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#25140 - 02/27/03 01:25 AM thumb hole...too big?
JLochner Offline
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i just bought my first ball and had the Pro Shop measure and drill my ball. after they finished, they had me slide my fingers in and out...the thumb seemed small so the made it larger.

but i think it might be too big?

i can feel a callous forming on the inside/bottom portion of my thumb. and i read somewhere that you should be able to lift the ball with out squeezing...well, i don't understand how one could possibly pick up the ball without squeezing unless you glued the ball to your finger!

i also read that the thumb should be straight, and even to have the nail pressing up against the surface in the hole. well, again, i don't understand how you could possibly pick up the ball like that!

how do you know if the thumb hole is too big?

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thumb hole...too big? JLochner 02/27/03 01:25 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Bowlerski 02/27/03 01:41 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? JLochner 02/27/03 01:50 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Big Game 02/27/03 07:20 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? wansum 02/27/03 08:42 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? JLochner 02/28/03 12:06 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Coachrich 02/28/03 07:02 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Bowlerski 02/28/03 07:34 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? JLochner 02/28/03 08:10 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Bowlerski 02/28/03 08:22 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Coachrich 03/03/03 06:08 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? DTB300 03/03/03 11:51 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Atochabsh 03/24/03 11:20 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Coach04 04/28/04 11:47 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Dizzy 05/08/04 04:52 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Smash49 08/09/04 09:48 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? BowlerFreak 08/10/04 03:17 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Smash49 08/10/04 10:03 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Darryl Gore 12/23/04 11:40 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Bipolar Bowler 01/23/05 02:54 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? CCbowler05 03/01/05 07:19 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Micky James 03/02/05 09:29 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? 802dave 03/02/05 12:49 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? budvangogh 04/05/05 05:34 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Rikki MC 04/05/05 04:06 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Buck Rabbit 04/05/05 04:27 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Headshot 04/06/05 12:40 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Buck Rabbit 04/06/05 03:31 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Headshot 04/06/05 06:41 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Rikki MC 04/07/05 11:05 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? SDBowler 04/12/05 05:47 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? split happens 05/19/05 01:45 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Pedro Quintana 05/22/05 01:07 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? VBPbowler 05/29/05 05:06 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Tim Gerard 10/12/05 02:19 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? UncaToddly 11/27/05 01:29 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? aces 01/15/06 11:36 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Nigel91 02/25/06 09:04 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Just call me Al 02/26/06 01:08 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Kevin Lawrence 02/28/06 07:11 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? joel 03/29/06 05:50 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Toddfather 04/11/06 04:03 AM
Re: thumb hole...too big? ExBronxiteBowler 04/24/06 05:51 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? Artdoc60 06/27/06 03:57 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? cschilling 08/07/06 01:09 PM
Re: thumb hole...too big? sawmill 08/07/06 03:15 PM
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