One of the disadvantages of pitching machines has always been a lack of pitch variety. Most machines can be set up to throw different pitches, but not on the fly, not random, not like real life. With the Bata Twin Pitch there is no disadvantage. The Twin Pitch pitching machine can bet set up to throw a fastball and change up, or two fastballs in different locations! Not only will this challenge your batters, and make it more fun and interesting for them, but it will prepare them for the variety of pitches they may see during one at bat in a real game situation.
No more boring one pitch at one speed, over and over again. You'll have two pitches to look for, just like real batting!
We also include the new Toggle Manual Pitch Selector, which makes it impossible for the batter to predict which pitch is coming when balls are manually fed into the Twin Pitch.
|Warranty Details||Manufacturer limited warranty|
|Maximum Pitching Speed||70 MPH - Adjustable from 20mph - 70mph|
|Choose Outdoor or Indoor/Outdoor Model Here||Indoor or Outdoor|
|Sport Used||Softball and Baseball|
|Choose Your Remote||Yes, Baseball|
BATA machines have our unique Goodyear Rubber Soft-tread pitching wheels. The JUGS and some other off brands have pneumatic (air-filled) tires. Our Soft-Tread wheels are solid, with high tech die-cast flat faced treads, molded onto a machined aluminum core. The JUGS type tires have a convex (rounded) pitching surface, and are mounted on a standard stamped rim, like those used on trailers. The faster the JUGS wheel turns, the more convex it becomes, and perhaps less accurate.
BATA machines are constructed of welded solid steel plate. JUGS machines are constructed primarily of older style sand-castings. Solid steel is several times stronger than sand-castings, therefore we are able to make our machines much lighter (in weight), yet at the same time stronger. BATA machines weigh about 25% less than JUGS machines... and we feel they are stronger!
All our BATA pitching machines have steel plates in front of and behind the pitching wheels. JUGS pitching wheels are fully exposed. We also have heavy-duty steel plate in front of our motors to protect them from line-drive hits. Most other brands do not.