Rated 3 out of
Louisville Slugger Black Flame Pitching MachineReally don't know how well it is going to work as it broke on the second ball thrown. There is a point where the medal swing arm and the heavy duty spring meet. That point is made of plastic right where all the stress is. That does not make sense as the rest of the machine is all metal. This makes the heavy stress point the weak point go figure. Will follow up when I get a new replacement machine.
Date published: 2015-03-01
Rated 5 out of
Love itI bought the Ultimate Pitching Machine earlier this month and so far have loved it. We've used it several times already and can already see improved hitting. My daughter plays 12U FastPitch and it delivers a consistent strike 90 % of the time. It is easy to adjust for different height players. For best results, you should have balls with a raised seam and place the ball the same way on the machine each time. You can mix in 11 inch balls to give a faster pitch, you just have to rotate it on the pitching machine to keep the height correct. It has been a great value and is definitely better than trying to pitch yourself.
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Are you able to give me the dimensions of the box for the Black Flame?
Asked by: kerripollon
The box for the Louisville Slugger Black Flame Ultimate Pitching Machine measures 33" L x 29.8" W x 14.20" H and weighs approximately 32 lbs.
Answered by: KimberlyR
Date published: 2015-03-30
what would be the speed range for 12" softballs at 43' thank you
Asked by: knockout
When using the Louisville Slugger Black Flame Ultimate Pitching Machine, please consult the speed chart included with the pitching machine. Generally, SPEED is controlled by the SPRING setting on the POWER PEDAL and by the use of the HEIGHT adjustments on the MICRO ADJUSTMENT and the RELEASE BLOCK.
Answered by: MGMay
Date published: 2015-03-10
Can it be used for softballs?
Asked by: mamaofthree
Yes, the Louisville Slugger Black Flame Ultimate Pitching Machine can pitch hard, soft, limited-flight, dimpled and plastic balls.
Answered by: KimberlyR
Date published: 2014-03-22
What is the difference between a Louisville slugger blue flame and a black flame pitching machine
Asked by: Grandpa61
The Louisville Slugger Black Flame Ultimate Pitching Machine has all the same features a the Louisville Slugger UPM45 Blue Flame Pitching Machine plus it features new speed settings, new throwing arm attachment for higher fly-balls and throws at speeds up to 60mph Equivalent Speeds from 40ft up to 68mph (hardball).
Louisville SluggerThe Louisville Slugger Black Flame Ultimate Pitching Machine features adjustable pitch speed and height settings and pitches a variety of ball types.Louisville Slugger Black Flame Ultimate Pitching Machine
Louisville Slugger Black Flame Ultimate Pitching Machine
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