Adams Speedline 9088 UL
Posted 13 September 2011 - 01:11 PM
I was looking to purchase a new driver, after talking with the salesrep, I narrowed the choices to Cleveland 270, Burner 2.0, and this 9088. Simply, it came down to this ..... what am I hitting straighter, more accurate, and longer -- In that order. Granted the shaft in the Cleveland is unbelievable and the Burner 2.0 is only $200 at Carl's Golfland, but I just could not mishit this Adams Driver. Maybe it is because it has a "swing weight of D0, which is slightly lower than a typical iron (D2-D4) and significantly lighter than other extremely light drivers." Do not know but I do know this, I am out $299 with a driver that gives me an extra 15+ yards down the middle. My swing speed is 106, I was playing the old 8.5 Nike Sumo with a tipped V2 shaft (still my baby), I hit a high ball and can't seem to get out further then 260 yds. Not sure what my swing speed is with UL driver, but I am now 285 yards and straighter. Is it aesthetically pleasing to me .... NO! But it is all about the results. Now I am the proud foster parent of the new Adams Speedline 9088 UL, and ready to unleash this bastxxx child on my local golf course.
Edited by mysher, 13 September 2011 - 01:12 PM.
Posted 02 October 2011 - 05:33 PM
Posted 24 October 2011 - 12:59 PM
Posted 14 November 2011 - 11:05 PM
Maltby KE4-ST-F, Razr fit, MP650???
Adams Super Hybrid 17* Program 7.1 S
Adams A12 Pro KBS Tour 4-GW
Adams Pugliellii 56 and 60 DG spinners
TM Daddy Long Legs 38'
Posted 06 December 2011 - 11:00 AM
Will be be spending some time with the new ADAMS F12 LS head here soon.
Bridgestone J33 UTS V2 9090 x 15*
Mizuno MP- 33 KBS Tour X stepped
Nike VR Forged 52*, 56*, 60*
Mizuno Bettinardi C-03 Blade @ 33"
Posted 06 December 2011 - 11:22 AM
Posted 07 December 2011 - 03:52 AM
..there are many available in S or R flex on ebay..
Giga HS781 3W/5W/7W/9W/11W
TEE XCG5 3W/XCG6 4W/5W/7W
Adams V4 3H/4H/5H/6H/7H
Adams V4 forged irons 6-PW,GW,SW,LW
HEAVY PUTTER mid-weight K4 putter
Sun Mountain H2N0 stand bag
Viewing GolfWRX as Guest
Hi there. Wondering why this box is in your way from continuing to read down this awesome thread? Just join for free and you will never see it again.
Posted 07 April 2012 - 07:40 PM
Posted 02 September 2012 - 11:13 AM
Amen to that! I recently picked up the 9088, 5 and 7 woods for stupid cheap. They are all bombers. The driver is sneaky long. A good 10-15 yards longer than my R9. The sound is also something I really like, almost a fairway like *thwack* and off it goes. My first day out with it, I drove 2 greens (296 and 310) and one rolled off the back of a 294 yarder. Dispersion was really good, if it was a bad result it was because of a horrible swing.
Posted 02 September 2012 - 09:24 PM
Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:55 PM
The funny thing is, I saw a post or two claiming it was draw biased but I'm finding that I simply don't lose it left, which is my common miss. Come to think of it, I can't really lose it right either. Just baby draws and fades all day. Could be the Prolite HL I suppose, another surprise there; pretty solid shaft for the price.
Agree with others on the sound; a nice 'thwack' that is rather addicting and a relief with every driver out there being loud.
My only complaint would be the light head; 195g, would prefer something a little heavier so it would build to a decent SW at a normal (44.75") length.
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users