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 Firebird - Star

The Innova Star 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 …

Innova Destroyer - Echo Star

The Innova Star 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…

Innova Destroyer - Star Bottom-Stamp

The Innova Star Bottom-Stamp 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 han…

Innova Destroyer - Star

The Innova Star 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…

Innova Boss - Echo Star

The Innova Boss - Echo Star 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 p…

Innova Boss - Star Bottom-Stamp

The Innova Boss - Star Bottom-Stamp 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. Ad…

Innova Boss - Star

The Innova Boss - Star 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 player…

Lightning MX1

The Lightning MX1 is a high speed, fat rim, low profile distance driver that goes 10% farther than any other driver in the line. Slightly overstable at 170g. Weight range - 120 -121 grams.  New 05/2012 …

Lightning Hyzer #2 - Standard

The Lightning Hyzer #2 - Standard is a long range driver. It is a radically overstable hookshot, totally wind resistant, unbreakable and floats in water. A big hit with the top pros. Weight range 172-177 gms. All weight…

Lightning Hyzer #1 - Standard

The Lightning Hyzer #1 - Standard is a long range driver. This disc defines the term "Hyzer." It is extremely overstable and will hook into the strongest headwind. Try lighter weights first. Big arms love this one! Weight …

Lightning Hookshot #2 - Standard

The Lightning Hookshot #2 - Standard is high speed, overstable, distance driver. Fear no wind! This fast and overstable disc is not as radical as the Hyzers, but the upper weights will still hook in any headwind. Weight ra…

Lightning Hookshot #1 - Standard

The Lightning Hookshot #1 - Standard is a high speed, overstable, distance driver. Fear no wind! This fast and overstable disc is not as radical as the Hyzers, but the upper weights will still hook in any headwind. Weight …

Lightning Helix #2 - Standard

The Lightning Helix #2 - Standard is a maximum distance driver. It is the smallest diameter disc in the Lightning line. It is also Lightning's fastest model. The #2 Helix is overstable even in the mid 160's. It's recommended …

DGA Rogue - Sparkle Fundraiser for Players Cup

The DGA Rogue is a maximum distance driver that is more controllable than other overstable drivers. This disc has plenty of glide to go with its high speed profile making it a great choice for pure distance drives off the tee…

DGA Rogue - SP Line

The DGA Rogue - SP Line is a maximum distance driver that is more controllable than other overstable drivers. This disc has plenty of glide to go with its high speed profile making it a great choice for pure distance drives o…

Millennium Scorpius - Sirius

The Millennium Sirius Scorpius is a high speed ultra-long range fade driver (overstable).  It is a step below the Quasar in terms of speed and fade, but will provide excellent distance and control for…

Millennium Orion LF - Sirius Dyed

The Millennium Sirius Dyed Orion LF (Long Fade) is a distance driver with moderate fade (overstability). Off the tee it will slice through a headwind and give you a predictable fade downwind. It delivers great control, incred…

Millennium Orion LF - Sirius

The Millennium Sirius Orion LF (Long Fade) is a distance driver with moderate fade (overstability). Off the tee it will slice through a headwind and give you a predictable fade downwind. It delivers great control, incredible …

Discmania Gremlin, GM - S Line

The Discmania Gremlin, GM - S Line (Greater Mid-range) is a straight to slightly overstable mid range driver. It is unique in that it actually falls between a mid range and fairway driver. You have seen this disc before as it…

Discmania Frenzy, DD2 - S Line

The Discmania Frenzy, DD2 - S Line is a straight distance driver. This is the second distance driver in Dismania's line up and offers tremendous speed combined with good glide and great control! It is a hybrid of Innova’s Kat…

Discmania Freak, PD - S Line

The Discmania Freak, PD - S Line is an overstable distance driver, a power driver which is very resistant to the wind. The PD has good glide and is useful for sidearms, stable powershots, and long flex shots for experienced p…

Discmania Chaos, PD2 - S Line

The Discmania Chaos, PD2 - S Line is an overstable long range driver. PD2 is another name for it as it is the 2nd power driver in their line of discs. The PD2 Chaos is like an Innova XCaliber with a little more speed and stab…

Innova Boss - R Pro

The Innova Boss - R Pro 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 playe…

Millennium Scorpius - Quantum Stardust and Zero-G Quantum

The Millennium Quantum Scorpius is a high speed ultra-long range fade driver (overstable).  It is a step below the Quasar in terms of speed and fade, but will provide excellent distance and control for into-the-wind cond…

Millennium Quasar - Quantum Stardust and Zero-G Quantum

The Millennium Quantum Quasar is an overstable, speed 13, wide rim ultra long-range driver. It was built for strong throwers and for shots needing a dependable disc to finish with a strong fade. The Quasar is Millennium's mos…