Smashing Frog Cricket (SFC) EXCLUSIVE Edition English Willow Cricket Bat
- SKU : SFC-EXCLUSIVE-BAT
- Available : 25 items left 15 items left In Stock
- Savings: $200
A must for every Smashing Frog Cricket Fan! Limited chance to own this exclusive piece of willow.
- HANDPICKED BY US.
- A TRUE LIMITED EDITION only 50 editions available, with each edition individually numbered.
- A TRULY ASPIRATIONAL PRODUCT!
Finest quality grade 1 English willow, made from the top 2.5% of available premium willow.
- Optimum cosmetic quality and strike performance with an outstanding weight to profile ratio.
- Profile: Full profile to give a professional pick up and balance.
- Sweet Spot Zone: Mid blade sweet spot, ideally suited to all-round stroke play.
- Handle: Finest 9 Piece Cane for maximum feel through the blade.
- Handle shape: Round handle for extreme comfort. The choice of professionals.
- Edge: Imposing edge profile that isn't compromised.
- Finish: Laser-etched branding with vintage iconography. Sanded and buffed. Complimentary bat cover included.
- Weight: 2.8 to 2.10.
The Bat comes with padded bat case, specially designed to protect this excellent piece of willow.
Knocking-in a bat is a very essential and vital process to ensure its longevity and get the best performance. Cricket Bats are expensive items and it is important to take good care of it. Knocking-in process reduces the chances of a crack in your bat by 80%.
Knocking-in process, if done by hand using a wooden mallet, typically requires about 18-20 hours of knocking. To save the time and energy of our customers, Smashing Frog uses a fully automated machine to knock in the bats. The bat will be ready to use in 45 minutes.
Our knocking machine is designed with modern day technology with option to preset the desired number of knocks. It knocks in the bat thoroughly. The moving rollers ensure that it covers the toe, edges and the blade. We give 15,000 knocks to every new bat and no further knocking is required after that.
For details visit our page https://smashingfrog.com.au/pages/knocking-in-and-bat-preperation
There is no certain time a cricket bat will last. Cricket bats are made from willow which is a natural material and it is repeatedly hit with a hard cricket ball. Deterioration and a small amount of cracking are normal & inevitable. This shouldn’t bother you and have any impact on the performance of the bat.
Subject to the terms and conditions, Smashing Frog agree to repair or replace your gear in circumstances where it’s deemed to be manufacturer’s fault. All cricket bats sold by us are subject to a discretionary 12-month from the date of purchase (including replacement bats), manufacturers’ warranty for any damage deemed not to be the fault of the purchaser. When the manufacturer has inspected the item and reached a conclusion concerning the warranty claim, the customer will be notified of the outcome - being either the item repaired, credited for replacement/exchange or the warranty claim being refused. Please note that minor wear and tear and surface cracking to a bat does not constitute a warranty claim and is a common occurrence that does not affect the performance.
Please visit our page: https://smashingfrog.com.au/pages/warranty-and-returns for details on what is/is not covered
Postage cost will vary by the total order amount, weight and selected method of delivery. Smashing Frog provides service by Australia Post/Sendle/Fastway Couriers for all domestic postage.
For orders placed from outside Australia, international freight charges will apply. Overseas deliveries may be subject to import charges and local duties and taxes for which customer would be liable. Customs restrictions may also apply. If in doubt, please check with your local authorities before placing an order.
Note: For a detailed cost of International Shipping please visit our page: https://smashingfrog.com.au/pages/shipping