February 2018 Contents

Bowling Ball Reviews

900-global-shadow-ops

The Shadow Ops joins several others balls that use different versions of the Break Asymmetric core in 900 Global's Preferred line. This variation has a higher RG and a lower...

dv8-pitbull-bite

The DV8 Pitbull Bite is the newest dog in the fight against heavy oil patterns. This ball uses the same Pitbull Low RG Asymmetric core as the previous Pitbulls, but...

Hammer Rip'D

The Rip'D is the polished half of Hammer's new high performance duo and it offers more length and a sharper reaction off the dry than its sibling, the Rip'D Solid....

Hammer Rip'd Solid

The Rip'D Solid is one of two new high performance balls for Hammer in this dual release. It uses the new Aggression Solid CFI coverstock with a 500/1000/2000 Abralon box...

motiv-venom-shock-pearl

The latest addition to the Venom line is a throwback of sorts. The Venom Shock Pearl uses a modified version of the Gear core that was used in the original...

roto-grip-hyper-cell-fused

The Nucleus asymmetrical core makes its return to the Roto Grip lineup with the release of the Hyper Cell Fused. On the outside, this ball uses a new hybrid coverstock...

storm-drive

The Drive is the second ball from Storm to use the Dual-Drive symmetrical core shape, with the first being the Timeless. It pairs this high RG, high differential core with...

Storm SonIQ

The Storm SonIQ uses a weight block with a familiar shape, but its densities have been altered for this new release. The new Centripetal HD core utilizes a slightly lower...

track-alias

The Alias brings a new nameplate, a new coverstock, and a new core design into Track’s high performance line. This ball features the new Alias core, which can be drilled...

Track Ultra Heat

The Ultra Heat is the newest hybrid-covered addition to Track’s Mid Performance lineup. This ball fits right between the pearlized Heat and the solid-covered Heat X-Treme. The Ultra Heat shares...