Thread: [Innova] Roadrunner
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Old 07-06-2016, 07:06 PM
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Originally Posted by zmannz1984 View Post
I love the roadrunner and had one in the bag for over 2 years. But then I found the mamba! I know it's a speed faster than your original request, but for me a lighter weight, beat mamba has the same understable flight, flies the same over a wider power range than the roadrunner, and doesn't get moved around by the wind quite as much. The best part is that it powers down better for me. A 50% throw with my roadrunner yields too similar a flight to a leopard, and sometimes has too much fade left at the end. A 50% throw with a mamba is more likely to stay straight or right for the whole flight, like a shorter version of its max power flight.
Big difference I've found on these two discs -- on a big sky anhyzer the RR will turn over, reach maximum height and then glide long and straight to the ground. Whereas my Mamba will flex out and take a hard fade. I bag both discs and enjoy them for different purposes but for that shot they're very different.
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