What shaft is best for 3 wood?

What shaft is best for 3 wood?

Stronger Players – 3 Wood Over 250 Yards

  • Top performers are Callaway Rogue ST LS, Cobra LTD x LS, PING G425 LST, PXG 0341X Gen4, TaylorMade Stealth Plus and Titleist TSi3.
  • In 80+ gram shafts the best options are the ACCRA TZ5 85, Fujikura VENTUS Black 8, TPT 14 LO, Mitsubishi TENSEI CK Pro White 80 and OBAN Devotion 8.

Should your 3 wood shaft match your driver?

There is no requirement to match your driver with your woods. Brand, club head, shaft, weight and length are all parts which can match but golfers are best focusing on the combinations which deliver the best results for each club individually. The only exception is the grip which should be the same.

Are driver shafts and fairway wood shafts the same?

The short answer in fitting fairway wood shafts is to choose a shaft that has a little more weight than your driver, and has a slightly softer tip section to get the ball in the air.

Why do I hit my 3 wood farther than my driver?

Players who hit their 3- or 5-wood as far or longer than their driver are typically using too little loft with the driver for their clubhead speed. You know, it’s a funny thing with the driver and its loft compared to the other clubs in the bag.

What flex should my fairway woods be?

Something around 85-90mph is a good speed for using a regular flex. If you are on the upper side of this speed then you may want to get a heavier firm flex shaft and if you are on the slower side of this bracket then you may do well with a lighter regular shaft.

Should my 3 wood shaft be heavier than my driver?

Your fairway wood shafts should be slightly (5 to 15 grams) heavier than your driver shaft. So if you are playing a 65 gram driver shaft (noted by a numeral 6. 65, or some other designation on the shaft decal), your fairway woods should be 70 to 80 grams.

What length should a 3 wood shaft be?

The standard length of a 3 wood golf club is 43 inches. For women, the standard length is 42 inches. This length applies to graphite shafts, which is the go-to material for the majority of 3 woods. For those who opt for a steel shaft, the length of the 3 wood will be slightly shorter.

Should 3 wood shaft be heavier than driver shaft?

How high do you tee up a 3 wood?

For a 3-wood, leave about one-half to one-third of the ball above the crown of the club. For other fairway woods and hybrids, leave about one-third to one-quarter of the ball above the crown (about a half-inch of a standard tee should be above ground).

Should 3 wood shaft be heavier than driver?

What happens if shaft is too stiff?

There are a few tell tale signs that your shafts are too stiff, firstly you will lose the ball to the right, because the shaft is to stiff it will be hard to square up at impact, causing the face to be open when you hit the ball, this is going to produce a fade or slice shot, generally ending up on the right side of …

What loft should a 3 wood be?

Make sure your 3-wood has enough loft, 15 or 16 degrees. A lot of golfers are carrying 13-degree models, which just scream for you to help them get the ball up. When you hit range balls with your 3-wood, tee it up sometimes.

Why do I hit my 5 wood farther than my 3 wood?

What is the difference between a 3W and a normal driver shaft?

Most often a 3w shaft is 10-15 grams heavier than a normal driver shaft. So that helps a bit with a shorter driver build. Also, if you decide to add some weight back to the head for a shorter build, most people probably do not think to then tip the driver shaft a little to compensate and the tip will now play weaker to flex.

How much tip should a 3W shaft have?

However if adding a 3w shaft, they are normally tipped .5-1” to begin with which can help maintain the flex in the tip. More sharing options… I demod a Great Big Bertha driver head with the stock Kuro Kage 3w shaft.

Where can I buy a swing fit shaft from Mamiya?

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What is the swing weight of a Kuro Kage 3W shaft?

I demod a Great Big Bertha driver head with the stock Kuro Kage 3w shaft. On the bench ruler at Golfsmith it measured 43 5/8″ and C5 swing weight. I liked what I saw. Hoping to take the same combo onto the course for testing. Let us know how this works out… I was thinking about dropping a 3w shaft into my G30.