Bowler Ratings

PatternStTwCr
Oily:X.XX.XX.X
Medium:X.XX.XX.X
Dry:X.XX.XX.X
Sport:X.XX.XX.X

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

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General Info

Coverstock Specs
Name:Bleeder
Type:Reactive Solid
Box Finish:neaT
Color:Blue / Orange
Empty
Core Specs
Name:NA
Type:Symmetrical
RG:2.595
Diff:0.045
Int. Diff:0.000

The Ripsaw is the latest upper-mid priced release from Lane #1. This ball uses a symmetric, high RG version of the Back Cut Diamond core shape. The cover is the older Bleeder formulation used on balls like the Pink Panther and Buzzsaw THS.

The combination of this core and cover provided the test staff with the best reaction on the medium pattern. We could move a few boards further right with our feet on this pattern and get it to the friction as quickly as we wanted without worrying it about it over-reading and going high on the headpin. Cranker ...

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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.