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Graphite sticks are much lighter and they can flex much more.

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Q: What is the difference between a wood hockey stick and a graphite hockey stick?
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What is the difference between wood blades and graphite?

A wood hockey stick has less whip effect than a graphite stick and will break easier at the heel. A choice between the two is made based on a personal like or dislike by a player. Of course the price may also ome into the choice , as a graphite stick will cost as much as 4 times that of a wood stick.

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What is the difference between an indoor and outdoor field hockey stick?

There is not much difference in the design of Indoor and Outdoor Hockey sticks, The indoor hockey stick tend to be thinner, generally made of wood and more lightweight as the field of play is smaller and in less need of restriction on playing the ball with the stick, the outdoor hockey sticks tends to be thicker and more ridged to create more resistence thus propelling the ball further.

How heavy is a hockey stick?

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