13.5 Inch Extended Barrel
2 1/4 Inch Barrel Diameter
Approved for Play in ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA, ISF
Carbon Nanotube Technology (CNT)
ConneXion Eliminates Vibration
98 MPH Performance
Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty
Two-Piece Fully Composite Design
Ultra Thin 29/32" Tapered Handle
A favorite of ASA players every season, the Easton Stealth Speed XL is the quintessential home run tool! The extreme performance of the Stealth Speed XL is made possible through the two-piece fully composite design and the exclusive Easton technology used to make it. The Integrated Matrix Technology, or IMX, used on the Stealth strengthens composite structure while optimizing the design for maximum performance. The unrivaled durability that Easton has become known for is achieved through Carbon Nanotube Technology (CNT) which enhances the proprietary resin system inside the barrel and handle. The two-piece design, ideal for any type of hitter, is held together with Easton's patented CXN, or ConneXion Technology. CXN uses hinge technology for efficient energy transfer, while isolating the handle from the barrel to eliminate vibration altogether. The SPEED name comes from manufacturing this bat with laser precision to eliminate material overlap. This removes excess mass for a lighter swing weight and faster swing speed! The Stealth Speed XL is slightly endloaded with a 13.5" extended barrel design to give players more power, more hitting area, and inevitably more HRs! Easton: Power Redefined! The SSR4 is approved for play in ASA, USSSA, NSA, ISA and ISF. It is backed by a Full Twelve (12) Month Manufacturer's Warranty. Free Shipping!
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As the industry leader for over 30 years, Easton Baseball/Softball has continued to raise the bar with innovation, originality and ingenuity. It began in 1969, when Easton produced the first true aluminum bat, and has continued throughout the past three decades with virtually all significant industry "firsts" having been pioneered by Easton: first CU31 bat; first C405 bat; first titanium bat; first Carbon Core bat; first Scandium bat; etc.
The trend continues today with bats such as the Tri-Shell and the ConneXion. The patented Tri-Shell design features a super elastic rubber sleeve sandwiched in between thin outer shells for unparalleled performance, feel, and durability. The patented ConneXion design takes a separate handle and barrel piece and mechanically interlocks them using a ConneXion” elastomer piece for outstanding flex, feel, performance, and vibration reduction. In the spring of 2002, Easton introduced the Tri-Shell ConneXion, merging the technological advancements of the two bats into one.
The bats are just a part of Easton's Baseball/Softball product stable. Easton carries a wide range of high-performance baseball and softball equipment including ball gloves and batting gloves, sport bags and other accessories. Each Easton product is engineered with the player's needs and specifications in mind to provide a competitive edge in the games of fastpitch and slow-pitch softball and adult, senior youth and youth baseball.
Of all aspects that have contributed to Easton's success, none is as important as the research and development Easton engineers put into every product. Easton's trademark of innovative research and development goes back to Doug's initial experiments with aluminum and continues today in a variety of high performance materials.
Along with the many milestones Easton has set in the sporting goods industry, a little-known fact is that Easton engineered and produced the thermal shroud for the seismometer used on the first Apollo lunar landing. Jim Easton, Chairman, has always placed great importance on expanding into new markets. And today, Easton's presence in the baseball/softball, hockey, and bike markets show its continued legacy of producing innovative, high performance products.
The Easton Sports Lab, located in Van Nuys, is one of the most unique testing facilities in the sporting goods industry. Originally established to study the parameters of Easton equipment, it has evolved into a lab that not only tests equipment performance, but human performance as well. The Sports Lab has become an invaluable tool with which Easton engineers continue to create superior products.
An example of their unique testing was proven when the Easton Sports Lab teamed up with tent manufacturer Sierra Designs to create sensors and integrated software to test a state-of-the-art tent design that is supported by Easton E9 tubing in the most extreme weather conditions. In actual mountain tests, with the wind blowing up to 96 mph, Sports Lab technicians were able to record the stress on the tubing to confirm its strength and durability.
At Easton, most of the engineers are also athletes in the sport in which they innovate and design product based on their own experience. The two-piece aluminum Easton hockey stick, for example, was developed by an engineer with a passion for hockey. He developed a design that would in time become the number one hockey stick in the National Hockey League.
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