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View Poll Results: Why do you buy new discs
Trying to fill a hole in my bag with a new mold 28 35.44%
Buying backups for molds I already throw 50 63.29%
Buying molds I already throw in a different plastic 22 27.85%
I just like to try new discs and see how they fly 38 48.10%
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Old 11-24-2020, 12:57 PM
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Because I’m a sucker for cool stamps and sweet runs of plastic.
If the manufacturers would quit making good looking discs it would be easier for me to quit buying.
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Old 11-24-2020, 01:00 PM
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I've bought less discs since I bought a Golden Retriever. Now I can pull a couple of random discs pretty much when I want and can see how those fly. And the unclaimed ones are starting to stack up.

...but when I do buy, it is usually either to replace a lost disc or just to see how something flies.
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You really need an "All of the above" option. I did vote for the most common reason for me being that I want to try new molds and see how they fly.

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Old 11-24-2020, 01:21 PM
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Are you saying I have a problem? I don't have a problem! Today I bought my last disc. I'll quit tomorrow.

I don't see any problem. Maybe YOU are the one with a problem.
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Old 11-24-2020, 01:22 PM
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Are you saying I have a problem? I don't have a problem! Today I bought my last disc. I'll quit tomorrow.

I don't see any problem. Maybe YOU are the one with a problem.
Good thing about being a procrastinator is you always have something to do tomorrow.

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Old 11-24-2020, 01:28 PM
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Pretty much only backups. Bags been settled for a while. I don’t feel comfortable throwing a disc I only have one of, so I usually buy two or three at a time.
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You really need an "All of the above" option. I did vote for the most common reason for me being that I want to try new molds and see how they fly.

I set the poll so people could select multiples, figured people buy plastic for several reasons.

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“Bag” is a funny way of spelling “soul”

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Old 11-24-2020, 03:04 PM
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started off buying to try out new flights

then for back ups

now i got so many damm back ups and lost/found discs that i have far enough to last my lifetime

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Old 11-24-2020, 03:08 PM
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i dont plan on buying anything soon unless its a random one or two from the mp

i have adapted the "trunk bag" style and just use whatever i have on hand
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