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

Name:Freak’n Frantic
Reviewed:May 2013
Coverstock Specs
Name:R2S Pearl Reactive
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:1500 Grit Polished
Color:Lime / Violet
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

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The Freak’n Frantic is the latest Hot line release for Storm. This ball uses the same cover/core combination as the Fringe from last summer and the 2 Fast from a few years ago. The color is closer to the 2 Fast and so is the reaction.

We had our best reaction on the medium test pattern. All three testers favored the box finish on this pattern. The ball cleared the front easily, created a good read in the midlane, and turned over hard at the breakpoint. As the pattern broke down, Stroker moved farther right and increased his ball speed,

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About The BTM Ball Testing Team

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.