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Old 11-12-2017, 11:08 AM
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I'm waiting for the Paul would win more if he only threw MVP forehand discussion to restart.

Let's see if I can make everyone annoyed. Inconsistencies across batches and between plastics and even dyes means pretty much that any given manufacture can put out almost any kind of disc, if they have a fairly wide range of products. The discs Paul uses are lovingly selected and don't fly a whole lot like disks of a similar name. This is why The pros trade and gift discs. One finds a woohoo discs and shares the love.

The notion that InnoCraft Is better than Latbram is silly. You'd never get to the bottom of such an arguement. I will note an exception. It may be possible that either MVP or Vibram is more consistent, due to their unique products, overmold and rubbers. I say this cause I've not used enough of either to judge.
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Old 11-12-2017, 12:06 PM
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I will note an exception. It may be possible that either MVP or Vibram is more consistent, due to their unique products, overmold and rubbers. I say this cause I've not used enough of either to judge.
...or inconsistent as the case may be.
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Old 11-12-2017, 01:04 PM
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Austin Turner to Innova I could see. He tours with Jerm and after this past season, he deserves to be paid! Fingers crossed
Zero chance with all he’s gotten from Discraft and he has a lot of loyalty with them

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Old 11-12-2017, 03:14 PM
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... It may be possible that either MVP or Vibram is more consistent, due to their unique products, overmold and rubbers. I say this cause I've not used enough of either to judge.
In my experience, there is some inconsistency in molding by both MVP and Vibram. The two companies appear to have less of a problem with inconsistency, though I've yet to have thrown enough discs from them to claim to have a solid grasp on the issue.

I like those two brands for reasons other than any supposedly greater consistency in molding. I've thrown a great many discs from other companies over the years, and inconsistency in any given mold never stopped me from throwing that model--I just bought another if a new one didn't fly right.

And this is thread drift...we now return you to your normal thread topic....

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Old 11-12-2017, 03:32 PM
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As mvp's production has gone up, their consistency has dropped some. Their higher speed discs also seem to be more inconsistent than the lower speed classes but I think that is true for most discs.
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Old 11-12-2017, 06:22 PM
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As mvp's production has gone up, their consistency has dropped some. Their higher speed discs also seem to be more inconsistent than the lower speed classes but I think that is true for most discs.
Yep. I've got three Waves that are not consistent at all. Not complaining, just observing and confirming...
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Old 11-13-2017, 01:00 PM
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I wouldn't be surprised to see Austin Turner jump ship to Innova. He and Jerm seem to be pretty close and tour together. He's so young that I would bet Innova will make a move to secure him for the future.
He just signed with the Discraft elite team during 2017. I imagine that puts him under a contract for at least a couple years
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Old 11-13-2017, 01:25 PM
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I wouldn't be surprised to see Austin Turner jump ship to Innova. He and Jerm seem to be pretty close and tour together. He's so young that I would bet Innova will make a move to secure him for the future.
Jerm is also very close with Uli, and when Jerm left Prodigy, Uli didn't.

I would say there is less than a 10% chance Austin leaves Discraft.
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Old 11-13-2017, 01:26 PM
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Yes and yes.

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Old 11-13-2017, 01:46 PM
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