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Top jdm driver shafts?


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#1 boycer11

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Posted 17 December 2017 - 12:47 PM

What are the top jdm driver shafts? Mid/high spin and launch?

I like the oban kiysohi purple 65 stiff in my g400, it is really long but I'm missing some left.

I am intrigued by the Quadra fire express, crazy shaft, bangvoo and roddio. I haven't yet read up on the different options of each and what would fit me best. My driver swing speed is 94-100.

Think i want to put it in jbeam zy-11 at 11* or 12*.

Thanks for any help.

Edited by boycer11, 17 December 2017 - 12:54 PM.

Ping G400 max tensei orange pro
Callaway gbb epic sz 3 wood
Ping g400 5 wd rogue black 7s
ping g400 hybrid
Epon 705 5-aw limited black kbs flt matte black
miura limited black tour 2018 54/58
taylormade jdm itsy bitsy spider
ping hoofer
tp5x

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#2 ian-500

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Posted 17 December 2017 - 02:59 PM

I'd recommend the Bangvoo. Although I've never tried the softer flex models(787 was my gamer), I think these are the best
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Posted 17 December 2017 - 10:50 PM

Quite honestly, I haven't sampled a significant amount of JDM driver shafts, but of all that I have sampled, I have found that the PRGR shafts to be exquisite. I'm a smooth transition, mid release, 105mph swing. I prefer every line of the M43 PRGR line. I'd say it plays a true S+.
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Posted 18 December 2017 - 01:56 AM

prgr shafts are made  by diamana or  fujikkura
jbeam 435, 9.5*--- 7dreamers 70xs
solid contacts 12.5---* diamana stinger 70x
(prgr egg 16.5* --- quadra fire express 75xs)
(prgr egg 18*--diamana stinger 71x)
(modart 18* ute--crazy ut 75s)
(honma di 21*--NS125s)
prgr- tr500cu--NS2g18x ss
fourteen mt28 proto 52/57 --NS 125s
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Posted 18 December 2017 - 01:13 PM

Here is a JDM store with a range of exotic shafts. i.e Fubuki, Aura, Phantom, Xanadu, Messenger, Feather.



http://www.one2one.j...ト&imt=ウッド用

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Posted 24 December 2017 - 10:06 AM

FYI, the Oban you have is not a Japanese shaft, it's made by a Filipino dude living in the USA that used to be a sales dude for Graphite Design

Mitsubishi supplies materials to most shaft makers so they use the latest and greatest in their shafts. The Mitsubishi shafts that are made in Japan, these are made with the latest materials and cost more than the cheaper Mitsubishi OEM Shafts.

Diamana BF, Diamana X Series, Fubuki J and V Series, and Kuro Kage XT and XM are examples of these.

You also can't go wrong with Graphite Design TourAD
Titleist TS2 9.5 Fujikura Atmos TS Blue 7S
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Posted 24 December 2017 - 11:40 PM

View PostBottleCap, on 24 December 2017 - 10:06 AM, said:

FYI, the Oban you have is not a Japanese shaft, it's made by a Filipino dude living in the USA that used to be a sales dude for Graphite Design

Mitsubishi supplies materials to most shaft makers so they use the latest and greatest in their shafts. The Mitsubishi shafts that are made in Japan, these are made with the latest materials and cost more than the cheaper Mitsubishi OEM Shafts.

Diamana BF, Diamana X Series, Fubuki J and V Series, and Kuro Kage XT and XM are examples of these.

You also can't go wrong with Graphite Design TourAD

So which tour ad is close to the kiysohi purple?

Edited by boycer11, 24 December 2017 - 11:40 PM.

Ping G400 max tensei orange pro
Callaway gbb epic sz 3 wood
Ping g400 5 wd rogue black 7s
ping g400 hybrid
Epon 705 5-aw limited black kbs flt matte black
miura limited black tour 2018 54/58
taylormade jdm itsy bitsy spider
ping hoofer
tp5x

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