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Old 02-09-2014, 10:22 PM
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Comet. Effortless distance and dead straight if thrown proper.

Also, my new McPro Roc3's are very, very straight flyers.
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Old 02-09-2014, 10:49 PM
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At 200 ish ft of distance, you will be super happy with a mako III. You may find a z comet under 170 g pretty user friendly also. Comet in x is good , but will beat into a turnover quickly. All assuming a level pull on the disc. Both discs are very forgiving around 200, mako may have a touch more fade. I still carry my mako III, but have to put a little hyzer flip on it now. It will flip up to a270 ft lazer when thrown fast n low.
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Old 02-09-2014, 11:16 PM
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Another vote for the comet. I pair mine with a beat wizard for shorter shots so I won't keep gliding past the basket.
First round I threw a comet I was skeptical but kept using it and now I am loving it especially for the dead straight shots with little room to work (ie BRP hole 4).

Just find a disc you find comfortable and keep using it and cycle if need be.
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Old 03-01-2014, 10:09 AM
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My fairly beat eclipse axis tears up middle creek.

i tend to play with about 5 discs there.

beat rhyno
axis eclipse
leopard star
S-olf
predator esp

this is the meat and potatoes of my bag.

the thing i really like about MC is the fact that it forces you to make a nice shot. i have even parked #10 with a leopard. it was a beaut.


im going to agree with the "find a disc you like and keep using it" motto. there is no magic disc, and somedays you're just not on. i have a whole tub of discs, and have whittled my bag down to 14. master that midrange you like, and buy a few of it and you're good to go.

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Old 03-01-2014, 11:00 AM
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The only way you will get a straight shot is if you adjust an understable mids release angle depending on your power level. I recceomend and 170g tp tursas. Very smooth turn from a slight hyzer at full power. At less power it's laser straight with great glide release it more at a hyzer as you increase power. It's one of the most fun mids i have ever thrown
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Old 03-01-2014, 11:47 AM
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A beat in Pro Roc is the closest thing I've thrown to what you are describing.
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Old 03-01-2014, 12:48 PM
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Fugitive is the straightest midrange I've thrown.
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Old 03-01-2014, 12:49 PM
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Mako or Legacy Gauge sounds like what you are looking for. for the shot you are talking about I also use a Champ Valk and throw it flat, low and straight.
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Old 03-02-2014, 10:34 AM
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Flying Squirrel from ABC with your power that thing will work wonders. Power it down as much as you want it will finish straight on a flat release. Then when your power increases it will become a hyzer flip machine that glides for days. I seriously can't say enough good things about this disc.
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Old 03-02-2014, 11:57 AM
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I use a beat pro pig for this shot but a mako3 would be my recommendation for you
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