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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 06-09-2012, 10:31 PM
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Probably a super delta but maybe a HM (180* - half circle spread)
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post #12 of 14 (permalink) Old 06-10-2012, 12:01 AM
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He is a delta, a super delta comes close to the 180 degree spread of a halfmoon but not quite there. A delta is pretty much a halfmoon just not enough spread to get there.


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It is somewhat confusing trying to tell the difference between delta/super delta. My new guy pictured below was labeled "delta"--and yet he looks soo much different than Rory. *Shrugs*


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post #14 of 14 (permalink) Old 06-11-2012, 10:28 AM
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To determine delta, super delta, or HM, you'd have to flare him.. Delta is less than 160 spread. 160+ = super delta. 180 = HM. If they don't flare, they look similar.
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