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Enough Said

» big cat7: Is the enough said as good as all the hype thats been put into it?I ...
      »Perl: I have one with around 75 swings on it. There is no webbing yet. ...
      »Lefty: What made me buy enough said break end time is 100 to 200 BP swings ...
      »NYGNYY: Just purchased their 854 one piece 24.5 oz. I still need to put ...
      »Montanapnc: Is there any difference in any broken in senior bat vs another? ...
      »bearman: Since the Florida HALF CENTRY IS NOW CHECKING BATS i would sugest you ...
      »Bruce M: I compared it swing for swing with the Suncoast Blue Knob (12 inch ...
      »big cat7: I agree it definately isnt a gamechanger and maybe i need more cuts ...
      »Mr Wolf: My three favorite bats, Adidas Melee 12 25oz. EL, I use this only ...
      »lb16: Montanapnc - Since no else replied about rolling yes it is illegal. I ...
      »Mr Wolf: 1b16, When you alter a bat, as in shaving, thats illegal. But ...
      »FOFO: My understanding is rolling IS illegal as when it is rolled t ...
      »AJC: Rolling a bat is 100% illegal
      »Bruce M: Section 3-4 (6) Penalty for using an altered bat If a bat is ...
      »DaveDowell: Bruce M (and others): There is no "..could reasonably.." about it ... ...
      »Bruce M: Shazam! Bruce and Dave actually agree upon something. You see, my ...
      »DaveDowell: Bruce ... Don't tell anyone ... Both of our reputations could be at ...
      »FOFO: Thanks for your input Dave. That answers the question but doubt it ...
      »DaveDowell: Totally agreed, Bert ... I've been pasting that standard reply for ...
      »FOFO: Could not agree more Dave. Lifetime ban should be the standard for ...
      »mnball: Just adding my 2cents on the Enough said bats - my first time hitting ...
      »MurrayW: mnball, just curious. If you think the white one-piece bat was great, ...
      »mnball: MurrayW - The black 1 piece is supposed to be a different barrel and ...
      »Jeff50: I know a lot of people "altering" the bats by using harder balls ...
      »DaveDowell: Jeff50 ... In the order of your "opinions" ... I know a lot of ...
      »Scott Harder: But seriously, if you are altering a senior bat you may need help. ...
      »Scott Harder: Before you alter a bat in any way (rolling, shaving, tennis balls, ...
      »DaveDowell: ▲ ▲ BEST post of this entire thread ▲ ▲
      »Dbax: Players that alter bats are to stupid to care about injuring someone.
      »Jeff50: Name one tourney my team could have entered that had a 203 to 243 ...
      »DaveDowell: Be more specific ... We have FOUR tourneys with over 200+ teams, ...
30 May 19, 2022 2622

MIKEN GAMER

» big cat7: Im thinking of getting one of the new ultra game ready bats has ...
      »Rob64: I was an Easton fan but AT18 , Mach1, Miken Ultra all good! I don't ...
1 May 10, 2022 163

Cold weather

» dkrollw364: Any recommendations for senior bats in cold weather (mid 40's)???
      »Benji4: Buy a small propane heater and keep your bats next to the heater.
      »stick8: Use an ASA or USSSA bat if you have access
      »CaliBraves: Purchase a $30 Walmart bat and swing away. If you decide to use your ...
      »dkrollw364: Can I use my DeMaraini Flipper Aftermath (ASA) bat even though its ...
      »Minnesota_Pete: I have a Miken Johnny Bailey and a Dudley Bobby Nifong that both hold ...
      »Bruce M: My POV: Don't swing a senior bat in those temperatures. Instead, ...
      »Mr Wolf: What we use for our BP session in cold weather, 300 compression 52 ...
7 May 6, 2022 545

LS TPS Bats

» Soytinly: I just returned to Softball after a 20 year absence. My last game was ...
      »Turning2: S - can't help with the older bats but if you still have them you ...
1 May 2, 2022 218

What are Top 5 Senior Bats 2022 ?

» PLAYER99: What are the Top 5 Senior Bats for 2022 ? Includes Bats form 2021 ...
      »raiderman66: If you are playing against us then you want the Rebok Barrage or any ...
      »SALSAKID49: Suncoast Melee / Diamond 12"/13" OG ADIDAS Models 12"/13" Onyx ...
      »sobs3: The barrage actually hit bombs until the 2 I bought both cracked with ...
      »PLAYER99: I heard these 2 Senior Bats are Great Suncoast Adidas Melee 3 ...
      »msw4indy: I swing balanced bats. From what I have swung, I know Easton Sr bats ...
      »SALSAKID49: Easton Sr. bats are very good also.
      »mck71: I personally PREFER an EL (.5) but actually own a few balanced that I ...
7 March 12, 2022 1528

Miken Ultra Gamer Series 14" Maxload

» spider9188: Hey Cowboy19...its Oz..(Bob Darrah). I wanted to know if you have ...
0 Feb. 3, 2022 453

New Miken and Worth GAMER SERIES BATS

» Tri18: Guys, Its been awhile but we have been hard At work at Miken and ...
      »Tri18: Hello Everyone, While its still cold in most places and even here ...
1 Jan. 30, 2022 1492

Pure bats

» AC: Is the pure bat Meagan in SSUSA?
0 Jan. 4, 2022 295

stote balls

» big cat7: How is the stote ball that SSUSA is going to use next year compared ...
      »NEW TEAM: VERY GOOD BALL USED IN OUR LEAGUE
      »J R: We used the Stote M.C.T. in 2020. Great Ball. We switched the Rock ...
2 Dec. 13, 2021 593

Comparison between Senior Ultra II (msu2) and Senior Suncoast Melee 3 One-piece ...

» OrlandoErik99: Appreciate thoughts from those who have hit both...TIA
      »raiderman66: Pretty simple, if your playing our team and come up with an ultra 2 ...
1 Dec. 7, 2021 1252

Bat suggestions help. Just tuned 55 and wanting to get back playing...

» OrlandoErik99: 6-7 years ago was swinging a 26oz OG Flex & Extended and 26oz (Light ...
      »msw4indy: The Suncoast Melee 3 balanced is a one piece that will be somewhat ...
1 Nov. 29, 2021 833

Suncoast Melee Diamond 2021 End load-opinions

» irishmike: Love Suncoast. Going to buy either a 2 piece 2021 Diamond end load or ...
      »mck71: im - if you are used to swinging a 1 pc (Melee2), then go with the ...
      »DirkPitt: I have both and if you like the 2017 Melee 2 then the Melee 3 is the ...
      »Rusty47: Does the 2021 Melee Diamond have a 1/2 oz end load or 3/4 oz end ...
      »DRobb: The Melee Diamond is 1/2 oz end load
      »Rusty47: Does the 2021 Melee 3 12 inch End Load have a 1/2 oz end load or 3/4 ...
      »DRobb: The Melee 3 end load 12 has a 1/2 oz end load.
      »Allan55: If I was changing bats from the old Dudley black bat with yellow ...
      »Bruce M: I was that guy. I needed to know 1/2, 3/4 ounce, full ounce end load ...
      »mck71: This one Allan: ...
      »Allan55: Thanks for the info Bruce M and mck71. I purchased a few of the last ...
      »shortstopchic10: I can answer any Suncoast questions or help get what you need. Can ...
      »shortstopchic10: @Rusty. The melee reloaded 1 piece is the 12" 3/4oz endload. The ...
      »Allan55: I appreciate the additional info shortstopchic10 and offer to help.
      »Rusty47: I also appreciate the additional info shortstopchic10. Made the ...
14 Nov. 7, 2021 2766

Selecting a New Bat

» Rusty47: Have been reviewing the new Suncoast Melee3 one piece EL and the ...
      »softball4b: xxxhttp://www.seniorsoftballbatreviews.com/xxx read between the lines
1 Oct. 18, 2021 1014

2021 Onyx Senior Bat BL29 Sports Endload 13" barrel

» AC9er: I wanted to inquire as to why there are no warranties offered with ...
0 Sept. 9, 2021 701

2021 Suncoast Ruckus Max USSSA, 13" endload

» yankeeFAN: Anyone swing this bat yet? Looking for reviews all over the internet ...
0 Aug. 16, 2021 551

Asking for a Friend

» softball4b: Local league requires NSA bats. Any suggestions?
      »Dbax: https://www.playnsa.com/uploads/2021%20Approved%20Bat%20Company%20List ...
      »softball4b: I know what is approved I want to know the double secret list of NSA ...
      »Dbax: According to the site, pretty much all Senior bats are ok.
3 July 13, 2021 812

2021 DUDLEY DOOM DAN SMITH MAX POWER LOAD SSUSA SENIOR SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL BAT: DSSR2M

» Packy: as anyone swung these bats yet ? I love an endload , I guess i will ...
      »Packy: Well just got the bat , very good looking bat , weight is as follows ...
      »marcster13: Wow! Look at that endload! Haven't seen something like that in a ...
      »Packy: ok, so i took the tape off added a bat knob reweighed the bat , same ...
      »Bigboza: Junk! Bought 2 26s 8 swings in the so called end load broke into ...
      »Turning2: Packy - not sure how you may be weighing your bat to check the end ...
      »raiderman66: It is a total shame what Dudley has become. They switched factories ...
      »shortstopchic10: Dudley hesnt been the same since the original 1 pc models Black ...
      »Minnesota_Pete: I have a 26.5 Dudley Nifong with more than 1500 swings. Very durable ...
      »shortstop62423: Agreed. The original Dudley Lightening with the RED know is one of ...
      »raiderman66: The story as I understand is the engineer who designed the original ...
10 July 12, 2021 2600

Are open Ended Meat Head bats legal?

» WhatsupRodMikeMitch: I found 3 older Softball bats in an Estate Sale. One is a heavy Meat ...
      »grayhitter59: Bat speed, bat speed and more bat speed. whatever best creates bat ...
      »WhatsupRodMikeMitch: Ok so bat speed = more power. Ok I will test out which of my 4 bats ...
2 July 2, 2021 1063

Bat vendor in Nashville

» Reggie44: Does anybody know if there will be vendors at the Southern ...
0 June 30, 2021 301

Carrying bat

» J R: Where can I find the rule covering carrying bat to 1st base
      »DaveDowell: J R ... Best places to search would be the Rule Books of other ...
      »J R: Thanks Dave .I will print this and show hard headed umpire.Was in our ...
      »marcster13: In my opinion anyone who carries the bat to first base or any other ...
      »B.J.: I think it's a non issue I haven't seen it happen in years and then ...
      »r4pitch: I agree with marcster13 If you carry a bat to 1st base you should be ...
      »DaveDowell: Agreed, B.J. ... About the only other rare circumstance I've seen in ...
      »Omar Khayyam: I agree with Dave. I have also seen a guy trot down to first on an ...
      »r4pitch: That is not what was asked... Hemust have reached 1st base safely ...
      »DaveDowell: And it seemed like such a simple question! ... "Where can I find the ...
      »Duke: Dave, I can think of one more situation regarding carrying your bat. ...
      »Chief144: While playing in St George a couple of years ago one of our players ...
      »r4pitch: j.r. asked ? then got the answer..jr then came back with i will show ...
      »2bornot2b: Strange but true. A slow-running singles-only batter hit a ground ...
      »Rumplestilskin: LOOK, SSUSA AND the major leagues, etc, etc, have NO rule mandating ...
      »DaveDowell: Isn't this a bit of a harsh reaction to a post from almost four years ...
15 June 9, 2021 3810
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