Thread: [Vibram] Vibram Disc Golf Thread
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Old 01-22-2013, 12:12 AM
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Originally Posted by Ogroat View Post

When I was throwing it, I found it to be far less stable and predictable than I would have originally guessed. When I sort of 'lobbed' the disc, it would have a stable flight but when I started cranking on it the disc was less predictable. Aside from my form, which could use quite a bit of work, might some property of the disc be causing this? The only two things I could think of are the softness/springiness of the disc was causing it to deform as I put some speed on it or the grippiness of the x-link was causing problems. My buzzz flies dead straight, but is a much stiffer disc.
The Obex is predictable for me, but I have found that I have to give it a hyzer release if I really want to crank on it. That gives me a straight flight of about 275', with a good, sharp, reliable fade.