Bowler Ratings


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

Note: Ratings are only available to our premium members.

General Info

Reviewed:November 2014
Coverstock Specs
Name:Class 1 Reactive
Type:Reactive Solid
Box Finish:500 SiaAir / Royal Compound / Royal Shine
Color:Black Citron
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

For details on our standard test layouts, please click here.

The DV8 Outcast introduces the new Outcast symmetrical core into the entry level price point for DV8. This new core shape offers a similar RG to the core in the Misfit, but with a differential that is just slightly lower. The coverstock is the same Class 1 Reactive that was used on the Misfits and, like those balls, the Outcast is a good fit for medium conditions.

We had our best reaction with the Outcast on our medium test pattern. Stroker was able to cross the second arrow and get the ball a few boards right of there as it got to

DV8 Outcast Comparisons

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To compare the DV8 Outcast to any other bowling ball(s), please use our Bowling Ball Comparison tool.

The BTM Ball Testing Team

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.