November 2014 Contents

Bowling Ball Reviews

900 Global Boost Purple Green Hybrid

The Boost Purple/Green Hybrid is the latest addition to 900 Global’s Select line of bowling balls. This is the fourth version of the Boost and it is the first to...

900 Global Dream On

The 900 Global Dream On takes the Identity Asymmetric weight block from the original Dream and pairs it with a sanded hybrid version of the 74 Response coverstock. This ball...

AMF Night Hawk SE

The AMF Night Hawk SE is the third reincarnation of the Night Hawk in the original black color. Besides the color, the core is very similar in shape to the...

AMF Xcite

The AMF Xcite is the newest entry-level reactive addition to the AMF family of bowling balls. This ball uses the F43 Pearl coverstock paired with a higher RG symmetrical core...

Brunswick Fortera Intrigue

The Brunswick Fortera Intrigue is the second offering from Brunswick in the Fortera lineup. This ball uses the same Fortera Flip core design that was used in the Exile, but...

Brunswick Melee Jab

The Brunswick Melee Jab is the third installment in the Melee line and it is the first to have a pearlized coverstock. The new Savvy Hook Pearl reactive cover comes...

Columbia 300 Melt Down

The Columbia 300 Melt Down will be the sanded big-hooking ball in Columbia 300’s upper mid performance line, replacing the older Smack Down. The Melt Down uses the same SD...

DV8 Outcast

The DV8 Outcast introduces the new Outcast symmetrical core into the entry level price point for DV8. This new core shape offers a similar RG to the core in the...

Ebonite Salute

The Ebonite Salute uses a proven winner of a core that was first used in the Apex Adrenaline and then again in the Big Time line. This symmetrical core is...

Hammer Burgundy Hammer

The Burgundy Hammer provides a modern version of the urethane era ball reaction shape. While that sounds confusing, it is actually pretty simple. Hammer has taken a modified version of...

Hammer Viral

The new Hammer Viral uses the very successful Vibe core surrounded by an older coverstock that was first used in the Black Widow line. This ball comes out of the...

Motiv Forza

The Motiv Forza uses a new solid coverstock that is paired with a new symmetrical core shape. The Forza's Torx core offers bowlers a medium low RG with a high...

Radical Score

The Radical Score introduces a strong asymmetrical core design into Radical's Reliable price point to accompany the Yeti in this line. The Score uses the original Scoop core from the...

Track Tour SiC

The Track Tour SiC is the second ball in the “Tour” line and it shares no similarities to the first release, the Tour X. The SiC is named after the...