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My friend is just starting to get into golf, but he needs a new driver. He's looking to get something that is in good/excellent condition and a good driver, but no more then $100 shipped. I was thinking of something off ebay like a new Nike Forged 450cc driver for about $75 shipped. I was looking for thoughts and opinions on this driver as well as suggestions on others.

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My friend is just starting to get into golf, but he needs a new driver. He's looking to get something that is in good/excellent condition and a good driver, but no more then $100 shipped. I was thinking of something off ebay like a new Nike Forged 450cc driver for about $75 shipped. I was looking for thoughts and opinions on this driver as well as suggestions on others.

 

 

I was also going to suggest the R580XD. Very large head (440cc's) long and forgiving for the average golfer. As far as a specialty shaft, I wouldn't worry about that right now. If your friend is just getting into golf, the stock shaft would do just fine.

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My friend is just starting to get into golf, but he needs a new driver. He's looking to get something that is in good/excellent condition and a good driver, but no more then $100 shipped. I was thinking of something off ebay like a new Nike Forged 450cc driver for about $75 shipped. I was looking for thoughts and opinions on this driver as well as suggestions on others.

 

 

Check out the "Pre Owned" section in your local shops. A place like Golf Galaxy or Golf Smith will let you hit the club in the store.

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TaylorMade R580 XD is a great driver. One of the best TM has produced. I had a GBB 2 and liked it. Good no nosence driver. Either would be a great snatch.

Titleist TS3 10.5° w/ Tensei AV 55 Stiff
Titleist TS2 16.5° w/ Tensei AV 65 Stiff
Titleist TS2 21° w/ Tensei AV 75 Stiff
Titleist U510 23° w/ Tensei Blue AM2 Stiff
Titleist 714 AP2 5-9 w/ XP 95 S300
Vokey SM8 46°, 50°, 54°, 60° w/ XP 95 S300
Scotty Cameron California Del Mar 34"

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Nicklaus Airmax 440ML - I've seen these sold brand new on Ebay for around $100. My frequent golf partner plays one and I've hit it often - I like it just as much as my Launcher Comp. The Launcher 400 would also be an excellent choice but I think the stock Fuji shaft in the Nicklaus feels and performs better than the Launcher gold Fuji shaft.

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