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Paradox Black

Outer shell of the ball
QR-9 Hybrid
Surface texture on the ball (sanded, polished, etc)
500/2000 Abralon
Lane Condition
Length and/or amount of oil on the lane
Heavy Oil
Color of the ball
Black/Smoke Pearl
Available weights
12-16lbs LBS
Weight block inside the ball
i-Core 2.0 (Dual Density)
Core Type
Basic shape type of the core (Symmetric, Asymmetrical, Pancake)
Radius of Gyration: measurement related to weight distribution of the core. This affects how quickly a ball will get in to a roll. A ball with a higher RG will roll later. A ball with lower RG will roll sooner.
16 LB. - 2.49
15 LB. - 2.48
14 LB. - 2.52
13 LB. - 2.53
12 LB. - 2.60
Difference between the RG of the core's x-axis and y-axis. Indicates track flare potential and stability. A higher differential means more flare potential and less stabilty. A low differential ball will be more stable and have less flare potential.
16 LB. - 0.049
15 LB. - 0.057
14 LB. - 0.055
13 LB. - 0.055
12 LB. - 0.039
Intermediate Differential 
Difference between the RG of the core's x-axis and Z-axis on an asymmetrical core. Indicates the asymmetry of the core. A higher intermediate differential ball will be less stable and will transition more quickly from skid to roll than a ball with lower intermediate differential.

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  • John English299
  • Adam Baer803
  • Brendan823
  • Jeff Flores 300/300/278 for 878
  • Zach Buchholz299/789
  • Mitch Wareing299
  • Scott Critchfield 300/836
  • Harry Rouch300
  • Chris Tuholski300
  • John Krueger290/795

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