D.I.Y. BAT KIT

DIY Kit - Backyard Series Bat

The DIY Backyard Bat Kit is our ode to the origins of Pillbox. We (Dan and Zak) crafted bats from tree limbs and painted with house paint when we were kids. A dozen or so of these homespun bats launched tennis...

Special Features:

  • Hand-crafted in Small-Town USA
  • Inspired by baseball of yesteryear
  • Each order includes pack of baseball cards!

The DIY Backyard Bat Kit is our ode to the origins of Pillbox. We (Dan and Zak) crafted bats from tree limbs and painted with house paint when we were kids. A dozen or so of these homespun bats launched tennis balls and racquetballs in roughly organized pickup ballgames in the neighborhood. Now's the time for the next generation to take up the craft. 

If you're looking for a unique gift for the baseball kid (or kid-at-heart) in your life, this DIY Bat kit is a fun project for all ages. And when you're finished take it in the backyard for a rousing game of Home Run Derby!

Kit Includes: 
(1) 28" Unfinished Maple Bat (crafted at Pillbox Bat Co.)
(1) Home Run Derby Rules Sheet
(1) DIY Painting Instruction Sheet
(4) Illustration Sheets (Dinosaurs, Unicorns, Tigers, Bears and more...)
(1) Graphite Transfer Paper 
(1) Wood Stylus

Not Included:
This kit does not include any paint or clear sealant for your bat. We've included a sheet of tips and best usage to help choose the right paint and finishes. Please reach out for any other help or tips you might need - info@pillboxbatco.com

RETURNS: We will accept returns if the item is in original condition or there is a manufacturer defect. If you would like to process a return please email - info@pillboxbatco.com Note: Returns: We do not accept returns on custom engraved bats except for manufacturer defect. SHIPPING: We make most of our bats to order. This usually takes 1-2 weeks from time of order. All in-stock items will ship within 2 days. We ship via USPS Priority Mail. Tracking will be provided via email once your order ships.

MAKE YOUR MARK

The DIY Backyard Bat Kit is our ode to the origins of Pillbox. We (Dan and Zak) crafted bats from tree limbs and painted with house paint when we were kids. A dozen or so of these homespun bats launched tennis balls and racquetballs in roughly organized pickup ballgames in the neighborhood. Now's the time for the next generation to take up the craft.  

TRACE IT.
PAINT IT.
PLAY IT.

Use the included instruction and illustration sheets to trace out the design of your choosing. Then using paint and brush paint your design. Once you're finished set out to the backyard for a rousing game of Home Run Derby!