Torrified maple allows you to start with a denser starting piece of Maple. Once torrified, the weight of the billet will lower, but all the benefits of the original heavier piece remain!
The SAM25 is a new take on a classic profile. The thinner handle and barrel allow for this to come out of extremely dense wood. It has become a popular model amongst minor leaguers. All SAM BATs are crafted from professional grade hard rock maple for outstanding strength, longevity and performance.