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:Hell Raiser Terror
Reviewed:August 2012
Coverstock Specs
Name:Class 6 Reactive
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:500 SiaAir / Rough Buff / High Gloss
Color:Blue / Black Pearl
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.018

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This is the third high performance ball from the DV8 brand. The Hell Raiser gave us a hybrid cover while the Revenge was a sanded solid. The Terror completes the trio and offers the first polished pearl cover HP (high performance) ball.

The long and strong reaction shape gave us the best offering on the medium test pattern. All the testers were able to play where they are most comfy on the lane and could easily get to the pocket. The polished shell also let us move a step to the right without seeing the friction too early.

While the Marauder gave us nearly as good a reaction on the medium pattern, we definitely saw this one

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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.