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A shuttlecock is a conical shaped high-drag projectile used in the game of badminton. The cone is formed from 16 overlapping goose feathers embedded into a rounded cork base. The cork is covered with a thin layer of leather. Shuttle, Bird, Birdie are more popular synonyms of shuttlecock.

Materials Used In Shuttlecock:
Shuttle is made of either natural or synthetic material. Feathered shuttle is natural while plastic shuttle is synthetic. The characteristics of both shuttles are different.


Shuttlecock
  • Feathered shuttle are brittle and more prone to damage. It need to be replaced several times during a game. That's why shuttles made of synthetic materials like plastic are frequently used these days. But feathered shuttlecocks can be controlled easily so experienced players prefer feathered shuttle over plastic ones.
  • Plastic shuttles are very durable and last many matches without any impairment to the flight. Plastic shuttles can be hit hardly.

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A Standard Shuttle
A standard shuttle is made by following the guidelines given by International Badminton Federation.
  • The feathers shall have a uniform length between 62mm to 70mm, when measured from tip to the bottom. The feathers shall be firmly fastened with thread or any suitable material.
  • The tip of feathers should lie on a circle of diameter between 58mm to 68mm.
  • The shuttle shall weight from 4.74gm to 5.50gm.
Do you know?
The best Badminton Shuttlecocks are made from feathers from the left wing of a goose.
Check the following image to get a better idea on the different parts of a shuttlecock.

Shuttlecock

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