Bowler Ratings


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

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General Info

Name:Massive Damage
Reviewed:August 2011
Coverstock Specs
Name:Activator Plus
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:500 SiaAir / Rough Buff
Color:Navy / Silver Pearl
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Massive Damage is the second ball in this series from Brunswick. The first Damage offered easy length and a strong breakpoint and back end. The Massive Damage uses a new, lower RG core that is stronger in the midlane with a strong arc at the breakpoint and back end.

All three testers found this ball to match up best with our medium test pattern. Cranker found his best look starting this one just inside of the third arrow keeping it in the oil longer while bumping the track area further down lane. Tweener found a groove just inside of the second arrow using the same philosophy as Cranker by keeping the Massive Damage in the oil as long as possible in order to take

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