Throwing a surge

Golf Discs, Bags, Baskets, Videos, and other Disc Golf Related Equipment

Moderators: Timko, Solty, Frank Delicious, Blake_T, Fritz, Booter

Throwing a surge

Postby TexasOutlaw » Sat Jul 01, 2006 3:04 pm

I need some help, fellas. I see on the board that for many the surge is longer than the avenger. That is just not the case for me, which tells me I haven't learned how to throw this disc.

When I release it, it hyzers hard left. I use it on a hole by the lake by throwing it hard into the lake and letting it hyzer back and hit the basket.

But, it is no where near as long as my pro wraith, dx wraith, or x avengers.

Any help would be appreciated.
TexasOutlaw
1000 Rated Poster
 
Posts: 1291
Joined: Tue Dec 06, 2005 12:45 pm
Location: south Texas

Postby Solty » Sat Jul 01, 2006 5:27 pm

i recently started playing/testing the surge...for me...its high speed understable...then dives left near the end...

...try throwing and keeping the nose down...also...i think snap is very important with this disc..
Image
Solty
Site Admin - Behind The Scenes
User avatar
 
Posts: 3455
Joined: Tue Nov 01, 2005 6:21 pm
Location: NE PA
Favorite Disc: Rancho Roc

Postby victorb » Sun Jul 02, 2006 7:53 am

I have thrown the surge for a lot of max distance drives.

Under good conditions, Throw it on a distance anny route. It has enough high speed turn to hold the turn for a decent portion of its flight, but is low speed stable enough to still flex out. Give it about 20' of air at its apex and watch it soar!
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it. -Lou Holtz -

*Trespass*PD*Predator*FD*Mace*Comet*Gator*Summit*Judge*
victorb
1000 Rated Poster
User avatar
 
Posts: 1838
Joined: Tue Jun 20, 2006 11:48 am
Location: Columbia, MO
Favorite Disc: Comet

Postby Thatdirtykid » Sun Jul 02, 2006 12:50 pm

I know my X avengers very well, and a surge ok (dont throw one, but had one and I tested it alot) the surge was longer on a line drive shot, but w/ the opprotunity to give the avenger some height and they were the same. In the end, I didnt see the surge having the potential to be as accurate so bye bye.

dx wraith and pro wraith should be longer than the surge.
Z Pred-ESP Cyclone-Z Force-Z Aftershock-Z Comet-Ion-Pro Rhyno
Thatdirtykid
Disc Whore
User avatar
 
Posts: 3673
Joined: Fri Dec 23, 2005 12:35 am
Location: Longmont Co
Favorite Disc: z pred


Return to Equipment

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Exabot [Bot] and 5 guests