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Old 07-07-2017, 02:07 AM
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Default A2 vs Harp vs Zone - approach disc

What is the difference between these discs?

Will be used most for forehand approaches.

Which is most overstable?

"Best" feel in the hand?
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Old 07-07-2017, 02:30 AM
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You will probably get a lot of different answers.

Here's mine for overstability:

A2>Harp=Zone

Best feel in the hand? A Bt soft Harp with puddle tops. Bt Soft Harps are the best Harps and they retain their stability the longest. Since your want to use it primarily for FH approaches, the Bt Soft will hit and stick. The others are more prone to skip.

The A2 is best for trick FH flex shots but for me its just too OS for me to really figure out and I can't stand the dome.
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Old 07-07-2017, 06:26 AM
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You will probably get a lot of different answers.

Here's mine for overstability:

A2>Harp=Zone

Best feel in the hand? A Bt soft Harp with puddle tops. Bt Soft Harps are the best Harps and they retain their stability the longest. Since your want to use it primarily for FH approaches, the Bt Soft will hit and stick. The others are more prone to skip.

The A2 is best for trick FH flex shots but for me its just too OS for me to really figure out and I can't stand the dome.
VIPs and TPs hold their stability far longer than any baseline Harp like the BT Soft
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Old 07-07-2017, 06:39 AM
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FWIW Inbounds has all three of them listed nearly identical flight pattern. IMHO it's a matter of which feels best in your hand.

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Old 07-07-2017, 07:37 AM
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I've always thrown BT Plastic Harps, I have a stack of about 6 I guess by now, they've become a staple in my upshot game. I have a slammer but haven't tried it yet, but it has more of a putter feel and not that midrange feel I really like with my throwing putters. My BT Harps don't see much tree time, or hard tree hits so they hold their stability pretty well.
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Old 07-07-2017, 08:16 AM
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I'm a fan of the Harp in Tournament Plastic. But like the others have said, between these three discs it comes down to simple personal preference.
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Old 07-07-2017, 09:37 AM
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VIPs and TPs hold their stability far longer than any baseline Harp like the BT Soft
Normally, I would agree on the plastics.

However, I have 3 harps - BT Soft (8/10, puddletop), BT Hard (6/10), and VIP (9/10)

For whatever reason, the BT Soft is much more OS than the other two. It is noticeable.

I did not expect that to be the case based on my past experience with the Trilogy plastics, and I thought maybe it was a fluke.
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I use a VIP Harp for this slot. I've tried a couple of Zones (Z and Ti) and they were OK, but I like the Harp better. I had an A2 for a bit, it did not feel as good in the hand to me. I did not like it at all, and passed it on to someone else to try.

If I was told I had to use a Zone, I would not be too upset, but for now it's the Harp.
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Old 07-07-2017, 10:46 AM
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The zone foorehands a lot better for me. It feels like a driver with the wing cut off, which works for my forehand better.

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Old 07-07-2017, 11:12 AM
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Warning! Here comes the opinion of someone who hasn't thrown all discs mentioned.

With that out of the way, I have only thrown the VIP Harp and I use it for exactly what you are looking for (forehand approaches). It has this magical ability to hyzer in, do a little skip, then roll around typically circling the basket. It is a beautiful sight and I can do it from all kinds of ranges.

I am sure the others may be capable of this as well but I know for sure the Harp is a great choice for this shot.
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