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The 54 is a sand wedge, SWs have a higher bounce to get the ball out of sand easier.

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What is the best Golf club to use as a sandwedge?

A 54-56 degree wedge, with 8-12 degrees of bounce.


What degree is a tw wedge?

Depends which one it is, Nike wedges usually come 52, 54, 56, 58 and 60 degrees with usually 2 bounce angles.


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Depends on player and conditions, but around 80-110 yards.


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What is the difference in loft for sand wedge and pitching wedge?

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