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Motiv Fatal Venom

 3 Reviews
  • Provides a deadly combination of length with an angular strike
  • Stable ball motion with massive energy retention
  • Clean and moderately angular motion that is ideal for scoring on drier lanes
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Motiv Fatal Venom

The Motiv Fatal Venom mid-performance bowling ball offers a lethal pairing of length and angular strike. The combination of the Infusion Pearl Reactive coverstock and Gear core is best matched on light to medium oil conditions. The Gear core provides a low RG and low differential which results in an extra fast spin motion with little track flare resulting in a stable ball motion and big energy retention. The pearl reactive version of the Infusion cover is what provides awesome length and angularity. This bowling ball offers a clean and fairly angular ball motion that is perfect for drier lanes.

  • Color: Neon Green/Clam Shell Pearl with a Black Pearl Neomark
    All colors do vary somewhat from the picture shown
  • Core: Gear
  • Coverstock: Infusion Pearl Reactive
  • Finish: 5500 Grit LSP
  • RG: 2.48 (15# ball)
  • Differential: 0.034 (15# ball)
  • Hook Potential: Medium
  • Length: Late
  • Recommended Lane Condition: Light-Medium Oil
  • A few tiny pit holes in the cover stock of the ball are normal
  • SKU: TLMTVBVMFTL
  • Product ID: 13059
  • Brand: Motiv
  • Category: Bowling Balls
  • Ball Performance: Mid Performance Balls

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12/11/2020
By Drew from Greenville, SC
5/5 Stars
Bottom Line:

Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Fatal Venom

The layout I used on my Fatal Venom was 60x5x30. I have thrown this ball a ton since it arrived in the mail. When the lanes hook this ball is in play! I can throw this ball on a range of pattern lengths, sport/house shots. When comparing this ball to others in the line, for me, it provides the same amount of hook as the Venom Shock, however it is a little longer and quicker off the friction. Comparing to the Supra, the Fatal Venom is earlier than the Supra and it is also more ball overall. I have had a lot of people asking what the difference is to the Venom Shock Pearl. From what I have gathered, the Fatal Venom is about 3-4 boards stronger and provides a sharper, more angular response. I would suggest having one of these in your bag, especially when the lanes are going through transition. Also, the color combo is nice too!
Drew Crain
Motiv Staff

11/27/2020
By Nick from Augusta Ga
5/5 Stars
Bottom Line:

Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Venom strikes again

Fatal Venom steps into the Venom line of balls like it owns the house. It is so clean in the fronts and then comes roaring back like a champ. On mid to dry lanes this ball let's you move deeper and get the ball down lane and know that it will turn the corner with power. This is a ball for every bowler out there.
Thanks
Nick Doggette
Motiv staff

11/24/2020
By Enrique Colina from Moore, Oklahoma
5/5 Stars
Pros:

Attractive

Best Uses:

Local Bowling Alley, Tournaments

Bottom Line:

Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Fatal Venom

Anyone that loves the Original Venom Shock will definitely LOVE the Fatal Venom. The GEAR core with the combination of the new INFUSION Pearl Reactive cover is a successful hit!
As a tweener, this ball has provided me with better length and ball for later on in the tournament block and especially light-medium oil House Shots.
The finish of the ball Out the Box provided me A LOT of angular bite initially, and a little break point. However, after manipulating the cover stock with 500, 1500, 3000 grit surface pads I was able to tame the angular motion down and still keep the drive through the pocket.

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Question:

Release date

10/20/2020 - By

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The release date is December 4th

10/21/2020 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Question:

how does ball compare with motiv carbon

10/22/2020 - By

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The Octane Carbon is listed as an upper mid performance ball versus the Fatal Venom which is a mid performance so this ball may not have as strong of a hook potential but they do have very similar length and sharp backend.

10/29/2020 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Question:

Does the 12 lb ball have the same core as a 14lb ball?

11/2/2020 - By

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The Motiv line will keep the same weight block down into the 12lb weights so they will have the same weight block.

11/4/2020 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Question:

its symetrical correct ? and please compare this to Phaze III .. THANKS

11/11/2020 - By

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Yes, this has a symmetric weight block. The Phaze III is considered an upper mid performance ball while the Fatal Venom is a mid performance so the Phaze III will be a stronger hook reaction. Because of this the Phaze III is more for medium oil only while the Fatal Venom is medium to lighter oil.

11/17/2020 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Question:

Is this ball for medium dry?

11/24/2020 - By

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Yes, this ball will work in medium to dry lane conditions.

11/24/2020 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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Is there a video

12/4/2020 - By

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We do not have a video posted just yet but there is a video posted on the Motiv website already: https://www.motivbowling.com/products/balls/light-medium-oil/fatal-venom.html

12/9/2020 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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How you compare this to venom shock pearl?

12/5/2020 - By

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We do not have a video posted just yet but there is a video posted on the Motiv website already: https://www.motivbowling.com/products/balls/light-medium-oil/fatal-venom.html

12/7/2020 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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How fast should you throw the ball for the ball to work?

1/23/2021 - By

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This ball is designed to hook very late on the lanes so if you have a high ball speed you will also need to have a high rev rate to help this work. This would be a better match for someone who was rev dominant or a slower ball speed because it has excellent length.

1/27/2021 - By Bowling.Com Staff
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