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Questions and Answers for DeMarini Pro Maple Composite Wood Bat: DX243 Adult
How heavy is the 32 inch bat?
The DeMarini Pro Maple Composite Wood Bat (DX243) Adult wood bat is anywhere from -2 to -3 ounces in weight. Same goes for the other DX models of DeMarini wood bats. The 32 would weight 29-30 ounces.
Which model is better? The DX110 or the DX243?
The DeMarini Pro Maple Composite Wood Bat (DX243) features the turn model 243. The 243 turn model is typically preferred by power hitters because the design allows the bat have an end loaded feel. The 110 turn model, featured in the DeMarini DX110, features more of balanced feel that contact hitters like. It is a great transitional bat for a player going from a BBCOR bat to a wood bat. Both models are great, it just depends on whether you prefer a balanced bat or an end loaded bat.
Will this bat come with the BBCOR stamp?
Yes, the DeMarini Pro Maple Composite Wood Bat: DX243 Adult bat does feature a BBCOR stamp on its barrel. This stamp can be seen in one of the pictures on the product's page.
Does this model have a thinner handle than the DX110 or are they the same (1")?
The DeMarini Pro Maple Composite Wood Bat: DX243 Adult bat will have a 29/32" handle diameter. It will be slightly less than the DX110's 1" handle thickness.
is this bat barrel heavy?
The DeMarini Pro Maple Composite Wood Bat: DX243 Adult is slightly end loaded.
Is the barrel size on this model 2 5/8"? If so, then why do some of the experts say its 2 1/2"?
The DeMarini Maple Wood Bat: DX243 Adult model is a turn model 243. All turn model 243 bats will have the same barrel size at 2 5/8". The handle will be 29/32" and have a medium taper. It will also feature a conventional knob.
Does the new model with the bbcor stamp look the same as this?
The DeMarini Maple Wood Bat: DX243 Adult bat will have a BBCOR Certified .50 stamp on the barrel of the new model. It will be located under the Pro Maple stamp next to the turn model 243. The bat may come in the same or differing colors.
Is the dx110 stronger then this due to the longer handle on this bat?
Not necessarily. It really comes down to the preference of the player as both will have similar durability.
Will the bat break if hit on the handle taper?
All wood bats run the risk of breaking if you hit the ball of the taper or handle of the bat.
Is the handle on this longer than it is on the dx110?
The DX243 will have a slighly longer handle as it has a shorter taper than the DX110 model.
Does the label need to faced the batter like regular wooden bats.
When hitting with wood bats the first thing the player must do is make the label (emblem on the barrel) of the bat face straight up or straight down. The areas to either side of the label on the bat is not only the hardest but also the strongest.
Does the bat have a cupped end?
No. The DeMarini DX243 does not have a pro cup.
What is the difference between this bat and the DX271 bat?
The DX243 has a 2 1/2 inch barrel and the DX271 has a 2 5/8 inch barrel.
how much does a 31 inch bat weigh?
The DeMarini Maple Wood Bat: DX243 Adult has an approximate -2 to -3 length to weight ratio. So a 31 inch would weigh anywhere between 28 and 29 ounces.
What is the size of the barrel? One expert said it was 2.52 inches while another said it was 2 and 5/8 inches?
The usual barrel size for a wooden bat with a 243 turn model is typically 2 5/8 inches.
Which one of the Demarini DX models has the biggest barrel? And are they all bbcor certified with the stamp on the bat? (Dx2110, 243, and 271
The 110 and 271 both have barrels right at 2.5 inches. The 243 will be slightly larger at around 2.52 inches.
How much does the 33in weigh?
This bat has an approximate -2 to -3 drop. With that being said, this 33 inch bat will weigh approximately 30-31 oz.
is this bat BBCOR certified? if so why is it stamped with the BESR certification?
Yes, this is bbcor certified and it will now feature the bbcor .50 stamp on the bat.
what is the oz on the 31in bat
Since wood bat weights are approximate it will be between 28-29 ounces.
Today i used this bat for the first time at one of our team workouts at the cage. I noticed that after hitting a few balls of pitching, not tee, this bat had a few dents from the ball seams...is this suppposed to happen?
No, this should not happen. There is a three month warranty on this model. You can contact DeMarini at 1-800-937-2287.
What's the difference between this and the dx110 model
The DX110 model has a 2 5/8" barrel and the DX243 has a 2 1/2" barrel. The wood is the same.
Is this bad end loaded?
It is slightly end loaded.
What is the barrel size?
The DX243 has a 2 1/2 inch barrel.
Would It be better to buy a wood bat or a metal bbcor bat for highschool play?
A wood bat is not going to be as durable as a metal bat. In addition, wood bats do not have one year warranty's like BBCOR metal bats.
is there a warranty for the bat? and if yes how long is the warranty
Yes, there is a 3 month warranty with DeMarini with this bat. All warrantyâ€™s must go through the manufacture
what is the wieght to lenght ratio on this bat?
The DX243 has an approximate -2 to -3 length to weight ratio.
do you recomend this woodbat?
Yes, we do recommend this bat. This is going to be on of our best selling wood bats. This is also going to be one of our most durably wood bats.
Is this bat bbcor certified?
This is not BBCOR certified, but under NFHS and NCAA rules, it does not need to be since it is classified as a wood bat. BBCOR only applies to non-wood bats.
what is the composite material made of?
It's just made from a mixture of carbon fiber resins and filaments and carbon fiber reinforced plastic.
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