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Adams cb2 w/ c tapers

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#1 Valdre78



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Posted 28 November 2012 - 02:10 PM

Hey guys, I had read a post in march I believe about a few guys trying their Adams cb2 with c tapers. I just wondering if they were happy about their choice. I want to change out my stock shafts, and I know their isn't anyone in my area that really qualified to help me make a choice. I was looking and the kbs tour or the c tapers both on still. My 6 iron distance is right at 170 carry and driver is in the 260-270 range. I biggest issue is a high ball flight with my irons. Any input would be great. I had done a search already through the forums, but most people had just changed out their shafts, so I'm hoping to hear about what is was like over the season. Thanks

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 07:26 PM

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Posted 06 February 2013 - 10:43 PM

I'm interested in a knowledgeable answer here as well.  I have gotten the impression that the C-taper is for aggressive swingers only.  I have a smooth transition, don't put a lot of load on the shaft and have what most shaft companies would call a moderate or medium tempo.  I carry a 6-iron about 180-185 with a SS of 83-85 and have a high ball flight.  I just put a set of S400 TI shafts in my new J40 CBs and they feel VERY heavy.  Wondering if C-tapers or KBS Tours would be best and what flex?
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Posted 06 February 2013 - 10:51 PM

I switched out my stock kbs tour 90 shafts for kbs tour stiff shafts and found better trajectory. I still hit high but notlike the tour 90. I did have a set of srixon 701 tours with ctaper and found the flight a lot lower than the tours. The weight was the same. When the fitter installed the kbs tour shafts for my cb2s I felt sore for a few weeks but got used to it. The club fitters had to add tip weight to shaft.

Edited by michael.martinez, 06 February 2013 - 11:00 PM.


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