Home > Paddles > By Player Profile > Power Paddles >

Bantam EX-L Pro Paddle
Bantam EX-L Pro, choose from two grip sizes in aqua, blue red, pink.
Bantam EX-L Pro

Alternative Views:

Includes 3 FREE Onix Fuse G1 Balls ($9.99 Value)
Price $147.99

Product Code: PTK005PRO



Description Technical Specs

Bantam EX-L Pro Pickleball Paddle

The Bantam EX-L Pro takes the regular Bantam EX-L's control and power to a new level thanks to Paddletek's new, advanced core. This updated polymer core is thicker than before and creates additional touch and pop during play. It also has a 1/4" longer surface so players have a slightly larger face to utilize. The stylish design also shows off the quality that's gone into improving this popular competitive paddle.

The Bantam EX-L Pro weighs 8.2 - 8.8 oz and has a 7-7/8" width. The handle length is 4-3/4" long and can be ordered in either a small or large grip size. It has a composite surface with Paddletek's signature "P" decorating the center of the face. Different patterns are inlaid within the letter and the paddle's background, while the Bantam EX-L Pro name is located in the lower right.

The Bantam EX-L Pro will bring just the right amount of balance to your game so you can be a master of the soft game while still having the capacity to put away shots.
PickleballCentral Expert's Corner:

Reviews of the Paddletek Bantam EX-L Pro Paddle by Johnson Ranch Pickleball Club:

"I've had the chance to use the Paddletek Bantam EX-L Pro for 15-20 games now and found it to be a top notch paddle. I would say it's one of the lighter paddles I've used, so it inspired confidence in tight situations that required quick reactions. At first I found the grip to feel a bit unusual, but that feeling passed very quickly and I felt the grip was actually more comfortable than many others I've tried.
My favorite thing about the Bantam EX-L Pro is the large sweet spot. I was able to make many shots with a consistency I had not previously enjoyed."

Kelsey (3.0 Player)

Bantam EX-L Pro Review

"The first thing I noticed about the Bantam EX-L Pro was its soft feel. It's great for some, but it was hard for me to get used to it. After playing a little more I seemed to adjust to the paddle, but it still didn't have the pop that I prefer.
On the plus side, the sweet spot on the Paddletek Bantam EX-L Pro was more than adequate and seemed to be helpful when dropping a return over the net using its soft touch. Dinking with this paddle was great too, as the feel and control were very responsive. My serve had a lot of control and plenty of spin that I liked to use.
I would say that most players would love having the Bantam EX-L Pro in their arsenal."
Dean (3.5 Player)

Paddletek Bantam EX-L Pro Paddle Review

May we also suggest...
Game On Sling Bag Heritage Shade Cap Game On Duffle Bag Paddletek Paddle Cover
Sale Price: $7.49
Price $30.99
Price $17.99
Price $16.99
Zero Zero Two, Game On Sling Bag, choose from lime, pink, or blue. Heritage Shade Cap with embroidered pickleball logo, available in two sizes. Duffle is available in three colors, features adjustable shoulder strap and handles Paddletek Paddle Cover

Average Customer Review: 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 9 Write a review.

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
Learning to use it March 19, 2019
Reviewer: Brent Barrowcliff from Siloam Springs, AR United States  
Bantam EX-L Pro model is a great paddle.   I am learning how to use it.  I am gaining confidence with it on my soft shoots and my mashes.   I really like the larger handle on the rack.  

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
Paddletek Bantam EX-L Pro paddle February 17, 2019
Reviewer: Colin Smith from Mount Juliet, TN United States  
I love this paddle.  It has a lot of power with less effort than my Bantam EX-L.  Nice, big sweet spot.  It has raised my game a level.

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
Love it February 9, 2019
Reviewer: Juls from Santa Barbara, CA United States  
This was the paddle I was looking for. Soft lifts made my dink’s perfect, the sweet spot is larger than I ever thought it would be. Great paddle! Highly recommend plus protecting it with the paddletek cover is must (sold separately).

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
Bantam EX-L Pro Paddle January 28, 2019
Reviewer: Sawier from Arkansas  
Paddle proves good for control.  DO NOT LIKE the "green" feature.  It takes away most auditory feedback on a hit and feels dead, even on hard returns.  Significant difference between sweet spot and any strike nearer the edge.  Will replace this paddle for something with more "bite" and feedback.

Was this review helpful to you?

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
December 26, 2018
Reviewer: Robert Reilly from West Babylon, NY United States  

Was this review helpful to you?

View All Customer Reviews

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

Paddles > By Player Profile > Power Paddles
Paddles > By Brand > Paddletek
Paddles > By Type > View All Pickleball Paddles
Paddles > By Weight/Grip > Paddles Midweight
Paddles > By Type > Composite Face Paddles
Paddles > By Type > Polypropylene Core
Paddles > By Player Profile > Pro Level Paddles
Paddles > By Weight/Grip > Grip- Large
Paddles > By Weight/Grip > Grip- Small
Deals > Free Gift with Purchase