I have been losing so many strokes to penalty and out of bounds from slices from the tee box. The sound is very satisfying due the tungsten weights. Jim Hagerty is a freelance writer and journalist. I've been using el-cheapo clubs until this past summer, and frankly I didn't know what I was missing. I must vent, i have been a ping customer for at least 10 years.
I do miss the composite head from the original. Most often the numbers come back low for an average club, but the results of our surveys for the G20, in my opinion anyway, are nothing less than a travesty. This auction is for a 6-gap wedge set of m r h Ping Rapture V2 super game improvement irons. I just wish I got the same results with the fairway wood…. But I happened upon this used Rapture 12 degree in a store and having never hit a 12 before, was curious to try it. I hit it too hard and I broke the shaft. The 18th at this course is a not overly long but tough par 5.
As far as distance goes… I used my sky caddie to mark off 3 of my drives. Considering that the shaft itself is 300 bucks, getting such a club now is a steal. I recently purchased a Ping Rapture V2 Driver, 9 Degree with Graphalloy ProLaunch Blue 55R shaft and Ping cord grip. Consequently, it didn't take long to have a small gathering of interested golfers wanting to take a look at this new club. DundeeDo you hit the ball high with a driver? As I mentioned, one tester was a bit put off by the size, but for the most part nobody else had much to say about it. Light wear from where club has brushed through the grass in play. Straighter and at least 20 yards longer.
I ordered one as soon as I stepped off the course. It is easily the most forgiving driver I've ever played with. The ball jumped off the face with a surprisingly solid sound and took off. Average Condition: These clubs have been used but not abused. The 6 golfers for whom we collected detailed performance data were asked to hit a series of shots on our 3Track Equipped simulators from.
Sure is fun hitting short irons into the green instead of hybrids. Much better than my old R9 460. I found that when it comes to shaft weight, stiffness it is on a sliding scale; meaning, if you have a light weight shaft and your swing speed is around 90 then stiff may be the choice. I got in the cart and went to see where I had ended up. If you found this review and others useful, please consider making a cash donation to help support MyGolfSpy or a contribution to our. Pro Verdict: A good looking solid driver which produced impressive stats for me although I still prefer its better and cheaper! Everyone I know save one plays a Ping driver.
On the other hand, I am convinced I lost distance from my usual distance from 10. Sneaky long is right, plus I get tons of roll out. I learned about shaft weight and how they relate to stiffness 53g, 58g, 63g and so on. Which I am absolutely sure will not happen, just trying to ease a buyer's mind before they spend their hard-earned money! Sold my sticks and said well maybe I never get to play anymore. In the case of the G20 they are pretty much are.
Mostly the horrible days were on occasions where it was rather windy. Have Rapture irons so I went with a used Rapture driver with a Mitsubishi shaft. I'm average length off the tee, but very accurate with this club at 260 to 265 yards with roughly a 240 yard carry. They will also fit your new driver to the specifications that optimize shot trajectory and spin rates for your swing. View every pictured of the club you're interested in purchasing. Check out Golf Digest: Hank Haney advises average golfers to tee the ball so the top of ball is about same height as the top of the driver head.
Though not a single tester commented directly on the feel or sound for that matter , the majority ranked it on the lower end of average. Acoustic Engineering The internal structure of the clubhead is engineered to produce a powerful, solid sound at impact. As far as looks, very important. You're already upset you lost your golf club. Long and straight with great roll out, better than other models and much more consistent that the I 20 too. Very Good Condition - What It Means. I hit my driver pretty low and my thought is that I can add a little more carry and swing a little more aggressively with the added loft.