GOOD MATERIAL MAKES THE DIFFERENCE 5 4 3 1 2 “The moment I've got a ball at my feet, I'm happy" Thierry Henry 1 2 3 4 5 PROTECTIVE FILM HIGH TECH PU LAYER LINING OF MULTIPLE LAYERS NATURAL LATEX BLADDER HAND STITCHED SEAMS durable and stronger than machine stitching Typical for the new Masita balls collection is its durability. Our designers have outdone themselves once again to develop real eye-catchers of outstanding quality. For example, our London match ball is double-coated with high-tech PU material, reinforced with the Total Control Unique Lining System for perfect smoothness and absolute top speed. 131 IMS is a FIFA certification for soccer balls. On the next page we compare the IMS demands and the Masita test results.
TECHNOLOGY This overview compares the IMS standard with the specifications of our balls. BALLS UNIFORM SIZE 1 5 IMS INSPECTED balls : size 68-70cm Masita balls: 68,1 - 68,5 cm.* PERFECT WEIGHT IMS INSPECTED balls : Weight 410-450g. Masita balls: 432 - 435 g.* 2 PERMANENT ROUNDNESS IMS INSPECTED balls : difference max. 2% Masita balls: 1,3 - 1,5% * 6 PRESSURE DROP IMS INSPECTED balls : loss of pressure up maximum 25% Masita balls: maximum 13%* 3 RUMP FORCE IMS INSPECTED balls : decaying rebounds 125 - 155cm Masita balls: 130 - 145 cm. * 7 CONSISTENCY OF SHAPE AND SIZE Because of the Balance Control System, the balls have optimal stability and are very sustainable. 4 WATER ABSORPTION IMS INSPECTED balls : maximum water absorption 15% of its own weight Masita balls: maximum water absorption 0,3% of it's own weight. * SIZE WEIGHT MEASUREMENT 3 320 - 350 g 610 - 630 mm 0,7 - 0,9 bar 4 350 - 390 g 635 - 660 mm 0,7 - 0,9 bar 5 410 - 450 g 680 - 700 mm 0,7 - 0,9 bar 5 / 350 g 340 - 360 g 680 - 700 mm 0,6 - 0,8 bar 5 / 290 g 280 - 300 g 680 - 700 mm 0,6 - 0,8 bar Indoor 410 - 430 g 610 - 630 mm 0,5 - 0,7 bar *Testresults of matchball London. 132 MAINTENANCE TIPS MASITA SOCCER BALLS STORAGE Dry, at at least 15 degrees. For longer storage, release a little bit of air to spare the seams and bladder. Do not store near a source of heat. CLEANNG Wipe with damp cloth. Never polish with leather fat. (Soccer balls do not consist of leather anymore). VALVE OIL Regularly apply some drops of valve oil in valve. PREDects the valve and ensures a longer live. PUMP Moisten nipple (or apply valve oil in valve).