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Old 07-08-2016, 09:07 AM
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Default Jawbreaker Plastic?

Just saw a post about this on Discraft's FB page. Is this a limited run or a new production blend? I'm hoping this is a more durable plastic then Pro-D or their X-Soft. If so I might have to start putting with Bangers again.
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Old 07-08-2016, 11:09 AM
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Kind of looks like the old APX swirl plastic.
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Old 07-08-2016, 11:33 AM
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Could be there KC Pro/350g type plastic they've been lacking. Maybe a production run of the CT (Crazy Tough) plastic they used for the Ledgestone Challangers with some swirly style.
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Old 07-08-2016, 11:36 AM
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People in the Zone thread have mentioned that it feels like there's rubber in it so I wouldn't hold my breath for a KC blend.
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Old 07-08-2016, 11:41 AM
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CTish would be amazeballs. If you told me I could have a CT Hornet Id have skipped work today to throw it.
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Old 07-08-2016, 11:48 AM
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I may have wrongly assumed CT would be very similar to XT.

I'd throw an XT Hornet all day for sure...

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Old 07-08-2016, 11:55 AM
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Yeah, CT is more like G9i plastic than anything. It doesn't feel as good or as durable as G9i but chunks like it so I'm sure it'll stop chunking after a while like G9i does.

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Old 07-08-2016, 12:15 PM
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Those swirls kinda look like the release agent/speckles in Vibram discs.
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Old 07-08-2016, 12:25 PM
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Those swirls kinda look like the release agent/speckles in Vibram discs.
That's what I was thinking. Someone above says that folks have said it felt rubbery so that would fit in with the vibram-ish plastic as well.

The coloration also looks like some of the really early run star stuff to me. Lately it's been more swirled if anything, but some of the early run star was sort of blotchy like that appears to be.

I like the look of it. "Jawbreaker" is a perfect name for that appearance.
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Old 07-08-2016, 12:54 PM
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I just ordered a couple of each for my store to try them out. Hopefully they'll be here by Tuesday. I believe that it is going to be a normal production run based on the way they put them on their order form. They created a whole new section for Jawbreaker.
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