You can see it in the speed gun results from servers, for example. The highest serving speeds from the old Molten were in the low 130’s. With the Mikasa, about 10km/h slower. The Mikasa floats more and in a completely different way from the old Mikasa and any Molten balls. It’s just the way it is.
Mikasa for the flot, Molten for the spin. 3. level 2. Tugra44. Op · 6m. Exactly. However i still think mikasa is better than molten. ;) 2.
The Molten ball feels heavier and does not have a flat surface like the MVA. So some people say you have more control on setting, but for me I dont like that the molten beehive surface can hurt your skin when you spike with it. The molten does not float nearly as much as the mikasa.
The first is Molten, who makes official volleyballs for indoor men’s and women’s NCAA championships. The second is Tachikara who creates the official balls for the NAIA and NJCAA championships and other international affiliations. The last is Mikasa, who produces volleyballs for Olympic games.
Here, I’ll review three popular balls available on Amazon: the Mikasa VLS300 Beach Champ, the Wilson OPTX AVP Official Beach Volleyball, and the Molten Elite Beach Volleyball. They’re all approved by professional players. I’ll take you through the pros and cons of each so you can choose one that’s perfect for you.
6. Molten BV5000 Elite Beach Volleyball. This ball is for the serious players, and its construction caters for the needs of professionals. This is evidenced by the fact that the Molten Elite Beach Volleyball is the official outdoor volleyball of the USA volleyball team. That’s not all, the ball is also NORCECA approved.
Molten is the official ball of USA volleyball and the Men’s/Women’s NCAA Championships. Wilson is the official sponsor of the AVP Outdoor volleyball tour. Spalding is the USA Beach Volleyball Official Sponsor. Mikasa was the official ball of the 2008 Indoor/Outdoor Beijing Olympics and the 2012 Indoor/Outdoor London Olympics.
The Molten L2 series is a USA Volleyball and is NCAA Approved. Making it one of the top indoor volleyballs available. It truly provides you with everything you want and need in a competition level indoor volleyball. The Molten L2 consists of a micro-fibre composite cover and uni-bladder cotton wrapped construction.