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General Info

Name:Melee Jab
Reviewed:November 2014
Coverstock Specs
Name:Savvy Hook Pearl Reactive
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:500 SiaAir / Royal Compound
Color:Deep Bruise Pearl
Core Specs
Name:Melee Low RG Symmetric
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Brunswick Melee Jab is the third installment in the Melee line and it is the first to have a pearlized coverstock. The new Savvy Hook Pearl reactive cover comes from the factory finished with a 500 SiaAir pad followed by Royal Compound. This finish on the pearl cover allows this ball to glide down the lane with no effort.

We had our best reaction with the Melee Jab on our medium test pattern. All three testers saw their Jabs easily slide down the lane before making their moves at the back end. This ball got better for all three testers as the front of the lane started to hook more. With each shot, the Jab was able to have more

Brunswick Melee Jab Comparisons

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About The BTM Ball Testing Team

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.