Overstable is a term that describes the overall flight patterns of golf discs, i.e. where they land compared to their starting point.

* Overstable discs are recommended for players with experience.
* Comparable to a 'Hook' in ball golf.
* Fade opposite the spin (hook) when thrown flat, straight and with average power. Which means...
* RHBH (right hand back hand) throws spin right and fade left (hook). Opposite for lefties, i.e. LHBH (left hand back hand) throws spin left and turn right.
* Fade in proportion to the speed of release. Fast released discs fly rather straight at the beginning of their flight until they lose speed and start to fade off to the left toward the end of their flight, hence ending more left compared to their starting point. Slower released discs won’t fly very far before fading left very quickly (sharp hook).
* The higher the speed of release, the less sharp the fade or hook.
* The more overstable a disc, the greater the tendency to fade opposite the direction of the spin (sharp hook).
* Great choice when you need a disc that finishes hard left, (for RHBH).
* Typically used by strong arm high speed throwers.
* Work well against the wind.
* The more overstable, the greater wind they can handle.
* Work well for skip shots.

These overstable distance drivers can be sorted by Model (which is really Manufacturer), Price or Plastic to arrange them in groups that may help your search. Play around with it.

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Innova Monster - Champion

The Innova Champion Monster is a distance driver that is very overstable. A very overstable, wind-beating distance driver designed for pro level players with above average power. It is made for people who can turn over other …

Innova Starfire - Champion

The Innova Champion Starfire is a fast dependable maximum distance driver that is slightly overstable (more so than the SL - see below). It has a long straight flight, amazing glide, a good bit of fade and great control. Grea…

Innova Starfire - Champion Dyed

The Innova Champion Dyed Starfire is a fast dependable maximum distance driver that is slightly overstable (more so than the SL - see below). It has a long straight flight, amazing glide, a good bit of fade and great control.…

Innova Thunderbird - Champion

The Innova Champion Thunderbird is a distance driver that is slightly overstable. It comes from strong bloodlines - the stability of a TeeBird, the speed of a Valkyrie and described as a seasoned Firebird with less fade. The …

Innova Thunderbird - Champion

The Innova Thunderbird is a distance driver that is slightly overstable. It comes from strong bloodlines - the stability of a TeeBird, the speed of a Valkyrie and described as a seasoned Firebird with less fade. The Thunderbi…

Innova Wraith - Champion

The Innova Champion Wraith is a slightly overstable distance driver. It is a stable flyer that performs predictably well in the wind with speed, glide and accuracy. Performs remarkably well at full speed and less than full sp…

Innova Wraith - Blizzard Champion

The Innova Blizzard Champion Wraith is a slightly overstable distance driver. It is a stable flyer that performs predictably well in the wind with speed, glide and accuracy. Performs remarkably well at full speed and less tha…

Innova Wraith - Champion Dyed

The Innova Champion Dyed Wraith is a slightly overstable distance driver. It is a stable flyer that performs predictably well in the wind with speed, glide and accuracy. Performs remarkably well at full speed and less than fu…

Innova XCaliber - Champion

The Innova Champion XCaliber is a very fast stable to overstable long distance driver. It flies extremely fast with glide and stability. The XCaliber achieves maximum distance when thrown low, flat, and hard. The XCaliber has…

Discraft Avenger - Pro D

The Discraft Pro-D Avenger is a maximum distance driver with stability ratings of 1.6 to 1.8 (moderately overstable). It can be used by ametuers and pros alike. It can hold a line in the wind. You can throw it anhyzer and it …

Discraft Avenger SS - Pro D

The Discraft Pro D Avenger SS is a maximum distance driver with a Stability of 0.5 (slightly overstable). Discraft took the best aspects of the Avenger, its speed and glide, and flatted the edge. The result is a golf disc tha…

Discraft Crush - Pro D

The Discraft Pro-D Crush is an overstable maximum distance driver with a stability of 1.8 (moderately to extremely overstable). It has a wide rim and flat top that delivers superior distance off the tee in almost all wind con…

Discraft Force - Pro D

The Discraft Pro-D Force is a fast and sleek maximum distance driver with a stability rating of 2.0 (extremely overstable). It's wide rim, sleek profile and jaw-dropping glide provide a new level of distance potential. It's D…

Discraft Nuke - Pro D

The Discraft Pro-D NUKE is a maximum distance driver with a stability rating of 1.6, moderately overstable. This high performance disc is a game changer! The wide, heavy rim and refined aerodynamic engineering give the NUKE a…

Discraft Surge - Pro D

The Discraft Surge is a maximum distance driver with stability ratings of 0.5 to 1.7 (slightly to moderately overstable). Whether you’re throwing downwind or into a moderate headwind, the Surge delivers maximum distance while…

Innova Banshee - DX

The Innova Banshee - DX is a fairway driver that is overstable. Versatile and dependable, it has a high degree of predictability throw after throw. Great for spike hyzers, sidearm shots, backhand throws and overhead throws. A…

Innova Boss - DX

The Innova Boss - DX is a distance driver that is overstable. Innova's first Speed 13 driver was designed for maximum distance off the tee. It is fast and can handle full power throws and moderate headwinds. Advanced players …

Innova Destroyer - DX

The Innova DX Destroyer is a distance driver that is stable to overstable. It is a very fast golf disc with significant glide. Faster than the Wraith and with a little more high and low speed stability. Can handle headwinds a…

Innova Firebird - DX

The Innova DX Firebird is a distance driver that is overstable. It is one of Innova's most popular upwind drivers that works well into a headwind. The Firebird’s combination of superior speed and stability make it possible to…

Innova Starfire - DX

The Innova DX Starfire is a fast dependable maximum distance driver that is slightly overstable (more so than the SL - see below). It has a long straight flight, amazing glide, a good bit of fade and great control. Great into…

Innova Wraith - DX

The Innova DX Wraith is a slightly overstable distance driver. It is a stable flyer that performs predictably well in the wind with speed, glide and accuracy. Performs remarkably well at full speed and less than full speed. I…

Discraft Zombee - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z Zombee is a utility driver with a stability rating of 1.0, making it easy to throw and control for a majority of disc golfers. It is a great mix of the Buzzz and Stalker. Like it's namesake, the Zombee is…

Discraft Avenger - ESP

The Discraft ESP Avenger is a maximum distance driver with stability ratings of 1.6 to 1.8 (moderately overstable). It can be used by amatuers and pros alike. It can hold a line in the wind. You can throw it anhyzer and it wi…

Discraft Avenger SS - ESP

The Discraft Elite ESP Avenger SS is a maximum distance driver with a Stability of 0.5 (slightly overstable). Discraft took the best aspects of the Avenger, its speed and glide, and flatted the edge. The result is a golf disc…

Discraft Crank - ESP

The Discraft ESP Crank is a maximum distance driver with a stability rating of 1.3 (moderately overstable). The results of months of research, the Crank is wicked fast yet incredibly controllable and suitable for most skill l…