• Matrix TPHDe shaft
    Matrix TPHDe shafts

    Matrix’s new TPHDe shafts use the latest materials in a new construction that can improve ball speed, feel and stability, according to the company. Like its predecessor, Matrix’s TPHD shaft, the TPHEe uses exotic materials such as...

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  • Fujikura Speeder 757 Masters Shaft Limited Edition
    Fujikura Speeder 757 Limited-Edition Masters Shaft

    Fujikura fans, it’s official. Last year, Fujikura released its popular FUEL shaft in a Limited Edition paint scheme to celebrate the year’s first major. This year, the newly relaunched Speeder 757 receives its special “Masters” green and...

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  • Graphite Irons shafts
    Should your next set of irons have graphite shafts?

    The days of steel-shafted irons are numbered. That’s what golfers are hearing from graphite shaft makers, who after many years of trial and error have created a new crop of products that are breaking down the perception...

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    Show Stoppers: Day 3 from the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show

    The GolfWRX team is live from this year’s PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Fla. The “Show Stoppers” segment will highlight our favorite clubs, gear, and training aids at the show. At the PGA Merchandise Show, golf companies...

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  • Fujikura Pro Shafts
    Fujikura Pro Series Shafts

    Fujikura’s new “Pro” shafts are mid-launch, low-spin shafts that are designed to help golfers hit the ball farther by improving the “kick speed” they get from their shafts. Jeremy Butler, Fujikura’s director of sales, said the company’s...

    • Posted 88 days ago
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  • True Temper XP 95
    True Temper releases lighter, longer XP family of shafts

    Most golfers are familiar with the advantages of today’s game-improvement irons, which are helping golfers hit the ball higher and farther than ever before. But fewer are aware of the latest crop of  lightweight “game-improvement” shafts, which...

    • Posted 143 days ago
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  • Matrix Velox
    Matrix Velox shafts optimize speed through curvature

    Matrix’s new line of Velox shafts are designed to help golfers maximize clubhead speed, regardless of what type of driver setup they play. In the past, better golfers gravitated toward drivers built to shorter lengths, which offered...

    • Posted 192 days ago
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  • Mitsubishi Diamana White Board W-Series
    Editor Review: Mitsubishi Diamana W-Series Shaft

    Pros: Mitsubishi’s Diamana W-Series has similar launch and spin characteristics to its predecessor, the ‘ahina. Its newly designed butt section that gives the shaft a smoother feel, and it’s is the first White Board shaft to be available in...

    • Posted 194 days ago
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  • Mitsubishi Rayon W-Series 420x470
    The New White Board: Mitsubishi’s Diamana W-Series shaft

    Mitsubishi Rayon’s new Diamana W-Series shaft is the third generation of the company’s “White Board” shaft, a low-launching, low-spinning model that has been extremely popular with pros and amateurs since its launch in 2006. The most notable...

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  • KBS Tour-V iron shafts
    KBS launches ‘Tour-V’ iron shaft

    KBS has announced the release of its new “Tour-V” steel iron shaft, which is lower spinning than the KBS “Tour” shaft and weighs about 10 grams less. The Tour-V (known as the “Tour V2″ in its prototype...

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    Snedeker switches to a 45-gram driver shaft

    Brandt Snedeker doesn’t change equipment often, but when he does decide to switch he’s not scared to play something unconventional. Snedeker already plays one of the lightest iron shafts on the PGA Tour, AeroTech’s SteelFiber i95, which...

    • Posted 218 days ago
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    New Equipment Overload at the BMW Championship!

    We spotted an overwhelming amount of new equipment this week at the BMW Championship, so much that we thought it was necessary to organize them in a single story for your viewing pleasure. Check out the latest...

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  • black and white graphite design
    Graphite Design Tour AD DI Shafts in Black & White spotted

    raphite Design is adding to their uber exclusive and tour popular Tour AD DI line up a new color option of black with a white graphic. According to the company, they shafts will be available on Aug....

    • Posted 282 days ago
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  • KBS C Taper Lite shafts spotlight-1
    Tech Talk: KBS C-Taper Lite iron shafts

    With the name C-Taper Lite, most golfers will assume that the biggest difference between KBS’s newest shafts and the company’s original C-Taper shafts is the weight. But even though the new shafts are between 5 and 15...

    • Posted 316 days ago
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  • PX Prototype Memphis-1
    Prototype Project X Graphite Shafts Spotted

    Check out our photos of True Temper’s new PX prototype graphite driver shafts, which are being tested by tour players this week at the FedEx St. Jude Classic at TPC Southwind. The shafts have textured bands reinforcing...

    • Posted 319 days ago
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  • Shaft Frequency
    Wishon: Shaft frequency can be misleading

    Numerous times I have read posts on GolfWRX from golfers who persist in selecting a shaft on the basis of a butt frequency measurement. In viewing new shafts that come on the market, many golfers believe as...

    • Posted 412 days ago
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  • Project X 95 Flighted
    A Project X iron shaft for the masses

    No longer are True Temper’s Project X iron shafts reserved for only elite players. The new Project X 95 Flighted iron shafts are the lightest in the Project X family, weighing only 95 grams. They are also...

    • Posted 426 days ago
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  • NS Pro Modus3 Tour 130
    Nippon springs forward with a new Modus iron shaft

    If a company can manufacture automotive springs, it can probably make a pretty decent golf shaft. That’s exactly the case for Nippon Shafts, whose parent company NHK Springs is a large automotive springs manufacturing company. Mark Pekarek,...

    • Posted 427 days ago
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  • True Temper Project X
    Project X’s tour-caliber 39-gram driver shaft

    Certain numbers in sports have an almost mystical value to them, like running a mile in less than four minutes. Recently, True Temper broke one of those key figures — a driver shaft that weighs less than...

    • Posted 427 days ago
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  • Graphite Design GT
    Graphite Design’s new Tour AD GT Shaft

    Graphite Design has added to its popular line of Tour AD shafts with the Tour AD GT, a softer version of the company’s low-spin, low-launch Tour AD BB shaft.  The GT it a good choice for golfers who...

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    Latest New Shaft Buzzz- Hot new Shafts

    New shafts are popping up all over the place. Out of Tour GolfWRX has spotted many and members in the forums have spotted more. Here is a recap of the latest from both camps. 1. New Matrix...

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    Neon Yellow Prototype Fujikura Rombax 115i Irons shafts spotted at PGA Champ

    While these look like a brand new shaft from Fujikura they are a new paint on a proven product. Brian Cairns a PGA teaching professional at Fox Hills Golf in Michigan was spotted at the PGA Championship...

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  • kuro kage shaft
    Mitsubishi “Silver” Kuro Kage Shaft Spotted @ WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

    Spotted first looks of the new Mitsubishi Kuro Kage shafts. Click here to see more photos and read the discussion in the forums .

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  • ust
    LIVE Q&A with UST Mamiya: Ask a question for a chance to win a set of proto iron shafts!

    UST Mamiya and GolfWRX will offer an opportunity to all qualifying members to win prototype iron shafts from UST Mamiya. Michael Guerrette, VP of Product Research and Tour Development and Jamie Pipes, Director of TOURSPX Operations will...

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    KBS Tour Shaft for Irons

    The KBS TOUR Shaft incorporates an all-new player driven design offering a unique combination of improved performance and feel for golfers everywhere. Incorporating shaft technologies that maximize energy transfer within a firm total shaft profile; the KBS...

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  • spotlight
    Getting serious about shafts

    By Zak Kozuchowski GolfWRX Managing Editor Golfers know when they have the right shafts in their clubs. The results are clear. With the correct shafts, golfers hit the ball further, straighter and are able to swing with...

    • Posted 683 days ago
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    2012 UST MAMIYA ATTAS 3 – IS990 Iron Shafts & Grips

    by Spy Zinger Iron Shafts and grips from UST For the past two years, I have played that ATTAS T2 in my driver, and have found it to be the most consistent shaft for my game, round...

    • Posted 696 days ago
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  • tour spx
    NEW 2012 UST TOUR LINE UP- VTS, Attas Element & Attas 3

    by Will Peoples UST Mamiya redid their whole line up this year and we finally heard the details, here is what we found out. VTS They still have the VTS (THANK GOD!) however the Tour SPX has...

    • Posted 696 days ago
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    KBS Custom Series

    DEFINE YOUR GAME WITH A FRESH LOOK. Combining the advanced performance of KBS TOUR shafts with state-of-the-art premium finishes and decal technology, the KBS CUSTOM SERIES is a defining innovation for the modern golfer. Click here to...

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    2011-2012 Shaft of the Year- Pics and tech story on some hot picks

    Shaft technology is complicated to most. Kick points, tip section, torque, high modulus materials, single walled carbon nanotubes and the like make you wonder if we are reading the ingredients of Fishy Crackers or the specs of...

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