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The only really certain way to tell is to have a club fitter put you on the launch monitor with several different shafts.

You can guess pretty well by comparing how far you hit a driver or 5 iron to correlations between distance, swing speed, and appropriate shaft stiffness. You can try some of the attached links for more info.

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What is shaft in golf?

Shaft is the handle of the golf club.

Can you put a new golf head on an existing golf shaft?

If the tip diameters are the same then yes. You will need to take it to your local golf shop and they can tell you. If so they will be able to put the new head on the existing shaft very easily.

How do you tell one true temper golf shaft from another?

There is usually a small sticker, usually metallic, it is located near the top of the shaft just below the grip. It should tell you which one it is.

What is a bubble shaft on a golf club?

it is a taylor made golf shaft that has a smaller dia at the bottom of the grip .

Does the shaft on a golf club have to be specificly right handed?

No, a golf shaft will fit both right and left handed clubs.

How do you determine golf shaft stiffness?

There should be some kind of label on the shaft that shows the stiffness. For example, if the label was S, the shaft would be stiff. If there is not a label, take it into any tour professional or club repair and they should be able to tell you.

Is the kujikura shaft a good shaft?

Do you mean Fujikura? If so, then yes, Fujikura make some of the best golf shafts in Golf.

Can you glue your golf shaft on with super glue?

Yes you can as long as you never change your shaft again.

What is best golf driver for person who slices?

A high lofted one around 10.5 plus, with a regular shaft. Or an offset one, the offset will correct your slice.

Trimming instructions for tip of a golf shaft?

You should simply mark the desired length, and then using a rotating saw and being careful you should cut just below the marked line. You should then use a sander to smooth off the shaft to the correct length, and then you are ready to put your shaft into your club.

What is more important in a golf club the shaft or club head?

Great question. If you are referring to a driver them the shaft is as important as the club head. You need to marry a shaft with the correct flex, kick point and also a driver head with a good loft for you or you will be very inconsistent and not get the best distance or flight that you should.

How important is it to select the right golf club shaft?

Selecting the right shaft can make or break your game. If you are not using the shaft that is fitted for you, you could be hurting your game. For a detailed answer on how shafts work, you can go to the link below. I suggest you go to a golf professional and have them fit you for a shaft.

How do you restore broken golf shaft back to original length?

Reshaft it with the proper length shaft, you local golf shop or professional should be able to do it for you easily and cheaply.

How long should a shaft be for an adult using a ram 4 v force golf club?

Correct shaft length depends on the height of the individual. It must be at least 18 inches and up to 48 inches in length, though a putter can be longer.

What is the name of a handle on a golf club?


What does an Aldila golf club shaft do?

Nothing it is a brand of shaft, the specs in all shafts differ

Would a stiffer golf shaft hook or slice more - Exactly the same shaft except for flex?

A golf shaft which is too stiff will cause a slice. This is because the shaft is too stiff for you to square the club face at impact. You can get custom fit to see which flex is best for you, as a shaft which is not fitted correctly can affect your game.

What is the best stiffness in golf club?

It is imposible for me to tell you how stiff a shaft you should use because I don't know your swing speed. Golfers who swing the club at a faster speed in the downswing (faster swing peed) will require a stiffer, and possibly heavier shaft, whereas a golfer with a slower swing speed may need a more flexible and possibly lighter shaft. Depending on how serious you are about golf, you may want to get a club fitting. If you do this a golf professional will help you find the

What is a golf club hosel?

Hosel is the the socket (or neck) in the head of a golf club into which the shaft is inserted.

What is a golf cart input shaft?

Golf Cart Input Shafts are like parts of the golf cart that's need to be overhauled.

What does the cam shaft censor do?

The cam shaft position sensor uses the "Hall Effect" to tell the ecu ( car's computer ) where the cam shaft is in it's rotation. This information is used by the ecu to fire off the coil ( or coils ) and the injectors at the correct time.

What is the correct engine oil for 1998 golf gti turbo?

cal vw or your local parts store and they will tell you.

What is the difference between a ladies shaft and a seniors shaft on golf clubs?

There is not a lot of difference . . . only in the name.

Why do you need to trim a golf shaft?

You might "trim" or shorten the shaft of a golf club if it is too long for the person using it. Basically, the club was designed for a taller person than the one wishing to use it, but it is often cheaper to shorten the shaft of an old club than get a new shaft or new club.

What type of metal makes up the shaft of a golf club?

Metal golf shafts are made of steel.