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      BallBeat gives fans access to exactly which bowling balls the pros were throwing and how the equipment was drilled and prepared for the telecasts.
      Ball manufacturer representatives and pro bowlers: click here.

-National Bowling Stadium National/Senior Doubles

  • Ebonite International - Del Ballard wrote:
          Mika Koivuniemi and Junichi Yajima used the Vortex II. They were both drilled with 4 3/4 inch pins, no extra hole.

  • Storm - Steve Kloempken wrote:
          Robert Smith was using a Lightning Flash with a 5" pin and mass bias in the strong position with a small extra hole. We prepped the surface with Storm Xtras #1 polish, an 800 grit compound.


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A NOTE TO BALL MANUFACTURER REPRESENTATIVES AND PRO BOWLERS:
      We welcome Reps (and pros) associated with ANY ball company that had its equipment used on the telecasts to submit a list of the equipment and drilling information to
us. There is no cost to be included and again any company that supplies information on their equipment used during the shows will have their information published.



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