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:Deadly Aim
Reviewed:May 2014
Coverstock Specs
Name:Primer Reactive Hybrid
Type:Reactive Hybrid
Box Finish:500 / 1000 / 2000 / 4000 Abralon / Powerhouse Clean N' Sheen
Color:Red / Orange / Yellow
Core Specs
Name:Dead Center
Int. Diff:0.008

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The Deadly Aim is the newest high performance ball for Hammer. It features all new technology from the inside out. The weight block is a new core shape, the process of creating the filler material is new, and the ball uses a brand new coverstock. All these elements come together to provide a bowling ball with a big arc through the entire lane with plenty of hitting power at the pins.

We had just a slightly better reaction on the medium test pattern than the heavy. Stroker was able to play right up the oil line along the second arrow. The ball picked up strongly in the midlane and made its move right into the pocket. Tweener was able to

Hammer Deadly Aim Comparisons

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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.