Hammer Scandal Pearl Bowling Ball Review

The Scandal Hits the Fan… First Impressions Yeah, the Hammer Scandal Pearl is the real deal. Really nice combination of coverstock to strong core that gives this ball a strong boomy move with a great motion through the pins. Our Testers: Greg Bickta (Righty) RPM: 450 rpm PAP: 5 & 1 up Average Speed: 20 […]

Hammer Jet Black Taboo Bowling Ball Review with Digitrax Analysis

Will the Gas Mask Core Ever Die??? Our tester: Tweener: Coach T (350 rpm) We used a pin down layout for the Hammer Jet Black Taboo. I was looking for a smoother reaction off the spot. This 45 x 4.25 x 70 should get into a roll with medium speed and transition on the smoother […]

Hammer Brick Bowling Ball Review

Our latest tester, Karen Collura, is testing the Hammer Brick. Karen is a 3-time USBC Womens’ Titlist in the classic division. She is also a 4-time Canadian National World Cup Titlist among other accolades. She is a low speed, rev dominant bowler. The ball was drilled by Eric Deaton of Strike-Mor Pro Shop in Etobicoke, […]

Hammer Arson Ball Review

Is this the ball that will set your game on fire? It’s strong enough to start, at the risk of fizzling out. Remember that coverstock accounts for 70% of ball reaction, but the core will create the dynamic shape. Your drilling will alter the shape to suit your game and conditions you bowl on. Kyle […]

Hammer Grape Vibe Digitrax Analysis

Kyle Hartzell of BowlerX is our tester for the Hammer Grape Vibe. The testing was performed on a fresh medium house tapered shot. Kyle launches the ball close to 18.35 mph and the ball enters the pocket at 16.73 mph.  He’s targeting 12-13 out to 6 or 7 at the breakpoint of about 40 ft.  […]

Hammer Grape Vibe Ball Review

“Good Grape Vibes” A medium to light condition go-to ball with a proven core from Hammer. Drilling Remember that coverstock accounts for 70% of ball reaction, but the core will create the dynamic shape. Your drilling will alter the shape to suit your game and conditions you bowl on.  Kyle Hartzell of BowlerX is our […]

Hammer Swagga Digitrax Analysis

Ryan Hauck was the Hammer Swagga tester.  The test was performed on a medium house shot. Ryan is launching the ball between 16.5 and 17 mph.  The ball enters to pocket just over 15 mph.  He targets just inside 15 at the arrows and 6-7 at the breakpoint.  The ball generates about 6 degrees of […]

Hammer Midnight Vibe Digitrax Analysis

See written review and video at Hammer Midnight Vibe Ball Review Here is a supplemental review with Digitrax Analysis. Below, you can see all tracks and the average track as recorded by Ebonite Digitrax.  On the left, you can see the statistical analysis. I am bowling on a medium to medium-light house shot with dry […]

Hammer Midnight Vibe Ball Review

“Good Vibes” A medium to light condition go-to ball with a proven core from Hammer. Drilling Won’t spend much time on drilling as this will vary and coverstock accounts 75% of the reaction. As usual, I suggest to work with your local pro to find what best works for you. First Impressions A lot of […]