December 6th, 2011 by admin | Comments Off
58 Hook 11.5 Length 15 Breakpoint Shape Manufacturer’s Intent: “The Maxxx Curve is designed to combat heavy oil, while still retaining a strong back-end motion,” said Richie Sposato of Lane #1. “First, we updated the cover, putting particles in a pearl coverstock to keep our 20-micron grit (500 Abralon) coverstock from shining up after use. [...]
July 8th, 2011 by admin | Comments Off
54 Hook 12 Length 14.5 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The Black Panther shares the same low RG core found in the original Pink Panther. The symmetric design boasts an RG of 2.46 and a .043 Diff. We saw 5” of track flare with the 3 and 4” layouts. Coverstock: The ION reactive coverstock formula craves [...]
March 11th, 2011 by admin | Comments Off
48 Hook 16.5 Length 16.5 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: When it comes to core shape variations, Lane #1 is pushing the design envelope. This new symmetric shape resembles a thick boomerang, or even a stealth bomber. The RG is medium at 2.53 and the Diff medium low at .040. Coverstock: Surrounding this new motor is [...]
January 12th, 2011 by admin | Comments Off
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 [...]
November 12th, 2010 by admin | Comments Off
50 Hook 15 Length 15.5 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The oversized Diamond symmetric core has a 4” flaring .043 Diff rating. The low RG came in at 2.46 and, yes, this core revs fast and easy. Coverstock: The hot pink bleeder reactive is formulated to handle the newer high viscosity oils being used at many [...]
August 18th, 2010 by admin | Comments Off
56 Hook 12 Length 14.5 Breakpoint Shape Core Design: The Time Bomb has an all-new symmetric core design that provides a higher RG rating of 2.57 and a 6”-flaring Diff of .055. The inverted diamond design’s flip blocks create Lane #1’s highest RG level yet. Coverstock: Green Bay Packer fans will love the camouflage green [...]
June 7th, 2010 by bjiwebmaster | Comments Off
Lane #1 promised us more hook than the original Curve (March 2010 issue), did they deliver? In short, yes they did!
April 7th, 2010 by bjiwebmaster | Comments Off
The Curve offers great length with a quick, angular move off friction. We found the Curve required only moderate amounts of oil in the fronts and midlane for its easy length.
December 21st, 2009 by admin | Comments Off
This solid/pearl hybrid offers bowlers a quick, decisive finish with easy length on short-medium oil patterns.
December 1st, 2009 by admin | Comments Off
A more aggressive breakpoint motion compared to Lane #1′s Dynamo line should strongly benefit rev-challenged players.