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Hybrid Golf Clubs–To Use Or Not To Use

I got a question recently from a reader asking about whether or not she should take advantage of the new hybrid clubs. She had thought about trying them and caught some grief from her regular foursome. Apparently, her golfing partners were purists and thought she should keep hitting those 3 and 4 irons. So golfers [...]

9Mar2009 | | 7 comments | Continued
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Buying golf products on the web

I get a lot of questions on particular golf clubs from readers through email. A lot of these I answer directly through email and not on the site because they are particular to that golfer and many times to a problem that they have. I will continue also to review the big name products when [...]

27Aug2007 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Buying golf clubs, what should I do?

Golf Nut, I have been playing golf for about 14 months and am looking at golf clubs, a new set of irons in particular. I am trying to decide between a new set of Adams and a used set of Callaways. Any thoughts on what I should do?

11Jul2007 | | 2 comments | Continued
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Which of the new big drivers do you like?

There are more choices every day out there for golf equipment. It used to be a lot simpler to find what you wanted and what felt comfortable to swing. But not so anymore. Anyway, I have been asked a lot lately about the 460cc drivers and which one I liked. So to lead off into [...]

25May2007 | | 1 comment | Continued
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Golf Nut, what do you think about this golf club for a mid handicapper?

Hey Golf Nut, I recently have been thinking about getting some new fairway woods. With all the available golf clubs on the market, it is very confusing. I saw the SasQuatch clubs from Nike and liked the way they looked and felt. What do you think about these golf clubs for a golfer like me; [...]

27Oct2006 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Golf Nut, why do putters have a flat side on the grip? Do they have to have this flat side?

Like a lot of golf questions that I get, there is not always an answer that is “official” and easy to document. So here is what my research has come up with on this “golf club” question about the putter. If you find something different, post it here in the comments or write me at [...]

9Oct2006 | | 0 comments | Continued
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How golf club lie angle affects your golf shots.

I just bought a new set of golf clubs. For my irons, I was wondering how the lie angle might need to be adjusted. I have heard before, but can never remember which way causes a draw on your golf shot and which way causes a fade.

7Sep2006 | | 5 comments | Continued
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Which one of my golf clubs to use?

Hello Golf Nut. I am playing in a golf tournament that is a “One Golf Club Tourney”. What golf club would your recommend using and why? Thank you for the golf tips.

18Aug2006 | | 2 comments | Continued
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Which is better for the average golfer, graphite or steel shafts on your golf clubs?

Hey Golf Nut, I want to get a new set of irons but I’m not sure if I should get steel or graphite. I’m not that good a golfer and have graphite clubs now and I’m wondering if steel would help my accuracy.

23May2006 | | 0 comments | Continued
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What is the best way to use lead tape on golf clubs?

I just got a new Titliest driver. I’m having trouble hitting the high draw that I am aiming to hit and was wondering what positive effects lead tape would have on the bottom of the golf club. And where should the tape go to impact my golf swing the most.

12May2006 | | 7 comments | Continued
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A golf training aid to help increase distance

I recently came across a very good golf training aid that helps with maintaining or even increasing distance. It’s a simple golf swing aid and very reasonable in price.

16Apr2006 | | 1 comment | Continued
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What is the best driver to buy?

Dear Golf Nut, there are now so many makes and types of golf equipment on the market that it is very confusing. I am looking for a new driver. Are there any real differences, especially in the newer models? As a mid handicapper (19 handicap) which drivers should I consider?

12Apr2006 | | 5 comments | Continued
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How should I get the rust off my wedges?

Dear Golf Nut, I have some rust that has developed on several of my golf clubs, in particular my wedges. What is the best way to get this rust off?

8Apr2006 | | 4 comments | Continued
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Should I try a set of blades rather than cavity back golf clubs

Hey Golf Nut, my brother has a set of golf irons that are blades and said that he didn’t want them and would just give them to me. Should I try them or stay with my newer cavity back golf clubs? I’ve heard that these are the “top line” golf clubs.

4Apr2006 | | 2 comments | Continued
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Are there really slice curing golf clubs?

Dear Golf Nut, I have been hearing from my foursome that there are these great “slice curing” golf clubs that you can buy now. Are these really reliable and can they help me? I have taken golf lessons and tried golf tips from everyone I know.

1Apr2006 | | 3 comments | Continued
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Should I switch out some golf clubs?

Golf Nut, I am a 19 handicapper and am really loving golf. But I wonder if I am messing up my golf swing by trying to work on getting every club down perfect. Someone suggested reducing the number of golf clubs that I use initially until I get my golf game in better shape. What [...]

27Mar2006 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Some golf iron recommendations for amateur golfers

I recently came across a set of golf irons that I would like to mention. I don’t normally push any particular golf clubs on this site, I try to give objective information. But these clubs really impressed me and I wanted to pass this along.

15Feb2006 | | 2 comments | Continued
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Can you explain lie and loft in simple terms as it relates to golf clubs?

Golf Nut, I’ve never been concerned about lie and loft and if it matters to mid to high handicap golfers. Can you explain it in simple terms?

21Oct2005 | | 2 comments | Continued
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What are your favorite golf training aids?

Golf Nut, I’ve seen several golf training aids in magazine and TV ads. What do you recommend to help work on a bad slice? Do you have a favorite?

6Oct2005 | | 8 comments | Continued
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Buying New Golf Clubs?

I’ve only been playing golf a short time and I’m using a set of old, hand me down golf clubs. All my friends give me grief because of these old clubs. I am thinking about replacing them starting with the driver. Those oversized drivers are really expensive, any thoughts?

15Sep2005 | | 4 comments | Continued
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Where to find used golf clubs?

Golf Nut, I am thinking about upgrading my golf clubs by buying complete set of used clubs. Any suggestions on the best way and/or places to look for name brand used golf clubs?

26Aug2005 | | 1 comment | Continued
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Custom Fit or Off the Shelf Golf Clubs?

I am considering buying a complete new set of golf clubs. My question is should I buy off the shelf or get a custom fitting from my club pro and buy from him at the pro shop?

23Aug2005 | | 4 comments | Continued
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Should I get graphite or steel shafts on my new golf clubs?

I am shopping for new golf clubs and have been considering graphite shafts. I currently have steel and was wondering if I should consider graphite? Will graphite shafts really help my golf game in any way?

7Aug2005 | | 0 comments | Continued