what is the loft of a standard pitching wedge
A 56 degree is a sand wedge.
It is all down to personal preference the Titleist is by far the most popular wedge because of their design and quality but you should try all 3 and see which you prefer, my preference is Vokeys.
I carry a Lob wedge in my bag and it is a 60 degree loft club. It is one of 4 wedges that I carry. The others are a Pitching wedge which is 45 degree, a Gap wedge which is 51 degree, and a Sand wedge which is 56 degree.
nike sling shot oss A wedge is 44 degree approach wedge. nike sling shot a wedge is 50-56 degree wedge also called a approach wedge but is really a gap wedge... the oss is the only club that has a 44 degree loft. nike is the only company to make this club
Yes, they are a good club for a higher handicapper. But what I would say is, they are not as forgiving as some other irons such as the Ping G15s and Callaway X22s. You should really go get custom fit and see how you hit them. Make sure you purchase them from an authorised Titleist retailer.
Nike Slingshot OSS approach wedge: 46 degree loft, 65,5 degree lie.
A 60 degree wedge could be hit anywhere from 70-100 yards.
The 54 is a sand wedge, SWs have a higher bounce to get the ball out of sand easier.
Taylormade standard Pitching wedge is 48 degrees.