The Westside Tournament Shield is a stable to slightly overstable disc golf putter and the next step up from the Swan. Compared to Swan, the Shield is a little thicker and has a small bead on the rim. It holds a stable line when throwing as an approach shot and a straight line into the chains while putting. The Westside Shield is a PDGA approved disc.
Speed 3, Glide 3, Turn 0, Fade 1.
Max weight 175,1 gram.
Diameter 21,1 cm.
Height 2,5 cm.
Rim depth 1,4 cm.
Rim thickness1,0 cm.
Inside rim diameter 19,1 cm.
Rim depth/diameter ratio 6,6
Flight plane thickness 0,2 cm.
Flight plane to rim plane distance 2,3 cm.
Rim configuration 67,00
PDGA certificate number 14-26
Available in Tournmanet and BT plastic.
Tournament plastic properties:
* Advanced version of VIP-plastic containing technical polymers
* Beautiful iridescent opaque colors, some solid colors
* Same durability as VIP Plastic, but grip is slightly better
* Very similar to Latitude GOLD plastic and Innova Star.
BT Soft plastic - designed to feel good in your hand. Using a blend of rubbers and polymers has given it a smooth texture and a great grip. Rain, snow, or shine, BT soft will provide that consistent release. Used to mold putters and approach discs, BT Soft feels good on any day and holds great lines.
BT Medium plastic - is for all conditions. It has a tacky grip, great durability and feels fantastic in your hand. In the cold it will still have some give; in the heat it will still hold its shape. Putters and mid ranges are all about feel. BT plastic is designed for comfort.
BT Hard plastic - designed to give players that firmer feel while maintaining a tacky grip. Great for warm climates, the BT Hard holds its shape and is extremely durable. Putters and mid ranges are available in the BT Hard and will give you that consistent fast release you get from stiffer plastics. Try the BT Hard and increase your consistency immediately.