Jump to content

Welcome. You are currently viewing the forum as a guest which does not give you access to all the great features at GolfWRX such as viewing all the images, interacting with members, access to all forums and eligiblility to win free giveaways. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free. Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

- - - - -

kbs shaft reviews?


  • Please log in to reply
8 replies to this topic

#1 rebel13

rebel13

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 109 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 93865
  • Joined: 09/06/2009
  • Location:Los Angeles
  • Ebay ID:dcdunk3
GolfWRX Likes : 0

Posted 14 August 2010 - 01:19 AM

anyone have any reviews of the kbs shafts?


Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


Wanna get rid of this ugly yellow box? And remove other annoying "stuff" in between posts? Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

1

#2 rmiller_ny

rmiller_ny

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 144 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 13579
  • Joined: 03/21/2006
  • Location:Charlotte, NC
GolfWRX Likes : 0

Posted 14 August 2010 - 06:51 AM

Yes, there are TONS of them on WRX

2

#3 Twiggy

Twiggy

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,258 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 1331
  • Joined: 06/02/2005
  • Location:Connecticut
GolfWRX Likes : 6

Posted 14 August 2010 - 07:11 AM

Do a search in "The Wrx Shop" Forum. You'll find a lot of reviews and opinions.

3

#4 Gwrxace04

Gwrxace04

    Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 90 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 24496
  • Joined: 01/24/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 0

Posted 14 August 2010 - 07:49 PM

I've played X-100, S-300, Project X 6.5, 6.0, and 5.5, Steelfiber 110. I'm now playing the KBS Tour and find that the shaft is very stable and has great feel. I'd recommend that you try a set.

4

#5 tsur1

tsur1

    Advanced

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 348 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 57044
  • Joined: 06/02/2008
  • Location:USA
  • Ebay ID:tsurwr
GolfWRX Likes : 10

Posted 14 August 2010 - 11:16 PM

I would tell you to try them in a heartbeat. I played the DG S300's for years, and just recently went to a KBS Tour 90 stiff shaft, and I love them.

Cobra Bio Cell+ Speeder 757X
Nike Vapor Flex 3 wd, Diamana 70X
Nike Vapor Flex Hybrid Diamana 80X
Nike Vapor Pro Combo 4-GW X-100
Titleist 54* and 58*
Nike Method Midnight 6

5

#6 OCHack

OCHack

    Advanced

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 290 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 46115
  • Joined: 01/16/2008
  • Location:Orange County, CA
GolfWRX Likes : 1

Posted 14 August 2010 - 11:24 PM

It's something you need to get used to as it's counterbalanced.  I prefer DGS300 or PX much more but doesn't mean it's a bad shaft

6

#7 ZBigStick

ZBigStick

    Practice Perfect Form

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3,722 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 13111
  • Joined: 03/06/2006
  • Location:MCO
GolfWRX Likes : 322

Posted 14 August 2010 - 11:28 PM

How are you handling the difference in weight from DGS300?

I liked the feel but found them to feel a little light, perhaps it was the weight distribution.
Callaway XR 10.5 Diamana S+ 60
Callaway X2-Hot Pro 15 Diamana Blue 83
Callaway X2-Hot Pro 20hy Kuro Kage 80
Callaway X-Utility Proto 23
Callaway Apex Pro 5-A PXi
Callaway MD2 54T, MD2 58T PX
Odyssey White Hot Pro #7

7

#8 schwollo

schwollo

    Major Winner

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 1,100 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 37923
  • Joined: 08/22/2007
  • Location:Austin
  • Ebay ID:schwollo
GolfWRX Likes : 14

Posted 14 August 2010 - 11:36 PM

You definitely need to add some headweight to the club when you put in the KBS tour.  Swingweight drops about two points due to the thinner walls of the shafts tips..Mine went from d2 to d0

8

#9 kencanuck

kencanuck

    Some one please remind me why I play this game!!

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 1,301 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 25796
  • Joined: 02/20/2007
  • Location:Alberta Canada
  • Ebay ID:ken_canuck2003
GolfWRX Likes : 31

Posted 14 August 2010 - 11:39 PM

Great shaft...high launch but low spin...I like them a lot but struggle with them in the spring and fall when there is a lot of wind where I play.

I have actually started just using them in my wedges since I hit a lot of 3/4 and 1/2 shots and they really perform for me with these shots...

Ken
Hmm...Today the bag will be...

JPX 850 Fubuki K 70X or Fly Z+ w Speeder 7.2 TS

Mini 14*-Fubuki ZT or 3446-f-Matrix 8M2

Adams Super LSP 18* w Speeder 9.8 & Dhy Pro 24*

Machine M2A Long Neck - Mills Softail Tour Center Shaft

SRIXON 745 5-PW w Nippon Modus 130X & Mack Daddy 2's

9



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

GolfWRX Sponsors