Swing Weight in Golf Clubs. Change the Swing Weight of a Golf Club. Swingweights are match point. Similarly, our strongest tester had his swing go to pieces with heavier swing weights. Interestingly, the relationship between swing weight and ball speed was not as clear. This should add swing weight?

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Cobra bio cell + swing weight

GolfWRX – the world’s largest and best online golf community. The greater the letter and the number the heavier the swingweight. You are currently viewing the forum as a guest which does not give you access to all the great features at GolfWRX such as viewing all the images, interacting with members, access to all forums and eligiblility to win free giveaways. Half of our testers produced their longest shots with the lightest swing weight, but two were longest at D6 and the biggest gainer was longest at Swingwejght.

While the scale is basically arbitrary, it has survived to become the standard.

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Search Advanced Search section: But then its probably a little heavier that would subtract. Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. A matched swingweight throughout the set that matches the players swing and tempo should result in more consistent results.


One player was most accurate at D0, two were best at D3, another two were best at D6, and one produced his most accurate shots at D9. Therefore, a club with a swing weight of D1 is heaver than a club with a C1 swing weight, and a D4 club has a slightly greater swing weight than a D2. Adding tape to the grip will decrease the swing weight. Swingweights are match point.

He has contributed to a variety of national and swingwelght publications, specializing in sports writing. Information on Swing Weights in Golf Clubs.

Can Swing Weight Affect Performance?

Though the change from D0 to D3 only represents six grams of added head weight, each of our testers found it immediately noticeable. It is important to remember that changing cobrw of the factors listed above will change the swingweight swingqeight therefore the feel of the club. Therefore a swingweight of D2 is heavier than a swingweight of C8. Swingweight is something a lot of golfers have heard of but not many fully understand how it is calculated and the impact it can have on their games.

Simply put, heavier heads create more ball speed given the same swing speed, which is why you see so many manufacturers making their club heads heavier. The swing weight will be at the top of the column. I have great feel swngweight awareness swingweighf the clubhead, really solid driver swingeight I’m enjoying a lot. I’ve forgotten my password. I am curious how Cobra can list D2 when there are so many nice options like different grips, shafts and lengths.


Swing Weight in Golf Clubs. Similarly, our strongest tester had swingweighr swing go to pieces with heavier swing weights. Tips on Golf Swing Weights. Neither would be exact for D2 but that is a secondary consideration vs overall feel in your swing.

Rose has worked as a print and online journalist for more than 20 years. An example highlighted in red of this would be a 46″ club length with a gram head would produce a club with a swing weight of D2 to D3. Approximately 4gm decrease in grip weight will increase swingweight by one point.

Expert editorial reviews, breaking golf tour and industry news, what to play, how to play and where to play. Advertise with us Privacy Terms. The swing weight scale places clubs in categories with letter designations — A through F. The results for angle-of-attack were mixed.