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miken bat question

» garyheifner: Re: the Miken 2 piece end load-red/white I have seen some hitting ...
      »BigTuna: Gary yes! Miken incorporates the year the bat was manufactured ...
1 Nov. 12, 2014 654

OG Freaks

» BigTuna: Does anyone else use OG Freaks (Plus, Limited Edition & 98's) in ...
      »obagain: I never liked the freaks but I do use a recoil a lot to save my ...
      »BruceinGa: 4 or 5 years ago I used a Freak Plus, imo large sweetspot, more ...
      »CallaVett: I have an OG Freak and a RI Synergy that I use in spring league.
3 Nov. 9, 2014 693

Dudley Lighning 12 inch senior bat. Webbing

» Lefty: My Dudley 12"lightning started webbing somewhere in the 200's.Has ...
      »hemi racer: Mine is the 13" model, should be the same core though. I have close ...
      »Perl: Joe Congrats on your win in Vegas. I heard you were hitting it ...
      »surf88: First I've heard of any webbing scenario. Please take a photo of this ...
      »Lefty: The webbing doesn,t bother me. I just wanted if it was normal. I know ...
      »Lefty: Ed send me a text on your cell and I'll text you the pictures of the ...
      »BruceinGa: Lefty, I have over 1000 swings on my 12" Dudley and the bat doesn't ...
      »Lefty: I sent Ed the pictures of the 2 bats. I'll try to figure out how to ...
      »Enviro-Vac: I too have well over 1,000 hits on my 12" Dudley and found that the ...
      »DonB: Lefty...how would you compare the big cat to the 12" dudley.I'm ...
      »Lefty: In my opinion I would have a better batting avg. With dudley. Hits ...
      »DonB: Thanks Lefty,that's good to know.Is the reason for going with a 29oz ...
      »Lefty: For me it is Don. Don't weight 250lbs so I have to have an equalizer. ...
      »Terryt123: My Miken Ultra II one piece balanced just broke today. I loved it. ...
      »Tri18: Terry, I do extensive testing on pretty much every bat out there. It ...
      »surf88: Terry, Have been assisting Lefty (Don), Enviro-Vac (jim) and many ...
      »Bomber23: Does anyone know if the Lightning bat has better cold weather ...
      »lumpy10: I have all 3 models of the Lightning and no signs of spider web or ...
      »surf88: From my experience and from receiving many feedback calls and emails ...
      »bullet: Got one of these wonderful bats,after about 200 swings, REALLY ...
      »bullet: Terry123,i have alot of senior bats,the Dudley compares too all of ...
      »zonk: Bullet: If Terryt123 does not hook up with you on an OG U2, I would ...
      »Tri18: Bullet, Some mild dish soap and water are usually all that's needed. ...
      »bullet: zonk,e-mail me at topluap@aol.com
23 Nov. 2, 2014 2856

Nightmare bats

» tattooball: All of the backorder bats have been shipped today. Thank you
0 Oct. 31, 2014 539

Reebok Melee's

» surf88: I continue to get emails from players asking about the Reebok ...
      »Graphite: Why was a good selling product discontinued?
      »Marv19: That is an easy question to answer. The larger question is why did ...
      »surf88: Graphite: Call me and I can answer your questions and perhaps help ...
      »Tri18: Graphite and Marv, You are on the right track. The simple reason ...
      »hemi racer: Have heard that when Reebok chose to discontinued bat sales, it was ...
      »surf88: Thank you Alan for stepping in and answering the question posed to me ...
      »4x4: +1 Happens a LOT....
      »Tri18: No problem Ed. Hope things are well with you out there. My guess is ...
8 Oct. 31, 2014 1690

Bats @ Bullhead City

» Az Iz: Is anybody going to be selling bats at the upcoming Bullhead Cit ...
      »surf88: I will not be there for the fall tourney this year but if you will ...
1 Oct. 29, 2014 511

Monsta Senior Bat?

» sobs3: - I was wondering if the Monsta Senior bat is legal for all senior ...
      »BigTuna: Yes...unless locally restricted. I have the Fossil and the ASA ...
      »Bill Shimels: I have the fossil , LC, Boogeyman , and original 2012 model ... there ...
2 Oct. 17, 2014 803

Easton BSR Senior bat

» rick#8: Guys, what's the word on the Easton Senior bat, break in period?, ...
      »Tri18: Rick, Let me gently say it wasn't one of their better efforts. I ...
      »Lefty: I have to agree with Alan. The I had only lasted a little over a 100 ...
      »boston: I bought an Easton Elder and I don't like its performance to date. ...
3 Oct. 12, 2014 872

New 52/275 balls

» southerinman: As a senior player still playing in local leagues I though I'd try ...
      »Fred S: Any of the new ASA/Utrip bats (Triad3, Freak52 etc.) which are made ...
      »HJ: I was told by an individual who is instrumental in the development ...
      »titanhd: Try the Worth Jeff Hall legit (Red/black) it too is tuned for 53/275 ...
      »B94: The USSSA Miken DC41 and the Worth Resmondo Legit bot hit the 52/275 ...
      »titanhd: Yes they do B94 but, you can't use them in a ASA sanction ...
5 Sept. 30, 2014 990

Thin wall bats for .52/300 ball

» JuneauBallsy: This year in our ASA league we switched to the mandated .52/300 ball. ...
      »Fred S: I find that my PST loves those 52's but for overall distance my ...
      »JuneauBallsy: It makes sense that the PST would hit those balls well. I think they ...
2 Sept. 30, 2014 708

Desert Breeze Park, Vegas

» surf88: Just a heads up. Tuesday, 9/30/14, I will be at Desert Breeze Park ...
0 Sept. 30, 2014 562

Lorenzi Park, Vegas

» surf88: While in Lorenzi Park during Session 1, 50AAA, a gentleman loaned me ...
0 Sept. 30, 2014 710

Why do you swing an End loaded bat?

» A2ndsux: I'm not trying to start a turf war here. Why do you swing and End ...
      »cyborg45: All other things being equal, bat speed, etc, The end load will give ...
      »grayhitter59: I swing and end loaded, due to the whip effect, it feels like it ...
      »Fred S: I have swung 30oz end loads starting way back from the first PST. I ...
      »grayhitter59: Fred, when you are ready to swing a heavy feel end loaded bat try the ...
      »Fred S: I really don't use a senior bat. Strange as it may sound, I hit to ...
      »OlyPenSenior: I make more consistent solid contact with a balanced bat. This is ...
      »Need4speed: I broke my left elbow twice when young (bat right) and it never ...
7 Sept. 29, 2014 1314

27 oz Nightmare video

» PJ3P: A few swings [no edits] with my 900+ swing Nightmare. ...
      »TerryN: PJ3P, Thanks for the video. What is the pitching machine that is ...
      »softball4b: Louisville Blue Lighting. Great for low speed baseball and 10 ft arch ...
      »Hitemdeep: Where can this bat be purchased? Thanks
      »SALSAKID49: Try here... ...
      »taits: They make a BLACK Flame model also about 20 more but slightly better ...
      »Hit the gap: Is this a balanced or EL bat?
      »tattooball: It is endloaded
      »Hit the gap: Are there plans for a balanced model?
      »tattooball: Yes this is only 1 of 20 bat designs done. balanced will be for ...
      »PJ3P: TerryN you are welcome. The Blue Flame I am using is about 3 years ...
      »grayhitter59: Pat looks like the "Nightmare" is dead on. My 28oz is doing just as ...
      »SacFly23: grayhitter59 how does it compare to the Melee, a few season ago I ...
      »grayhitter59: The Melee is a very good bat, this "nightmare" is a different feel ...
13 Sept. 24, 2014 2296

Monsta Fossil vs Combat Wanted

» BigTuna: Tomorrow I'll be swinging my new bats...Monsta Fossil and Combat ...
      »lb16: Appreciate your input, just curious though do you have any of the ...
      »taits: Do you use the Pointsetta Park for the games? Good park, I used to ...
      »BigTuna: Ok - I'll start with answering your questions. Hi Taits...we play ...
      »lb16: Whats you're comparison on both bats to your legit? Thanks!!
      »BigTuna: The Legit is the best balanced of the the three bats and also has ...
5 Sept. 12, 2014 1048

senior softball bat

» twintower: should I swing a senior softball bat according to my body weight and ...
      »tscs000: You are going to want to stay away from all senior bats. The new ...
      »Enviro-Vac: Sound advice
      »Mario: Find a bat you like in the Senior's and then get a USSSA bat that is ...
      »Mario: The heavier bats seem to lst the longest in the Senior models. 29oz ...
      »hemi racer: I have found this to be true also. Are the heavier bats thicker ...
      »crusher: It has been stated here the walls are all the same thickness. The ...
      »hemi racer: Thanks Crusher, now that you mention it I remember that now. And I'm ...
      »Hookdup: Twintower: I swing a Demarini The One 30oz. endloaded and it has ...
      »twintower: THANK YOU SO MUCH GUYS FOR THE INFO OZZIE
      »HJ: You don't always swing a heavier bat slower. If you are strong you ...
      »grayhitter59: Try the new NIGHTMARE, it seems to have a feel of a bat that will ...
      »DieselDan: A year ago there was a thread about the Miken Triad Blackout. A very ...
12 Sept. 8, 2014 1996

New 2015 combat centenarian short barrel

» jackbrun: Has anyone tested the 2015 combat centenarian short barrel bat? It ...
0 Sept. 7, 2014 598

Reebok MeLee

» Tri18: Hello Guys, Just wanted you to be aware that Reebok has announced ...
0 Aug. 26, 2014 1157

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 ...
      »DBurke23: Sorry LeeLee but I completely disagree................. I think the ...
      »DCPete: Can't imagine any sanctioning association would ever go back to Blue ...
      »LeeLee50: It doesn't matter if you ask for a runner or if your coach sends one ...
      »DieselDan: Please, please, please! I need my senior bat to get the ITP hr's. ...
      »Sparky.1: the "VIAGRA STICK".............Outstanding nickname LeeLEE50!.....and ...
      »Pricer: LeeLee, it's ok for the bats to change the game at the risk of ...
      »Omar Khayyam: Go back to aluminum bats? In a heartbeat! Would restore the balanced ...
      »Sparky.1: Well said Omar!
      »AJC: I'm not to sure about that Omar. I don't think hundreds of thousands ...
      »LeeLee50: I am not disagreeing with the bat safety issue. I am talking about ...
      »Omar Khayyam: LeeLee, I covered this about 4 years ago in a series of posts and ...
      »LeeLee50: They are coming to play the game and to have some fun.
      »Pricer: LeeLee, must of struck a nerve because you now want to single me out ...
      »Sparky.1: Excellent points of view Pricer........Both you & LeeLee50 have solid ...
      »Sparky.1: To make my point further, my current club (Banker & Mann) is ...
      »Sparky.1: and while we're on the subject, with all of $$$$$ being made on ...
      »DaveDowell: LeeLee50 ... Nice job on the "Multiplication" section of the COLD ...
      »LeeLee50: Dave, I was trying to be negative in anyway, I was just trying to ...
      »AJC: Sparky, you're post that SSUSA is making " $$$$$ " off of senior ...
      »bkb555: back to original topic...we play our senior leagues with utrip bats ...
      »taits: LeeLee50, Sparky.1; Those gross numbers are just one of many not ...
44 Aug. 24, 2014 2077

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.
      »DieselDan: The knob that bprieve uses is similaar to this picture , but rubber. ...
      »?: What is the purpose for this silly looking thing?
      »Clean Up: If it's anything like the picture DieselDan posted. No wonder they ...
      »Home Plate: Can't figure out why anybody wants it. Looks like a worthless piece ...
      »taits: D...Dan, Do not remember ever seeing on of those, probably for a ...
      »0: I doubt those stupid looking things are legal. They extend th ...
      »taits: As for length being 34". I've been told there is a 'variation' or a ...
22 Aug. 22, 2014 1604
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