Bowler Ratings


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General Info

Name:Blur Hybrid
Reviewed:June 2014
Coverstock Specs
Name:Full Tilt 5.0 Hybrid
Type:Reactive Hybrid
Box Finish:800 Abranet / 1000 / 2000 / 4000 Abralon / Powerhouse Factory Finish Polish
Color:Palladium / Orange
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Blur Hybrid is one of three new releases at this price point for Columbia 300 this summer. All three balls will use the same new weight block and the same base resin formulation, just different versions indicated by their names.

This is obviously the hybrid version of the Full Tilt 5.0 cover and it was best for us on the medium test pattern. It clears the front very easily for all release types. When it got down lane, we saw a more controlled and smoother motion than we expected from a polished finish. This motion allowed all three bowlers to start farther right than usual on this pattern. It also allowed

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