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    best shaft for low ball flight

    hi i've got taylormade r11 driver 9deg with stiff fujikura blur 60 shaft in it,

    can anyone tell me whats the best shaft for a lower ball flight
    taylormade r11 tp 9 deg stiff driver
    taylormade r11 15.5 deg 3 stiff wood
    taylormade 11 21 deg stiff rescue
    taylormade r9 irons 5-sw
    taylormade ghost tm110 putter
    taylormade staff bag
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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    Dean

    here is one article worth a read :

    http://findarticles.com/p/articles/m.../ai_n14700263/
    EG A shaft with a high kick point can generate a low ball flight because the clubhead tends to maintain its loft at impact.

    Basically its opposites - A low kickpoint gives a high flight so you need a shaft with a mid to high kick point

    If you have such a good club - spend some extra on getting it custom fitted.
    Have you changed the position of the shaft to knock one degree off the face ?

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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    RIP or Grafalloy Red both offer a lower launching ball flight.

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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    no never change the face angle yet but ill try tomorrow what kickpoint as my shaft got any one know if looked but can't find any think
    taylormade r11 tp 9 deg stiff driver
    taylormade r11 15.5 deg 3 stiff wood
    taylormade 11 21 deg stiff rescue
    taylormade r9 irons 5-sw
    taylormade ghost tm110 putter
    taylormade staff bag
    skycaddie sgx
    clicgear 3.0 trolley
    handicap 16

    http://www.stratfordoaks.co.uk

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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    hi i've got taylormade r11 driver 9deg with stiff fujikura blur 60 shaft in it,

    can anyone tell me whats the best shaft for a lower ball flight
    I have a " UST Mamiya PROFORCE AXIVcore Tour Green driver Shaft " 85g, X stiff flex with a tour velvet grip that has an R9 sleeve which fits an R11 driver.

    This shaft will reduce the flight height of your ball dramatically.

    £70 including postage if you want it.
    Whats in my bag
    DRIVER - TM R9 SUPERDEEP 8.5* with diamana whiteboard 73 stiff shaft
    WILSON DEEP RED 1 IRON
    TM R9 IRONS 3-PW
    CG15 WEDGES 48* 52* 56*
    SCOTTY CIRCA 62 #2 PUTTER
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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    RIP or Grafalloy Red both offer a lower launching ball flight.
    Grafalloy Red is a good one from my experience.
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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    hi i've got taylormade r11 driver 9deg with stiff fujikura blur 60 shaft in it,

    can anyone tell me whats the best shaft for a lower ball flight
    I have a " UST Mamiya PROFORCE AXIVcore Tour Green driver Shaft " 85g, X stiff flex with a tour velvet grip that has an R9 sleeve which fits an R11 driver.

    This shaft will reduce the flight height of your ball dramatically.

    £70 including postage if you want it.



    i'll get back to u in a couple of days going to try a few shafts tomorrow
    taylormade r11 tp 9 deg stiff driver
    taylormade r11 15.5 deg 3 stiff wood
    taylormade 11 21 deg stiff rescue
    taylormade r9 irons 5-sw
    taylormade ghost tm110 putter
    taylormade staff bag
    skycaddie sgx
    clicgear 3.0 trolley
    handicap 16

    http://www.stratfordoaks.co.uk

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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    hi i've got taylormade r11 driver 9deg with stiff fujikura blur 60 shaft in it,

    can anyone tell me whats the best shaft for a lower ball flight
    I have a " UST Mamiya PROFORCE AXIVcore Tour Green driver Shaft " 85g, X stiff flex with a tour velvet grip that has an R9 sleeve which fits an R11 driver.

    This shaft will reduce the flight height of your ball dramatically.

    £70 including postage if you want it.



    i'll get back to u in a couple of days going to try a few shafts tomorrow
    Hi Dean,

    No worries matey,

    It is sitting in my garage if you need it.
    Whats in my bag
    DRIVER - TM R9 SUPERDEEP 8.5* with diamana whiteboard 73 stiff shaft
    WILSON DEEP RED 1 IRON
    TM R9 IRONS 3-PW
    CG15 WEDGES 48* 52* 56*
    SCOTTY CIRCA 62 #2 PUTTER
    Handicap 9.4

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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    X flex is going to need a pretty fast swing on it, or every thing will go low, but right.
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    Re: best shaft for low ball flight

    RIP or Grafalloy Red both offer a lower launching ball flight.
    Grafalloy Red is a good one from my experience.
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