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Hottest NON adjustable driver head.


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#1 unc=champs

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 09:56 PM

I'm looking to get a new driver to experiment with. I am gonna throw a Blueboard in it. What's the hottest non adjustable driver head to pair it with.


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Posted 27 October 2012 - 10:25 PM

Nike Vr LE is a beast 420cc I think and is probably the hottest face I've ever hit.
But I play a Razr Fit TA for the adjustability, easy to exchange shafts, and it's almost as long

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 10:33 PM

Nike VR Tour is the one that is 420 and is one of the longest drivers I've owned.  The Ping i20 is also very long.  If you don't want to spend a lot of money the VR Tour or Adams 9015d are great choices.
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Posted 27 October 2012 - 11:03 PM

I currently play a i20, and it is not as long as my old i15. That thing just bombed them, but it doesn't suffer mis-hits well.
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Posted 27 October 2012 - 11:23 PM

  • Taylor Made Superfast TP.  Hits low spin bombs.  The other day I missed it so bad and still got 260 out of it!


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Posted 27 October 2012 - 11:36 PM

vr tour and vr le are the two longest drivers I have hit a well, amazing nike gets zero credit, but either one can be had for a cheap price.
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Posted 27 October 2012 - 11:42 PM

Nike VR Tour and VR Pro LE.
Ping G30 - Tour 65x
Titleist 915Fd 16.5*/ Rogue 80S
Titleist 910H 21* / Diamana Kaili 80S
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Posted 27 October 2012 - 11:44 PM

Im a big fan the Cleveland Classic 310

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Posted 27 October 2012 - 11:48 PM

another vote for the i20
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 12:06 AM

Ping Rapture V2


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Posted 28 October 2012 - 12:23 AM

Aren't most of new drivers maxed out for C.O.R? Shouldn't all the faces be almost equally "hot"?



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Posted 28 October 2012 - 12:27 AM

Still game the the V2 Rapture b/b so that's my vote
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 01:28 AM

Some of the older taylornade r580 xd drivers are non conforming
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 06:46 AM

MP650.
JPX 825 Driver/3w
Anser 17* Hybrid
H4 3, 4 iron
CMB 5-PW
T4 52/58
Versa #7

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 06:47 AM

Cleveland Classic is the best I've hit to date!

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 08:53 AM

Chalk up another one for the Rapture V2. You can find them with a stock. BB, which is also a plus.
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 09:17 AM

Adams 9015D. It's ridiculous.
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 09:28 AM

RBZ bonded

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 09:31 AM

View PostAChapa8807, on 27 October 2012 - 11:42 PM, said:

Nike VR Tour and VR Pro LE.

This, +1.

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 09:43 AM

Ping i15, very long, but you better be good at hitting the center of the club face.


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Posted 28 October 2012 - 09:58 AM

PING G20

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 10:35 AM

View Postmukster, on 28 October 2012 - 12:23 AM, said:

Aren't most of new drivers maxed out for C.O.R? Shouldn't all the faces be almost equally "hot"?

Yes, however some heads have a larger max COR area than others so they would be considered "hotter" on off center hits.

If the OP does not care if the head is conforming, he could look at heads like the Wishon 9590L. As for conforming heads, I have personally gotten the highest ball speeds from the Nike VR Tour.

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 12:00 PM

Cleveland classic.
9.5 915D2 w/ Oban Devotion 65x
16* XR Pro w/ Oban Isawa 75x
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 12:20 PM

For me it is the adams 9064
hit is with so much authority
that when you find it
and it sees you, it is trembling.

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 12:59 PM

Adams 9088UL

GBB Driver and  XR 3 Wood
G30 Hybrids 17* , 19*, and  22*
XR 6-AW
Engage 56 TS and 60 DS
Putter Rotation among several

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 01:24 PM

gotta be the mp650, even better than the vr limited, and thats saying something. More forgiving and hotter
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 01:29 PM

Aren't all drivers now a days 'hot'.  Are they all not .83 COR by now.  Every post I read about a driver someone tells me how hot off the face it is, like this is something new.
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Posted 28 October 2012 - 01:45 PM

Hottest current head non adjust. is prolly the Cleveland 290 or 310. The Adams 9015D and 9064 are both legendary non adjust. heads that can be found dirt cheap now for an experiment.

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 02:20 PM

View PostWpgMike, on 28 October 2012 - 01:29 PM, said:

Aren't all drivers now a days 'hot'.  Are they all not .83 COR by now.  Every post I read about a driver someone tells me how hot off the face it is, like this is something new.

That's what I was asking as well. Yet, everyone has a driver that they perceive to be hotter than the next, without taking the science into account.  I agree with forgiveness being probably the biggest factor as far as the head is concerned, hitting more off center hits straighter with less loss of distance. For me, the "hotter" is in the shaft. And of course, the pretty!

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 03:01 PM

Would second the MP650 recommendation. Really a great, under the radar driver this year.

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