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2 1/4 Inch Barrel Diameter
-9 Length To Weight Ratio
Approved For Play In ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA, & ISF
Colorway: Black / Blue
Balanced Swing Weight
Two-Piece, Composite Softball Bat
Black Onyx Carbon Handle Provides A Stiff Feel With Reduced Energy Loss
X-Zone Barrel Adjusts Composite Angles To Create A Huge Sweet Spot
Double Wall Barrel Design
Hot Out Of The Wrapper Performance
2-Piece LINK Connection Piece Reduces Sting For An Amazing Feel On Contact
Optimized End Cap Extends The Barrel For More Plate Coverage
Cylinder Seaming Delivers Consistent, Powerful Performance
Speed-Helix Grip Provides Exceptional Comfort & Control
Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty
The fastpitch world has been blessed with the emergence and performance of Mizuno softball bats. For the 2018 season, the Nighthawk series is back and better than ever! As a versatile option that is recommended for all types of players, this two-piece composite softball bat delivers an awesome overall feel with premier pop. The latest feature Mizuno has mastered is their optimized end cap which provides an even larger sweet spot than previous models with a new and improved sound at impact. The proven Black Onyx Carbon stiff handle attaches to the XZone barrel with the patented 2-Piece LINK connection piece for a massive reduction in negative vibration and better overall energy transfer during higher pitch speeds. This allows for consistent, powerful performance at the highest level of play with no worry of durability issues. Mizuno has also utilized a double wall barrel design with their cylinder seaming to deliver hot out of the wrapper performance and an extended sweet spot for more plate coverage. The best part? Each Nighthawk softball bat comes pre-wrapped with the Speed-Helix grip for unbeatable comfort and control. Mizuno: Driven By Athletes. Crafted To Win!
This Mizuno Nighthawk Fastpitch Softball Bat (FP18NW9) features the standard 2 1/4-inch barrel diameter, a drop 9 length to weight ratio, and a balanced swing weight that is perfect for both contact hitters and power hitters. With four different certification stamps on the taper, this model is approved for play in ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA, and ISF. Hit like a legend and order one of these Mizuno softball bats today with free shipping and a full one (1) year manufacturer's warranty. Don't forget, we'll be here for you from click to hit!
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Mizuno USA, Inc.'s roots stem from its parent company Mizuno Corporation. Mizuno Corporation was established in Osaka, Japan in 1906 by Rihachi Mizuno. Today, Mizuno USA is located in Norcross, GA and continues to manufacture and distribute golf, baseball, softball, running, track & field and volleyball equipment, apparel, and footwear for international markets.
Since our founding in 1906, we at Mizuno have taken special pride and pleasure in being able to participate in the exciting world of sports and in making the entire globe the stage for our activities. Each and every one of us is guided by the ideal of true sportsmanship. That was true nearly 100 years ago and is still true today. It is evident in our corporate philosophy which, simply stated, is "To contribute to society through the advancement of sports and quality sporting goods." This philosophy is clearly reflected in our strong support of numerous worldwide sport events and in our dedication to advancing sports through cutting edge technology and research.
Our product development strategy is to create products with features that enhance athlete performance and are unique to only Mizuno. These technological advancements make our sporting equipment and apparel go the extra mile and keep you in tip top playing form no matter the sport nor the conditions. Whether it's our Breath Thermo® line of clothing which generates heat from the absorption of moisture to keep you warm in cooler temperatures, to our line of Arctic Touch™ garments that expels heat and moisture generated by the body during exercise to keep your body cool and comfortable, your comfort and performance are at the forefront of our innovation. From the diamond to the track, from the court to the fairway, Mizuno's commitment to Serious Performance shines through.
Today, the high quality equipment that only Mizuno can produce are relied upon by athletes throughout the world. We produce superior quality equipment for serious performance, through the artful combination of technology and craftsmanship. Because, at Mizuno, your passion is our obsession.
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