Because of its combination of affordability, portability and accuracy, the Ball Coach Pocket Radar is our preferred radar for evaluating both pitching and exit velocity during training sessions.
The pro-level Ball Coach™ is a speed training tool and radar gun for player development and hands-free operation keeps it simple. By making crucial results like exit velocity and pitching speeds instantly visible, the Ball Coach is the easy way for baseball coaches and players to get usable training data.
Set up in front of or behind the hitting or pitcher to measure incoming or outgoing ball velocity.
The Ball Coach Pocket Radar is the ideal choice for measuring ball speeds in baseball. Named Best of Show at the 2014 American Baseball Coaches Association national convention, this Pocket Radar is the first pro-level radar gun specifically designed for coaching and training.
Features / Specs:
• Easy automatic operation (simply hold button down and release when speed appears).
• Constant-On / Personal Training Mode provides versatile hands-free use.
• Automatically finds the fastest speed of a ball.
• Deep memory stores previous 25 speed readings.
• Multiple modes include Constant-On, Clear Memory, Change Units (MPH and KPH) and Immediate Shut-Down.
• Range: 120 feet on a baseball or softball and 150 feet on a volleyball.
• Accuracy: +/- 1 MPH (+/-2 KPH).
• Measures From: 25 MPH to 130 MPH (40 KPH to 209 KPH).
• Size: Max Height 4.7 inches, Max Width 2.3 inches, Max Depth 0.8 inches.
• Weight: Less than 3.7 ounces without batteries / 4.5 ounces with batteries.
• Battery life with AAA alkaline batteries (included): Over 2,000 readings in user-triggered mode or over 1 hour in Constant-On Mode.
• Battery life with rechargeable AAA NiMH batteries (not included): Over 4,000 readings in user-triggered mode or over 2 hours in Constant-On Mode.
• Automatically powers off after 30 seconds in user-triggered mode or powers off after 5 minutes of no speed readings in Constant-On Mode.
• Product includes: soft-shell belt holster case, wrist strap, 2 AAA alkaline batteries, Quick Start Guide and 2 year warranty.
• Works with standard camera tripods using a smart-phone tripod mount (not included).