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I have tried to find some info regarding this topic, but does anyone use a weaker flex when it is colder out?

 

With my current club set up i felt like I was wiped out and leaking balls to the right by the time I finished my round on Sunday and it was mid 40's out, playing in the 30s was even worse. 

 

So I wanted to know if anyone drops a flex during the colder months?

My Mixed-Bag:

 

Driver:      :callaway-small: Rogue 9*, UST chrome 7F5T 

Fairway:     :taylormade-small: M5 3 wood, UST chrome 7F5T

Irons:        :titelist-small: TMB 3i &  :mizuno-small:MP-18 MB 4-PW

Wedges:     :titelist-small: Voke SM7 LTD Jet Black 

Putter:       :bettinardi-small: Queen Bee #9

Ball:        :srixon-small: Z star XV

 

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I play all winter too, but don't change any hardware. I usually allow 1-2 extra clubs to make up distances (depending on temp and humidity), and try to continue with my normal swing.

 

 

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No softer flex here.  Just take an extra club or two and swing as well as my clothing layers allow.

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Driver: :callaway-logo-1: Epic SZ w/ VA Composites Raijin 65 04

3w: :taylormade-small:'16 M2 hl w/ Diamana D+ 82

5w: :cleveland-small: Launcher HB w/ HZRDUS Yellow

Hybrid: :cleveland-small: 22 deg. Launcher HB w/ HZRDUS Black

Irons: :ping-small: 5i-UW G700 w/ X100 soft stepped once

Wedges: :cleveland-small: 54 & 58 CBX w/ Nippon Modus 3 125

Putter: :odyssey-small: Red 7s

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Same clubs I normally play and like the others I hit usually 1-2 clubs more than normal.   Additionally I will switch to a different ball something like an NXT Tour or E6.  

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Driver:  :ping-small: G400 Max 9* w/ KBS Tour Driven
Fairway: :titelist-small: TS3 15* set  to 16.5* w/Project X Hzardous Smoke
Hybrids:  :titelist-small: 816H1 19* set at 18* w/KBS Tour Graphite Hybrid Prototype
                :titelist-small: 915H  21*  w/KBS Tour Graphite Hybrid Prototype
               :titelist-small: 915H 24*  w/KBS Tour Graphite Hybrid Prototype
Irons:      :honma:TR20V 6-11 w/Vizard TR20-85 Graphite
Wedge:  :cleveland-small: 588 54-14, 58-12
Putter:  Bellum Winmore 787

Backups:  :bobby-grace-1: 6330, :taylormade-small:TM-180

 

Member:  MGS Hitsquad since 2017697979773_DSCN2368(Custom).JPG.a1a25f5e430d9eebae93c5d652cbd4b9.JPG

 

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Interesting...

 

Ive been trying to use a weaker flex in my driver this winter to see if it made a difference but I am all over the place off the tee.

 

Guess I'll avoid doing the same with my irons.

 

 

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My Mixed-Bag:

 

Driver:      :callaway-small: Rogue 9*, UST chrome 7F5T 

Fairway:     :taylormade-small: M5 3 wood, UST chrome 7F5T

Irons:        :titelist-small: TMB 3i &  :mizuno-small:MP-18 MB 4-PW

Wedges:     :titelist-small: Voke SM7 LTD Jet Black 

Putter:       :bettinardi-small: Queen Bee #9

Ball:        :srixon-small: Z star XV

 

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No to weaker flex. I do play a softer ball when it's below 40 and just club up.

 

Tazz

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In my :callaway-small: staff bag

:cobra-small: King F7+ Mitsubishi Tensei CK Pro White 60 - Graphite Tour X-Stiff

:755178188_TourEdge:  CBX 13.5 3 Wood

:1332069271_TommyArmour:  Atomic Irons 4-AW (reviewing)

:cleveland-small: CG16 Satin 52*

:cleveland-small: 588 RTX 2.0 56* and 60*

Sentio Sierra 101-M Putter

 

Proud tester of the Tommy Armour ATOMIC Irons 

 

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I play stiff shafts in the winter and once the temps rise and I loose 3 layers of clothing I play x stiff in the summer. Same heads in both sets, same putter and wedges played all year round. I'm 58 and nearly done with the x stiff. They are more accurate but lower ball flight. The stiffs are easier to launch but for that 3 weeks in Scotland we call summer I prefer the x stiff.

 

 

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