Laver & Wood’s Cricket Bat Lore Ch 18 Tools used in Traditional Batmaking III
Stage II Fitting and Shaping
The fitting and shaping process is the most time consuming part of the bat making process. When bats are made by hand, this is the most physically demanding part of the process, requiring a great deal of strength and stamina.
More Laver & Wood Cricket Bat Lore chapter introductions can be found below.
10. Handle Breakage
23. Knocking In
24. Oiling Bats
25. Moisture Damage