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General Info

Reviewed:August 2016
Coverstock Specs
Type:Reactive Solid
Box Finish:500 / 4000 SiaAir
Color:Black / Red Solid
Core Specs
Name:Asymmetric with Scoop Technology
Int. Diff:0.016

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The new Radical Xeno is a sanded reactive solid bowling ball at the same price point as the Primo Solid. A big difference between these two releases is the Xeno’s Asymmetric with Scoop Technology core shape that was previously used in the Reax Version 2 series of balls. Compared to the symmetrical core in the Primo Solid, the Xeno’s asymmetrical core gives it a higher RG of 2.508″ and the same medium differential of 0.048″. This core is wrapped in a solid coverstock finished with a 4000 SiaAir pad.

We started with the Xeno on our medium test pattern. The 4000 SiaAir box finish helped it pick up fairly early in the middle of the lane and give us a smooth arc to the pocket. We didn’t quite feel like we had

Additional Radical Xeno Resources

Click here to visit Radical'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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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.