Prime 915 vs Prime 916 Review
You can rest assured of a bats success by its integration into events and its welcoming. The 2015 Louisville Slugger 915 already featured in three major events: during the San Diego all star classic perfect game, the Junior Home Run Derby, and in Ozzie Smith’s hands during the Stars and Celebrities game.
-Surprisingly, the 915 might be entering into every age group and league.
-The 915 comes with barrel sizes that are suitable for the senior league.
-Also, the Slugger 915 comes in a size variation suitable for the youth.
-There are ample reasons are features for the appeal and inevitable success of the 2015 Louisville Slugger 915 Prime baseball bat. The 2015 version has a tighter connection between the composite handle and barrel.
-The importance of this is in the feel.
-A tighter connective piece provides a better feel to the players when they are moving through the contact.
-A secondary impressive feature is the 916’s swing weight per inch, calculated to be higher by at least 10% when compared to the 2015 DeMarini Voodoo Ft.
-The 915 is associated with power and performance because of its unique features.
-Having a high M.O.I. and a deep balance point makes the 915 ideal for generating home runs.
-In fact, the NCAA players with the 915 has have had more home runs than any other brand.
-Therefore, the 2015 Louisville Slugger 915 Prime is rightly associated with more home runs, power, and results.
The 2015 Louisville Slugger 915 Prime has recently been upgraded. The newest model is referred to as the 2016 Louisville Slugger 916 Prime. A few similarities remain. For example, a similar means of construction has maintained the bat’s consistent swing weight, so it continues to feel balanced. Although the bat is seen as having a composite construction, with distinct handle and barrel, the balance remains. Depending on your chosen model, the increase in size is either by 12% or 17%. Also, there is a new grip on the 2016. This model comes with a lizard skin grip with an eye-catching camouflage pattern in black and white. The thickness of the new grip is 1.2mm. One obvious distinction is that the 2016 Louisville Slugger has a larger barrel.
The majority of new models have the barrel increased by 12%. Only the 2 3/4 model has its barrel larger by 27% from the 2015 edition.
Pros for 916:
-A composite slug secures the point of transition between the handle and the barrel.
-This connecting piece is called the TRU3 connective been and has been popular and functional ever since its implementation in the 2014 Attack.
-The 2016 Louisville Slugger 916 comes in a variety of sizes: 2 1/4, 2 3/4, 2 5/8, and a BBCOR.
The 2016 Louisville Slugger 916 is projected to be one of the most sought after of the performance bats. Its increase in size, combined with the flared knob and retained balanced swing weight, makes it very desirable and ideal for hitters that have their preference set for stiffer bats.