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 mid range 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.

If you still have questions about what type of discs fit you best, contact us for friendly expert advice. We've been in the business since 1987, throwing even longer and we love what we do!


Latitude Mace - Zero Hard

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Discraft Wasp - Elite Z Dyed

The Discraft Elite Z Dyed Wasp is a mid range driver with a stability rating of 1.5 (moderately overstable). It is Discraft's most overstable midrange, great for hyzer approaches. For shots in the 250-350 foot range, it is su…

Discraft Wasp - Elite Z

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Discraft Hornet - Elite Z

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Discraft Buzzz - USADGC Commemorative Glo/Dye Edition

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Discraft Buzzz OS - Z Glo - Memorial

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Discraft Drone - Elite Z

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Discraft Buzzz - Elite Z CryZtal Fundraiser for DU Open

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Discraft Buzzz - Elite Z Glo

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Discraft Buzzz - Elite Z Super Color Fundraiser for Pro Worlds 06

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Discraft Buzzz - Elite Z Super Color

The Discraft Elite Z Super Color Buzzz is a straight flying midrange driver with a stability of 0.5 (straight to slightly overstable). In comparison, the Pro D has a stability of 0.0 (stable). It has quickly become one of the…

Discraft Buzzz OS - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z Buzzz OS is a midrange driver with a stability of 1.7 (overstable). Players have depended upon the ever popular, dependable, consistent, controllable and accurate Buzzz for a wide range of shots. But the …

Discraft Buzzz - Elite Z Dyed

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Discraft Buzzz - Elite Z

The Discraft Elite Z Buzzz is a straight flying midrange driver with a stability of 0.5 (stable to slightly overstable). It quickly became one of the most popular discs of all time. This workhorse is the golf disc that you'll…

Vibram Obex - X-LINK FIRM

The Vibram X-Link Firm Obex is an overstable midrange which complements the stable Ibex. Offering a smooth, natural release, this disc loves a headwind and has a surprisingly long glide for an overstable disc. If you need gua…

Vibram Obex - X-LINK

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Discraft Buzzz - Elite X Dyed Fundraiser for Great Lakes Open '03

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Discraft Buzzz - Elite X

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Discraft Drone - Titanium

The Discraft Titanium Drone is a midrange driver with stabilities of 2.5 to 2.6 (extremely overstable). Disc golf players in windier places love it like no other for its ability to fight headwinds and not turn over. Very over…

Discraft Buzzz - Titanium

The Discraft Titanium Buzzz is a straight flying midrange driver with a stability of 0.5 (stable/slightly overstable). In comparison, the Pro D has a stability of 0.0 (stable). It has quickly become one of the most popular di…

Innova Roc - Star San Marino

The Innova Star San Marino ROC is simply the best, most versatile mid range driver Innova makes. It provides accuracy at any range. This disc can take and hold the angle of release, even into a headwind. It can be used for d…

Innova Roc - Star Rancho

Innova Star Rancho ROC - new in May 2012. The Star Rancho Roc was previously reserved for fundraising only, but not any longer. A long time favorite of Pros and Ams alike, the Rancho Roc has earned its place among Innova's pr…

Innova Gator - Star

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Innova Cro - Star

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Lightning Hyzer #3 - Standard

The Lightning Hyzer #3 - Standard is a radically overstable mid range driver with a quick almost 90 degree hook. It is essential for the short game. It's very durable and floats in water. Weight range 165-169 gms. …