Overstable is a term that describes a disc's stability, its overall flight pattern, i.e. where it lands compared to from where it was thrown.

Overstable Discs:
* Turn opposite the spin when thrown flat, straight and with average power. That means
* RHBH (right hand back hand) throw will spin right and turn left. Opposite for lefties, i.e. LHBH (left hand back hand) throw will spin left and turn right.
* RHFH (right hand forehand) or flick throw will spin left and fall right. Opposite for lefties.
* Work well against the wind
* Work well for skip shots
* Great choice when you need a disc that finishes hard left (for RHBH)
* For players with at least some experience
* Typically used by strong arm high speed throwers
* The more overstable a disc, the greater the tendency to turn opposite the direction of the spin.
* The more overstable a disc, the greater wind it can handle.
* The higher the speed of release, the less sharp the turn.

The Stability of Innova discs is described in more detail by Turn and Fade, the 3rd and 4th numbers in the flight ratings, that together determine a disc's overall stability.

* High Speed Turninnova flight rating turn refers to the initial part of the flight when a disc has a tendency to turn or bank to the right for right handed back hand (RHBH) throwers, left for LHBH thrower. Ratings are from -5 to +1.
Higher ratings of -1 to +1contribute to overstability. A disc with a +1 rating is most resistant to turning while a -5 rating offers the least resistance therefore will turn the easiest. Discs rated -5 to -2 make good roller discs and are considered understable.
* Low Speed Fadeinnova flight rating fade refers to the end of the flight. All discs tail off or hook to the left for right handed back hand (RHBH) throwers (right for LHBH throwers), but some will hook harder than others. Fade rates how fast or hard a disc will hook or fall at the end of the flight. Ratings go from 0 to 5 with 0 meaning almost no fade.
Higher ratings of 2 to 5 contribute to overstability. A disc rated 5 will fade or hook hardest at the end of the flight. Discs with a high fade rating are predictable even in wind and considered more overstable. A disc rated 0 will finish straightest with the least fade. Discs with a low fade rating are the more understable.

Add the numbers of Turn and Fade.
If the total is -1 to - 5, it's understable with - 1 being just slightly understable and -5 being very understable.
If the total is 0, a disc is straight.
If the total is 1 to 5, it's overstable with 1 being straight or just slightly overstable and 5 being extremely overstable.

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Innova XCaliber - Star

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Innova XCaliber - Echo Star

The Innova Echo Star 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 ha…

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Innova XCaliber - Champion Glow - DU Open '14

This Innova Champion Glow XCaliber is a CFR for the 2014 Discs Unlimited Open. All are 175 grams. The Innova Champion Glow XCaliber is a very fast stable to overstable long distance driver. It flies extremel…

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Innova XCaliber - Champion

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$13.95

Innova Wraith - StarLite

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Innova Wraith - Star Bottom-Stamp

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Innova Wraith - Star - Climo

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Innova Wraith - Star

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Innova Wraith - Pro Dyed

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$14.65

Innova Wraith - Pro Driver

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Innova Wraith - GStar

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$15.95

Innova Wraith - Echo Star

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Innova Wraith - DX

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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…

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Innova Wraith - Blizzard Champion

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Innova Whippet - DX

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Innova Whale - XT Proto Star Stamp

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Innova Whale - XT

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Innova Whale - DX

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Innova Viper - DX

The Innova Viper disc golf disc is a very overstable fairway driver that is very reliable in all wind conditions. The Viper changed the way disc golf is played by becoming the first golf disc used for the “Flex Shot”. Excelle…

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Innova VCobra, Star V-tec

The Innova Star VCobra is a predictable midrange driver that is overstable. This slightly larger diameter, lower-profile, fast disc has a V-Tec convex outer rim. V-Tec puts more weight in the rim to keep the flight flatter an…

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Innova VCobra, Star - Proto Star

Proto Start Stamp First Release Star VCobra. The Innova Star VCobra is a predictable midrange driver that is overstable. This slightly larger diameter, lower-profile, fast disc has a V-Tec convex outer rim. V-Tec puts more…

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Innova Thunderbird - Star

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Innova Thunderbird - GStar

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Innova Thunderbird - DX

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Innova Thunderbird - Champion Glow, DU Open 2015

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Innova Thunderbird - Champion

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Innova TeeRex - Star

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Innova TeeBird3 - GStar

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Innova TeeBird3 - Champion Metal Flake

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Innova TeeBird - StarLite

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Innova TeeBird - Star Shimmer

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Innova TeeBird - Star

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Innova TeeBird - GStar

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Innova TeeBird - Echo Star

The Innova Echo Star TeeBird is an overstable fairway driver and one of Innova's most accurate and reliable disc golf drivers. It has a combination of straight flight, high glide and good speed that make it accurate and long …

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Innova TeeBird - DX Glow

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Innova TeeBird - DX

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$7.95

Innova TeeBird - Champion Dyed

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Innova TeeBird - Champion

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Innova Stud - DX

The Innova DX Stud is an overstable disc golf putter and approach disc with a beaded V-Tech rim and low profile. It's the studly brother of the Colt with its added stability. It handles wind better and holds flight characteri…

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Innova Starfire - Star

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Innova Starfire - GStar

The Innova GStar 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 i…

$15.95

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…

$7.95

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.…

$15.95

Innova Starfire - Champion

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$13.95

Innova Shark 3 - Champion - US Master's

The Innova Champion Shark3 was introduced in MetalFlake featuring a special design to support the US Masters in Burlington, NC, May 2013. The Shark3 is a sleeker Shark mold that is faster. Faster and sleeker than the origi…

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Innova Shark 3 - Champion

The Innova Champion Shark3 is an overstable mid range driver that is faster and sleeker than the original Shark. It is a slightly different mold than the Shark. It has a flatter flight plate which makes it faster with less gl…

$13.95

Innova Roc3 - Star Bottom Stamp

The Innova Bottom Stamp Star Roc3 is an overstable mid range driver. The top is blank and the logo is on the bottom. It is faster and straighter than the Roc and excels at controlled approaches and mid range drives. The …

$15.95

Innova Roc3 - Star

The Innova Star Roc3 is an overstable mid range driver.  It is faster and straighter than the Roc and excels at controlled approaches and mid range drives. The Roc3 holds a line in a variety of wind conditions and has a …

$15.95

Innova Roc3 - Pro - McPro

Paul McBeth McPro Roc3 Tour Series The "McRoc3" is another disc tailored for 4x World Champion Paul McBeth. Paul wanted a Roc3 that he could season into a finesse workhorse and this is the end result. The McPro material al…

$19.95

Innova Roc3 - GStar

The Innova GStar Roc3 an overstable mid range driver. It is faster and straighter than the Roc and excels at controlled approaches and mid range drives. The Roc3 holds a line in a variety of wind conditions and has a predicta…

$15.95

Innova Roc3 - DX

The Innova DX Roc3 is an overstable mid range driver. It is faster and straighter than the Roc and excels at controlled approaches and mid range drives. The Roc3 holds a line in a variety of wind conditions and has a predicta…

$7.95

Innova Roc3 - Champion Metal Flake

The Innova Champion Metal Flake Roc3 is an overstable mid range driver.  It is faster and straighter than the Roc and excels at controlled approaches and mid range drives. The Roc3 holds a line in a variety of wind condi…

$16.00

Innova Roc3 - Champion

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$13.95

Innova Roc+ USDGC 2016 - Champion

This Innova Champion Roc+ is a 2016 USDGC fundraiser disc. This special, limited edition ' Bird & Basket' design by artist Mike Inscho will help raise funds for the United States Disc Golf Championship. The Innova Cham…

$16.00

Innova Roc+ USDGC 2015 - Champion

This Innova Champion Roc+ is the 2015 USDGC fundraiser disc. This stamp is the Tech Stroke design which is a cleaner, more fluid take on the Roc bird art. A portion of every disc sold helps fund the USDGC. The Innova Ch…

$16.00

Innova Roc+ USDGC 2014 - Champion

This Innova Champion Roc+ is the 2014 USDGC fundraiser disc. A portion of every disc sold helps fund the USDGC. The Innova Champion Roc+ features Innova's Plus Mold rim which offers durable long lasting Roc flights with…

$16.00

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…

$15.95

Innova Roc - Star Rancho

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$15.95

Innova Roc - KC Pro

The Innova KC-Pro 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 driving, u…

$11.95

Innova Roc - DX Glow

The Innova DX Glow 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 driving, …

$10.95

Innova Roc - DX

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$7.95

Innova Rhyno - Star

The Innova Star Rhyno is an overstable putt and approach golf disc that can handle headwinds. Great for players with lots of throwing power as the Rhyno stops on a dime and stays close to the basket. It is a must have disc fo…

$15.95

Innova Rhyno - R-Pro

The Innova R-Pro Rhyno is an overstable putt and approach golf disc that can handle headwinds. Great for players with lots of throwing power as the Rhyno stops on a dime and stays close to the basket. It is a must have disc f…

$11.95

Innova Rhyno - GStar

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$15.95

Innova Rhyno - DX

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Innova Pig - R-Pro

The Innova R-Pro Pig is an overstable Putt & Approach disc. It is great for hyzer putting, sidearm approaches and backhand spikes. The Pig holds the line well, even in extreme wind conditions. The Pig features a Thumtrac …

$11.95

Innova Monster - Star

The Innova Star 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 disc…

$15.95

Innova Monster - Champion

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$13.95

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Innova Katana - Champion

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$13.95

Innova Katana - Blizzard Champion Glow DU Open 2015

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$18.00

Innova Katana - Blizzard Champion

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$13.95

Innova Hydra - R-Pro

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$11.95

Innova Gator - Star

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$15.95