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Easiest most forgiving fairway wood to get way up into the air from the fairway? GO!


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#1 preshotroutine

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 03:45 PM

Easiest most forgiving fairway wood to get way up into the air from the fairway? GO!

Edited by preshotroutine, 04 January 2013 - 03:54 PM.


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Posted 04 January 2013 - 03:48 PM

I'll assume from the fariway and not off a tee.

K15/G20

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:02 PM

g20 stupid easy.

also had awesome results with Cobra S1 fws even though it has a taller face than you see today.  Come to think of it I liked every Cobra equipment I ever owned.
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:02 PM

I tried a Squareway Tour 15° for a little bit & that thing got it up quick off the deck. I really liked it but just a little big compared to what I'm used to & wanted a more compact head. I'm not sure the tour Squareway woods are easy to find but I'm sure the regular ones are around for a cheap deal.
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:06 PM

Has to be: The Perfect Club. :ninja:
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:25 PM

The one with the most loft.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:38 PM

Ping K15.  It's 16* and very easy to launch.  Leave the 14 and 15* 3 woods to the pros.  BTW - Tiger carries a 16* 3 wood.

Also....going with a more flexible shaft will also help launching from the fairway.

Edited by 596, 04 January 2013 - 08:31 PM.


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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:44 PM

TEE Trilogy fits the bill exactly.  As a bonus, they can be picked up new or used very inexpensively.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:53 PM

4 wood in the variety of your choosing - I carry an older Adams 4 wood myself.
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 04:57 PM

Adams Speedline LP. Incredibly easy to get it in the air from tee or turf.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 05:03 PM

I'd say any 7 wood with a low CG.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 05:07 PM

K15
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G15
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 05:40 PM

K15 followed closely by G20, at least for me.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 05:50 PM

Ping Rapture V2, at least for me.
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 05:52 PM

910F 3 & 5 wood paired with a Blueboard 83...best I've come across thus far


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Posted 04 January 2013 - 06:02 PM

I had problem hitting fairway woods until I tried the Nike VRS 15*.  Easiest fairway to hit long and straight.
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 07:33 PM

TEE XCG-5 with tour ad 40 shaft

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 07:35 PM

Taylormade R7 TP 15°

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 07:43 PM

 596, on 04 January 2013 - 04:38 PM, said:



Also....going with less flex in the shaft will also help launching from the fairway.

Are you saying a stiff flex is easier to launch from the fairway than a regular flex?
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 08:01 PM

The K15 has to be one of the best fairway woods ever made. Callaway has made a 3 wood in 16* loft the last few years in there Diablo series.


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Posted 04 January 2013 - 08:16 PM

R11 ti fw.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 08:26 PM

Hit the mizuno 825 yesterday:Forgiving,high and long!

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 08:30 PM

 propman, on 04 January 2013 - 07:43 PM, said:

 596, on 04 January 2013 - 04:38 PM, said:

Also....going with less flex in the shaft will also help launching from the fairway.

Are you saying a stiff flex is easier to launch from the fairway than a regular flex?

Sorry, getting old.....that's *ss backwards.  A regular flex will be easier to launch then a stiff flex.

Fixed it in the above post.

Edited by 596, 04 January 2013 - 08:32 PM.


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Posted 04 January 2013 - 08:53 PM

Another for the G20

Very low/wide profile. Lots of confidence at address.

Off the tee however... Must tee it down or you will pop it up.
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Posted 04 January 2013 - 09:14 PM

I was hoping nobody would recommend the Titleist 910f as the easiest to hit off the deck and get up in the air.  In my trials, I haven't found many harder clubs to do so with.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 09:18 PM

Adams 18* Super XTD

Adams Insight Bul SS/TI 18*

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 09:25 PM

K15 nuff said.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 09:26 PM

K15

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 09:39 PM

Speedline LP, ridiculously easy.

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Posted 04 January 2013 - 10:10 PM

No doubt in my mind.

Ping K15.

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