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:Throw Down
Reviewed:September 2014
Coverstock Specs
Name:Bring-It Solid
Type:Reactive Solid
Box Finish:500 / 500 / 500 / 1000 Abralon / Powerhouse Factory Finish Polish
Color:Neon Green / Berry / Sea Blue
Core Specs
Name:SD Medium RG
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Columbia 300 Throw Down is the first ball in this lineup that has a solid veneer and it is also the first to have a polished cover. It uses the same medium RG symmetrical core as the line’s two previous releases, the Take Down and Smack Down.

The Throw Down gave us the best reaction on the medium test pattern. Stroker and Tweener had a good line to the pocket on this pattern. The solid polished coverstock gave the ball a strong arcing motion through the entire lane. If the ball was polished and pearl, it would

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