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

Coverstock Specs
Type:Reactive Solid
Box Finish:500 / 1000 / 2000 SiaAir / Rough Buff / High Gloss
Color:Dark Red / Light Red Solid
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

The Radical Torrid Affair is the first ball in this line to use a solid coverstock. The cover surrounds the same core that was the engine of the Torrid Elite.

The quick revving action of the core and polished coverstock were most useful for us on our medium test pattern. All three testers had the same breakpoint on this pattern which is a testament to the predictability of the coverstock. Cranker usually ends up going around the other two testers but, with the Torrid Affair, each tester was feeding it to the same spot down the lane.

The differences in

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