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Is this a contradiction? Possibly, but i've done some googling and can't find much of it.

 

Currently game the TS2 and love the feel, but I'm starting to lose confidence off the tee and think a larger head would help. I play the PX Smoke 6.5 in 3 wood for reference.


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The SIM ti looks to be pretty big at address and is def a low spin head.  The V2 is a bit smaller and even lower spin. 

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Not trying to be snarky, I promise, but have you tried just choking down a touch on a driver and making a 75% swing? Driver heads these days are seemingly all low-spin and forgiving, just to various degrees. I’ve always found a bunt driver to be a more reliable fairway finder than a 3 wood. Even as a higher-speed/spin player I never find myself wishing I had less spin on a fairway wood as then they’d be less versatile out of the fairway/rough or off the tee when I have a narrow distance target.

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If you can afford the spot in the bag, you can always just look for a strong 3wd  (13*ish) with a good shaft and off ya go.  The Sim rocket 14* for modern stuff would fit the bill for sure.  But it isn't going to change anything regarding your swing or mental make up off the tee.

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16 minutes ago, EDT501 said:

Not trying to be snarky, I promise, but have you tried just choking down a touch on a driver and making a 75% swing? Driver heads these days are seemingly all low-spin and forgiving, just to various degrees. I’ve always found a bunt driver to be a more reliable fairway finder than a 3 wood. Even as a higher-speed/spin player I never find myself wishing I had less spin on a fairway wood as then they’d be less versatile out of the fairway/rough or off the tee when I have a narrow distance target.

haha, not snarky at all!

 

I really don't like hitting bunt drivers/i haven't practiced them enough. i have no problem hitting a choked down wind cheater, but that doesn't fill spot i'm looking for. 

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TS2 - PX Smoke 6.5

3-W: Ping i210, PX LZ 6.5

SM7 - S400

Spider X

 

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the SiM Ti 3w is pretty low spin and the head is what i would consider larger than most. 

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I went looking for this and came up with what I have in my sig..Cobra Fly Z 3/4 wood that you can set between 13-16 deg. 181cc head for tee confidence but low enough profile to hit comfortably off the deck. Definitely a larger footprint 3 wood vs a mini driver.

 

It's not easy finding much decent 2nd hand at present but even so, you won't pay a fortune for one of these when they do become available in decent condition. 

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Another vote for OG SIM Ti.  It is only marginally smaller than the SIM MAX and low spin due to CG weight so close to the face.  It's a bomber.  

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I have a m6 rocket 14 degree that is a low spin beast

 

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On 4/13/2021 at 4:55 PM, EDT501 said:

Not trying to be snarky, I promise, but have you tried just choking down a touch on a driver and making a 75% swing? Driver heads these days are seemingly all low-spin and forgiving, just to various degrees. I’ve always found a bunt driver to be a more reliable fairway finder than a 3 wood. Even as a higher-speed/spin player I never find myself wishing I had less spin on a fairway wood as then they’d be less versatile out of the fairway/rough or off the tee when I have a narrow distance target.

 

This is what I do. Grip down on driver and take full swing at slower speed.

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