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Old 04-16-2014, 08:33 PM
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Also of note, did everyone know that first editions fly better?
My favorite part as well.
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Old 04-16-2014, 08:50 PM
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they should just make evvvvverything first runs.. Why even bother running the mold a 2nd time?
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Old 04-16-2014, 10:12 PM
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It's always good to hear that stolen discs got back to where they belong.
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Old 04-16-2014, 11:53 PM
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Where did you see these? I'd be really curious to get my hands on a metal golf disc.

And I agree, the sound of a stone golf disc is intriguing. I picture a couple cavemen throwing towards the wooly mammoth across the tundra.
A buddy of mine works in a high end machine shop. Occasionally he gets bored and whips out things like metal frisbees. The steel proto I saw ran around 12 lbs, it never made it into a production run. He's probably still got thing laying around somewhere.
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Old 04-22-2014, 11:01 PM
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A buddy of mine works in a high end machine shop. Occasionally he gets bored and whips out things like metal frisbees. The steel proto I saw ran around 12 lbs, it never made it into a production run. He's probably still got thing laying around somewhere.
Ya, I would imagine a steel one would bey waaay heavy. However, I think you could make an aluminum one fairly close to actual weight. I imagine the grip would suck tho (if you actually wanted to try throwing it).
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Old 04-22-2014, 11:28 PM
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JUSTICE!

Guess that answers my question.
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