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    Thread: Kyle Anderson, "The Original". Rest in Peace.
Post: RE: Kyle Anderson, "The Original". Rest in Peace.

Such sad news I was lucky enough to meet him after one of the World Series events here in Oz. I tweeted him and asked if there was a chance of an autograph and he was kind enough to come out after...
Banz PDC darts News 35 1,122 08-24-2021, 08:02 AM
    Thread: Heads up! Loxley Robin Mod. 1 discontinued
Post: RE: Heads up! Loxley Robin Mod. 1 discontinued

What I loved about the Robins is that they are a novel design but one that makes sense for the dart. The whole Robin Hood's arrow idea makes perfect sense and the design supports that 100%. As oth...
Banz Loxley Darts 39 947 08-23-2021, 02:26 AM
    Thread: 2021 World Matchplay
Post: RE: 2021 World Matchplay

Been following Glen's form on DartConnect etc for a while now and he's been really poor. Struggles to average 90 most of the time and suffers from many stray darts into the 5 and 1. Not sure what is...
Banz PDC darts News 110 2,685 07-20-2021, 01:07 AM
    Thread: Keith "138" Deller signs with Loxley Darts
Post: RE: Keith "138" Deller signs with Loxley Darts

Loxley Wrote: (06-24-2021, 02:10 PM) -- Keith is using a short 19.2 gram straight barrel, more in keeping with the "OG" dart. -- NiteEyez Wrote: (06-30-2021, 03:36 PM) -- Please tell me its simila...
Banz Loxley Darts 36 1,160 07-05-2021, 07:37 AM
    Thread: 90 left
Post: RE: 90 left

I'm not super-confident throwing at the bullseye so it's 20's for me if my opponent is on a finish. It's the best way for me to get a dart at at least the bullseye. With my opponent way back I wou...
Banz General Darts Chat 10 317 06-29-2021, 02:24 AM
    Thread: G’day from Australia.
Post: RE: G’day from Australia.

Welcome from Brisbane
Banz Archived Intros 24 416 06-07-2021, 01:39 PM
    Thread: Website and app to practice and play darts - godartspro.com
Post: RE: Website and app to practice and play darts - g...

I renewed my Premium membership a few weeks ago and love the new site. It's unrecognisable from when I last had premium, not just the number of games but the leagues, Virtual Coach, everything. I'...
Banz Darts Practice Room 415 35,807 06-04-2021, 01:04 AM
    Thread: For Loxley lovers without a repointing tool.
Post: RE: For Loxley lovers without a repointing tool.

Since adding Tridents to my Harrows Durrant S2 darts I find I can have a set of flights on for 3-4 month before needing to change them.  I know flights are cheap but the heavy contact that damages the...
Banz Loxley Darts 23 559 06-04-2021, 12:42 AM
    Thread: For Loxley lovers without a repointing tool.
Post: RE: For Loxley lovers without a repointing tool.

I use Tridents but I can't say I love the look of them The effect they have on flight wear and deflections make them a necessity for me though
Banz Loxley Darts 23 559 06-03-2021, 03:32 AM
    Thread: practice on one spot or use the whole board.
Post: RE: practice on one spot or use the whole board.

My 2c I break practice up into separate parts with different focus 1) Warm up 2) No pressure throwing to groove my throw 3) Medium pressure drills 4) Match type practice The idea is that I...
Banz Darts help and advice 13 360 06-03-2021, 01:17 AM
    Thread: Crazy, accidental, inadvertent checkouts
Post: RE: Crazy, accidental, inadvertent checkouts

Rider39 Wrote: (05-04-2021, 06:36 PM) -- I had a lady in league take out a 62 D10,D2,D19 And she has a hard time hitting doubles -- This is great! I lost a leg in the league to a guy who took ...
Banz General Darts Chat 13 532 05-06-2021, 01:46 AM
    Thread: Crazy, accidental, inadvertent checkouts
Post: RE: Crazy, accidental, inadvertent checkouts

madhouse Wrote: (05-03-2021, 06:22 PM) -- Was playing in a league match and had 5 left. Was going to go S1 D2. Threw the first dart a bit higher to miss T1 and put It in D1 so went S1 D1. Guy I was p...
Banz General Darts Chat 13 532 05-04-2021, 06:32 AM
    Thread: Crazy, accidental, inadvertent checkouts
Post: Crazy, accidental, inadvertent checkouts

I thought I'd create a thread for those checkouts that take a few wrong turns but end up at the right destination.  Only actual matches though, not just warm-ups, finishing drills or mucking about.  ...
Banz General Darts Chat 13 532 05-03-2021, 05:18 AM
    Thread: Help with recent decline in darts
Post: RE: Help with recent decline in darts

The big one for me when I go through a period where I feel incapable of throwing straight darts is to go back to Flight School A1.  (The reality is that, for me, this need to be a permanent fixture in...
Banz Darts help and advice 13 531 05-02-2021, 02:08 AM
    Thread: A weak throw
Post: RE: A weak throw

My 2c Film your throw from side on and take a look at your follow through. I found when I did this that I was stopping 1/2 to 3/4 of the way to full extension. Increasing my follow through by foc...
Banz Darts For Beginners 15 755 04-30-2021, 06:18 AM
    Thread: You arrive late for a match and only have a few minutes to warm up what would you do?
Post: RE: You arrive late for a match and only have a fe...

If very short on time, say 15 darts I'd throw at 20s to just try to get throwing straight. I'd aim for the middle of big 20 and try to group as best I can. I prefer to throw high up the board to s...
Banz Darts help and advice 9 386 04-14-2021, 08:04 AM
    Thread: PDC Super Series
Post: RE: PDC Super Series

Also hoping Barney is OK Haven't seen any of the play so only going by the averages but it seems as if Heta is throwing well. Plenty of 100+ averages and deep runs. Sadly the opposite true of G...
Banz PDC darts News 353 8,999 03-20-2021, 04:00 AM
    Thread: Good consistancy.
Post: RE: Good consistancy.

Those legs where you can't buy a treble twenty, right up to the moment when you have 60 left....
Banz General Darts Chat 11 345 03-09-2021, 11:03 PM
    Thread: Has anyone been to one of these pubs?
Post: RE: Has anyone been to one of these pubs?

There's a place in Brisbane called Oche, which looks very similar to Flight Club. https://oche.com/fortitude-valley It's obviously more expensive than playing in a pub with a board but I've been...
Banz General Darts Chat 12 393 03-03-2021, 04:15 AM
    Thread: The MAD MODIFIER STRIKES AGAIN! Transforming a classic Unicorn T90
Post: RE: The MAD MODIFIER STRIKES AGAIN! Transforming a...

Your modifications are mind blowing to me. I just wouldn't think you could get that level of finish by hand. +1
Banz General Darts Chat 23 917 02-20-2021, 01:59 AM
    Thread: 2021 PDC Q School
Post: RE: 2021 PDC Q School

Happy for GG Mathers as well
Banz PDC darts News 323 12,331 02-17-2021, 09:28 PM
    Thread: 2021 PDC Q School
Post: RE: 2021 PDC Q School

Hope GG’s run to the final is enough. May need a bit more.
Banz PDC darts News 323 12,331 02-16-2021, 10:55 PM
    Thread: OCD and Darts.
Post: RE: OCD and Darts.

Not OCD really but an outlook much like Reggae Darts above. I throw Harrow Durrant Series 2 darts that have a red coating in the rings.  As such I will only use stems and flights that are red, blac...
Banz General Darts Chat 18 717 02-16-2021, 03:20 AM
    Thread: Levels, grades, ranks
Post: RE: Levels, grades, ranks

mtc666 Wrote: (01-31-2021, 01:11 PM) -- Thanks Banz, this is great. Given this standard, I believe I could someday get to the 60+ range, and can set my target there. Given the 40+/60+/80+, etc., wou...
Banz General Darts Chat 7 428 01-31-2021, 01:50 PM
    Thread: Levels, grades, ranks
Post: RE: Levels, grades, ranks

Our league has 3 grades with the top 2 being competitive and the third largely social. Saying that, all three grades are played in good spirit and friendliness is the name of the game. It's not ba...
Banz General Darts Chat 7 428 01-31-2021, 03:46 AM
    Thread: Target release 29-1-2021
Post: RE: Target release 29-1-2021

Tgstan Wrote: (01-23-2021, 08:01 PM) -- Durrant mentioned in an early 2020 interview that they already had developed a Gen2 but hadn't yet decided to release it. I wonder? -- Ooooh
Banz General Darts Chat 56 3,202 01-29-2021, 01:45 AM
    Thread: Help with Double 2!
Post: RE: Help with Double 2!

As others have suggested, this is down to confidence and you gain confidence by being successful. What I would say is that this strikes me as not just being a problem with just double 2 but issues wi...
Banz Darts help and advice 9 299 01-27-2021, 04:41 AM
    Thread: Happy Birthday Getagrip
Post: RE: Happy Birthday Getagrip

Happy belated birthday Darren
Banz Non Darts Chat 44 761 01-27-2021, 04:18 AM
    Thread: Harrows Suregrip Dart Shaft Rings
Post: RE: Harrows Suregrip Dart Shaft Rings

I punch my flights and use the rings in the slot I rarely have a flight come off this way https://i.imgur.com/opqbGDC.jpg
Banz Darts Equipment Chat 15 560 01-22-2021, 02:19 AM
    Thread: RIP George Silberzahn
Post: RE: RIP George Silberzahn

elevendarter Wrote: (01-18-2021, 05:42 PM) -- Banz Wrote: (01-17-2021, 11:04 PM) -- Also I was lucky enough to win one of the early prizes in the raffle here and got a signed copy of George's book, ...
Banz General Darts Chat 30 1,457 01-19-2021, 12:03 AM
Loxley Darts.