Whenever weight is added to a racquet, it affects three major variables: When the tape is situated under the bumper guard, strings need to be cut out if the estimate is off and needs to be manipulated. Register a new account. This provides a platform to pack in tungsten putty, seal it together with glue and press the trap door back into place. I like my putters head heavy and this was the best way to do it without adding and playing around with lead powder. Top professional players generally use clubs with higher swingweights than those of average players.

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Can certain grips increase or reduce the SW? Just set them on a countertop or table about a foot apart. Thanks I did not know it was a scientific device? Share this post Link to post Wdd on other sites. If the specs you want aren’t possible, the customization tool will let you know.

Information on Swing Weights in Golf Clubs. Johnny Tee Mississauga, ON. How long is the typical turn around time for something like this if I were to send it in through authorized dealer?

going to a shorter driver shaft and swing weight

Care should be taken when adapting to an increase in weight. Just as the pros use customization to create the perfect weapon, there’s no reason why you can’t employ the same principles and methods to gain an edge over the competition.


Might be able to counter most of it with changing head screw to black 14g instead of red 9g. It often surprises me how little the average golfer knows about swing-weighting. But I would like to add swingweight to it. Those who disagree appear to be a bit more serious about it.

Tiger does it for some tournaments. The only thing that I have found is adding lead tape to the bottom of the putter head. Lead tape to the sole. Sign up for a new account in our community. Remember, the net effect is to decrease the total weight of the club by 11 grams and increase the ratio of the head weight to the grip, ie SW, by 2 Swingweights.

Do grips have an effect on swingweight? – Clubs, Grips, Shafts, Fitting – The Sand Trap .com

Posted April 21, By saevel25Wednesday at Put a heavier grip like a jumbo and you can change the SW by 3 points to the light side. Fall colors pre peak. Im not saying that I think everyone should do it but I was taught golf by a pretty oldschool guy a former combat medic during WW2 to be exact and Ive swingweeight liked the practice.

By bigoakJuly 24, in Golf Talk. This will result in a 5- to 7-point swingweight increase. Raising ho sweetspot is advantageous to players who regularly strike the ball in the upper hoop.


Take your clubs to a club repair professional and ask him put in a different type of shaft.

I’d build it and try it ‘as is’ before starting to mess with weights in that you don’t know how it’ll feel in the first place until you try it, right? I know that there are lead tip plugs for irons but have yet to see them for putters. Establishing a reference point of your racquet’s weight distribution specs can provide a model for future purchases. Gilbert R Humble, TX. Swibgweight these cases, we’ve found going down a full grip size and adding a heat shrink sleeve is an effective and inexpensive way to tail-weight these racquets.

Weight added at the 12 o’clock location will also raise the sweetspot. To make a racquet swing heavier, without substantially increasing overall weight, you can add two 2- to 3-inch strips of TW Tape to the inner hoop of the racquet’s tip.

Anywhere else and I feel it changes the playing characteristics of the head too much. I am finding greater consistency off the tee when gripping adr on my D2 driver.