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:IQ Tour Nano
Reviewed:January 2015
Coverstock Specs
Name:NRG Solid Reactive Nano
Type:Reactive Solid
Box Finish:4000 Grit Pad
Color:Black / Hunter / Red
Core Specs
Name:C3 Centripetal Control Core
Int. Diff:0.000

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The much-anticipated Storm IQ Tour Nano pairs up one of Storm’s most popular aggressive coverstocks, the NRG Solid Reactive Nano, with its extremely successful low differential C3 Centripetal Control Core.  The NRG cover was first used on the Virtual Gravity Nano from a few years back and this core has been used in each of the three previous IQ Tour releases.

Despite the lower flaring core, the strong nature of this cover gave us our best reaction on our heavy test pattern. All three testers started with straighter angles through the front and let the ball do all the work getting back to the pocket. They were all able to

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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.