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Fubuki Zeta & Fubuki Zeta Tour


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#1 Jrolsen0425

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 08:15 AM

I am about to order a Big Bertha (not Alpha) and I am trying to decide which shaft to go with. I have looked around and I cant seem to find any specs on either shaft. I know the Zeta has a mid kick point and the Zeta Tour has a mid-low kick. I am hoping someone has some more info on each and maybe has hit both in the same head. Thanks

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 09:19 AM

ZT will be a little lower launch and it's flex point will be closer to the grip compared to the standard zeta. I felt that the Zeta was a little softer than ZT in stiff and xstiff.
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 09:38 AM

 TheMerryTex, on 04 February 2014 - 09:19 AM, said:

ZT will be a little lower launch and it's flex point will be closer to the grip compared to the standard zeta. I felt that the Zeta was a little softer than ZT in stiff and xstiff.

I'm leaning towards the Zeta X. What would you compare the Zeta X to?
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 09:45 AM

Hard to say... I know when I hit the ZT in x it was smooth, like an AD DI I'm currently playing if that helps any. Just as smooth feeling as any high end shaft IMHO.
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:28 AM

OP - have you ever played the now discontinued Fubuki Tour shaft?

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:36 AM

 dlefty, on 04 February 2014 - 10:28 AM, said:

OP - have you ever played the now discontinued Fubuki Tour shaft?

Yes I have. Loved that shaft.
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:42 AM

 Jrolsen0425, on 04 February 2014 - 10:36 AM, said:

 dlefty, on 04 February 2014 - 10:28 AM, said:

OP - have you ever played the now discontinued Fubuki Tour shaft?

Yes I have. Loved that shaft.

Slightly different feel to it, but if you liked Fubuki Tour, you will like the Fubuki ZT shaft.
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:48 AM

 dlefty, on 04 February 2014 - 10:42 AM, said:

 Jrolsen0425, on 04 February 2014 - 10:36 AM, said:

 dlefty, on 04 February 2014 - 10:28 AM, said:

OP - have you ever played the now discontinued Fubuki Tour shaft?

Yes I have. Loved that shaft.

Slightly different feel to it, but if you liked Fubuki Tour, you will like the Fubuki ZT shaft.

I just read in the Bertha thread in the Pre release forum that the ZT would be comparable to the Fubuki k in terms of launch and spin. According to Mitsubishi's website the K " allows golfers of all skill levels to generate the highly sought after high-launch, low spin shot shape needed to maximize both carry and roll". I've never hit the fubuki K
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:51 AM

So similar characteristics of a White Tie?
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:54 AM

 mguhler, on 04 February 2014 - 10:51 AM, said:

So similar characteristics of a White Tie?

I've never hit the white tie

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:58 AM

From my experience the Zeta is med/high trajectory mid/high spin.  The Zeta tour or more mid/mid.
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 11:52 AM

 J13, on 04 February 2014 - 10:58 AM, said:

From my experience the Zeta is med/high trajectory mid/high spin.  The Zeta tour or more mid/mid.

That's what I was looking for. Thanks!
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 12:57 PM

 J13, on 04 February 2014 - 10:58 AM, said:

From my experience the Zeta is med/high trajectory mid/high spin.  The Zeta tour or more mid/mid.

Correct on ZT, same mid/mid as Fubuki Tour as mentioned above.  OP, think you'll like the ZT!
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Posted 04 February 2014 - 06:28 PM

Zeta? They should have done Omega. Then they could be the Alpha and the Omega...
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