Bowler Ratings


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General Info

Name:Rebel Tank
Reviewed:May 2015
Coverstock Specs
Name:DMX Pearl Urethane
Type:Urethane Pearl
Box Finish:4000 Grit LSS
Color:Black / Grey Pearl
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Motiv Rebel Tank is the newest urethane-covered ball for Motiv, replacing last year’s original Tank. This ball utilizes a new pearlized urethane coverstock formula and wraps it around the very successful Halogen symmetrical weight block. This pearlized urethane and higher RG core (compared to the Gear core used in the Tank) will help this new release retain more energy for more motion downlane. The new Tank comes out of the box at a 4000 grit LSS finish, making it a great option for drier conditions.

As expected, this ball was at its best on our short, dry test pattern. As with all balls with urethane covers, we needed to play very direct up the lane, attacking the pattern from an

Motiv Rebel Tank Comparisons

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Additional Motiv Rebel Tank Resources

Click here to visit Motiv's website to read the manufacturer-supplied information on this ball. Also, see below for the manufacturer-produced promotional video for this ball.

Please remember that our reviews are solely based on our own testing and that you may sometimes find differences between our comments and ratings and the manufacturer's claims. Links to these manufacturer resources are provided here strictly for convenience purposes.

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