Originally Posted by jrawk
yes torque is a force, but torque is being discussed in this thread as power/muscle. Which it shouldn't be. More power does not create more spin. Maximizing the rotational force is not achieved through power torquing.
Torque is a word that means a specific thing. Whatever you think it refers to, it still means a force which causes rotation. In disc golf, torque is a good thing if you can apply in on the same axis as your throw. You're trying to apply other definitions to that word.