Discraft Captain's Raptor Overview

Disc Golf Deals USA brings you the Discraft Captain’s Raptor for sale, a very overstable driver for the Discraft Team Captain, Paul Ulibarri. The CapRap, a modified, more overstable version of the Raptor, was PDGA approved at the end of 2021 and quickly became a staple in Uli’s bag along with many other disc golf pros. Because of how overstable the flight of the Captain’s Raptor is, it is not recommended for beginners.

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Discraft Captain’s Raptor Review

The Captain’s Raptor is one of the most overstable discs that Discraft makes, and one of the most overstable drivers in the game. It will be a hard disc for beginners to handle as it has a strong meathook fade. When you’re faced with a shot that requires a ton of fade or a skip at the end, reach for the Captain’s Raptor. You can be sure that it will provide a reliable flight even in the windiest of conditions.

  • Very Overstable
  • For Advanced Players
  • Reliable in the Windiest Conditions
  • Utility Disc

Discraft Captain’s Raptor Specs

The Discraft Captain’s Raptor specs give this driver a 9/3/1/4 flight rating, being about as overstable as it gets. It has a sharp rim and flat top, giving it a good feel in the hand for backhand and forehand grips. The Captain’s Raptor disc also provides an excellent flight for grenades and overhand shots.

  • Sharp Rim
  • Flat Top
  • Comfortable Grip

Discraft Captain’s Raptor Plastics

So far the Captain’s Raptor is only available in 3 different plastics. These are released in limited quantities at the end of each year so you can be sure that there are more coming in the future. The original plastic of the Captain’s Raptor was a Special Z plastic. The next year, Discraft released it in a super swirly ESP plastic. The last plastic that they released the CapRap in is the beautiful Jawbreaker Z FLX blend. Disc Golf Deals USA has each run of Discraft Captain’s Raptor for sale:

  • Special Z Line
  • Swirly ESP
  • Jawbreaker Z FLX

Discraft Captain’s Raptor Comparisons

The Captain’s Raptor disc was based on the design of the Raptor, but giving a more overstable flight. Even though it is among the most overstable disc golf discs out there, it still doesn’t quite compare to the Discmania Tilt. The Innova Firebird has a comparable, but still less overstable flight. Some other discs that have a similar amount of stability include the Dynamic Discs Felon and the Discmania Splice.

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Discraft Captain’s Raptor Characteristics

Rounding out our Discraft Captain’s Raptor Review is our top ratings for this disc. We love how consistent and reliable the CapRap is, having a strong fade regardless of what line or angle you put on it. Beginners will be able to use it as a get out of jail disc, whereas more advanced players will have a broader use for it. 

We use a 1 to 10 scale to rate the product characteristics, where 1 is the lowest and 10 is the highest. Check out our ratings below!

Stability: 10

Consistency of Flight: 9

Consistency in Wind: 9

Beginner Friendliness: 2

Distance Potential: 6

Control: 8

Utility: 9

Fun Factor: 10