Top 10 Softball Bats for 2011
We are excited to offer the Top 10 list for Slowpitch Softball Bats for the Year 2011. We have performed a lot of study and compiling users feedback, purchase history, we can now publish this list.
So Without Further ado, The Top 10 Slowpitch Softball bats for 2011 are:
1. Miken Recoil Series
Meets all major softball associations bat performance standards. Ballistic Crosslinked System provides 300% higher elongation for increased resilience at impact, and unmatched barrel rebound. Dynamic Flex Ratio 250 provides greater stability for the power-hitter, maximizing consistency and distance. Extended Sweetspot Design: An Extra-Long Barrel Construction provides the ultimate power source for serious ballplayers. End loaded for greater distance. Premium synthetic leather grip. Player-preferred thin handle. X-Tack coating provides superior knob grip for added control.
2. Easton Stealth Speed
The Easton SSR2 Stealth Speed combines the largest multi-wall hitting area in the game with Easton’s Focus Flex handle design and 2-piece CXN technology, to deliver increased bat speed and more power at impact.
3. Easton SRV5 Salvo
The word “salvo” literally means a sudden outburst resembling the discharge of projectiles. To a slowpitch softball player, however, it also means an exceptionally durable bat from Easton, built with a 13.5-inch slightly end-loaded extended barrel for extra power. In short, the Easton Salvo lives up to its namesake perfectly. The Salvo is equipped with a patented Integrated Matrix Technology (IMX) composite barrel and an ultra-thin 29/32-inch tapered handle. The IMX barrel is the bat’s centerpiece, with optimized aerospace-grade fibers layered and angled to maximize the hitting area. This not only provides an extraordinary feel, but also eliminates vibration, helping deliver a balanced and fluid swing that acts like a natural extension of your arms. The bat also benefits from Easton’s Single System Technology (SST), with a one-piece design providing players with solid feedback while maintaining an expansive hitting area. Add in updated graphics for 2010 and you have a strong, attractive bat that delivers explosive results.
Certified for 98-mile-per-hour performance, the Salvo complies with all current softball bat performance standards: ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA, SSUSA, and ISF. The bat carries a 400-day manufacturer’s warranty.
4. Easton Synergy Speed
The Easton SRV3 Synergy Speed incorporates an end loaded, multi-wall barrel. Designed for the power hitter.
5. Worth Toxic Softball Bat
Worth 2010 Toxic ASA Slowpitch Softball Bat Balanced, one piece full composite. RAV advanced composite processing technology. Optimized barrel stiffness and flexability. Pro pebble grip. ASA approved. Length Weight – Slowpitch Softball Bats
6. Worth Titan Softball Bat
The Worth Titan 5.4L 120 Softball Bat features a composite multi-layer design that extends the sweetspot two inches towards the endcap. Designed for optimal balance between performance and durability. BPF 1.20. USSSA, NSA, ISF approved. Weights: 26, 27, 28, 30 oz. 34 length. **Warranty/Defective issues must be handled directly through the bat manufacturer. Please call 1-800-423-3714 for Customer Service. Unwanted bats returned to Eastbay, must not be used and must be in original packaging. Unwanted bats returned to Eastbay, must not be used and must be in original packaging.**
7. Miken MV3 Softball Bat
Miken 2011 MV3 Maxload USSSA Slowpitch Bat The MV- is engineered utilizing premium aerospace grade fiber to deliver Mikens legendary performance and durability. Advanced inner flex technology takes performance to the next level by deliver – Slowpitch Softball Bats
8. Miken Freak Softball Bat
New for 2011! The new Freak DST Maxload is the latest high performing softball bat from Miken. The Freak DST Balanced is constructed of 100% R900 Carbon Fiber. The R900 provides 38.8% higher tensile strength and 40% higher elongation than industry standard carbon fiber. R900 Carbon Fiber is proven to endure grueling play. The new MPa7 resin system is exclusively calibrated to optimize the performance and resilience of Miken’s premium carbon fiber materials. The Multi-Layer Biaxial Technology precisely aligns and bonds filaments of premium aerospace grade carbon fiber to produce unrivaled durability and maximum performance. The new Inner Flex Technology Advanced is customized to barrel specifications for maximum distance and ball speed. Miken has also unleashed the new DST technology. The new DST technology is a durashell that acts as a composite shield on the outer shell of the 100 percent aerospace grade carbon fiber barrel, maximizing performance out of the wrapper. The Miken Freak DST Maxload has a End Loaded swing weight for Greater Distance. The Freak DST Maxload is approved by USSSA, NSA and ISA. 2 1/4 Inch Barrel Diameter 100% Composite Design 14 1/2 Inch Barrel Length Approved by ASA, USSSA, NSA, and ISA DST Technology 1 Year Manufacturers Warranty Inner Flex Technology Advanced Made In USA Maxload Swing Weight for Greater Distance MPa7 Resin System Multi-Layer Biaxial Technology Premium Synthetic Leather Grip R900 Carbon Fiber Provides 38.8% Higher Tensile Strength and 40% Higher Elongation than Industry Standards X-Tack Coating Provides Superior Knob Grip for Added Control.
9. Miken Mega Maniac
The Miken Mega Maniac 585 slow pitch softball bat is constructed with E-Flex technology that generates maximum flex throughout the entire barrel of the the large sweet spot, then bends and contains the energy. At the same time the Titan Elemental layer delivers a reverse degradation in the core of the bat that snaps the E-Flex layer back with force and power. Bat comes with a one-year manufacturer warranty.
10. Demarini F4 Softball Bat
2 1/4″ barrel, Meets 1.20 BPF bat Standard, approved for play by ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA.
So there you have it.. Softball Bats Only Keep Getting Better Every Year. The sweet spots become more sweet and the game lives on.
Written by Abby Morrill, writer for TL Industries.