All-new Axe Flared Knob gives you the confidence to immediately take our new BBCOR bats right into the game and perform at elite levels. Designed from years of feedback by high-end high school and college hitters is the perfect transition from round to Axe for all BBCOR players. You get just the right amount of Axe advantage, with the familiar feels of round. The Flared taper design feels natural, works with all grip types, and frees your swing for max speed, whip, and ultimate performance. There is no transition period. No restrictions. Grip it and go. This will be the greatest handle you've ever swung.