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Forum: Discs 04-14-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By Goon13
I started out throwing Pro Katanas. Once they...

I started out throwing Pro Katanas. Once they broke in they were my go to driver, but they would quickly transition to flippy - not a long window for use. Tried a Star - held it's flight numbers...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-06-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,560
Posted By Goon13
I like to compare the accuracy it takes to hit...

I like to compare the accuracy it takes to hit the chains vs the accuracies it takes to be successful in other sports.

An easy comparison is to look at the angle accuracy it takes to hit a target...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-28-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 7,287
Posted By Goon13
Another Wedgie

Snow is melting - tee pads were clear - perfect day for a quick round at Kenneth Rosland in Edina, MN. Hole 3 - short downhill. Had the perfect line - just a couple inches low. Sad thing was...
Forum: Discs 03-10-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,043
Posted By Goon13
I have been experimenting with various air /...

I have been experimenting with various air / blizzard discs since they have come out in the market.

I currently use a 159g air bolt as my tailwind / understable driver. But it is a little touchy...
Forum: Discs 03-02-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 615
Posted By Goon13
Hope this picture turns out. The Blue Core is...

Hope this picture turns out. The Blue Core is my original gold line that I love. You can see that the top surface is not a smooth continuous surface - there is a small dome in center that has a...
Forum: Discs 03-02-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 777
Posted By Goon13
I have a Suspect, Truth, and Fugitive - all in...

I have a Suspect, Truth, and Fugitive - all in Lucid.

Suspect is definitely the shortest and most stable - has the best ability to handle headwinds and power and will have the most fade at the...
Forum: Discs 03-02-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 615
Posted By Goon13
I first fell in love with the Core in 2009. I...

I first fell in love with the Core in 2009. I bought an Opto Sparkle and it quickly replaced my Buzzz. I bought a few "first run" Gold Lines and they flew nearly identical. I found a CE QMS...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-28-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 5,439
Posted By Goon13
Tried to throw today. Attached are images...

Tried to throw today. Attached are images showing the current snow conditions at Bandimere Park in Chanhassen, MN. Snow deep enough to touch chains and prevent disc from dropping into basket. ...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-17-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,545
Posted By Goon13
I played that course on my visit to LA last year....

I played that course on my visit to LA last year. I was on travel and playing alone. There were NO other disc golfers on the course. Went through three times and NEVER played more than five...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-01-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 4,297
Posted By Goon13
Has anybody played these tonal targets with...

Has anybody played these tonal targets with chains? I saw these in Wisconsin when visiting my daughter at Madison. They were south of Madison at Hidden Valley RV park. Made the target a little...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-29-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 5,439
Posted By Goon13
Temps were above zero for the first time in days...

Temps were above zero for the first time in days - thought I might try and throw at Bandimere. Drifts of snow were basket deep. Hard crusted snow that would support your weight 90% of the time,...
Forum: Discs 01-05-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,434
Posted By Goon13
Fallen Warrior

Too deep of snow to use my main bag so I broke out the expendable "snow" discs. Sure Grip Warrior hit a tree at Brekke and cracked, only 1/4 way across the diameter of the disc. Was a little...
Forum: Discs 12-31-2013, 05:06 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,793
Posted By Goon13
Around $600 for new discs (I work within a mile...

Around $600 for new discs (I work within a mile of GGGT)

$300 for gas to hit new courses around MN, IA, and WI.

$150 for medical - got posion ivy on my shin playing a new course in Lent...
Forum: Discs 12-25-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 11,520
Posted By Goon13
FLX Nuke SS - love FLX plastic for cold temps and...

FLX Nuke SS - love FLX plastic for cold temps and the Elite-Z Nuke SS was good for my power. Have an Avenger SS and Surge SS in FLX, use them both in the winter months. Nuke SS was overstable...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-20-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 5,439
Posted By Goon13
Fallen Warrior

Played yesterday at Brekke in 15 deg temp with couple inches of new powdery snow on the ground. Not everybody survived...... Sure Grip Warrior was defeated by rogue tree......
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-14-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 5,439
Posted By Goon13
Snow in Twin Cities

Played twice this week. Bandimere & Moir Park. Six to eight inches of snow on ground. Had to keep a close eye on disc - buried two that took me a little while to find. Love the cone baskets...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 12-05-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,329
Posted By Goon13
So many good signature holes in MN. Don't want...

So many good signature holes in MN. Don't want to re-mention the obvious holes already identified earlier, instead I'll highlight some holes that people may not have played yet.

If you like...
Forum: Discs 12-04-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 829
Posted By Goon13
I play year round in Minnesota. December...

I play year round in Minnesota. December through March I fight with cold and wet discs. I will carry a few towels in warmer months. But lately I have been wearing a mechanics cold weather glove...
Forum: Discs 12-04-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By Goon13
I have 163 g TNY King and 169g Star Tern. ...

I have 163 g TNY King and 169g Star Tern.

King may be slightly less stable, but it's probably due to weight difference. Both are rather straight with consistent fade. Both don't like...
Forum: Discs 12-04-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 454
Posted By Goon13
I have 141g Blizzard Wraith and 169g Star Tern. ...

I have 141g Blizzard Wraith and 169g Star Tern. Have similar max distance as you do.

Blizzard Wraith will have more distance - 20 ft or so. But I have trouble with consistent release with the...
Forum: Discs 10-31-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By Goon13
I didn't think they flew alike. Mako3 was...

I didn't think they flew alike.

Mako3 was the least stable. RHBH throw would have a nice turn with little fade. You could hold an annie line nicely. HF to straight for tunnels. It currently...
Forum: Discs 10-15-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,863
Posted By Goon13
I got a 172g from GGGT in the used rack. It is...

I got a 172g from GGGT in the used rack. It is a really interesting disc. Until you reach it's design speed it'll simply fade hard. But once you get to that speed you can definitely get it to...
Forum: Discs 10-07-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,424
Posted By Goon13
Quest had some interesting ideas. I remember...

Quest had some interesting ideas.

I remember the Scream DT. They basically added a crosshatch pattern on bottom of flight wing. When you threw it you could hear the sound of the air on that...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-25-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 79
Poll: Shortest Ace
Views: 3,085
Posted By Goon13
Agreed - an ace on a 50 foot hole has the same...

Agreed - an ace on a 50 foot hole has the same feeling of accomplishment as an ace in miniature golf...... I don't count it in my ace totals, but the question was shortest ace and technically it was...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-25-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 79
Poll: Shortest Ace
Views: 3,085
Posted By Goon13
50 feet - Hole #6 @ Murray Lodge in Oklahoma. ...

50 feet - Hole #6 @ Murray Lodge in Oklahoma. Stopped by with kids on road trip to stretch legs and let the kids see the old style "cone" targets.

And no I am not Levi......nor is he one of...
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