The Easton Crystal series replaces the ever popular FS500. These drop 13 fastpitch softball bats provide young softball players with the lightest swing weights possible. The Easton Crystal has the lightest swing weight in the industry. So, your youngster will have the best bat control. Therefore, they will have the best chance for success at the plate. In addition, these bats are extremely affordable. Therefore, they are a great choice for the beginner who has not committed 100% to the sport. Thus, you will not waste a large amount of money if your child does not continue with the sport. Be sure to check out the complete line of Easton Jewel fastpitch softball bats. They include a wide variety of alloy bats with various weight drops. So, you will be able to find a very affordable fastpitch softball bat that maximizes your young player's chance to be successful hitters.