We accept credit cards through PayPal. What else about the Nike caused you to switch? Most of all Tony believes in performance over hype and PowerToThePlayer. Our senior tester found it heavy and told us he felt like he had to swing really hard to generate any distance, and one of our middle handicap testers sprayed the ball all over the range. When we remove our shortest hitter from the equation, that number increases to 259. Adjustability is a two-way street.
Very good distance I hit some around 265-270ish and control The slightly deep face makes it a breeze to just give it a rip with no worries. They remind me of Ben Hogan now. How about making a profile for each of the testers? The S3 has been returned to the shop, and it was bought by someone else within the day! I tried to look at the face after every strike to more of less see where I was hitting it. Dear GolfSpyT, I wrote earlier under your Cobra S3 Driver review. Points are determined per shot using a formula of distance minus accuracy. Looks With the , Nike has produced a driver that really appeals to our testers.
Need a little different angle adjust your spin and this is legal to do during the round. While there are numerous other reasons, the grip alone is reason enough to place a custom order rather than buy off the rack. Like previous Nike drivers, our testers posted slightly lower average launch angles 9. I know that this sounds cliche, though I like how it suits my eye, just like the 9064 before it. What do I like or dislike about Nike? However, since I predominately play three courses where neither ability is preferred, adjusting the club is more often than not a band-aid for a swing change or more likely, flaw. So if the 430cc worked for me, I would bag it! The company was founded by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight and under then name Blue Ribbon Sports. It is built to win at the highest level, because Tour athletes wouldn't have it any other way.
I must say the Machspeed Round was a great improvement. Looks and feel are top notch, forgiveness is excellent and distance and workability are also well above average. And while certainly I get the whole 430cc, tour performance bit, the reality is the is for anyone who wants a workable driver that sound and feels pretty good. 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. I know it was only one round but so far so good. Maybe that has to do with the late fall release. The Variable Compression Channel increases speed at i To the one star reviewer that called Nike's warranty junk, you are a fool.
So in my disappointment and desperation I decided to go for the S3. Since the box was opened though, we can't sell them as brand new. Perhaps they anticipate less interest in a 430cc model. Detailed data for each and every shot for which we collected data is now viewable in the interactive portion of this review, which immediately follows the performance. In the I was hoping to find a driver for which perceptions would finally measure up to reality.
Nike will not be there when you need them! Honestly I felt the shaft was on the weak side of the stiff rating and also felt despite the middle weight status of the shaft, I did lose track of it during the backswing sometimes. The sole graphics while still attention grabbing have been toned down a bit. 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. All clubs in Value Condition are in 100% playable condition, which is the perfect option for the player looking for more bang for the buck. Additionally, Nike does not honor their warranty of their drivers. If you like a smallish traditionally shaped head, this one is worth having a look. Before I get to the last question, I untilmately decided to get a Titleist 909D3 smaller head and a Project X shaft.
I never thought I needed an adjustable club. Thank you again for all your reviews and efforts. Shows frequent to heavy use, but does not show any signs of abuse. And should you find you can tame the beast, there should be some serious consideration giving to bagging it. A PayPal account is not required in order to donate.
Nike went a step further and unveiled the Method putter, a club which stands on its own as a tool of precision and reliability. I got a little tiny bit of turf drag a couple times, but still managed to hit a couple shots 245 against the wind, which is fine by me. So when you hit checkout, please be sure to select a Standard Ground service option! Tony is the Editor of MyGolfSpy where his job is to bring fresh and innovative content to the site. However things are a little more complicated if you're looking at a set of irons. I thought of Nike as a game improvement club only.
How We Tested The 6 golfers for whom we collected detailed performance data were asked to hit a series of shots on our 3Track Equipped simulators from. I bought the I Mix because of this, but after trying a bunch of different shafts I found that once you get the right one, quit changing. Its supercharged design is balanced with a great feel and playability. Editors and journalists in the U. Capitalizing on their success in other sports, Nike has produced a full line of products, from Wedges, Irons, Woods and Drivers to apparel, footwear and gloves that have rapidly gained much popularity both on Tour, and among players of all skill levels.
Beginners and high handicappers will generally be better off with models shaded blue on the right, better players will tend towards model shaded blue on the left. This data serves as the foundation for our final performance score. What do you like or dislike about Nike drivers? As the largest online golf community we continue to protect the purity of our members opinions and the platform to voice them. Makeup: 1 Driver FreeShip: No Exclusion: Yes DropShip: No pd-rating: 4. As for the adjustability I prefer a glued hosel. Whether there are millions watching or just one alone on the course, Nike is there to make the extraordinary commonplace. More often than not, when I play golf, money, or better still, beer, is on the line.