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

Reviewed:November 2012
Coverstock Specs
Name:Gen X C/T
Type:Reactive Hybrid
Box Finish:800 / 1000 / 2000 / 4000 Abralon
Color:Blue / Yellow / Black
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.011

For details on our standard test layouts, please click here.

With the 811C/T, we got a special treat. We received two test balls for each bowler. We used our standard layouts on the ball graphed on the heavy test pattern. This was the same ball we used to give all the ratings above. For the second ball, we used pin up layouts, farther from the PAP than the standard layouts.

We threw the standard ball on the heavy test pattern. We saw the 811C/T do exactly what the name says, a strong continuous traction through the entire lane. We were able to play a little farther left than we could with the 716T and the 503T. Where we saw the 10 pin standing a little

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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.