Ping g410 driver head won’t come off...any suggestions?

yarrdyarrd Members Posts: 18 ✭✭

Hi y’all,
Looking forward to trying out the 410. However I’m not able to separate the head from the shaft to do some tweaking after loosening the bolt. It’s super tight! Any suggestions? Do I have a dud?

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  • shellbmbshellbmb Members Posts: 232 ✭✭

    I reshafted a friend's G410 and it was hard to separate as well. Nothing special to get it off, but just some wiggling, tapping the butt end of the shaft on the ground, or other vibrations to help loosen it up. It finally came off.

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  • 76mpg76mpg Members Posts: 309 ✭✭

    Loosen the bolt as much as possible then gently tap the grip against the front edge of a stair/step while holding the head.

  • Ty_WebbTy_Webb Members Posts: 2,914 ✭✭

    I had a similar issue with my G30. Based on what I read on here, I undid the bolt, turned the club upside down and dropped it on the grip end of the club from about 6" in the air. The head came right off after that.

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  • Golf64Golf64 Go Habs Go! Ontario, CanadaMembers Posts: 7,706 ✭✭

    During fittings I have the same problem. I just tap the butt end on the ground, she comes loose.

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  • fkim011fkim011 Official Club Whore Irvine, CaliforniaMembers Posts: 748 ✭✭

    I wouldn't take the bolt off for fear of it falling off and hitting the floor. I would loosen it 50% and have the butt end go at it with the floor.

  • denkeadenkea Members Posts: 371 ✭✭

    Or ~~~~ Tap the head of the club on the grass or a carpeted area.

  • lawsonmanlawsonman Members Posts: 5,166 ✭✭

    Or take the wrench and tap the hosel.

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