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I am breaking bats

» Locoengineer: I have broken three bats in the last two months. An ASA Miken Ultra, ...
      »PJ3P: Get some 52-300 balls. Any other ball is going to break your bat ...
      »BruceinGa: After your senior bat is broken in, use it sparingly for bp. Buy an ...
      »Locoengineer: Thanks Guys, we are useing 44-375 and not a lot of 80 degree weather ...
      »PJ3P: Look up tattooball and ask him about the 52-300 balls
      »modi: look into monsta athletics, they make a senior bat called the zebra ...
5 Oct. 8, 2013 788

BOOMBAH SENIOR SLOWPITCH BAT

» cecil: has anybody used this bat thanks
      »BruceinGa: I had the latest Boombah senior bat but sold it on eBay. A teammate ...
      »cecil: one of my younger players has one and i am using it this weekend and ...
      »BruceinGa: No, Cecil, I don't. I don't believe that it is marked either way. I ...
      »ju25: Buddy of mine had one a couple years ago and it was horrible. It had ...
4 Oct. 4, 2013 863

Hawaii 15" rubber softball

» Jed: Anyone with an opinion on what bat is best in Hawaii senior league ...
      »mad dog: most say to use a heavier bat.....i use 16" balls for practice(to ...
      »4x4: How about a Lei-O-Mano ???????
      »Jed: I don't think a Lei-O-Mano would survive the bat check!
      »AshleyPill: I think that you will get the best information about Softball bats ...
4 Sept. 27, 2013 612

monsta

» Bighurt3535: Anyone swing the monsta fossil. Anyreviews out there?
      »grd8sbnut: I've got a 28oz Fossil and loving it,
      »bigcat5: I have a 26oz fossil end load and a 27oz balanced both are great ...
2 Sept. 27, 2013 588

Worth ASA Red Legit bat

» yankees02: I recently purchased a Worth ASA red Legit bat , because I used a ...
0 Sept. 25, 2013 469

HAS ANYBODY TRIED THIS?

» ?: Just Curious.... I have heard of guys "breaking in" their new bat ...
      »Fabe: Never tried it, but would not be good for bats known to break at the ...
      »crusher: I use 2 BP sessions of 30 swings each. This gets me in tune with the ...
      »BruceinGa: Bp only, breaks in your bat and tunes your swing. Why do it any ...
      »cyborg45: Use a rubber mallet up and down the barrel at first. I think this ...
      »Tri18: There are various methods that you can use but generally speaking you ...
      »softballnuts: Tri18 When you talk about these numbered hits do you count balls ...
      »softballnuts: Tri18 Oooooops This is the edited version.... When you talk ...
      »JamesLG: I thought hitting a bat with a rubber mallet or any way excep ...
      »Tri18: Unless you are really off mark all the hits count. Remember, it's not ...
      »mad dog: jamesLG....yep ....tri18 all of those(Rubber mallets, trees,telephone ...
      »HJ: It is my understanding and I am not sure if it applies to all ...
      »Sparky.1: Fabe: Hope you will notice this request. The wife & I are planning ...
      »Fabe: Sparky great to hear from you! Note was sent...hoping to see you ...
      »Snot Nose Kid: I agree that the best way to break in a bat is to take BP wit ...
      »Mario: When I first started senior ball I broke bats like glass. Then I ...
      »stick8: Dale, I kind of thought it was because you were implementing more of ...
      »mad dog: mario are you sure your not using a telephone ...
      »stick8: I wish I had 1/10 of Dales power!!
      »phantomf4j: mad dog- just this week I saw a guy buy a brand new bat, right out ...
      »J R: I hit off a tee that way you can rotate bat. Also wrap bat with ...
      »grd8sbnut: Mario where are you boys (OKI) staying in VEGAS this year ??
      »B1GPAP1: I used the TP. Telephone Pole. Medium taps from about 18"-24" away, ...
22 Sept. 23, 2013 2579

2014 Combat Ambush

» Tri18: I just got in the full shipment of the new Combat Ambush. I now have ...
      »Tri18: I finally got the chance to pull out one of the new batch of Ambushes ...
      »PJ3P: Hey this plumber has leaky faucets because he is out hitting all the ...
      »Fabe: Alan is not joking....once broken in it's a fun bat to swing! I have ...
      »Mulewhipper: Just got my new war stick from Alan yesterday. ..will be using in ...
      »swing for the fences : can't wait to hit some bombs with you big Ron, it's been to long!
5 Sept. 14, 2013 998

LOOKING FOR AN OLDER BAT, RAWLINGS, MODEL # SBACL SILVERBACK ACL

» armiho211: guys, check your garages, see if you might have a RAWLINGS ...
0 Sept. 11, 2013 371

Combat Centurian white

» Locoengineer: I bought a Combat Centurian (white) hit about 50 balls Worth 44/375 ...
      »boogpow44: What oz bat are you swinging and is it end-loaded or balanced.
      »Locoengineer: 27oz balanced
      »leftyfalcon: My black centenarian was hot out the wrapper. Has the same sticker on ...
      »titanhd: I wasn't aware that the white centurian was available in a "balanced" ...
      »leftyfalcon: You are right titanhd.
      »50omaha: I like the white centenarain great pop when it breaks in. My first ...
      »Tri18: 50, ...and anyone else with an end cap that pops out. Go to Home ...
      »50omaha: Thanks for the info Alan.
      »Locoengineer: Thanks my Cenenarian is 27oz and my asa ultra is 30oz balanced the ...
      »Brett: Alan, do your white bats have the small knob or the larger knob?
      »Tri18: They are the standard ( larger) knob. I think Kevin may have a few ...
11 Sept. 11, 2013 1045

Looking for information

» Gorilla Boy: I have been contacted by a couple of different players that are ...
      »tattooball: Yes it is true, pretty stupid if you ask me.
      »neck10: were they stolen?????????
      »taits: Wondering that myself as well as the possibility of a really bad ...
      »Gorilla Boy: I don't know if they were stolen or not. I just thought I would look ...
4 Sept. 9, 2013 1270

Red Maxload vs. 2 Piece Maxload

» HJ: I have been using a 26 oz. Maxload 1 piece. Need to buy a new one. ...
      »Enviro-Vac: From my experience HJ, the red Maxload has more pop then the ...
      »Tri18: HJ, The old red one piece got to maximum performance levels quicker ...
2 Sept. 6, 2013 621

New 2014COMBAT 10" Centenarian

» Tri18: Guys, I was able to get my hands on the new 2014 10" Combat Senior ...
      »DoubleL10: Is the new Centenarian blue similar in color to the blue Macenko ...
      »Tri18: Not so much...it's a deeper blue color. If you send me your email I ...
      »Gorilla Boy: The new 2014 model is a Jeff Wallace Signature model. It is a great ...
      »DoubleL10: The reason I asked is I saw a blue Centanarian in my senior league ...
      »usmc0311: I used the the long barrel Jeff Wallace 27 ounce combat senior bat. ...
      »Tri18: USMC, Just finished hitting with the 13" model...first observations ...
      »crusher: Breakin? My Black Centerarian went yard on 21st swing of a ...
      »bob4242: Does this bat have the same pop & distance as the Yellow Melee or the ...
      »usmc0311: I'n my humble opinion Its as good or better than any of the senior ...
      »AZTOMC: I would like to see additional reviews on this new 2014 Jeff Wallace ...
      »Tri18: AZTOMC, the 13" is hitting well. The bat has definitely been fine ...
      »Gorilla Boy: Since the senior bats all have the same 1.21 bpf it would not seem ...
      »Tri18: Hey Mighty Mike, How goes it? Let me know when you are coming to ...
      »HJ: Mike, you imply all 1.21's have the same pop. Please view the thread ...
      »crusher: HJ - The key to the 1.21 is NOT TO EXCEED THAT NUMBER not to ...
15 Sept. 1, 2013 2095

Combat Gray senior bat is this still made

» Lecak: Can someone speak to this bat is it still made, looked on ebay and ...
      »taits: Call Anaconda I believe they sold them originally and the other grey ...
      »Gorilla Boy: I am not sure if there is someone out there that might have one of ...
      »titanhd: The question was "is this bat still made". That answer would be no, ...
3 Aug. 31, 2013 633

Technical Questions

» HJ: 1. When a bat is certified are all weights and loads separately ...
      »tattooball: I will refrain to see if any of the others can answer it.
      »CallaVett: Only, one bat needs to be tested for a model to receive its ...
      »SSUSA Staff: That is incorrect CallaVett. The Yellow Rip-It bat, one of the very ...
      »taits: With this in mind, only one bat needs it, it would be interesting to ...
      »Fred S: I believe each weight is tested. I remember when the PST98Z came out ...
      »CallaVett: I got my answer directly from the ASA website "ASA Bat Certification ...
      »swing for the fences : CallaVett, I would think that every size of a particular model bat ...
      »CallaVett: I believe that the bat weight shouldn't have any bearing on ...
      »taits: One bat or all weights of that model ... still leaves it open for ...
      »tattooball: It is real simple one bat needs to pass the first test. The moi of ...
      »CallaVett: Tatooball, is it the norm for endload and balance to have separate ...
      »taits: This info might interest a ...
      »tattooball: If you have the same bat and balance it the bat will pass. End loads ...
      »taits: Point I was going to is that with the different weights, el's or bal, ...
      »HJ: Tattooball, just started using your ball for league play and thus far ...
      »crusher: HJ (jmo) I have used 26 and 30oz for years. For me a 30oz will send ...
      »HJ: Tatooball, I have been thinking about your post. Are you saying the ...
      »Tri18: HJ, You are technically correct but as you know an exact swing ...
      »taits: Tri18, The game playing life is the real test lab. IMO Though I know ...
19 Aug. 30, 2013 1138

BLACK MIKEN ULTRA 2 PROBLEMS FIXED ?

» armiho211: MIKEN had a batch(s) of the regular ULTRA 2'S a few months ago that ...
      »taits: Any idea of a serial number range for the bad batch?
      »Tri18: They seemed to have been sold through. I only had 2-3 that had ...
      »Wayne 37: I bought a black Ultra II about two weeks ago. That bat is hotter ...
      »armiho211: WAYNE 37- i read someplace that the composite bats get stiffer as ...
      »Wayne 37: Okay, Frank.............lol
      »Cougar: On July 30, 2013, I purchased a black Ultra from Dunham Sports in ...
      »17Black: I believe the batch of bad bats went into circulation about a year ...
      »Cougar: Today is Thurs, Aug. 29, and I just received a new Ultra-II as the ...
      »Tri18: Cougar, I agree... I deal with all the bat companies and if I have ...
      »17Black: I could be wrong, but I believe most of the bad bats last year got ...
      »Cougar: To 17Black: As far as the claim about bad bats making it to retail ...
11 Aug. 30, 2013 1870

Solar Bat Warmes

» BoiseBat: Who is the guy that made the bat warmers in clear box with reflective ...
      »armiho211: cold balls and warm bats, not sure of the outcome. hope the ...
      »Player: Most of the players that use these have made them. Make a small box ...
      »4x4: Wet balls don't seem to hinder performance - cold might ..... ( 8
      »curveball: 4X4 I have found the opposite; 2 things that have killed my ...
      »4x4: LOL - Rob - the world is made up of more than just composite bats my ...
      »curveball: LOL Thanx "big guy"
      »Cougar: It might have been me.......I've made several
      »titanhd: BoiseBat I think that this may be the post that you are refering ...
      »gott2play: Boise, A better alternative to the bulky boxes are the ones made ...
      »Duke: Thanks Tony! Just ordered one and he was going to ship it to me ...
      »Dbax: I believe it's been proven that bat Warner's are useless.
      »Dbax: Warmers!
      »Dbax: Warmers!
      »Dbax: Warmers!
      »hemi racer: Dbax, what info makes you think warmers DON"T work? I'm certainly no ...
      »Dbax: Maybe I should have said, there is no scientific proof that a heated ...
      »taits: ou might want to read these post on warming bats from this ...
      »Dbax: He says in a post, it will help durability, but not performance.
      ».: All bat manufactures will tell you that all composite bats are NOT ...
      »taits: Kevin is correct & you always give up something in the construction, ...
      »taits: Kevin is correct & you always give up something in the construction, ...
      »hemi racer: Speaking of next year, competition in the bat wars must be heatin ...
      »taits: My Ambush does not have that & was told it didn't have a warranty i ...
      »Bubble Gum: Speaking of GSC.... Is their warranty voided if the bat is used in ...
      »taits: I can't answer that with certainty, however I would imaging it to be ...
      »PJ3P: It isn't the bat that is the problem under 60 degrees people! It's ...
      »Dbax: Exactly!!
      »hemi racer: Taits, will try to get that picture of decal to you. I still ha ...
      »Bubble Gum: taits Thanks for the tip about using old alloy bats for the cold ...
      »taits: Hemi racer. Will be looking forward to pic.
      »taits: Hemi racer. Will be looking forward to pic.
      »taits: Bubble gum, Don't forget the Alloy also have issues with cold ...
      »michael697: The Team was Sonoma Crush...Rick Marion
      »hemi racer: Taits, pictures on the way. Sunday Night
34 Aug. 25, 2013 1843

Scott Tait - Please call Gary Schmallen TODAY

» GSCJason: Gary can be reached @ 623-523-9609. The contact phone # & e-mail you ...
      »taits: They are valid lines are down for 3 days. Talked to him before this ...
      »taits: PS: T'was good to meet you all there in Manteca.
2 Aug. 22, 2013 390

Reebok Melee Legend vs. Miken Ultra 2

» bob4242: What is the better bat for consistent solid hitting.
      »taits: That really depends on the swingers ability, however I'd say the ...
      »surf88: bob: If I can help, I have Melee Legends in stock now. ...
      »bob4242: I already have the yellow Melee. Just wanted to get a better feeling ...
      »Tri18: Bob, During our testing the bats from both companies were ...
      »Cruzer951: Bob, Great question….. the Melee Yellow is end loaded……. and the U2 ...
      »SALSAKID49: Reebok Legend by far for pop, durability and distance is much better ...
6 Aug. 21, 2013 1394

Cheap Bats

» dooker: Anyone out there in senior softball cyberspace know anything about ...
      »Bomber23: I'd stay away, this type of site is probably a scam.
      »softball4b: There is no copyright registered with the US Copyright office for ...
      »cal50: Read some of the descriptions, written in very poor English. I would ...
      »STL0: If it sounds to good to be true....
      »jrd231: Just went to that website! Good night Irene, that is a rip off ...
      »Tri18: JRD, You are correct. I have seen this site mentioned on other ...
      »Fabe: Great advice from a GTG Bradduh! Who has great product and even ...
      »mad dog: hey dookie...just by from them with your swing,it doesn't ...
      »dooker: Mad Dog: Relayed your message to Tom. He will be getting in ...
9 Aug. 11, 2013 1244

Senior Boombah Bats

» Nancy Allen: Anyone know anything about the senior bats that Boombah has on sale ...
      »cal50: If it is the same senior bat they had on sale a year ago, is not even ...
      »ju25: That bat is garbage. The one that I swung had no pop and broke after ...
2 Aug. 9, 2013 598
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