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I hit my G400 Max with a Ping Tour shaft in X Flex very well.  

 

Should I be using the same flex in my 5W?  I've heard differing opinions, what do you guys say?  Some say go softer, same say same.  Most PGA tour guys are the same, I'd say. 

 

Does anybody have the specs on the Ping Tour shafts?

 

I will not be able to get fitted before purchasing...thanks for your help!👍

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IMO, they are such similar clubs that I think you'd be doing yourself a disservice if you changed what already works so well for you. You'll be second guessing your decision the moment you mishit the 5 wood with a different shaft in it. At least I would

 

I've always enjoyed the ping tour shaft as well. The ping site say the x-stiff is low launch and the stiff is low-mid, which you may already know. There are a lot of threads talking about that shaft and if I remember correctly, it is always highly regarded, particularly as a stock offering

 

 

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If I play a stiff shaft in driver, I’ll go with a regular for a little higher launch in my 3 wood on occasion, but usually I play the same flex. Because the ping Tour is a ~65 or a ~75 gram shaft, it weighs less in a fairway wood than driver usually, so that might also slightly increase launch. 
It supposedly is based on the UST Chrome Elements shaft and is one of the better stock offerings out there. 

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I have the 410 5 wood with the tour shaft.   Tried a number of others and it worked best for me.   I a, sure results will vary for people.    This shaft is one of the budget upgrades (or maybe better to say shaft from the manufacturer) that gets good reviews on TXG.

Ping G400 10.5* - Ping Tour 65
Ping G410  17.5* and 20.5* Tour stiff
Ping I25 5-pw - CFS S Cushin +1/4
Ping Glide 3.0 52/58 SS
Ping Redwood Anser - Starshot Finish

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