Bowler Ratings


Bowler ratings are from 1 to 10 in order of Stroker (ST), Tweener (TW), Cranker (CR)

Note: Ratings are only available to our premium members.

General Info

Reviewed:August 2010
Coverstock Specs
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:Polished
Color:Dark Cherry / Purple Pearl
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Shredder is the latest high performance release for AMF and it is designed to bring a look to the lanes that AMF hasn’t had in a while at this price point. It brings angularity at the breakpoint like no other ball AMF has produced in some time. The Shredder features both a new core and cover. The core offers a low RG to generate revs and a large flare potential, allowing for plenty of fresh surface contact with the lane. The F74 cover is a brand new formulation for AMF. This cover glides through the front, allowing the core and cover to work perfectly together, creating a tremendous move at the breakpoint. The Shredder creates the strongest entry angle of anything AMF has in their current product line.

Most will find it matches up best with medium oil patterns, which includes the typical house shot. Those who like to send the ball to the breakpoint and watch it fly will enjoy this ball the most. If you like to get the ball rolling early, you should look elsewhere. Our three testers found the angular breakpoint to be very consistent shot after shot. The typical skid/flip ball can be a

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The BTM Ball Testing Team is led by Eric Martinez. Our team of three testers has thrown and reviewed hundreds of bowling balls for Bowling This Month. When not testing balls for BTM, Eric owns and operates University Pro Shop in San Antonio, TX and he is an avid competitive bowler. Click here to learn more about how we test and review bowling balls.