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:Trident Quest
Reviewed:September 2017
Coverstock Specs
Name:Hexion Reactive
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:5000 Grit LSP
Color:Dark Purple / Blue
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.017

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The Trident Quest uses the same asymmetrical Turbulent core from the original Trident. The weight block, however, is where the similarities between the two Tridents end. The Trident Quest has a polished pearlized coverstock that provides a strong read in the middle of the lane, with a much stronger move at the breakpoint and much more angle at the back end. We really liked how strong this ball was in the middle of the lane, helping eliminate any chance of missing the breakpoint on medium conditions.

We started with the Trident Quest on our medium pattern. Cranker had the best reaction on this condition because of how easily his ball got through the front of the lane. He was the farthest left of our three testers, sliding on the 35 board. He was trying to cross the fourth arrow and get his ball outside of the range finder at the breakpoint to keep his Trident Quest in the pocket. Unlike other shiny pearls that would go too long on shots left of target on this pattern, the Trident Quest picked up very

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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.