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What is a 7 wood equivalent to?

What is a 7 wood equivalent to?

The 7 wood is equivalent to the 2 iron that has a loft of 21 degrees. The 7 wood, however, has a longer length than a 21-degree hybrid. The 7 wood has a longer shaft resulting in it having a longer length than the other hybrid and iron clubs. The 7 wood is also equivalent to the 3-iron golf club.

Is a 7 wood any good?

A 7 wood has a bit more loft and therefore can get out of the rough more effectively. A 7 wood is a perfect replacement for a long iron or a good choice for a golfer that does not enjoy playing with a hybrid golf club. Overall both the 5 wood and the 7 wood are also alternatives to the driver or 3 wood off the tee.

Do any PGA players use a 7 wood?

Tell that to the growing number of major champions and big-name players who carry a 7-wood regularly. Among them are Dustin Johnson, Adam Scott, Bubba Watson, Max Homa, Louis Oosthuizen, Ian Poulter and Tyrrell Hatton.

Is a 7 wood legal?

No matter how much ribbing you may get from your playing partners, the #7-wood is perfectly legal and a viable alternative to a #3-irons and /or hybrid. I had foregone the #3-iron many years ago and like many fellow golfers have dabbled with various hybrids to ensure I had a club in my bag for a specific distance.

How far should a Ladies 7 Wood go?

between 120-170 yards
7-wood Distance Chart Depending on how far you can hit the ball, a 7-wood can range from 170-230 yards for golfers who are men. Typically for women, it travels between 120-170 yards.

Which Woods should I carry?

Most golfers carry at least a 3-wood. Many golfers choose a second fairway woods, typically a 5-wood or 7-wood, usually to perform shots of a specific length. Golfers should also carry a set of irons. However, golfers don’t have to carry a full set of irons.

How far can you hit 7-wood?

7-wood Distance Chart Depending on how far you can hit the ball, a 7-wood can range from 170-230 yards for golfers who are men. Typically for women, it travels between 120-170 yards.

Do pro golfers use 5 woods?

Of the top 100 PGA Tour players only 2 use a 4-wood, 30 use a 5-wood and 12 use a 7-wood. The lofts of the different fairway woods used by the pros however do not always match the standard so a 4, 5 or 7-wood of one player may be the same loft of a different numbered fairway wood of another golfer.