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Sticky Bat Surface

» Wood_1966: Two questions: I know because I am a George Brett fan that pine tar ...
      »Wood_1966: Well, the second question I answered for myself! Applying any ...
      »DaveDowell: You're correct ... Looks like "Home Schooling" works for you!
      »Wood_1966: Dave I am a little slow on the uptake, but I eventually find my way ...
3 March 20, 2020 429

New melee

» Big Mike317: Using both 13" and 12" finding better control with 12" and a little ...
      »Casey#44: I have both as well, thinking I would prefer the 13. But, I'm ...
      »JamesLG: Hi: About how many swings did it take to get the 12" broke ...
      »Casey#44: I could see a difference after 10 swings or so. It keeps surprising ...
      »213: Do you think these both have the same endload, just different barrel ...
      »213: I just bought a 12" Suncoast so I'm excited to try it out.
      »Casey#44: No. The end load in the 13 is heavier for sure.
      »213: Thanks Casey; Iím hoping I made the right choice.
      »Casey#44: You're very welcome.
      »Casey#44: Just one more observation. I have about 100 swings on the new 12 ...
      »213: I just received my Suncoast 12" yesterday. Very nice bat, I like the ...
      »213: I also ordered a 13" Suncoast as I'm curious to hit with both and see ...
      »Wood_1966: I am not a fan of the thinner handle on the 2020 Suncoast Melee when ...
      »DirkPitt: My "new" 13" Suncoast bat broke today, 59 days into the 60 day ...
      »bkb555: Dirk, how many swings did you get on the Suncoast...I found it is way ...
      »DirkPitt: To be clear - I like the bat and have no issues with it's performance ...
      »JamesLG: Hi: A few of us hit my 27.5 12" EL Suncoast the other day an ...
      »Mr Wolf: My wish that Suncoast would bring back the one-piece Melee, ...
      »Big pond: Was told by suncoast in Vegas that one piece models would be coming ...
18 March 11, 2020 2516

miken mag 7

» outfield13: Has anyone had the opportunity to swing the new mag 7 outside. We ...
      »Lefty: My friend bought the MAG7 and the Easton Triple R endload. I get to ...
      »Lefty: I put 33 bp swings with the Mag7 28oz. and Easton 28.5oz. They both ...
      »Tri18: Outfield, If you go on my you tube page I have a short video and ...
      »Casey#44: Just put about 20 swings on a brand new one. It was surprisingly hot ...
      »troung1: Dave V did a review yesterday on Youtube....not good.
5 March 5, 2020 1027

SUNCOAST Bat Demo Day

» Jerry820: SUNCOAST Bat Demo Day here in Southern California in City of Menifee ...
      »Jerry820: Donít forget guys I will be having a SUNCOAST Bat Demo on Wednesday ...
1 March 1, 2020 419

Bat experience?

» Sisavic: Anyone have experience with the Miken Ultra Fusion 14" Mike Dill ...
      »Tri18: Sisavic, You can go on my you tube page for a description and see ...
      »Sisavic: Thanks Alan, I bought the bat. Any hints about breaking it in?
2 March 1, 2020 326

Miken Freak Gold Series

» Tri18: Guys, Mikens new Limited Production Freak Gold Series will be ...
0 Feb. 27, 2020 254

Miken 2020 Johnny Bailey Ultra 12" reviews?

» 17Black: Checking in to see if anybody has any reviews on the 2020 Miken ...
      »mck71: Dave V did one - ...
      »17Black: mck71 thank you! Anybody used them in games yet? Being in ...
      »DieselDan: 17Black Don't you guys make or buy bat warmers?
      »mck71: 17Black - Suggestion: leave bats and balls inside until ready to hit, ...
      »17Black: mck71 yes when we hit indoors we use 52/300 balls and older bats or ...
      »Tri18: 17, Check out my video description and demo on you tube and call me ...
6 Feb. 27, 2020 793

New Dudley Bats

» DocJoel48: Dudley has launched two new Seniors bats for 2020. There is a one ...
      »Dusty-3: But no balanced bat from Dudley so far for 2020!
      »Wayne 37: The 14" is probably a balanced. However, I don't think it is 14". ...
      »Dusty-3: Dudley has the Mastery, the blue Nifong, the new orange one piece and ...
      »MurrayW: Dudley has a balanced two-piece bat in testing. I hit with it a few ...
      »Dusty-3: Is it one of the "HotW's"? It would be nice if Dudley is going to ...
      »MurrayW: Yes, a HotW.
6 Feb. 21, 2020 1049

New Dudley 2 piece bats

» OMD: Just wondering if anybody has heard any new information about the ...
0 Feb. 20, 2020 167

Rumor on Bats

» Red Sox #5: Players on my teams have been saying that starting September 2020 ...
      »DieselDan: If this was to happen, would .21 bats, bought before a set date, be ...
      »DCPete: Actually it's 1.20 USSSA bats & it's not a ...
      »Wayne 37: Might be Rico Petrocelli.
      »DieselDan: Rico wore #6.
      »'Skerz: Depending on age, could be Joe Foy...
      »DieselDan: #1 for Joe 66-68 Next?
      »'Skerz: Duh...George Scott!
      »DaveDowell: Red Sox #5 ... We had originally replied to your question here, but ...
      »lb16: DCPete - The USSSA bat change deadline has been extended to Jan. 1 ...
9 Feb. 18, 2020 1113
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BAT TESTING LAB CHANGE ē Summer 2020

» SSUSA Staff: RUMOR CONTROL RESPONSE ē Sometime later this calendar year, the "BPF ...
0 Feb. 17, 2020 1638

Melee Reload 2018/19

» irishmike: Good morning everyone. Playing now in a Senior League which allows ...
      »outfield13: theres nothing wrong with them at all. theyre that cheap because the ...
      »213: What Outfield13 said, plus its just like what happens with ASA or ...
2 Feb. 10, 2020 605

Miken & Worth bar demos at the TOC

» Tri18: Hi Guys and girls, Looking forward to seeing you at the TOC starting ...
      »Tri18: Field correction....itís LOYCE HARP Park .... AT18
1 Feb. 4, 2020 352

Worth/Miken Team package

» Chad 31: If anyone is interested in a team buy in package with Worth/Miken ...
0 Jan. 30, 2020 427

?

» SOFTBALLNUTZ: BAT WARMERS... What's your opinion???
      »DieselDan: Yes. Have one that folds up and fits in bag easily.
      »Az Iz: How does a bat that is heated to 70 degrees hitting a ball that is 5 ...
      »curveball: "IF"the bat compresses on contact with a ball, and "IF" the bat ...
      »msw4indy: My thought is the ball makes more of a difference. Even if the bat is ...
      »DieselDan: Cold balls are always bad.
      »curveball: At what temp is the compression of the balls used measured? How much ...
      »jfsully: If I recall correctly Ball compression is measured at 72 and for each ...
      »0: I was of the understanding that the Bat Warmer was for the ...
      »DieselDan: Have been told that 1.21 bats should not be used unless they are ...
      »jfsully: The research done by ASA at the time showed warming a bat added 2-4 ...
      ».: I don't get it! If the ball is as hard as a rock (not the Softball) ...
      »troung1: If you keep the bats at room temperature until you hit and use a bat ...
      »Dqmtv: I thought bat warmers were now legal? Are they?
13 Jan. 27, 2020 1440

Suncoast/Adidas bats

» L.S.: Can anyone tell me how much of a difference between the new Suncoast ...
      »grayhitter59: they added the stick stuff, some what like the original dudley ...
      »SALSAKID49: Got one from Trotter.. a 28oz Green barrel 13"... it is one of the ...
      »Mr Wolf: I had a compression test on my Melee Max 12Ē. It had about less than ...
      »JamesLG: What is considered a real good compression test ...
      »Mr Wolf: JamesLG, considering my Melee Max 12Ē EL that has less than 200 ...
      »NYTX: Was curious if anyone has any updates to share on the 13 inch end ...
      »Casey#44: I have a few swings on both. About 20 on the 12inch and 10 or so on ...
      »Lefty: I had the red one and it hit great. My hitting buddy bought the ...
      »DirkPitt: I recently purchased the 13" end load, 28oz. I have been swinging ...
      »grayhitter59: DirkPitt, I just got my Suncoast 13 inch endloaded 28oz last week, I ...
      »DirkPitt: I am also hitting them over the fence with the new Suncoast bat but ...
      »grayhitter59: Thank You for the well wishes, Happy Holidays to you and yours and a ...
      »Dusty-3: Interesting opinions on the two new end loaded Suncoast bats. I had a ...
      »lb16: Dusty-3 I have a 27 oz. Suncoast balanced version. My review for now ...
      »mck71: Dusty - recently went to the softball magazine senior camp where we ...
      »G MAN: Bought the new suncoast red 27.5 end load and the bat feels really ...
      »Dusty-3: Thanx Gentlemen for the opinions. I too am inclined to wait for ...
      »Mr Wolf: Hey G-man, that Melee Max 12Ē 25.5oz. is the lightest feeling ...
      »Mr Wolf: Hey G-MAN, I forgot to add, swinging the Melee Max 12Ē 25.5oz feels ...
      »G MAN: Mr. Wolf , Thanks for your help. I rushed to buy the Suncoast bat and ...
      »OVBALL: G MAN please text or e-mail me....wanna ask a few ...
      »Gonedeep43: Any reason why there isn't a 1.21 Stamp on the Suncoast Bat? This ...
      »raiderman66: Gonedeep, unless the tournament wasn't a senior tournament then the ...
23 Jan. 27, 2020 4417

Worth/MIKEN Senior bats for 2020

» Tri18: Well guys.... itís been around 2-3 months since we introduced our new ...
0 Jan. 13, 2020 614

2019 Elite Sports Onyx Ohana

» Jeff #9: Picked up the Elite Sports Onyx Ohana 26.5 at Vegas Worlds last ...
0 Jan. 11, 2020 505

AT18 bat for 2020 from Worth

» Tri18: I have had an outpouring of response and inquiries about my new ...
      »Tri18: You can see a new video on my you tube page that shows the very first ...
      »Tri18: Word has it that the factory is going to start shipping a little ...
      »Jay Cas: I've noticed over the years the Worth Bat has decreased in popularity ...
      »Tri18: Jay, Worth went severalmyears without producing a senior bat. Last ...
      »Jay Cas: This is my second year of Senior Softball and I have not seen many ...
      »Gonedeep43: My first Senior Bat was the Worth Legit. They made them from 2014-15. ...
      »Tri18: Jay, I just received shipping notification that I have bats on the ...
      »Jay Cas: Alan, I'll be a tester for the Worth AT-18. I just asked one of my ...
      »Mr Wolf: I just swung a Worth AT 25oz. today during batting practice. I hate ...
      »OZZIE#8: I got one of these and took bp with it twice and i love it.The ball ...
      »garyheifner: I am going to pick one up for next year. I was between the 25 and ...
      »Mr Wolf: garyheifner, in Mr. Tannerís first post to start this thread, he ...
      »Mr Wolf: To Gary, Today, another batting practice with the Worth AT. It did ...
      »Tri18: Hi guys! Since there was a little discussion about bat weights I ...
      »Mr Wolf: Mr, Tanner Hopefully, you werenít thinking I was downgrading your ...
      »Tri18: Mr. Wolf I didnít take it that way at all. I was simply adding to ...
      »Hail Ragna!: I know that Miken/Worth has upped their game in the bat business ...
      »Mr Wolf: Mr. Tanner, My personal preference is a light enough EL bat that I ...
      »Tri18: Wolf, I f you want to try an AT18 BAT OR ANOTHER MIKEN or Worth ...
19 Dec. 22, 2019 4428

Bat Review

» Capt Kirk: Has anyone reviewed this bat: Miken DC41 ...
      »southerinman: I haven't swing that version but I have used both the original white ...
      »mck71: That's a utrip bat Capt: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKlpKqnLeec
      »bkb555: its a good bat...1 ounce endload, takes a couple hundred swings to ...
      »DieselDan: The Timberworks 65M+ i hit with three times a week, feels this bat is ...
4 Dec. 18, 2019 709
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