The Basketball is made of an outer coating surrounding an inner rubber bladder. The leather outside is normally on an indoor-only ball and is easily ruined if used outside. There are indoor/outdoor composite balls that are designed for recreational use.
A leather basketball has a inner rubber bladder which is inflated with air.
the first basketball's were made of panels of leather stitched together around a rubber air sack or rubber bladder.
A leather basketball is better than a rubber ball but if your playing outside the ground ruins the leather so a rubber ball is better when you are playing outside
No, leather tends to be heavier
The leather is put on the basketball for grip, wear and tear, and consistency. The bounce of the ball comes from the rubber bladder that the leather is surrounding. Air pressure and the quality of the ball effect it's bounce more than the leather.
A basketball is a sphere made out of rubber, synthetic rubber and leather.
A rubber basketball will bounce higher than a leather basketball of equal internal pressure. The leather covering adds additional weight and is less flexible.
The first purpose-built basketballs were made from panels of leather stitched together with a rubber bladder inside.
It's not made out of leather. It's made out of rubber.
Yes, a rubber basketball WILL bounce higher than a leather one, but leather balls generally have better grip and are mush easier to shoot and control on the dribble.
Yes, it definitely is! it depends , if u play indoor then leather is the best option but if you play outdoor , rubber is the answer
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