Algtõed | Head tavad | Pallid 2000 | Lingid | Saalid


2001 Bowlers Journal International pallide juhis

Aastal 2000 tuli turule üle 80 uue palli. Järgnevas tabelis leiad lühikirjelduse enamuse omaduste kohta. Kogutud Mike Riggins'i poolt.

Pinna tüüp (P-Plastik; PT-Proaktiiv; R-Reaktiiv; U-Uretaan)
Sobiv raja tüüp (uuele, ilma pinnatöötluseta pallile)

Pinna agressiivsus
- PA
Pinna juhitavus (kui lihtsalt laseb pind enda omadusi muuta poleerimisel või matistamisel) - PJ

Tuuma ehitus
- T
Tuuma juhitavus (paindlikkus muuta liikumise iseloomu vastavalt mängija ja raja omadustele) - TJ
Üldine nakkumine (kaare suurus) - N

Numbrid on skaalal 1-100.
AMF
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Angle Evolution Reactive R Medium 80 78 2C 80 80 Clean up front; sharp hook; excellent carry
Angle Evolution (Tour) PT Heavy 84 78 2C 75 84 Very aggressive ball; may have trouble finding enough oil
Angle Evolution PT Heavy 82 80 2C 80 82 Versatile Core; Strong ball on oil
Night Hawk Revenge PT Med.-Heavy 78 75 2C 75 79 Versatile ball; reads lanes nicely
Hawk R Medium 75 80 2C 78 75 Mid-lane roll and snap
TiHawk R Med.-Heavy 76 80 2C 75 76 Strong for lots of styles and big range of patterns
AZO
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Little Boy R Med.-Heavy 78 76 2 78 79 Very clean up front; sharp hook, hard hit
Fatman PT Medium 79 79 2C 78 83 Versatile cover with BIG smooth hook
Armageddon Pearl R Med.-Light 65 70 2C 70 75 Clean up front - strong but smooth on the dry
BRUNSWICK
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Zone X Red Pin R Light 68 70 2C 73 70 Great light oil ball for hi rev player
Zone X Green Pin R Med.-Light 68 70 2C 76 73 Great lt. oil ball for average rev player
Command Zone R Meduim 65 75 2C 83 77 Skid/snap reactive has reaction like a Danger Zone
Command Zone Arc R Meduim 65 78 2C 78 75 Great control resin for strong player; skid/arc
Danger Zone HPC PT Med.-Heavy 78 80 2C 82 81 Length without a lot of effort; smooth hook
DZ Millenium R Medium 73 80 2C 70 70 Danger Zone skid/snap with new moniker
DZ Pro HP Distance PT Meduim 78 80 2C 83 79 Most lenghty and sharpest back end of Zone Pro line
DZ Pro HP Hook PT Med.-Heavy 80 80 2C 85 84 Very aggressive Zone Pro, needs lots of head oil
DZ Red Alert R Med.-Heavy 73 80 2C 70 70 Mid-lane roll with strong hooking back end
Demolition Zone R Medium 73 77 2C 75 77 Back end like Danger Zone; pushes fronts easier
Monster PT Heavy 80 80 2C 83 82 Moster-hooking ball
Monster Reactive R Med.-Light 70 70 2C 83 75 Very clean, economy ball with skid snap
Riot Zone PT Meduim 76 70 2C 80 80 Skid/snap ProActive; use Trizact to modify shell
Attack Zone Urethane U Med.-Light 35 50 3 40 35 Smooth arcing Zone; good 1st urethane
Attack Zone Reactive R Med.-Light 50 60 3 40 50 Skid/snap reactive Zone; economy price
Attack Zone MR R Med.-Light 50 60 3C 55 53 Higher differential, turns the corner sharper on backend
Battle Zone Bullet R Meduim 60 75 2C 60 62 Skid-hook econo resin; good for revs
Battle Zone Cannon R Med.-Light 65 70 2C 65 73 Nice skid/snap econo light oil ball.
Battle Zone Missle R Med.-Light 65 75 2C 70 67 Econo 2-piece with arcing/hook
Mike Aulby MVP R Medium 73 80 2C 70 65 Danger Zone reborn; skid/flip
Parker Bohn III MVP R Med.-Light 70 80 2C 70 60 Great skid-hook ball; comes alive on lighter oil
COLUMBIA
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Cuda 2000 R Medium 74 76 2C 75 77 Great skid; sharp backend reaction
Cuda/C 2000 R Med.-Light 74 76 2C 77 77 Strong on med. Oils-will work for lots of styles
Rock PT Heavy 82 80 2C 75 83 Big hooking heavy oil ball
Rock Pearl PT Medium 79 76 2C 75 81 Covers broad range of conditions-too much for light oil
Rock Star PT Medium 80 80 2C 76 81 Heavy roll; plenty of hook; reads back end smoothly
Messenger TEC PT Med.-Heavy 82 80 2C 75 79 Big hooking mid-price particle ball
Messenger Titanium R Medium 74 75 2C 73 72 Tweener in Messengers; plays more conditions
Messenger Titanium Pearl R Med.-Light 74 70 2C 73 73 Cleaner up front and sharper back end than Ti Messenger
Beast w/Mica R Med.-Light 70 80 2C 55 55 Smooth hooking entry into 2-pice resin; great control
Messenger R Med.-Heavy 75 80 2C 75 70 Strong hook out of the box in mid-price
Messenger Pearl R Med.-Light 73 70 2C 75 65 Super priced ball; for length smooth hook on light oil
Pearl Beast w/Mica R Light 68 69 2 55 58 Nice entry-level reactive; control for power styles
Scout/R R Med.-Light 73 70 3C 45 55 Strong 3-piece entry type ball--skid hook
DYNO-THANE
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Elixir PT Med.-Heavy 80 78 2C 78 82 Big hooking versatile particle D/T ball
Rev-X Pearl R Med.-Heavy 77 77 2C 77 75 Quick revving - big hooking resin ball
Crisis R Med.-Light 75 75 2C 75 78 Playable length with readable hook
EBONITE
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Matrix TPS PT Heavy 80 85 2C 80 80 n Ebonite "active with length and strong hook
Matrix TPS II PT Heavy 79 83 2C 80 81 More length and sharper hook that Purple TPS
Matrix TPS III PT Heavy 81 83 2C 80 84 Strong hook on oil; cover tunes easily
Matrix Trimax R Medium 79 80 2C 80 77 Strong reactive, yet very playable
Matrix Trimax II R Medium 78 80 2C 80 78 Cleaner & sharper than orignal Trimax
Matrix Trimax III R Medium 79 80 2C 80 80 Very strong on med.-light patterns
Vortex I R Med.-Light 78 80 2C 78 75 Skid/snap-great for lighter oil patterns
Vortex II R Med.-Heavy 79 82 2C 78 77 Reactive with heavy roll and strong hook
Vortex III R Heavy 81 85 2C 78 79 Econo Particle with mid-lane roll and big continued hook
Pantera R Med.-Heavy 76 80 2C 65 68 Early roll and big hook
Stinger Two-Piece R Med.-Light 75 75 2C 70 65 Long and quick move for lighter patterns
Stinger Navy Shiny R Light 75 80 2C 55 70 Great light oil skid-snap ball
Tiger R Medium 76 78 2C 65 68 Mid-lane roll and strong arcing hook
Wildcat Blue R Medium 76 80 2C 75 74 Heavy roll with a strong snap/hook
FABALL
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
3D Violet High Rev R Medium 78 80 2C 75 74 The original still does a great job
3D Violet Pearl R Med.-Light 78 78 2C 75 73 Cleaner up front and sharper hook than Violet 3-D
4D Reactive R Medium 80 80 2C 80 77 Almost makes 3-D offset look like a spare ball; Big move
4D-HPT PT Heavy 82 80 2C 80 83 Heavy rolling/hooking Hammer for oily conditions
4D-HPT Tour PT Heavy 82 78 2C 80 79 More length than HPT with strong hook
Reaper R Med.-Light 72 75 2C 70 72 H ammer for length and smooth power
Reaper 2 R Med.-Light 72 75 2C 74 75 Great length on light patterns; sharp hook
Blue Hammer U Heavy 63 50 2 50 61 Most urethane hook on oil; bear to polish
Burgundy Hammer U Heavy 60 50 2 50 60 Clears heads better than Blue Hooker
Claw Teal/Blue Pearl R Med.-Light 70 60 3 40 55 Good first ball for reactive
ClawPearl U Light 45 40 3 40 40 Good for light oil and control
Claw Purple Sand U Medium 63 50 3 40 45 Solid entry-level urethane
Nail Blue Sand R Medium 75 70 2 55 60 Great entry-level reactive
Nail Purple Pearl R Med.-Light 70 65 2 55 58 Skid/arcing hook
Nasty Nail Solid R Med.-Light 76 80 2C 65 65 Strong economy 2-piece Reactive; versatile ball
Nasty Nail Pearl R Med.-Light 76 70 2C 65 65 Nice introductory 2-piece reactive or for use on light oil
Spike R Med-Light. 75 70 2C 78 75 Go long 2-piece with strong snap
Spike HPT PT Heavy 81 80 2 78 75 Econo particle Hammer; Big hooking ball
LANE #1
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Buzz Saw/C2 R Med.-Heavy 70 75 2C 75 78 Quick revving and big hooking, yet smooth
BuzzSaw C2 Pearl R Med.-Light 65 70 2C 80 75 Longer and straighter than C2; great for drier heads
BuzzSaw/C Carbide PT Med.-Heavy 75 81 2C 80 83 Big smooth hook; conves a lot of conditions
BuzzSaw/C Carbide Pearl PT Med.-Light 73 79 2C 80 81 Great carry; mid to light oil all with "hockey stick look
Pro Purple BuzzSaw PT Medium 70 76 2C 75 78 Easier through heads than Carbides; sharp back end
MO-RICH ENERPRISES
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Labyrinth PT Med.-Heavy 78 81 2 82 82 ersatile big hooking ball from the ball "Guru
NU-LINE
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Excalibur Legend R Medium 74 76 2C 78 79 Easy up front with powerful hook; reads dry well
Gauntlet R Medium 70 75 2C 75 73 Smooth skid/hook from the Nu-Line folks
REVOLUTION
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Rebel ECX R Med.-Heavy 75 80 2 80 80 Very versatile core; can give many different looks
ROTO GRIP
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
DefCon I PT Med.-Heavy 85 80 2C 75 83 Strong hookin‚ oil particle Roto Ball
DefCon II PT Med.-Light 82 78 2C 75 81 Medium pattern pearl Roto Particle-Strong
SD73 R Med.-Heavy 75 75 2C 75 75 Very strong ball froma well-known name from the past
SD-73 Pearl R Medium 77 77 2C 75 78 Versatle length & big hooking ball; tunes easily
STORM PRODUCTS
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
LaNiña PT Heavy 80 80 2C 80 83 Good cover-to-core match; aggressive ball
El Nino 2000 PT Med.-Heavy 79 80 2C 80 79 Skid/hook particle ball that works great on oil
El Niño X-It PT Med-Heavy 81 82 2C 80 81 Nice match on core/cover-covers lots of boards smoothly
El Niño Gold R Medium 78 82 2C 80 77 Very strong Storm ball on a big variety of conditions
Fire Power R Med.-Heavy 75 75 2C 70 75 Good length, strong snap
Lightning Flash R Medium 77 80 2C 60 73 Econo 2-piece w/great skid/hook; cover tunes easily
Power Bolt PT Med.-Heavy 79 78 2C 70 78 Reactive type skid and smooth big particle hook
Super Power PT Med.-Heavy 80 80 2C 75 78 Works well on many patterns; smooth read, lots of power
Thunder Flash U Med-Light 40 50 2C 65 60 Urethane control; core delivers power, big hook control
Eraser R Medium 80 76 2C 68 75 Skid/flip reactive; strong with backends
Hot Shot R Med.-Light 75 75 2C 60 55 Very long - smooth hook
Lightning Flash R Med.-Light 77 80 2C 60 73 Econo 2-pice w/great skid/hook cover; tunes easily
Meteor Flash R Med.-Light 75 75 2C 55 65 Tremendous length and big snap hook
Orange Pearl Flame R Light 78 70 3 40 55 Nice entry 3-piece reactive; great length for big hand players
Thunder Flash U Light 40 45 2C 70 50 Urethane control; core delivers power; big control hook
Thunder Flash Pro U Light 40 45 2C 70 55 Strong 2 piece Urethane for newbies; good control
TRACK
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Assassin PT Med.-Heavy 76 80 2C 75 80 Track particle with length and big hook
Avenger PT Med.-Heavy 79 80 2C 76 80 Big back end Track Ball; reacts off wet/dry verysmoothly
Champ PT Heavy 80 80 2C 80 81 Heavy hooking Track ball, yet turns early
Code Red S/E R Med.-Heavy 74 80 2C 70 70 Strong simple core delivers excellent hook and hit
Contender PT Heavy 78 79 2C 75 79 Strong hooking ball from Track; look for oil
K.O. Punch R Med.-Heavy 76 80 2C 83 77 New cover/simple core. Great hook and hit
Enforcer PT Heavy 77 80 2C 75 82 Good length; more aggressive hook from Track
Silencer PT Heavy 79 80 2C 77 83 Add another hook notch to Track's belt; clean up front too
Black/Gold Stomp R Med.-Heavy 80 80 2C 83 75 Strong core; versatile cover; big backend
Stomp R Medium 76 80 2C 75 73 Another hook monster from Track; find oil up front
Stomp Pearl R Med.-Light 75 75 2C 75 75 Long on light oil; sharp snap
VISIONARY BOWLING PRODUCTS
Palli nimi Tüüp Rada PA PJ T TJ N Autori märkus
Scorcher R Med.-Heavy 80 70 2C 75 83 Look for oil; heavy arcing hooking ball
Scorcher NPT NP Light 60 55 2C 60 68 Great control for dry-track shot
Granite Gargoyle PT Heavy 85 75 2C 65 80 Find oil; early rolling, heavy hooking ball
Green Gargoyle R Med.-Light 75 70 2C 65 74 Heavy hooking ball on variety of conditions