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potzy248

New Crown beast.
« on: April 16, 2018, 09:30:54 PM »

Always wanted this shape and finally took the plunge. Unbelievable how much wood is in the bat, its huge. Pin knot on face probably not expected on the top end but I can live with it. Will be gone after a few cherries. Picks up a dream. Amazing profile and I don't know why Pros wouldn't use it more. Great service. Will be my match bat this season.
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35mm edge
62mm spine
22mm Shoulder
21mm Toe
2.9.5lb







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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2018, 08:02:09 AM »

top class looks slighty modded to the original but really nice and agree the coverage on this profile is second to none.
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2018, 08:41:33 AM »

That's one long spread of buttery wood!
If it's a crown, then as I understand it, it's primarily a very lightweight cleft. If you're lucky, it will have a clean face. And if you're really lucky, lots of grains too.
In sum, a Crown may not be the absolute best looker, because its primary feature is its light weight. (Though from my own experience with B3 they often are good lookers too.) But most importantly, it should go like a bullet train!
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2018, 09:03:41 AM »

Love the profile, love the stickers! It will be a cannon, mate!
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2018, 11:23:05 AM »

That shape looks very interesting! Hope it goes well for you!
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2018, 08:35:29 PM »

Trotty shape?
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2018, 10:29:23 PM »

Trotty shape?

Yip 1271 with a couple of mods. Flat face, Square toe, Few mm off over all bat to get weight down to a manageable weight. Still can't believe the actual volume of the bat. Pick up is unreal.
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #7 on: April 19, 2018, 07:24:46 PM »

Yip 1271 with a couple of mods. Flat face, Square toe, Few mm off over all bat to get weight down to a manageable weight. Still can't believe the actual volume of the bat. Pick up is unreal.

Mind. If piggy bat a few photos i of my trott profile tnat arrived yesterday?
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #8 on: April 19, 2018, 08:20:38 PM »

Mind. If piggy bat a few photos i of my trott profile tnat arrived yesterday?

Go nuts.
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Re: New Crown beast.
« Reply #10 on: Yesterday at 12:54:39 AM »

Nice. I know, so much wood. Had a hit with it to day and she pings pretty hard all over. Love it.
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