The Hard Maple Composite is the only bat of its kind made from a single billet of pro-grade, hard maple. Better, it's the only bat built to support the mechanics of your swing. Our patented Axe handle has been scientifically proven to aid performance and reduce the risk of common hand injuries associated with the baseball swing. Experience more comfort and better bat control. Transfer power more efficiently. Achieve maximum bat speed. All while training longer, safer.
With the Hard Maple Composite, you get an authentic wood feel, but with a reduced risk of breakage. Our composite foam handle features a rubberized coating for a secure grip and is reinforced to the barrel with a carbon-fiber connector at the bat's highest stress point.
Led by All-Star Mookie Betts, many of the world's best players are swinging wood bats with Axe handles daily. There's no denying the Axe revolution; a new standard has arrived.
The Hard Maple Composite is your resolve strengthened. Grab hold today.
Who is it for?
High school, college, and adult baseball players who want the feel and feedback of hitting with wood either in training or competitive play but with a reduced risk of breakage.
Barrel made from a single billet of pro-grade, hard maple
Composite foam handle with rubberized coating provides a secure grip while also reducing weight, vibration, and breakage
Carbon connector for improved durability reinforces the construction at its highest stress point
Patented Axe handle for better grip stability, more efficient power transfer, maximum bat speed, and reduced hand fatigue
BBCOR-certified, 2-5/8" barrel
Axe Pro Maple Composite Wood Hybrid Bat L180F (2018) Lightly Used W/Warranty