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ryguy119

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Covert Revolt
« on: January 11, 2018, 10:07:26 AM »
I have a chance to drill up a Covert Revolt.  Not sure if I should drill it or sell it.  I currently have a Rising and Ghost for the heavy stuff, a Shock and Graffiti Tag for the medium and the amazing Tag Cannon for the med/dry conditions. Not sure if or where the Covert Revolt would fit in my arsenal. Really heard great things about the Covert. I am just not sure if I need to drill it. I do see a pretty big gap between my Ghost and Venom Shock.  I am thinking that is where the Covert would fit. Always value every bodies opinions. Glad I switched over to Motiv.
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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2018, 10:12:27 AM »
I'd punch that Covert in a hot minute.
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ryguy119

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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2018, 10:14:00 AM »
Thanks   Ball has great reviews   
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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2018, 10:16:05 AM »
I have three Coverts still, don't use them a ton, but they always travel with me to tournaments.

It's long been my start a set ball, blends the front to back so well and goes through the pins great. I typically swap into a Venom Shock when I need more downlane shape as patterns transition.

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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2018, 10:22:54 AM »
Sometimes I see a gap between my Ghost and my Shock.  Thinking the Covert would be a perfect fit for me. Leaning more and more to drilling this bad boy up.
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leftybowler70

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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #5 on: January 11, 2018, 10:24:21 AM »
DRILL IT, you’ll be glad you did. One of the staples in my bag.

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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2018, 10:37:50 AM »
thanks Lefty   Any comparisons to the Ghost?  I realize the Ghost is asym but the numbers look pretty close to me 
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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #7 on: January 11, 2018, 11:31:17 AM »
The Ghost is almost a full arrow stronger than the Covert Revolt(for me). I say drill that baby, it's a fantastic ball.

As for selling it, they pop up on eBay from time to time, usually listed in the $230-$300 range. I haven't seen one actually sell for that amount as yet, but I could have missed it.
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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #8 on: January 11, 2018, 11:39:39 AM »
Sometimes I see a gap between my Ghost and my Shock.  Thinking the Covert would be a perfect fit for me. Leaning more and more to drilling this bad boy up.

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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #9 on: January 11, 2018, 12:19:57 PM »
Sometimes I see a gap between my Ghost and my Shock.  Thinking the Covert would be a perfect fit for me. Leaning more and more to drilling this bad boy up.

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100% that's a big gap and the covert fits perfect in that spot
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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #10 on: January 11, 2018, 03:27:46 PM »
Yes it does fit damn dear perfectly.

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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #11 on: January 15, 2018, 11:17:55 AM »
The Covert Revolt is a great ball.  I would drill it.

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Re: Covert Revolt
« Reply #12 on: January 15, 2018, 07:56:28 PM »
Drill it up.  That ball goes anywhere I bowl and it's great as a step up from my Sigma Sting but still below my oilers.  I absolutely love how continuous it is in back but still gives me a very smooth shape and predictability. 
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