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Motiv Bowling Ball Reviews

Motiv Jackal Ghost Bowling Ball Review

I Think I’ve Seen a Ghost… First Impressions Cliches not withstanding, I can’t recall throwing a stronger ball with this much continuation downlane. There are other beasts out there and this one fits in with the elite few. Our Testers: Tamer Elbaga (Lefty) Style: Slightly Rev Dominant Tweener RPM: 375 rpm PAP: 5 & 3/8 … Continue reading Motiv Jackal Ghost Bowling Ball Review

Motiv Chronic Paranoia Bowling Ball Review

I’m a little Paranoid…Chronically First Impressions The Chronic Paranoia had a smooth controlled roll. Looks like a benchmark type ball. Predictable, predictable, predictable. Our Testers: Greg Bickta (Righty) RPM: 450 rpm PAP: 5 & 1 up Average Speed: 20 mph (at release) Axis tilt: medium Axis rotation: medium 17 300s, 5 800s Tamer Elbaga (Lefty) … Continue reading Motiv Chronic Paranoia Bowling Ball Review

Motiv Primal Fear Bowling Ball Review

This One Will Strike Fear in the Competition… First Impressions The Motiv Primal Fear…It’s beautiful, it clears, it clobbers the pocket. Excellent blend of clean and strength down lane without being a true skid/flip reaction, which is a great thing in my book. Our Tester: Greg Bickta RPM: 450 rpm PAP: 5 & 1 up … Continue reading Motiv Primal Fear Bowling Ball Review

Motiv Jackal LE Limited Edition Bowling Ball Review

The Jackal is Revived… First Impressions The Motiv Jackal LE (Limited Edition) is the alpha dog in Motiv’s lineup, no doubt about it. Get inside and wheel if you have hand. This thing will hook. Our Tester: Greg Bickta RPM: 450 rpm PAP: 5 & 1 up Speed: 20 mph (at release) Axis tilt: medium … Continue reading Motiv Jackal LE Limited Edition Bowling Ball Review

Motiv Covert Revolt Bowling Ball Review with Digitrax Analysis

Motiv’s Covert Revolt is Overt in its Intentions… First Impressions The Motiv Covert Revolt is a juggernaut based on what we saw. Great overall motion and strength. While the ball’s looks are understated, its intentions are clearly to make a big move and destroy pins. Some bowlers are going to have fun with this piece. … Continue reading Motiv Covert Revolt Bowling Ball Review with Digitrax Analysis

Motiv Venom Shock Bowling Ball Review with Digitrax Analysis

Is Motiv’s new ball Shocking? This is an interesting piece that looks to possibly be one of the most versatile in Motiv’s current line up. The Venom Shock offers a predictable ball motion and driller friendly layout possibilities. We had a chance to test a pin up and pin down version and the results were … Continue reading Motiv Venom Shock Bowling Ball Review with Digitrax Analysis

Motiv Primal Rage Bowling Ball Review with Digitrax Analysis

Motiv is Primal… The Motiv Primal Rage has been a raging success for Motiv and it’s understandable. Motiv is now on the PBA Tour and has gotten some good young guns sponsored. Now they’ll have to perform on the house shots out there for us everyday Joes. Our tester: Brad Crouse is testing the Motiv … Continue reading Motiv Primal Rage Bowling Ball Review with Digitrax Analysis

Motiv Cruel C51 Digitrax Analysis

See written review and video at http://tamerbowling.com/index.php/motiv-cruel-c51-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 boards outside 5.  It’s … Continue reading Motiv Cruel C51 Digitrax Analysis