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Which is more important. Driver head or shaft?

Discussion in 'Golf Equipment Talk' started by warbirdlover, May 20, 2019.

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Which is more importan?

  1. driver head

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  2. shaft

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  1. warbirdlover

    warbirdlover Ender of all threads Supporting Member

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    I say it's the shaft. What say you?
     
  2. TEA Time

    TEA Time Grumpy Gilmore Staff Member Admin

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    This would have been a legit question for me before joining ShotTalk. Now the answer is obvious.


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  3. limpalong

    limpalong Mental Ward Escapee Supporting Member

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    With the USGA COR rule, there is not a lot of difference between various driver heads. Technology, however, differs greatly from manufacturer to manufacturer, from shaft to shaft.
     
  4. TheTrueReview

    TheTrueReview "Playing it straight" Supporting Member

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    I would've liked a "both" answer. There definitely is something different from the latest batch of drivers. The manufacturers have boosted the flux capacitor.
     
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  5. PaPaD

    PaPaD Club ho, geezer........ Supporting Member

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    Shaft. A driver head is a head is a head these days.
     
  6. ualtim

    ualtim Carrollton, TX Supporting Member

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    I am with TTR, need a both category. Max COR heads have been around at least 15 years and I have hit some real clunkers over that time. The more adjustable a driver head is, the better chance you can find a setting that will work for you, but it still may not fit your eye or swing. I have used the same shaft (literally the same shaft, after a shaft pull) in multiple driver heads and loved it in some and hated it in others. IMHO, you need to find a head that works for you and then tweak it via trying different shafts.
     

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