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A Different Angle At How We See Bowling Balls

  


Believe it or not, bowling balls come in wide varieties of options like coverstock, top weight, weight block as well as pin location and so forth. You may be wondering on how you could choose the right one with so many variables to be chosen. There are a number of things that should be taken into consideration before you finalize your decision on your next purchase for  brunswick bowling balls.


Let us talk about each of the said bowling ball option mentioned earlier to have better understanding about such.


Number 1. Coverstock - basically, this is the exterior part of the ball which creates the shell. The coverstock may either be shiny or dull most of the time.


Number 2. Top weight - this is the bowling ball's core variation inside. In the event that the core is high within the ball, then it will produce higher top weight, if lower, then the ball will have lower top weight.


Number 3. Weight block - also the core of the ball but depending on the density and shape of weight block, it can affect the reaction of the ball when thrown.


Number 4. Pin location - well to put things simply, it designates the positioning of top of weight block in the bowling ball.


But the question is, what factors aren't related to model/make of the ball. Well for this matter, we refer to factors similar to your bowling game like track flare, ball speed, axis tilt and so forth, which all play an important role when playing bowling. You need to know that each and every person is unique when playing this sport and being able to know your style and game can make it a lot easier to finalize your purchase.


Ball speed - this is the speed to which the player rolls the bowling ball. Many of the new scoring systems today can actually measure the speed of the ball when it's thrown but not all are 100 percent accurate.


Track flare - also known as oil rings which appear on the hammer bowling balls after thrown. These rings is showing the progression of ball's rotation as it rolls down the lane and the ball changes its axis of rotation while it seeks its preferred spin axis.


Axis tilt - the bowling ball's angle of rotation, that simple.


At times, it can be hard to make a decision as it depends on your style of playing as well as lane conditions. The best and easiest way to make a decision on which bowling ball is perfect for you is by visiting your local bowling shop and ask for some recommendations.