Upfront Ball Mallet Reviews
Product Type: Upfront sports equipment
Newest Review: ... this Upfront Ball Mallet has proven almost perfect for that duty! The point of "knocking" the bat in is to make ... more
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UPFRONT Bat Mallet Wooden mallet for knocking in cricket bats.
Last Update 06.12.2013 08:23
Customer Upfront Ball Mallet Reviews (3)
by - written on 18/01/11 (Very useful, 18 readings)
As I have mentioned in a variety of other reviews I tend to play a fair few games each summer for my local side and have a reviewed a selection of the bats I use. When you first buy a cricket bat though there is a process in which you have to "knock it in" before you start whacking balls around the fields seriously and this Upfront Ball Mallet has proven almost perfect for that duty! The point of "knocking" the bat in is to make the wood softer which binds it together and makes it stronger getting the bat ready to be played with. This is a process with is own unique process which can take no less than 6 hours and some people obsess over. ... Read the complete review
by - written on 05/11/10 (Very useful, 81 readings)
Cricket is a game played by millions, understood by thousands and has rules comprehended by hundreds. One of the great concepts in cricket is the strange habit of paying money for a piece of equipment which when bought is recommended not to use until it's been seasoned. The piece of equipment is a bat and the process is the process of 'knocking in', knocking in is a simple of process of constantly pounding the bat with either a training ball or a ball mallet until the fibres of the bat have compacted and the bat is ready for play in the middle. Knocking in can be done in two ways, one is to use the bat for several sessions in the net until the ... Read the complete review
by - written on 12/08/10, updated on 19/08/10 (Very useful, 23 readings)
Anyone who's brought a new cricket bat will know what this upfront ball mallet is for. Its used to knock your cricket bat in and thus sofen the bat so it is ready for match use. I brought a new bat this season and was about to start this six hour process using a ball in a sock (an old trick) when someone recommend this product to me. All it is is a cricket ball glued to the end of a short stick. The ball is exactly the same as a match ball, except it is attached to the end of a stick. Using this product was so much easier than using the ball in a sock, but it was still just as boring. I literally had to take a day off work to get it done. Such a boring ... Read the complete review
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