ALLPRO: Thanks for the responses, but I would like one from SSUSA. The people ...
      »BruceinGa: It sounds as if the SSUSA umpires are misinformed. Did they give a ...
      »ALLPRO: Yes, they are adamant that it has never been approved by SSUSA.
      »SSUSA Staff: Prior to 2014, bats were NOT specifically approved by SSUSA ... They ...
      »ALLPRO: I presume then, that this is the "Red Canadian Combat" referred to in ...
      »SSUSA Staff: We make no presumption, not having seen the bat ... This bat was a ...
10 Aug. 2, 2014 640

Short Term Fixes For Cracked Bats

» Full Monty: The other day I saw a guy that had a cracked bat. What he did to th ...
      »hector: This would probably be considered an altered bat. BP only if it does ...
      »taits: Would that happened to have been in the Sac area?
2 July 30, 2014 605

Use for Broken Bats

» hoovedog: I was changing my Serpentine Belt on my F-150 and as always you need ...
      »DBurke23: I don't have a use for them but my wife does - she uses them as ...
      »BruceinGa: I've cut off the last 4 or 5 inches of a broken bat and use that part ...
      »Lefty: My wife makes lamps out of my broken bats.
      »hemi racer: I would NEVER tell my wife a $200 might brake!!
      »J R: The 1st U-2 I bought was 300.00.I made a lamp when it got broken.My ...
      »hoovedog: That's hilarious JR !!
6 July 28, 2014 796

ASA Senior Bat

» festus: I'll be new to the senior softball this fall. What is the BEST ASA ...
      »Tri18: Festus, There are 3 that really stand out. Mikens new one piece ...
1 July 22, 2014 489

Mike Macenko's Ultra 2's.......

» Gorilla Boy: Just wanted to give the softball players a heads up about the new Big ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Just a little note to the senior players. I will be in Loudoun County ...
      »Tri18: Big Mike, Just got back from a local baseball field and hitting the ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Alan, that is great news. The Big cat bat is something else. I have ...
      »Tri18: Mike, You bring up great points for all players to see. Each bat can ...
      »J R: Go my 27 today seems much lighter than 28 white ultra maxload
      »Mario: Just got my 30 in the mail yesterday and can't wait to get out and ...
      »DoubleL10: Mike, will your bat be available for sale in Reno Memorial Day week ...
      »Mario: Hit my new Big Cat end load today on a baseball field. 330' down left ...
      »crusher: Mario, what weight did you swing??
      »Mario: Crusher I swing a 30oz.
      »titanhd: Crusher. Don't judge a bat by a Mario review. He hits them that far ...
      »J R: I am 70 not a big knocker.Mine sounded like metal bat at first after ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Yes I will be in Reno to sell bats and talk softball. Looking forward ...
      »Super V 10: Mike, Where are you going to be (Reno) Tammy wants to stop by with ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Dave, I will be staying at the Nugget in Sparks. Yes have them stop ...
      »DoubleL10: Mike, are you going to be in Reno all week? The 65s and up play ...
      »Gorilla Boy: I don't come in until Wed noon time. Frank Short from Anaconda will ...
      »DoubleL10: Mike, We (Omen 65s) will be at Golden Eagle Tuesday and Wednesday. ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Update from Reno. We will be at the Golden Eagle Complex today. We ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Back from Reno today and just want to say it was good seeing a number ...
      »StevenL.Imlay: Mike, Glad you had a great trip and sorry we missed you earlier in ...
      »NCS13: Mike, Thanks for talking with me on the phone a few months back. I ...
      »neck10: mike thanks for the autograped bat to rickey not robbie
      »neck10: the detroit hit man is jealous
24 July 19, 2014 4520

Ball For Break-in

» HJ: I just was gifted a doz. .44 400 softballs. I want to break-in a new ...
      »NCS13: I've been swinging the red Maxload almost exclusively for 5 years and ...
      »DCPete: We used 44/400 balls at the Roanoke ISSA tournament 2 weeks ago. My ...
2 July 15, 2014 432

BEST ASA BAT

» antieinstein: Getting ready to buy a new ASA league bat. What's the ...
      »PJ3P: Juggy or Jeff Hall Legit
      »Locoengineer: Combat Dirty or Combat Portent
      »Fred S: If you are using the 52 balls we are great success with the Miken ...
      »Tri18: Antle, I have to agree with Fred (since I sent those Freaks to him, ...
      »Hondaf2003: I am a Miken fan, and the best ASA bat that I have ever used is the ...
      »AJC: The Easton L4, and L6 are both really good bats for those balls as ...
      »Puppa: Z2000 for me! If you participate in tournaments, you will see many. ...
7 July 15, 2014 1087

What Bat?

» antieinstein: League just went to a 44 core ball is my new Freak 52A the best bat ...
      »taits: I'd start looking for that answer at where ever you can find who ...
      »Fred S: That is a pretty hot bat for those balls. I have bought 7 of them ...
      »antieinstein: Thanks Fred that helps a lot.
3 July 13, 2014 529

new senior bat the NIGHTMARE

» big unit: had the opportunity to go with some friends and hit this bat, I have ...
      »Locoengineer: who manufactures this bat and when will it come out?
      »Stretch14: I think it's EASTON.
      »Stretch14: It's not EASTON.
      »MickeyD: A.D.STARR will sell it. Compass Polymer Solutions makes it.
      »0: Is there any date that this bat will be available to the ...
5 July 12, 2014 881

approved bats

» KIMD: are we able to use an EASTON CYCLONE FROM MADE IN 2012
      »SSUSA Staff: If that bat is marked as "Approved for SSUSA" OR marked with a Bat ...
1 July 12, 2014 357

MIKEN TRIAD BLACKOUT SEHIOR BAT

» Hondaf2003: I bought my Blackout back in February and I have hit it since in ...
      »hemi racer: Evening Hondaf, are you referring to performance only or overall ...
      »Hondaf2003: Actually the bat feels tremendous in your hands; the handle, the ...
      »AJC: Hey Honda, while I have no doubt you will be more than happy with the ...
      »hemi racer: The ultra ll has been the standard of performance for quite a while, ...
      »AJC: Hey Hemi, I was speaking only about the durability of the one piece ...
      »AJC: To make the above statement more correct, I should add that the ...
      »hemi racer: Got you now, understand and agree. Probable right on the young folks, ...
      »Hondaf2003: Thx to all posts. Looking forward to getting my new 34/29 Ultra II. ...
      »Tri18: Hey guys, All of you put up some good information. The Triad ...
      »0: So why would I waste my time and money with the Triad Blackout (90 ...
      »Tri18: 0, You bring up a good question. The Senior Blackout may not be for ...
      »E6 in AZ: I am new (turning 50 next month) to Senior Softball and bought the ...
12 July 7, 2014 1762
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