Lane Masters: Widow Maker

January 12th, 2011 by admin | Comments Off

52 Hook 15 Length 16 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The symmetric Buzz core, was previously used in the popular Green Hornet (June 2007) and Buzz (July 2006), and is all about control with easy revs. The RG is 2.549, and the Diff is low at .031. We saw a maximum of 4” of track flare […]


Lane Masters: Terminator Resurrection

January 12th, 2011 by admin | Comments Off

54 Hook 14.5 Length 15 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: Lane Masters’ philosophy of sticking to symmetric cores continues with this month’s two new balls. The Terminator core has a 2.56 RG and a .040 Diff level. Track flare can reach 5”. Coverstock: The original Terminator used a solid reactive cover formula, somewhat subdued in back-end […]


Hammer: Taboo

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52 Hook 15 Length 16 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The Taboo has yet another strong asymmetric core design sharing the original Black Widow core. The RG is medium at 2.50 and the Diff strong at .060. Mass bias measures in at .016, which helps define motion shape. We saw both skid/flip and arcing motions, contingent […]


Lane #1: Time Bomb Black Fire

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50 Hook 15 Length 14.5 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The higher RG level (2.57) of the hour-glass inverted Diamond core supplies length and, later, revs. Its Diff level of .055 offers nearly 6” of track flare. The symmetric core also was used in the original Time Bomb. Coverstock: The Power Snap 17 light load particle […]


900 Global: Raw Profit

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52 Hook 14.5 Length 15 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: This asymmetric core also is used in the original Profit. Its RG is low at 2.47, the Diff is .048 and the mass bias tallies .016. Testing showed nearly 5.5” of track flare with layouts of 3.5, 4.5 and 5.5”. Longer pin drillings encourage more mid-lane […]


Columbia 300: Ransom

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48 Hook 15.5 Length 15 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: This Full Swing V2 asymmetric core has been updated from that used in the Pure Physics. The RG is now 2.53, the Diff .055 and the mass bias strong at .016. We saw nearly 6.5” of track flare with the 3.5 and 4.5” layouts with strong […]


Ebonite: Game On

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48.5 Hook 15.5 Length 15 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The Game On’s asymmetric EMP-1 core is also used in the sister Game Plan ball. RG is medium at 2.51, while the Diff is .058. Mass bias is .001, almost non-existent. Coverstock: The Game On’s .042 pearlized Traxion cover is a touch stronger than the Game […]


Storm: Natural Pearl

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41 Hook 16.5 Length 13 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The Natural Pearl houses the same Turbine core used in Storm’s solid black urethane. The RG is medium at 2.55 and the Diff low at .038. We saw a maximum 4.5” of track flare from our high-rev guy with a 4” pin distance layout above the […]



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