As a testament to its versatility and great service, the Pow’r Wrap Bat weight for Softball boasts ASA, NCAA, NSA, USSSA and NFSHA approval. This product is made from top notch polycarbonate plastic and is designed to fit 2 ¼ inch barrel diameter.
The weight is 24 ounces and has gained approval in all softball leagues nationwide. That is really all the proof you need that this is a quality product. This is what winners use to develop their baseball specific muscle groups for that high speed, high power swing. A perfect partner for off-season and pre-match training and warm-up.
Markwort continue to deliver top notch products. Having been in the industry for a while, their products are approved nationwide with good reason. The Pow’r Wrap Bat Weight for Softball is as effective as can be expected and is guaranteed to take your swings to the next level.
- Highly effective weight distribution to the barrel
- Product weight of 24oz
- Indestructible recycled polycarbonate plastic construction
- Great weight for training and warm up
- Tight and secure fit on the bat barrel
- Very easy to use
- Highly durable construction
- Has a tendency to get stuck on the bat
- Top edge of the weight has a tendency to scratch the bat
- Could be a bit thicker than anticipated making it quite bulky for some
Batting Donut Definition
A batting doughnut is a circular weight with a hole at the center. It slides around the knob of the baseball bat and is used to make the bat heavier. Batting doughnuts are commonly used by on deck players waiting their turn to step onto the plate. By warming up using a heavier bat, the standard bat feels lighter making them increase their swing velocity for a more powerful ball hit. So, why is called a doughnut? Well because it is shaped like one.
As players continue to get older and advance in baseball, they become exposed to a greater variety of batting weights which also come in a range of sizes.
Another option that players have is to buy a baseball bat that is made especially heavy. Naturally you will need to chuck some chums. These types of bats are referred to as heavy bats or more commonly weighted Pow’r Wrap Bat Weight for Softball 24-ounces. If you are not ready to buy a weighted bat but still need to make your existing bat weigh more, there’s a trick to do this at home. Simply cut out the top of the bat and fill it with sand then close it off and tape it securely in place using duct tape.
Back to the doughnuts. Their main purpose is to make the bat heavier and consequently make it feel lighter when you remove the doughnut. The result is faster swing speeds like we’ve seen above. The most common brands include Hitting Jack-it, Pow’r, Varo, Wrap and Bratt Bat.
One the main downer of batting doughnuts is that they may not be suitable for older players who use much larger Pow’r Wrap Bat Weight for Softball 24-ounces. This fact emphasizes on the need for a variety of batting weights. The reason for this is larger bats have large or irregular shaped knobs that makes it impossible to slide a batting doughnut. These doughnuts however, are really great at improving your motion.