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G5 or TE Exotics
Going to purchase a 3-wood over the holidays. I'm a 7-handicap with a driver swingspeed in the low 100's. I have narrowed my choices to a Ping G5 (Aldila NVS) or Tour Edge Exotics (Fujikura Exotics stiff). I have always played Callaway drivers and FW's. I'm playing the FT-3 driver with an NVS 65S. Any advice or opinions would be greatly appreciated !

TaylorMade M2 (9.5*)
Exotics CB5 (15*)
TM Rescue TP (19*)
Mizuno JPX 850 Forged (4-GW)
PING Anser Forged (54*,58*)
PING Vintage Pal 2 (35")

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Going to purchase a 3-wood over the holidays. I'm a 7-handicap with a driver swingspeed in the low 100's. I have narrowed my choices to a Ping G5 (Aldila NVS) or Tour Edge Exotics (Fujikura Exotics stiff). I have always played Callaway drivers and FW's. I'm playing the FT-3 driver with an NVS 65S. Any advice or opinions would be greatly appreciated !

 

 

I bought an Exotics 13 degree last summer after a demo day of at least 10 manufacturers. The Exotics was the best of breed. Also, before you get the 15 degree, try the 13 degree. The weighting on the Exotic FW wood is such that it allows very good trajectory on the 13 degree. In essence, because they have put weight saved from the welding process to the sole, you can get traditional clubs 15 degree flight from the 13 degree Exotic and also pick up more distance. My swing speed is about 107 and index is low single digits.

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The majority vote was correct. I hit them both and Exotics was far superior. That is saying a lot because I am a Ping fanatic. TE Exotics is worth every penny of their price !!!

TaylorMade M2 (9.5*)
Exotics CB5 (15*)
TM Rescue TP (19*)
Mizuno JPX 850 Forged (4-GW)
PING Anser Forged (54*,58*)
PING Vintage Pal 2 (35")

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