A common question asked among disc golfers is what type of disc golf plastic should you throw? With so many disc golf plastics on the market and with variations between companies, there really is no real simple answer… However, Today on JustDisc, we’ve broken down the different plastics into it’s simplest form, to help you make a more informed decision the next time you buy a disc!
The disc golf plastics for every company can be broken down into 2 plastics categories…Base plastics and Premium plastics. Now there are slight variations in between both types of plastics, but it still boils down to base plastics (TPE polymers) and Premium plastics (TPU Polymers).
Here is a chart that breaks down the base blends and the premium blends for Innova & Discraft
BASE PLASTICS (TPE polymers)
Driver Pro (INNOVA)
KC Pro (INNOVA)
PRO D (DISCRAFT)
PREMIUM PLASTICS (TPU polymers)
Blizzard Champion (INNOVA)
Metal Flake (INNOVA)
Echo Star (INNOVA)
Z LITE (DISCRAFT)