Reviews & Views

Radical The Spy (WWRD 06/17/2021)

 

Radical The Spy 

Radical Bowling has added a new combo in technology to their line. The Spy has a textured polyester coverstock and adds the popular Incognito core to help create length and more movement down lane than a regular polyester ball. High rev, slower speed bowlers who do find the milder reactive balls still too much, now have another option. The Spy is available in weights 14-16lbs and comes in Red/Black. Oh, they added DynamiCore for added durability.

Recommended Cleaner: Ultimate Black Magic Rejuvenator

www.RadicalBowling.com

Please visit each brand’s website for more specification information and where you can sign up for first to know emails. You can also like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. I’d also like to ask you and your friends to like the Brands of Brunswick Demo Program-West Region and Bowling Buckosh pages on Facebook to get the newest information. Again, you can contact me with any questions at www.info@filltheframes.com or (310) 784-1901.

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Radical Maximum Results (WWRD 06/17/2021)

 

Radical- Maximum Results 

The Results core has given Radical Fans a reaction that hadn’t been seen in from Radical Bowling. So what does Radical lab do? They keep the TS-1 Solid cover and strengthen the core numbers to create a stronger mid-lane ball. The Maximum Results would help high speed, low rev bowlers read most volumes better. Its primary design is for heavy volumes for those how need more traction. The solid black, textured cover doesn’t hurt either.

Recommended Cleaner: Ultimate Black Magic Rejuvenator

www.RadicalBowling.com

Please visit each brand’s website for more specification information and where you can sign up for first to know emails. You can also like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. I’d also like to ask you and your friends to like the Brands of Brunswick Demo Program-West Region and Bowling Buckosh pages on Facebook to get the newest information. Again, you can contact me with any questions at www.info@filltheframes.com or (310) 784-1901.

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

DV8 Activ8 (WWRD 06/3/2021)

 

 DV8- Activ8 

High rev bowlers and 2 handers who are looking for more control and others who are looking for a ball to switch to when the lanes break down should take a good look at the newest introduction from DV8 Bowling, the Activ8. In the Mid performance line this shiny, symmetrical comes in Black/Silver/Purple and the cover is the Composite Fang Hybrid (last used on the Notorious). Also, there’s a new core with the sweet diff of .040. This ball would fit solidly between the  Decrees for light to medium volumes.

Recommended Cleaner: Ultimate Black Magic Rejuvenator

www.DV8Bowling.com

Please visit each brand’s website for more specification information and where you can sign up for first to know emails. You can also like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. I’d also like to ask you and your friends to like the Brands of Brunswick Demo Program-West Region and Bowling Buckosh pages on Facebook to get the newest information. Again, you can contact me with any questions at www.info@filltheframes.com or (310) 784-1901.

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Hammer Purple Pearl Urethane (WWRD 07/1/2021)

Core 16-15
Core 14
Core 13-12

Hammer Purple Pearl Urethane

It’s back and is the same as before, fantastic! Hammer is using the same Urethane cover and same LED Core. What’s new is that in the 14lb weight has the Carbon Fiber Inner Core and now there are new lighter weight options in 12 and 13 lbs. If you are looking to control the friction down lane or are bowling on shorter patterns, the Hammer Purple Pearl may be a solid choice for you

www.HammerBowling.com

Recommended cleaner: Hammer Tough Scrub.

Please visit each brand’s website for more specification information and where you can sign up for first to know emails. You can also like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. I’d also like to ask you and your friends to like the Brands of Brunswick Demo Program-West Region and Bowling Buckosh pages on Facebook to get the newest information. Again, you can contact me with any questions at www.info@filltheframes.com or (310) 784-1901.

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Polyester Balls

Brunswick TZone - Galactic Sparkle
White Dot - Black/Blue/ Silver
C300 - Blue Dot
Maxim -Peek-A-Boo Berry

 

Brunswick T-Zone Galactic Sparkle (WWRD 04/15/2021) The T-Zones have a new color that expands the polyester line. This gives 7 color choices for a new poly or for a first ball to call your own. To see the other choices, please go to www.brunswickbowling.com add search for Polyester.

Columbia300 WD Blue/Black/Silver (WWRD 04/15/2021) One of C300’s most popular color combos are back! This brings the total to 7 color choices from one of the iconic polyesters in history. Visit www.Columbia300Bowling.com to see for yourself! 

Columbia300 Blue Dot (WWRD 04/15/2021) The hardest polyester on a Durometer scale is back by popular demand. This ball is as straight as you can roll it. It come in 12-16lbs and is the only other C300 poly that is available in 16lbs. Other bowlers will notice this silver beauty going down the lanes.

 Ebonite Maxim Peek-A-Boo-Berry (WWRD 04/15/2021) Are you an Ebonite Maxim fan? There are now 5 color combos to choose from. Whether you’re looking for your first ball, a gift for someone special or need help with those pesky corner pins, the Ebonite Maxims deserve some attention. Find them at www.ebonite.com

Find all of these great choices at: www.ebonite.com • www.BrunswickBowling.com • www.Columbia300Bowling.com

Please visit each brand’s website for more specification information and where you can sign up for first to know emails. You can also like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. I’d also like to ask you and your friends to like the Brands of Brunswick Demo Program-West Region and Bowling Buckosh pages on Facebook to get the newest information. Again, you can contact me with any questions at www.info@filltheframes.com or (310) 784-1901.

Thanks, be well & safe!

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Entry Level Balls

Twist -    Lavender/Lime
Twist Core
Rhino - Magenta/Purple
Rhino Core
The Beast - Lime/Sky/Black
The Beast Core

Brunswick- Twist (WWRD 06/03/2021) The Brunswick Twist has added a new color to the line, Lavender/Lime. This makes a total of 5 beautiful choices. In the Affordable Control level, they are a great introduction to bowlers who want to move up from polyester while still having some fun. The cover is the same as the one used on the popular Rhino series.

Brunswick- Rhino (WWRD 06/03/2021) The Brunswick Affordable All Purpose line discontinued 2 color schemes and adds another, the Magenta/Purple/Navy. The R-16 Solid cover combined with the light bulb shaped core makes the Rhinos a great choice for those new to bowling, league bowlers and bowlers who need control on high friction lanes. Recommended Cleaner: Brunswick Reaction Recharge

 Columbia300- The Beast Hybrid (WWRD 06/03/2021) The C300 Beast Series has a long time fan base that enjoys consistency at a value price point. Currently there are 2 color combos with the Bend-It Pearl coverstock and now there are 3 choices using the Bend-It Hybrid Cover. The new color is Lime/Sky/Black and all have the light bulb shaped Beast core (except in10-11 lbs.) Recommended Cleaner: Ultimate Black Magic Rejuvenator

Find all of these great choices at: www.BrunswickBowling.com • www.Columbia300Bowling.com

Please visit each brand’s website for more specification information and where you can sign up for first to know emails. You can also like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. I’d also like to ask you and your friends to like the Brands of Brunswick Demo Program-West Region and Bowling Buckosh pages on Facebook to get the newest information. Again, you can contact me with any questions at www.info@filltheframes.com or (310) 784-1901.

Thanks, be well & safe!

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Raw Hammers (WWRD 5/3/21)

Hammer Raw Hammer (Solid) The Raw core is back! This time it’s paired with 3 versions of the popular Juiced coverstocks. First up is the Raw Hammer Solid. The Solid is finished at 500/1500/3K Siaair for medium volumes that will give a strong arcing ball motion. In Hammer’s history, the Juiced Solid has been on the Fugitive Solid, Ruthless and Diesel Torque. With today’s slicker conditioners, some older black balls (rubber) have not been performing well for bowlers and are the bane of mechanics worldwide. This ball would be a great replacement for traditionalists who may    require a new weight while adding performance.

 Hammer Raw Hammer (Hybrid) In the past, there was only one ball that used a version of the Juiced Hybrid cover. It was the Bad Intentions Hybrid but that formulation was the Juiced Extreme Hybrid. This new version is cleaner for light to medium volumes. The colors are Orange and Black, so you know it’s a Hammer. The box finish is 500/1K/2K Siaair with Crown Factory Compound for easy length and a strong backend.                   

Hammer Raw Hammer (Pearl) The Raw Hammers with the Juiced Pearl covers come in two beautiful color combos. One is Blue/Silver/White and the other is Purple/Pink/Silver. Both are finished at 500/1K/2K Siaair with Crown Factory Polish for added length and will help create a skid/flip motion. The Hammer Fugitive, Flawless and Rebel Yell were the last 3 balls that used the Juiced Pearl coverstock.

All 4 balls have the carbon fiber outer core for durability and come with a 2 year warranty from the purchase date. Hammer does use an alternate core for weights in 13-12lbs. and just carbon fiber in the 10-11lbs.

www.HammerBowling.com

Recommended cleaner: Hammer Tough Scrub.

Please visit each brand’s website for more specification information and where you can sign up for first to know emails. You can also like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. I’d also like to ask you and your friends to like the Brands of Brunswick Demo Program-West Region and Bowling Buckosh pages on Facebook to get the newest information. Again, you can contact me with any questions at www.info@filltheframes.com or (310) 784-1901.

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Hammer Obsession Tour (WWRD 2/18/21)

 

Hammer Obsession Tour

The Hammer Obsession Tour shares the same core shape as the Obsession with the difference being the flip block has been removed. This will create less flare, less hook and a more controllable reaction compared to the regular Obsession. This would allow bowlers to stay in the same area of the lane while maintaining a smooth reaction. The core numbers on 15lbs are RG 2.469 DIFF .034 ASY DIFF .013. The biggest number change is the differential being .016 less than the Obsession. Another difference is the coverstock which is an updated version of the Tour cover found on the Web Tour balls, the Tour V2 Solid. This combination is great if a bowler is uncomfortable moving in or for a high rev player looking for control. Personally, I like the Web Tours and I see this being a big brother for more volumes. The color is a solid Burgundy finished at 500/1000 Siaair Micro Pad. The 12 and 13lbers have the same adjusted core in both balls with only the difference being the coverstock.

www.HammerBowling.com

Recommended cleaner: Hammer Tough Scrub.

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Hammer Obsession (WWRD 2/18/2021)


Hammer Obsession

Since the acquisition of the Hammer Brand by Brunswick Bowling, there have been questions asking if Hammer will be releasing equipment using Durability Optimization Technology (D.O.T.). The answer now is yes with the release of the new Obsession and Obsession Tour. Combining both with the Carbon Fiber Infused Inner Core adds durability and will come with a 2 year warranty from the date of purchase. The Hammer Obsession has a new coverstock named the Envy Solid CFI, which is designed for heavy volumes. The new Asymmetric Core gives a 15lb ball the specs of- RG 2.468 DIFF .050 ASY DIFF .013. With a finish of 500/1500 Siaair Micro Pad it all adds up to an aggressive midlane and backend reaction. The colors are Black/Pink/Burgundy with a great looking logo. As the lanes transition, your next move may be into the Hammer Obsession Tour. 

 

www.HammerBowling.com

Recommended cleaner: Hammer Tough Scrub.

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

Brunswick Knock Out (WWRD 01/14/2021)

 

 Brunswick Knock Out 

Brunswick Melee fans can now rejoice with the announcement of the Brunswick Knock Out. The popular Melee core (surrounded with Dynamicore) has an RG of 2.487 and Diff of .050 at 15lbs. Now changing coverstock to the Savvy Hook 3.0 Solid will make the Knock Out great a benchmark ball for all styles on medium volume conditions. With its solid black color and big symmetrical motion, the Knock Out will be welcomed by bowlers of all skill levels. The box finish is 500, 1000, 2000 Siaair Micro Pad and can be adjusted if needed to help you match up to your bowling environment. Add the Knock Out with your current upper-mid pearl or pair this ball up with the Brunswick Melee Jab Blood Red for a great 1-2 punch. 

www.BrunswickBowling.com  

Juan Fonseca
Fill The Frames Bowling Services
Hammer U.S. Staff – California

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