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keepAlive1

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What to chose ???
on: December 31, 2017, 10:34:41 AM
New league starting soon. I get my choice of one of two balls. Sure Lock or No Rules. I currently have a Alpha Crux with some miles on her and a Hy Road. Both these have been excellent for me. What ball to chose Sure Lock or No Rules?. My thoughts retire the Alpha and keep the Hy Road. Maybe a a 3rd ball later to fill in the gap. Any advise as far as that goes would be helpful as well. Thanks for advise. Happy New Year.

bowler851

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Re: What to chose ???
Reply #1 on: December 31, 2017, 01:57:52 PM
A dictionary, for starters.
was that necessary, really

AlonzoHarris

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Re: What to chose ???
Reply #2 on: December 31, 2017, 02:35:03 PM
If it's the OG No Rules and not the Exist or Pearl, then I think the Sure Lock is the better of the two balls.
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HackJandy

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Re: What to chose ???
Reply #3 on: December 31, 2017, 05:08:20 PM
If it's the OG No Rules and not the Exist or Pearl, then I think the Sure Lock is the better of the two balls.

Haven't thrown either but seen a lot on here say they liked the Alpha Crux more than the Sure Lock so might be some disappointment.  Might be able to still get a Alpha Crux NIB which might be worth it.
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2handedrook12

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Re: What to chose ???
Reply #4 on: January 05, 2018, 07:39:01 PM
Probably should go with the Sure Lock. Don't be afraid to change the cover to fine tune it.
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LookingForALeftyWall

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Re: What to chose ???
Reply #5 on: January 12, 2018, 08:21:35 AM
Depends on what's the most important factor you're looking for.  No Rules will be more similar to the Alpha in terms of ball motion.  The Sure Lock is a little more hook and a little more on the back end than both of them. 

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Re: What to chose ???
Reply #6 on: January 15, 2018, 11:20:13 AM
I have had both balls.  I prefer the Sure Lock.