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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Discraft XL - Elite X

The Discraft Elite X XL is an extra long range driver with stability ratings of 0.0 to 1.5 (stable to moderately overstable). It is a terrific beginner friendly golf disc that flies straight with very little fade. It is easy …

Discraft XS - Elite X

The Discraft Elite X XS is an extra long range driver with stability ratings of 1.0 to 1.5 (moderately overstable). The XS is one of Discraft's most popular models, and was the 2001 world distance record holder at 712 feet. E…

Millennium Orion LF - Standard

The Millennium Standard 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, incredibl…

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…

Innova Boss - Pro

The Innova Boss - 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 players…

Innova Destroyer - Pro

The Innova Pro 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 Wraith - Pro

The Innova Pro 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. …

Aerobie Epic

The revolutionary, patented epicyclical design of the Aerobie Epic disc golf disc gives the disc the largest average rim width to reduce drag and produce amazingly long drives. The Epic golf disc is designed to be adjusted to…

Millennium Orion LF - Standard Dyed

The Millennium Standard 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, incr…

Dynamic Discs Trespass - BioFuzion

The Dynamic Discs BioFuzion Trespass is a wide rim, high speed overstable driver with precision control and maximum distance. A very accurate driver, a must for the arsenal. Speed 12, Glide 5, Turn -0.5, Fade 3 Availabl…

Innova Destroyer - Pro Dyed

The Innova Pro Dyed 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 headw…

Innova Wraith - Pro Dyed

The Innova Pro 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 full sp…

Discmania Freak, PD - C Line

The Discmania Freak, PD - C 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 Frenzy DD2 - C-line Blizzard

The Discmania Frenzy DD2 - C-line Blizzard is a distance driver. This disc offers tremendous speed combined with good glide and great control! This disc is a hybrid of Innova’s Katana and Boss. You get the best of both in the…

Discmania Frenzy, DD2 - C Line

The C-Line Discmania Frenzy DD2 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 Katana…

Discraft Avenger - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z 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 i…

Discraft Avenger SS - Elite Z

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

Discraft Avenger SS - Z Lite

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Discraft Crank - Elite Z

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Discraft Crush - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z 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 c…

Discraft Flash - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z Flash is one of Discraft's fastest maximum distance drivers with a stability of 1.5 (moderately overstable). It has superior glide and great control. It appeals to a wide range of disc golf players and it…

Discraft Force - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z 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…

Discraft Mantis - Elite Z

The Discraft Z Mantis is a maximum distance driver, with stability ratings of 0.8 (stable to slightly overstable). The Mantis is nicely domey with a lower profile to the nose, making it even more controllable at medium to slo…

Discraft Nuke - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z 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…

Discraft Nuke OS - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z Nuke OS is a maximum distance drive with a stability rating of 2.2. Created for expert players, it is extremely overstable and super fast. Power throwers with big arms can expect big distance. The Nuke OS…