Who invented bouncy balls?

Answer The bouncy ball, more properly known as the super ball, was invented by Norman Stingley in 1965. The invention was rejected by the chemist's employer, Bettis Rubber. Wham-O partnered with Stingley ... Read More »

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How to Collect Bouncy Balls?

There are many different types of collections, from coins to cars. If you want to start a collection, why not collect bouncy balls? They are easy to get and easy to keep.

Why Do Bouncy Balls Bounce?

Bouncy balls have been fascinating kids of all ages for decades. They can be flung into walls and bounced off floors, soaring high into the sky. These rubbery balls captivate the imagination leavin... Read More »

Who invented the first bouncy ball?

A California chemist named Norman Stingley invented the first bouncy ball in 1965. Stingley made the bouncy ball by compressing scraps of synthetic rubber under 3,500 pounds of pressure per square ... Read More »

Who invented rubber balls?

The invention of the rubber ball came about in 1898 by a golfer from Cleveland named Coburn Haskell in connection with Bertram G. Work from the Akron, Ohio, B.F. Goodrich Company. Goodrich put Hask... Read More »