Does anyone know if this is true? None of the three shafts feel bad, but neither do they feel particularly exceptional. The R essentially is identical to the Tour driver that has been used by Retief Goosen and other touring pros. Model R pictured above right. TM was forced to pull thousands of non-conforming products from the U. And considering Taylor Made introduced the incredibly well-received Series drivers just two years ago, it’s even more surprising to find that the company’s improved on itself in such a short timeframe.

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If you hit the ball a half-inch off-center, you will lose 3 miles an hour of ball speed. Seeries has turned much of its attention to the sound of its clubs when they hit the ball, as reflected in its new Rossa putters and RAC wedges.

TaylorMade makes a play with R | Golfweek

Ping Anser F Ball: Expert editorial reviews, breaking golf tour and industry news, what to play, how to play and where to play. Spin is the enemy of higher swing speeds, because it causes the sfries to fly too high and come straight down after reaching the apex a. Then, by all means, try the clubs on the range. And that’s what we’ve done with the R and R, which generate spin for this type of player.


TaylorMade R500

These breakdowns can help. That spot’s right in the middle of the clubface, and when you hit it, you’re getting the full. The series will also have a new weight cartridge that will be adjustable for both swingweight and COG location. This should translate into more consistent length from the tee. HollandSenior Writer When Canadian Mike Weir was 13 he wrote a letter to Jack Nicklaus asking if he should switch from being a natural lefty to righty.

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Be brutally honest, how much better is a over a ? Both were quite a bit lighter than my previous driver, and the heads were large enough where I knew I’d make reasonable contact, even on my poorest swings. The inverted cone referred to is applied to the inside of the face. Will bigger really be any better for the consumer? Once the head size and COR limits come in I think we might see a return to years cycles.

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Please enter an email address. The R combines three innovative and proprietary new technologies with a thin-yet-flexible club face that nears the USGA limit on Coefficient of Swries C. A flatter, more penetrating trajectory results.

TaylorMade discontinuing R500 series?

A variable weight cartridge in the back of the head helps TaylorMade achieve specific clubhead weights. KZG has a driver Gemini that uses double wall technology that has already been turned down by the USGA, and rumors have it that Callaway has one in testing also.


Following a strategy used in its Series, TaylorMade is offering three separate models — the R ccR cc and R cc. As such, regardless of the type of shaft fitted to the head there are a multitude of custom shaft offeringsthe Tunable Weight Cartridge ensures that weight, center of gravity and sound aren’t compromised.

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Real solid to boot. Weir took Taylorjade advice, remained a southpaw, and years later also made the wise decision to tee it up with a TaylorMade Series driver.

Consult the Taylor Made website for an expanded list of professional players using the products. Not unusual in a fast moving business, but I wouldn’t expect significant changes all the time.

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