a real pétanque
boule,
is made like this…

PIECE CUT OUT
OF A STEEL BAR

DISK OBTAINED
BY FORGING

HALF-SHELL OBTAINED
BY FORGING

TWO HALF-SHELLS ASSEMBLED
AND WELDED

... together with several inspections and checks, and real know-how

BOULE WELDED
AND TURNED ON A LATHE

THEN STRIATED, MARKED, TEMPERED (OR QUENCHED), POLISHED AND POSSIBLY CHROMIUM-PLATED

We are well qualified to tell you about this, because we make more than 300,000 boules every month, and our boules are used by the greatest champions