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Old 10-22-2019, 11:07 AM
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I've got an Elite Z 173g Comet that goes in and out of the bag. Some days I really love it and some days I reach for the Polecat instead. I'm starting to wonder if I had a Comet with better grip if I would use it more. That Z plastic is pretty slippery when it gets wet.
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Old 10-22-2019, 06:01 PM
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I've got an Elite Z 173g Comet that goes in and out of the bag. Some days I really love it and some days I reach for the Polecat instead. I'm starting to wonder if I had a Comet with better grip if I would use it more. That Z plastic is pretty slippery when it gets wet.
I didn't like my Z Comet (even though I love the feel of my Z Buzzz), but I really enjoy throwing my ESP Comet, so you may be right.
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Old 10-22-2019, 06:08 PM
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Anyone try artificially beating in an X Comet? I would really like to bag a flippy comet / Z comet / wasp, but my last seasoned comet got picked up by someone that wasn't me.
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Old 10-22-2019, 08:53 PM
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In my finding, Comets don't beat in flippy, they just loose their fade.
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Old 10-22-2019, 10:05 PM
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Look for a flatter X comet, it will start off much more US. Than a domey one.

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Old 10-24-2019, 01:44 PM
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Flat x comets or flat (older run) esp comets have amazing grip, still great glide, just comes more understable out of the box.
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Old 10-25-2019, 01:53 PM
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Currently throwing a beat 175g x comet and want to add a premium to the bag. Looking at a 170g old esp blend or 173-175g '19 MJ esp, what do?
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Old 10-25-2019, 06:04 PM
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Currently throwing a beat 175g x comet and want to add a premium to the bag. Looking at a 170g old esp blend or 173-175g '19 MJ esp, what do?
Buy them both? I mean, that's what I would do.

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Old 10-25-2019, 06:57 PM
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Buy them both? I mean, that's what I would do.
This. Theres even room for all 3 in your bag.

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Old 10-25-2019, 08:48 PM
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I carry three ESP Comet’s to cover almost all of my mid duties. One beat flat esp, one slightly worn mild dome and one ‘19 MJ. I carry a Caiman if the wind starts to really pick up.


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