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Old 01-30-2011, 01:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Dave Walters View Post
Thank you. I was beginning to think no one saw that.
They couldn't just swap around the two plastics they use now b/c it wouldn't be very gyroscopic. The overmold plastic is heavier than the champ-like plastic so if you swapped them you'd have a driver with too much weight in the flight plate and not enough in the rims. Drivers are more gyroscopic anyway b/c of their heavy rims, so I don't know how much the overmold technology is really worth it for drivers to begin with.

Now if they developed a grippier, baseline plastic for the flightplate and used the same overmold plastic they might have something but I really have no idea.