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These bats are drilled with bat pin holes to fit on Amaco or Brent pottery wheels.
Made of rigid, ¼" thick, high-impact plastic that will not splinter, swell, or shrink, these versatile, long-lasting plastic bats are virtually indestructible.
Impervious to water and most chemicals, they’re easy to clean, and can be used again and again.
® Amaco is a registered trademark of American Art Clay Company.® Plasti-Bat is a registered trademark.
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First Time Using Blick
By The Pottery Chest
from Simi Valley, CA
Comments about Amaco Plasti-Bats:
As a ceramic artist, I have ordered products on-line, but this is the first time using Blick. Everything was delivered in good condition and although there was a delay for a back order, the products were delivered promptly. At the time of ordering, Blick had the best prices for both the products I purchased and shipping cost, but what stood out was receiving constant communication about the status of my order. I will still shop around for the best prices, but Blick is now my first stop.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Calgary, Alberta, Canada
I ordered 12" before and like it, better than wood one as it is lighter and don't absorb water. So I order 3 12" and 3 14" this time. All of the14" pin holes are very tight to put on wheelhead and impossible to take it off, but 12" are fine. I have to redrill one of the hole to make it fit.
Merchant response: Thank you for your review. Please know that if you feel these bats are defective or won't work for you, we're happy to make it right. Just call 1-800-723-2787 to speak to a Customer Care Agent.
oh my plastic bats are the best
from Billings Mt
much better than pressed fiberboard!
9 inch plastic bat
By Brandi's doggy momma
from San Antonio, TX
Love the size! Love that it has exposed holes instead of holes on the underside.
good price value
from rehoboth DE
Fine for throwing small pieces. Visually a bit disorienting. Not good for larger work as your hands hit the edges. Round bats are better but take up more space. price on these makes them tempting.
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
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from Lemont, IL
easy to clean, sturdy...love that there is a larger pin hole for ease of placing on the wheel.
from greenville nc
nice bats prompt delivery
By I don't have a nickname
I throw a lot of smaller projects and this square bat allows me to place many on my shelf to dry at once.
(1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
Plastic Bats from AMACO - only years of
By Hal Hansen
Regretably, I have used these just a short time. Some of the older ones we use are becoming 'cupped' or warped. Hopefully these newer bats will be warp resistant. Only time (YEARS) will tell! Hal
from Farmington Michigan
These bats are nicer than the ones I use at school. Actually the best I've ever used. They fit to my wheel perfect. Also they have a small amount of extra space overlaying the outside wheel head. That makes it a lot easier to remove the bat after I'm done throwing a large pot. Shipping was wonderful, very prompt. Thank you Blick!
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