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Regular shaft vs steel in irons

Steve C

Will I get a different height between regular and stiff shafts?

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  1. Cathi, Titleist Club Concierge

    Regular, stiff, graphite or steel are all made to a standard length of 37.5" on a 6 iron.  If you would like your clubs to be cut to a different length, please specify that on your order. 

  2. Steve C

    I meant ball height, like flight. Thanks

  3. Cathi, Titleist Club Concierge

    :)  funny ......yes, in general, you would see the regular flex launch a little higher

  4. Ken O

     Let me be a witness and tell you that weaker or more flexible shafts, in either steel or graphite, will generate a higher launch with a little extra carry.  But if you are looking for more accuracy and control, a stiffer shaft would tend to produce a straighter ball flight, with a sacrifice of distance. The best advice is to compare stiff and regular shafts side by side and judge for yourself.

  5. Mark F

    Hi Cathi,

    Along these same lines, how much higher, if any, would a regular graphite shaft launch than a regular steel shaft?  Thanks.

    Mark F

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