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Old 09-21-2018, 11:21 AM
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Innova seriously needs to bring back estar. I on have experience with Teebirds in that plastic, but its magical.
How does star work better for you? Distance? Stability?
Star seems to be a tiny bit more predictable than G*. I also think Star is a little longer. I like the plastic better, so maybe it's an overall comfort thing for me.
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Old 09-21-2018, 03:43 PM
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How are the different plastics flying for people?
I have a 166 champ glow that seems to be working its way into my bag. I can get a nice flex out of it with a flat release, or add some hyser if I need it to get left. Its in a great spot for my arm speed. I wouldnt mind a back up at some point, and also a slightly more stable one. Maybe a max weight champ glow?
Is it plastic or wind height that seems to dictate the stability?
Do people find star or gstar longer? Similar stability?
The Tern is one of those discs (along with the Boss) that has different flight numbers for the Champion discs vs. the other plastics. The Champ Tern's turn and fade is -2,2; while the Star is -3,2 (and older discs may say -4,2).

My Star Terns have always been less overstable than my two Champ Terns, and usually give me better distance (and that's with one of my Champ Terns being 157g).

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Old 09-21-2018, 03:46 PM
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Innova seriously needs to bring back estar.
Yes, please.
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Old 09-21-2018, 08:05 PM
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Innova seriously needs to bring back estar. I on have experience with Teebirds in that plastic, but its magical.
How does star work better for you? Distance? Stability?
E* TBs are magical, E*DS was the Tern or Shryke before they existed, E*ThBs would be amazing, as would E* Shrykes. Too bad "everyone" wants these ugly Swirly Star. Just give me color glow Star and bring back E*. I wish I had an E*Tern, something tells me I would've loved one.

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Old 09-21-2018, 08:12 PM
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Innova seriously needs to bring back estar. I on have experience with Teebirds in that plastic, but its magical.
How does star work better for you? Distance? Stability?
By far my favorite Tern. Eco Star is also my favorite TeeBird. And Destroyer.

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Old 09-21-2018, 09:36 PM
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E* TBs are magical, E*DS was the Tern or Shryke before they existed, E*ThBs would be amazing, as would E* Shrykes. Too bad "everyone" wants these ugly Swirly Star. Just give me color glow Star and bring back E*. I wish I had an E*Tern, something tells me I would've loved one.
Totally agree, and I'll add the EStar Archon to the list of molds that are great in EStar. Nowadays I'm using Pro plastic, which isn't a totally bad substitute. But yes, bring EStar back...
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Old 09-22-2018, 07:22 PM
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Totally agree, and I'll add the EStar Archon to the list of molds that are great in EStar. Nowadays I'm using Pro plastic, which isn't a totally bad substitute. But yes, bring EStar back...
I agree, the Pro they make now is pretty good plastic, like a lesser Star, but not that bad.

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Old 09-26-2018, 01:22 AM
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How are the different plastics flying for people?
I have a 166 champ glow that seems to be working its way into my bag. I can get a nice flex out of it with a flat release, or add some hyser if I need it to get left. Its in a great spot for my arm speed. I wouldnt mind a back up at some point, and also a slightly more stable one. Maybe a max weight champ glow?
Is it plastic or wind height that seems to dictate the stability?
Do people find star or gstar longer? Similar stability?
Glow Tern for me seemed a little beefier and less glidey than star or regular champion. Good disc for bigger arms. I was still able to get it over 400' easily. Just didn't have the huge flex glide that most other Terns do.

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Old 09-26-2018, 11:06 AM
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Glow Tern for me seemed a little beefier and less glidey than star or regular champion. Good disc for bigger arms. I was still able to get it over 400' easily. Just didn't have the huge flex glide that most other Terns do.
Thanks!
I have a 167 star on the way, Im curious to see how it flies for me. Im hoping it will flip up for me a little easier without getting too touchy.

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Old 09-26-2018, 02:11 PM
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The Tern is one of those discs (along with the Boss) that has different flight numbers for the Champion discs vs. the other plastics. The Champ Tern's turn and fade is -2,2; while the Star is -3,2 (and older discs may say -4,2).

My Star Terns have always been less overstable than my two Champ Terns, and usually give me better distance (and that's with one of my Champ Terns being 157g).
My experience exactly. It seems to be a good disc to help eliminate nose up throws as well. They are very apparent when they happen.

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