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Columbia Wicked Encounter
SKU: COL297441661
Brand: Columbia
Category: Bowling Balls
Ball Performance: High-Performance Balls

Description: Columbia 300's Wicked Encounter continues the Encounter line and improves on the overall hook. The new Elastin 8.0 Supreme coverstock was developed to create more friction on the front of the lane while helping the Wicked Encounter have a stronger motion through the back part, even on heavier oils! The Encounter core is the same dynamic core found in the original Encounter and Dark Encounter. The new coverstock combines to create a new reaction the Encounter fans have been asking for, producing the most overall hook in the series! Get wicked strikes with the new Columbia 300 Wicked Encounter! HIGH PERFORMANCE BALL
FEATURES: - Color: Orange/Black/Silver All colors do vary somewhat from the picture shown.
- Core: Encounter
- Veneer: Elastin 8.0 Supreme
- Surface: 800, 800 Abranet, 1500, 1500 Abranet Soft
- A few tiny pit holes in the cover stock of the ball are normal
- RG: 2.50
- Diff: .052
- Reaction: Mega Hook
- Recommended Lane Condition: Heavy Oil
- Description:
Elastin 8.0 Supreme (Hybrid) - The Elastin breakthrough technology has been taken to new levels for the Wicked Encounter. An entirely new chemical additive has been used in order to create more friction in the front of the lane while helping the Wicked Encounter stronger motion through back part of the lane, even on heavier oil conditions.
Encounter Core - The Encounter core is the same dynamic core found in the original Encounter and Dark Encounter. Bowlers have come to love the Encounter core for the performance it provides through strong and versatile performance characteristics.
What To Expect - The new Elastin coverstock provides a new motion characteristic for this category that Columbia 300 fans have been asking for… more overall hook! Once again, the Elastin cover along with the Encounter core are a great combination for strong hook and wicked strikes!
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Balls with Same Hook Potential, Lane Conditions and Coverstock as the Columbia Wicked Encounter:
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Last Sale Price: $92.99
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Product Info
Product Reviews
Product Info / Features
Columbia Wicked Encounter
SKU: COL297441661
Brand: Columbia
Category: Bowling Balls

Description: Columbia 300's Wicked Encounter continues the Encounter line and improves on the overall hook. The new Elastin 8.0 Supreme coverstock was developed to create more friction on the front of the lane while helping the Wicked Encounter have a stronger motion through the back part, even on heavier oils! The Encounter core is the same dynamic core found in the original Encounter and Dark Encounter. The new coverstock combines to create a new reaction the Encounter fans have been asking for, producing the most overall hook in the series! Get wicked strikes with the new Columbia 300 Wicked Encounter! HIGH PERFORMANCE BALL
FEATURES: - Color: Orange/Black/Silver All colors do vary somewhat from the picture shown.
- Core: Encounter
- Veneer: Elastin 8.0 Supreme
- Surface: 800, 800 Abranet, 1500, 1500 Abranet Soft
- A few tiny pit holes in the cover stock of the ball are normal
- RG: 2.50
- Diff: .052
- Reaction: Mega Hook
- Recommended Lane Condition: Heavy Oil
- Description:
Elastin 8.0 Supreme (Hybrid) - The Elastin breakthrough technology has been taken to new levels for the Wicked Encounter. An entirely new chemical additive has been used in order to create more friction in the front of the lane while helping the Wicked Encounter stronger motion through back part of the lane, even on heavier oil conditions.
Encounter Core - The Encounter core is the same dynamic core found in the original Encounter and Dark Encounter. Bowlers have come to love the Encounter core for the performance it provides through strong and versatile performance characteristics.
What To Expect - The new Elastin coverstock provides a new motion characteristic for this category that Columbia 300 fans have been asking for… more overall hook! Once again, the Elastin cover along with the Encounter core are a great combination for strong hook and wicked strikes!
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