Pink Rubber Skittle balls

Pink Rubber Skittle balls

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Competitive skittlers have for centuries prefered to use balls made from the traditional wood, Lignum Vitae, a tropical hardwood which is extremely hard, very heavy and also self-lubricating. This is increasingly difficult to obtain and many leagues are having to try new materials for their skittle balls.

Furthermore, there are several leagues in the West Country whose league stipulate that only rubber skittle balls are used. This is probably because hard rubber takes longer to wear out the pins and is more environmentally friendly.

These skittle balls have quite different characteristics to wooden or phenolic resin balls but many leagues prefer them. They are hard rubber, bounce slightly more than resin balls and are a bit lighter. As the material has a slight give to it, they will tend to do less damage to the skittles and alley over the long term. The rubber is pink so that they don't mark the alley - black rubber balls tend to have that disadvantage.

 

See also: Guide to Skittle ball sizes

Made in Britain

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Prod.Ref
Price
(Pounds )
ETA
(working days)
Qty

Set of 3 pink rubber skittle balls (4.5 inch)

Approx dimensions: 4.5 inch diameter (each ball 2lb 9oz)

000K51

114.90

95.75 (ex.VAT)

Eng/Wales:
2 days

Set of 3 pink rubber skittle balls (5 inch)

Approx dimensions: 5 inch diameter (each ball 3lb 4oz)

000K52

147.90

123.25 (ex.VAT)

Eng/Wales:
2 days
Apologies - out of stock. Date new stock due: 25/11/2014. Email us to be notified when new stock arrives.
For an immediate quote & to confirm that an item will arrive before Christmas simply add to basket & select your location.

Change to: $ USD EUR
Hover over dimensions to convert

Prod.Ref
Price
(Pounds )
ETA
(working days)
Qty

Single pink rubber skittle ball (4.5 inch)

Approx dimensions: 4.5 inch diameter (each ball 2lb 9oz)

00202H

Was:44.90

42.90

35.75 (ex.VAT)

Eng/Wales:
3 days

Single pink rubber skittle ball (5 inch)

Approx dimensions: 5 inch diameter (each ball 3lb 4oz)

002024

49.90

41.58 (ex.VAT)

Eng/Wales:
2 days
For an immediate quote & to confirm that an item will arrive before Christmas simply add to basket & select your location.

We currently have a slightly imperfect 5 inch Skittle Ball that we are selling for a discounted price of 42.40. The imperfection should not interfere with the trajectory of the ball and is mainly cosmetic. This ball can be included in a set of three for a discounted price as well. Please get in contact for further information.

 

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