The crickets with extra thick edges for good pickup and is shaped after top range bats. The bat absorbs shock well too preventing damage and strain to your hands in the long run.
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The Redwood Cricket Co. mark ‘The names and personalities of the bats (The Maker, The Artisan and The Sleeper) found their inspiration from the era, while the monogram seal was designed as a final mark of quality.’
The public generally want a bat that looks good, which means they want top grade willow with no knots or blemishes and no red wood ( or very little). In the 1970’s and 1980’s bats were bleached, this hid any imperfections and colour although it did look unnatural.
A Grade 2 Willow blade also makes a very good quality Cricket Bat. This is unbleached English willow with a slight irregular grain patterns. It has at least 6 straight grains on the face of the blade. It normally has a larger amount of red wood on the edge of a blade. But this doesn’t affect the playing ability of the Cricket Bat.
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Based in Buckinghamshire, Red Ink Cricket was formed in 2012 by bat maker John Collings with an aim of creating a cricket brand with traditional values, a high quality product and customer service to match.
From roots to runs. We only use the finest English willow for the production of our cricket bats. The cultivated timber is grown throughout Kent and Essex. Each tree is planted by hand and is tended to by the grower to ensure that the tree will be suitable for bat making. We have planted over 300 willow trees at our workshop in Kent.
There may be odd speck or red wood on the edges but the playing area should be clean. Grade 2 blade is a good quality blade with straight grains. There may be some blemishes but the playing area should be clean. Grade 3 blade offers very good value for money and normally the grains are straight.
First let me tell you something about cricket bats.The handle is usually constructed of Manau or Sarawak Cane and binded together with rubber stripes. The handle provides flex when striking the ball and aids in absorbing any shock or vibration gen...