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Old 06-07-2010, 03:14 PM
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I wrote the PDGA on this exact subject.

Here was the reply.

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Ultimately, it'll come down to a call by the TD. The rule is intended to prevent gross modifications, such as adding or removing a significant amount of material.
Some changes will happen naturally from use, of course. Bending a disc is okay.
Rubbing a disc on the street to remove plastic is in more of a grey area.

-Conrad


----- Original Message ----

> Sent: Tue, September 22, 2009 8:51:42 AM
> Subject: [PDGA] Rules Committee: "Tuning" Discs
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>
> Name: Erich Schaffer
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> Message:
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> Aerobie recommends "tuning" their Epic driver by bending it.
>
> This seems to conflict with 802.01 C: Players may not make
> post-production modification of discs which alter their original flight characteristics.
>
> What is the PDGA's stance on this?
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