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.

* - - - - 1 votes

Fujikura Motore Speeder 7.2 X True to Flex?


  • Please log in to reply
9 replies to this topic

#1 webber

webber

    Webber

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,474 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 7667
  • Joined: 11/11/2005
  • Location:Danville, CA
  • Ebay ID:tywebber
GolfWRX Likes : 133

Posted 20 November 2012 - 11:54 AM

Just picked up a Motore Speeder 7.2 X (non Tour Spec version) shaft for a Ping i20 driver head I have.  Does it play true to flex?  I swing 108-110 and looking for tipping recommendations. Thanks!

Taylormade M1 Aldila 2KXV Green 65-TX
Taylormade M1 2017 15* Diamana B 80 X
Titleist 816 H2 19* Fujikura Tour Spec 8.8 S
Taylormade P790 4, P770 5-PW PX 6.0
Titleist Vokey SM5 50F-54S, SM6 60S S400
Taylormade Spider Red
Pro V1

Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


1

#2 pdaero

pdaero

    Hall of Fame

  • Lefty Boomers
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 5,719 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 56310
  • Joined: 05/22/2008
  • Location:Houston, TX
  • Handicap:0.2
  • Ebay ID:pdhch85
GolfWRX Likes : 248

Posted 21 November 2012 - 12:13 AM

Don't know, but am sure it would be close. If your tempo is quick I'd say tip it 1/2", if not, untipped. Definitely jealous of that stealth combo! Would love to try that.

Titleist 917D2 9.5* w/ Aldila X-Torsion Copper 60TX; Titleist 915F 15* w/ Tour AD MJ 8X; Titleist 915H 18* w/ Diamana S+ 90 X


Titleist 716CB 3-P w/ DG AMT TI X100 SS'd; Vokey SM6 53.09*, 59.07* w/ DG TI S400


PING Anser Milled 0 34"


2

#3 Hokie2k5

Hokie2k5

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,092 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 75551
  • Joined: 02/18/2009
  • Location:VA
  • Handicap:2.4
GolfWRX Likes : 133

Posted 21 November 2012 - 10:46 AM

Yes, very true to flex.  I have one in my Titleist 910 driver and it's factory tipped 1/2" (which they do to all their driver shafts) and it's great.  I have a very similar swing speed to you.
917D2 9.5* MRC Dual Core Silver TiNi 70TX
917F2 15* Diamana LTD Blue 80TX
816H1 19* MRC Tensei Blue 80X
718 TMB 4-W KBS $-Taper S+
SM6 50F/56S/60S KBS Tour S+
Cameron 009 SSS 350

3

#4 OspreyCI

OspreyCI

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4,292 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 108024
  • Joined: 05/15/2010
  • Location:Valley of the Sun
  • Handicap:10
GolfWRX Likes : 502

Posted 21 November 2012 - 12:52 PM

6.2 is true to flex..7.2 should be the same
PING G400 MAX 9* Tour 65
TM M2 15* Speeder 757 Evo TS
TM M2 #3 19* Fujikura
TM M3 4 Iron Atmos
TM P790 5-AW Modus 105
TM MG 54*
TM HI TOE 60*
TM Spider Tour Itsy Bitsy

4

#5 Rosco1216

Rosco1216

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,096 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 117052
  • Joined: 11/04/2010
  • Location:Oklahoma
  • Ebay ID:Rosco1216
GolfWRX Likes : 589

Posted 21 November 2012 - 12:57 PM

It's very true to flex if not a little on the stiffer end.  A 7.2X is a lot of shaft for 108-110 SS I'd think?  I wouldn't suggest any tipping personally.

Then again..Steve Stricker plays a 8.2X tour spec in his driver..

Edited by Rosco1216, 21 November 2012 - 12:58 PM.

G400LST 8*- KK DC Tini 70TX Tour Proto
Cobra LTD 4-5 16.5* - Xphlexxx Agera X
Cobra Utility Iron 18.5* - Matrix Black Tie HM3 105xx.
Adams MB2 raw 4-P - Nippon SPB x hard-stepped -or-
J15CB 4-P - Modus 120 TX(w/sensicore)
SM5 50*, TM EF Tour Grind 55* & 60*, X100
O-works Black 3T, Huntington Beach #8

https://www.instagram.com/ross.novak

5

#6 webber

webber

    Webber

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,474 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 7667
  • Joined: 11/11/2005
  • Location:Danville, CA
  • Ebay ID:tywebber
GolfWRX Likes : 133

Posted 21 November 2012 - 01:10 PM

View PostOspreyCI, on 21 November 2012 - 12:52 PM, said:

6.2 is true to flex..7.2 should be the same

I thought the 6.2 played a bit weak........
Taylormade M1 Aldila 2KXV Green 65-TX
Taylormade M1 2017 15* Diamana B 80 X
Titleist 816 H2 19* Fujikura Tour Spec 8.8 S
Taylormade P790 4, P770 5-PW PX 6.0
Titleist Vokey SM5 50F-54S, SM6 60S S400
Taylormade Spider Red
Pro V1

6

#7 JaxBeachNole

JaxBeachNole

    Juicy

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 3,647 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 30170
  • Joined: 05/29/2007
  • Location:Jax Beach, FL
GolfWRX Likes : 560

Posted 21 November 2012 - 03:21 PM

View PostRosco1216, on 21 November 2012 - 12:57 PM, said:

It's very true to flex if not a little on the stiffer end.  A 7.2X is a lot of shaft for 108-110 SS I'd think?  I wouldn't suggest any tipping personally.

Then again..Steve Stricker plays a 8.2X tour spec in his driver..
And tipped 1"
M1 HZRDUS Black
SLDR 15 TS 8.3
X2 Hot 18 Kuro Kage 80
i200 3 Modus 130
S55 4-PW Modus 130
Engage 52 56 S S400
Newport 1.5
WITB Link

7

#8 OspreyCI

OspreyCI

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4,292 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 108024
  • Joined: 05/15/2010
  • Location:Valley of the Sun
  • Handicap:10
GolfWRX Likes : 502

Posted 21 November 2012 - 11:38 PM

View Postwebber, on 21 November 2012 - 01:10 PM, said:

View PostOspreyCI, on 21 November 2012 - 12:52 PM, said:

6.2 is true to flex..7.2 should be the same

I thought the 6.2 played a bit weak........
You must be a beast!
PING G400 MAX 9* Tour 65
TM M2 15* Speeder 757 Evo TS
TM M2 #3 19* Fujikura
TM M3 4 Iron Atmos
TM P790 5-AW Modus 105
TM MG 54*
TM HI TOE 60*
TM Spider Tour Itsy Bitsy

8

#9 mosesgolf

mosesgolf

    Hall of Fame

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6,248 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 6303
  • Joined: 09/28/2005
GolfWRX Likes : 1577

Posted 22 November 2012 - 10:17 AM

I had a Fuji 7.2 x in my R11S and imo it plays true to flex.  My clubhead speed is very similar to yours.  It was in a 10.5 head fully opened and it GOES.  Low spinner howitzer imo.

Edited by mosesgolf, 22 November 2012 - 10:17 AM.

Ping G 9 Kuro Kage Dual Core 60 TS
Ping Rapture 3 Wood
Ping G15 5 Wood UST
Ping i E1 4-GW Nippon Stiff
Ping Glide 54 58
Ping Ug Le Putter 34

9

#10 webber

webber

    Webber

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,474 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 7667
  • Joined: 11/11/2005
  • Location:Danville, CA
  • Ebay ID:tywebber
GolfWRX Likes : 133

Posted 04 December 2012 - 02:51 PM

Put it straight in and it is PLENTY stiff.  The 7.2 is a lot stiffer than the 6.2.  Two totally different shafts.

Taylormade M1 Aldila 2KXV Green 65-TX
Taylormade M1 2017 15* Diamana B 80 X
Titleist 816 H2 19* Fujikura Tour Spec 8.8 S
Taylormade P790 4, P770 5-PW PX 6.0
Titleist Vokey SM5 50F-54S, SM6 60S S400
Taylormade Spider Red
Pro V1

Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


10



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

GolfWRX Sponsors