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Rawlings Velo Y62LTE Youth Ash Wood Baseball Bat
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the Right Wood
A quality at-bat starts with quality wood, and this is why the
game's biggest pros trust Rawlings at the plate. Rawlings' goal is
to provide athletes with the most durable, balanced and
high-performing bat whether it be constructed from ash or maple.
Understanding the key difference between ash and maple is essential
to maximizing each swing and outperforming the competition in every
Maple's closed grains are less visible and will not flake,
splinter or separate, thus making it far more durable than ash
Maple is very dense with an 8%-10% moisture content resulting
in a harder hitting surface
Maple can feel slightly heavier than ash due to its closed
As one of the strongest timbers available, ash is durable and
known for its exceptional feel
Ash is porous and lightweight due to its open grain structure
Ash contains a higher moisture content (10%-12%) resulting in
Rawlings Velo YB62LTE Youth Ash
Wood Baseball Bat - New for 2013
One of the toughest transitions a hitter will face is making the
switch from aluminum to wood bats. The weight drop in the bat is key
to offensive success. Rawlings youth wood bats are designed for
players getting an early start with wood at the Little League ranks.
Rawlings' Velo wood bats offer the lowest drop weights in the market
with a guaranteed minimum of -7.5oz. The Rawlings' Protege wood bat
is built with a guaranteed minimum -5oz weight drop and a 2 1/2" big
barrel. Infused with the authenticity and expertise that has made
Rawlings woos bats a favorite of pros, the Velo and Protege wood
bats will prepare elite youth players looking to develop their game
early for the next-level of play.