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.

- - - - -

Aldila voodoo XPP6


  • Please log in to reply
7 replies to this topic

#1 LObin

LObin

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,254 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 109732
  • Joined: 06/20/2010
  • Location:Montreal, Canada
GolfWRX Likes : 107

Posted 31 January 2011 - 05:23 PM

Tittle says it all.  Thanks !

Edited by LObin, 31 January 2011 - 05:24 PM.

Bio cell + / oban V430 65X
Adams super XTD hybrid 15* / Axe tour
TEE CB proH 18 & Cleveland 588 mt 21
Adams a12 pro 4-gw / C-Taper S+
Cleveland 588 rotex 54 / 58
Odyssey Versa BWB #7 / SS 3.0

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.

#2 justaman5

justaman5

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,250 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 26172
  • Joined: 03/01/2007
  • Location:Campbellsville, Ky
GolfWRX Likes : 111

Posted 31 January 2011 - 05:58 PM

I have one in a Bridgestone J33 8.5 loft driver. It weighed 71 grams in its untipped uncut length. It had a torque rating in the middle 2's if I remember right.
The ball will roll out big time when its dry. It has a very flat flight, and it is the most anti left shaft I have ever hit. I have a few other Bridgestones, and have had Fuji Vista's, Fuji 757, Aldila NV 75,85,95, Penley ETA, UST Axicore Black, and Green.

It is a great shaft, and I admit I paid 190 bucks for mine.

About a year ago though, when voodoo's were still hot shafts for sale.

Edited by justaman5, 31 January 2011 - 05:59 PM.

Bridgestone J33 8.5 loft
Bridgetone J33 15 loft
Hogan Redline 1988 model 2-9
Vokey 48, 54, 60
Scotty Cameron Napa Valley
Prov1x

#3 LObin

LObin

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,254 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 109732
  • Joined: 06/20/2010
  • Location:Montreal, Canada
GolfWRX Likes : 107

Posted 31 January 2011 - 06:11 PM

View Postjustaman5, on 31 January 2011 - 05:58 PM, said:

I have one in a Bridgestone J33 8.5 loft driver. It weighed 71 grams in its untipped uncut length. It had a torque rating in the middle 2's if I remember right.
The ball will roll out big time when its dry. It has a very flat flight, and it is the most anti left shaft I have ever hit. I have a few other Bridgestones, and have had Fuji Vista's, Fuji 757, Aldila NV 75,85,95, Penley ETA, UST Axicore Black, and Green.

It is a great shaft, and I admit I paid 190 bucks for mine.

About a year ago though, when voodoo's were still hot shafts for sale.

So, even though XPP6 is supposed to be a Voodoo version of the ProtoPype, the specs are different.  Lower torque and heavier.  
I'd say I'm a low/mid ball highter.  My numbers with my 9015D 10.5 / VS Proto 70X are avg : 11* launch / 2600 rpm / 168 mph.
I would stick it in my 9064LS 9.5 bent 1* open that I launch a little higher (12*) with a Accra XC65 bun want to tighten the dispersion.  My misses are usually left...
Bio cell + / oban V430 65X
Adams super XTD hybrid 15* / Axe tour
TEE CB proH 18 & Cleveland 588 mt 21
Adams a12 pro 4-gw / C-Taper S+
Cleveland 588 rotex 54 / 58
Odyssey Versa BWB #7 / SS 3.0

#4 markheardjr

markheardjr

    Member 141..Oh yeah...Snap to youngin!

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 5,724 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 141
  • Joined: 04/21/2005
  • Location:Torrance, CA
  • Handicap:1.2
  • Ebay ID:tourguyd
GolfWRX Likes : 794

Posted 31 January 2011 - 06:12 PM

Great strong driver shaft. As described above it is lower flat ball flight, low spin. Possibly the lowest launch/spin shaft made by Aldila. They list the ProtoPype as the lowest but they exclude the tour issue VooDoo Pype which should be lower launch and spin than the regular old Pype. I played the XPP8 in my 3 wood for a year or so. Very good, low spin. It was easy to dial in on the flag but the ball flight was too low to carry most front bunkers so I opted for a higher launching shaft. In a driver it should be a fairway finding machine! Angel Cabrera and Jesper both played a Pype VooDoo at one point in time. I'm not possitive but I think G-Mac tinkered with it too before switching to the RIP in his fairway wood (as has Angel, who still plays the Pype 80x in his driver!)
'07 Burner TP 8.5 w/ RUL60x
'08 Burner 14.5/17.5 w/ p9003x
Vsteel 7W 21 w/ Oban Devotion 75x
Srixon ZTX-II w/ Modus Tour125 X
Cleveland 588 RTX CB 48/52/56
Scotty Cameron SS Newport Beach

#5 driverwedge

driverwedge

    Well... Back to old faithful.

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,994 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 69034
  • Joined: 11/10/2008
  • Location:New Hampshire
GolfWRX Likes : 562

Posted 18 March 2011 - 04:52 PM

So, what's the main difference between the standard Pype and the Voodoo Pype?  Lower launch/spin on the voodoo?  I've got 2 70x and 1 80x Pype.  All in drivers and they're awesome.  I'm looking at the XPP7 and XPP8 and am curious how the two (standard vs. voodoo) actually differ.  Any info would be appreciated!

Mizuno MP 650 9.5*/ Cinnamon 75-X
Mizuno MP 650 8.5*/ Cinnamon 65-X
Mizuno JPX 850 8.5*/ DVS 80x/ PX 7A3/ Cinnamon 65-X
TI Adams 9064 8*/ AxivRed 69x
Adams Super LS Black 18*/ Redboard 83x
TI Mizuno MP 650 18*/ PX 8A4
BombTech Grenade 18*/ VS Proto 80x
Adams Super LSP Black 23*/ AxivRed 104x
MP64 4-7/ MP4 8-PW (6-PW 1*weak)/ DG X7
MP T5 Black Ion 50,56,60/ Black Chrome S400
Yes Abbie Forged Pro Series
Srixon Z-Star XV (Pre-Spin-Skin)
WITB Link

#6 LObin

LObin

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,254 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 109732
  • Joined: 06/20/2010
  • Location:Montreal, Canada
GolfWRX Likes : 107

Posted 19 March 2011 - 10:51 AM

I was told the only difference is the S-core tehcnology.  Same specs and profile.
Haven't had the chance to put my XPP6 in my 9064ls yet.  Hope it won't be too low launching and spinning for me.  I'm thinking since it's in the 60g range it should be OK.  I usually like shafts in the mid-high 70's.
If it doesn't work, I could always try to find a cheap SFTP 2.0 10.5* head later down the summer and stick it in.
Bio cell + / oban V430 65X
Adams super XTD hybrid 15* / Axe tour
TEE CB proH 18 & Cleveland 588 mt 21
Adams a12 pro 4-gw / C-Taper S+
Cleveland 588 rotex 54 / 58
Odyssey Versa BWB #7 / SS 3.0

#7 driverwedge

driverwedge

    Well... Back to old faithful.

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,994 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 69034
  • Joined: 11/10/2008
  • Location:New Hampshire
GolfWRX Likes : 562

Posted 19 March 2011 - 02:52 PM

View PostLObin, on 19 March 2011 - 10:51 AM, said:

I was told the only difference is the S-core tehcnology.  Same specs and profile.
Haven't had the chance to put my XPP6 in my 9064ls yet.  Hope it won't be too low launching and spinning for me.  I'm thinking since it's in the 60g range it should be OK.  I usually like shafts in the mid-high 70's.
If it doesn't work, I could always try to find a cheap SFTP 2.0 10.5* head later down the summer and stick it in.


Thanks!  I appreciate the info.  Now the inner Ho in me wants to know if I "need" another Pype.  By the way, depending on the loft of your 9064, that XPP6 should be great!  I've got an 80x in my 5.5* LD and it's crazy good- maybe too good as I flat spotted the face after under 20 hits on a brand new head!
Mizuno MP 650 9.5*/ Cinnamon 75-X
Mizuno MP 650 8.5*/ Cinnamon 65-X
Mizuno JPX 850 8.5*/ DVS 80x/ PX 7A3/ Cinnamon 65-X
TI Adams 9064 8*/ AxivRed 69x
Adams Super LS Black 18*/ Redboard 83x
TI Mizuno MP 650 18*/ PX 8A4
BombTech Grenade 18*/ VS Proto 80x
Adams Super LSP Black 23*/ AxivRed 104x
MP64 4-7/ MP4 8-PW (6-PW 1*weak)/ DG X7
MP T5 Black Ion 50,56,60/ Black Chrome S400
Yes Abbie Forged Pro Series
Srixon Z-Star XV (Pre-Spin-Skin)
WITB Link

#8 Ridge

Ridge

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 185 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 70382
  • Joined: 12/07/2008
  • Location:North Palm Beach, Florida / Chicago
GolfWRX Likes : 2

Posted 07 July 2011 - 11:17 PM

I have the XPP6 in my 8.5* 9015d.  It is outstanding! it does launch lower than other setups I have but not a lot of spin.  I played it for 3 years and then "upgraded" to the 9064 (9.5*) which currently has a PX 7A3 in it.  I am now back to the 9015d as I like the open face and the overall feel of it much better.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

GolfWRX Sponsors