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does it hurt your disc? is there a time period that you should stop at? or do they warp or hurt em or anything? thx

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newer plastic is probably okay -- older plastic gradually becomes more brittle and prone to shatter. definitely don't take that nice old San Marino ROC out to your favorite woods course in the winter.
actually, i can't really play anywhere in the winter. i just stick around at my house and putt into my basket. I cheaped out on the chains when i made it and they were double link chains and they basically rip your frisbee apart, so i had to put pvc pipe on all the chains, the final product turned out pretty decent though
The higher end plastic seems to do ok in the cold, but jd is right about the older stuff, last winter i hit a tree with an old beat up Scorpion I had and it shattered like cheap china.
I had one of those San Marino ROC's jd talked about and it cracked almost in half, it was in DX plastic and was about 40 degrees out. IMO champ plastic is not going to do that and ESP, FLX and star were all designed with cold weather in mind.
DX & KC plastic definately becomes more brittle in cold weather and can break with a good tree hit. Keep your discs inside until you go out to play, that will help.
Cold does not generally hurt any of the newer discs, including new DX and KC plastic. Once upon a time, DX plastic could shatter and break when hitting trees. Although it was also more prevalent with certain molds like Rocs, Stingrays and XD's. I have never seen a driver break due to cold weather (in any plastic) in all my years of playing.

I would suggest leaving your discs in the cold even when not playing. You don't want to subject them to repeated extreme heating and cooling cycles. Plus, snow will stick to warm discs and it is harder to remove. Keeping discs in your trunk instead of your heated car or house is recommended.

The only flight differences are that discs seem to be more stable in the cold. Not sure if this is due to not being able to throw as cleanly in the cold with all the extra gear, or if it is truly an atmospheric phenomenon. But it is noticeable.
it is atmospheric.
Prove it! Or as they say in Missouri - Show me!
I just broke a new champ Wraith day before yesterday. Granted it hit a T post at high speed, but it dang sure split it.
Just make little disc sweaters for them and call it good!
Have you guys not seen the shattered remains of dx discs on your home courses? They look like an old turtle shell that's been blasted apart. I live in Oklahoma so we're not that cold, but I guarantee you if you use your eyes, you will see pieces of shattered discs on all of the three courses in Norman.
My family is from there. Besides, when things get cold they get more rigid, which would dictate why it is more stable or over stable. I play in temps around zero degrees and it makes a difference.

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