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Power Grip (4 fingers under the rim) 54 52.94%
Control Grip (3 fingers under the rim and index finger on rim) 14 13.73%
Fan Grip 22 21.57%
Other 12 11.76%
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Old 12-25-2016, 11:43 AM
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Default Grip When Throwing a Drive With a Putter/Mid

I'm curious to see how other people grip their putters and mids (BH) when they throw them off the tee and to see if maybe there is a grip that really works for me, but is very accurate and powerful. I currently throw my putters and mids with my index finger on the edge of the disc with my other three fingers tucked underneath. I have the accuracy that I want but with my beaded discs (Roc3, Comet, Rhyno, BB Aviar) the grip has a tendency to catch on the underside of my knuckles when I release it which causes inaccurate releases and takes away some of my power.
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Fan grip for me.
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Old 12-25-2016, 12:46 PM
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I have three fingers in and my pinky finger curled but out. Same with drivers
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I can't understand how people can power grip putters and not grip lock them. My main contact/pivot point is between thumb and index finger with the rest just resting on the flight plate.
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I use the "Climo grip" when I throw mids & putters. It's a variation of the fork grip.

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Power grip for any disc that needs to go far, when thrown BH.
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I can't understand how people can power grip putters and not grip lock them. My main contact/pivot point is between thumb and index finger with the rest just resting on the flight plate.

If I'm driving a putter, it is typically my Envy, which doesn't feel like a putter to me. To me, it is much more shallow than most putters. This allows me to power grip it.
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I drive all discs with a power grip. I never got the hang of a fan grip. I can get putters about 350'.
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I have three fingers in and my pinky finger curled but out. Same with drivers
Same here. I get nose angle issues with a four-finger power grip.
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I have long fingers so for me the power grip feels fine even with mids and putters. On the other end of the spectrum I have a friend with really small hands. he generally wont even throw anything beyond an Innova speed 11 and he absolutely rips with putters and mids using a standard putting grip (index finger on the bead as opposed to on the front of the disc like Feldberg likes to teach.)
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