Brunswick Defender Hybrid vs. Brunswick Ethos

Compare the specs of the Brunswick Defender Hybrid and Brunswick Ethos side by side in the ball comparison table below. To view the full bowling ball review for one of these balls, click the ball name link in the table below.

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brunswick defender hybrid
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Ball NameDefender HybridEthos
Cover NameHK22 - ACT 3.0 HybridHK22 - SH 4.0 Pearl
Cover TypeReactive HybridReactive Pearl
Box Finish500 / 1000 / 1500 SiaAir / Crown Factory Compound500 / 1000 / 1500 SiaAir / Crown Factory Compound
ColorPurple / Pink / VioletPurple / Sky / Carbon
Core NamePortal XEthos
Core TypeAsymmetricalSymmetrical
Total Diff.0.0540.053
Int. Diff.0.0150.000



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