Some guys who normally play stiff shafts put up better numbers with the 5. I find centre hits are easier to achieve and the resulting ball speed much more apparent. Just wish they put more emphasis on sound and feel. Sign in Already have an account? Yes, a tester or two did spray the ball around a bit. The Compression Channel technology appears to be working well, adding additional 'pop' at impact, and the penetrating, mid to high ball flight was equally impressive. I guess I will save the shipping box when Nike sends it back to me.
This isn't 30 minutes on the range with range balls, a pro looking over your shoulder, and an awkward conversation at the end about whether you want it or not. Posted 27 January — The alignment for the shaft-head is like you are holding it in your hand and standing at address. I First snapped the Project X 6. When using air, do is it difficult to make little adjustments once the grip is on the shaft? One's imagination can solve a lot of problems. Truly forgiving, never hit more fairways and never been more accurate with my driver. Despite the regular shaft of the sample club - adjusted to an unfamiliar setting - he was able to add at least 10 yards to his own distances, though a little wider right of the accuracy he was used to.
If he just avoided the topic at all, or said he didn't follow it as closely, he might have caught a little flack, but nothing like this. It comes with an insert that shows the different shaft configurations. This information, which we also collected from our performance testers, is used as the foundation for our total subjective score. Writing this review to post a serious contender to today's driving market. Whether there are millions watching or just one alone on the course, Nike is there to make the extraordinary commonplace. And not even enough time to warm up on the St Andrews Academy range the other side of town.
The feel is still quite solid but I think the compression channel takes the harshness out of the impact. Your email will not be published and is only used to verify valid reviews. The project x 60 just snapped, tore right off! About Nike Millions of eyes watched expectantly as a lone figure cloaked in red and black effortlessly urged a small white ball onto a green carpet of perfection, rolled for seemingly an eternity then tilted to a stop for a moment at the precipice of the incredible, showcasing a symbol known the world over, when at long last, the object of brilliance dropped into the cup to a deafening roar from the spectators and the artist who made the entire image possible: Tiger Woods. As they often do, the big hitters posted scores above 97. The club head's threads are undamaged and it would be easy to just screw in a new shaft.
Fortunately for us, Nike has never been one to take a heavy-handed approach to MyGolfSpy. On the high-end we had a couple of 8s, but we also had a single tester who went all the way down to 1. Detailed data for each and every shot for which we collected data is now viewable in the This data serves as the foundation for our final performance score. I play Tour Velvet myself, and i never had any problems with slippy grips. To save you some hassle, it does shows the alignment and battery stuff in the pdf link posted by Dark Prince.
To complement the stable of clubs available, Nike offers everything a golfer needs to pursue victory, just like Tiger and its newest star, Rory McIlroy. I don't know what you mean by the bottom collapsing? Kafka01 — My recommendation would be to get in touch with Nike. While it's easy enough to replace on the head, some savings have been made on materials and the loose fitting tends to make it too easy to knock off accidentally. From custom golf spikes designed by Tiger himself to rain gear fit for a rainy Irish links course, high-performance golf balls, tees, towels, gloves and bags, Nike outfits top golfers from head to toe and leaves no excuse for greatness to be achieved any day, at any time. In addition to his editorial responsibilities, he was instrumental in developing MyGolfSpy's data-driven testing methodologies and continues to sift through our data to find the insights that can help improve your game.
I was hitting power fades and still managed to drive the ball about 250-260 yds a couple of times at 270 yds. The new Variable Compression Channel reportedly increases impact speeds at more spots across the club face. Even those testers who were ok with the feel mostly rated the sound a point lower. Most everyone else rated the club an 8+, which to me, sounds fair enough. Once again, perceptions contrast reality. Would a new driver make much difference to my game? The styling all round looks very aggressive so we were expecting great things when we put the club into action.
The Variable Compression Channel increases speed at i To the one star reviewer that called Nike's warranty junk, you are a fool. Additionally, Nike does not honor their warranty of their drivers. This may not be a problem for tour pros that replace their drivers as necessary, at no cost, but it is a real problem for the buying public. The silver 'crescent' that was on the back of the club head has thankfully gone, but the design feature is subtly still there through a small ridge across the back of the head, which we think is very clever. But there was still a discernable improvement The only mild disappointment was in the headcover which comes with the driver. Anyways, this driver is awesome. Unlike other drivers in the Nike lineup, that model featured a traditional, non-adjustable, glued hosel.