About Soft Touch Bases

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For more than 20 years, Soft Touch® Bases have been reducing the risk of injuries from slides in baseball and softball throughout the United States and Canada.  Minority owned, we're the only manufacturer of disengage-able bases in the USA, located in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Our NEWEST product is our Pro-Style Base, a unique Stationary Base that is more durable than rubber and softer than leather. Teams can play like the pros with this high-quality base for all levels of play.


Soft Touch Bases is a Minority-Owned Business Enterprise

Soft Touch® Bases - A Great American Product for a Great American Game

Owner, Luis “Lou” Hernandez, Jr. (born and raised in Waukesha) has worked in the base manufacturing business for almost 20 years and purchased the Soft Touch® patent and trademark in 2006. With the help of his extended family, he dramatically improved the product line in a few short years. As a result of his keen focus on customer satisfaction and product excellence, our reputation in the sporting goods industry is highly regarded. Our bases come in both youth and adult sizes with a variety of installation options and offer our customers a safer way to play ball.





Soft Touch Bases' Parent Company

Soft Touch® Bases is owned by Urethane Systems Plus, Inc. a custom manufacturer of flexible polyurethane parts for other manufacturers throughout the United States. For more information about Urethane Systems Plus, Inc. please visit our websiteUrethane Systems Plus, Inc., based in Waukesha, WI, is the proud manufacturer of Soft Touch® Bases-- the only release-style baseball and softball bases made in the USA!



WARRANTY - Soft Touch Bases 

Bases are warranted for one year from date of purchase against defects in material and  workmanship when used in a usual and customary manner. Normal wear and tear of the bases  are not covered.

NOTE: Due to the composition of the bases, bases will yellow. This does not  affect how the bases will perform. Warranty is void if any changes are made to the original  mounting system or not installed as per installation instructions.

Proof of purchase is  required in the form of a PO number, Invoice number, or any other documentation that will  verify when products were purchased. Pictures of defective merchandise are also required and  we may request that merchandise be returned before any warranty decisions can be made. Our liability for a warranty claim is limited to either a refund of the purchase or replacement of the  defective product.