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who has hit them or played them?
I have read most of the posts and I am confused about the playing characteristics of the TT Black Gold.

For those who have logged some playing time with these shafts...can you say that the BG plays more like a standard rifle or the PX...or is it some combination of both?

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You might be able to find some info here: http://www.golfwrx.com/forums/index.php?sh...7&hl=black+gold

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You might be able to find some info here: http://www.golfwrx.com/forums/index.php?sh...7&hl=black+gold

 

Thanks. I did read that post. Some have said they play more like standard rifles and others, like TheLastDon have said they are TTs response to PX. I am not a fan of PX shafts and was hoping that the BG shafts perform more like a standard Rifle with some refinements by TT that bring the ball flight down.

 

I guess the answer will come as more people try the BG shafts. They apparently don't feel as muted as PX shafts.

 

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they feel more like the DGold than PX, the flight is more like the PX, they have a very solid feel like DG but a slightly higher flight, they seem to play slightly stiffer than the DGS300's to me closer to a 6.0 PX, (just an opinion, no freq #'s) so I'm thinking of softstepping mine, very good shaft though

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they feel more like the DGold than PX, the flight is more like the PX, they have a very solid feel like DG but a slightly higher flight, they seem to play slightly stiffer than the DGS300's to me closer to a 6.0 PX, (just an opinion, no freq #'s) so I'm thinking of softstepping mine, very good shaft though

 

Thanks OBandPL,

 

The frequency numbers on TTs website seem to confirm your thought that a BG S plays stiffer than DGS300.

I know that you can't always judge a shaft's stiffness by frequency numbers alone[remember TMs Burner Bubble shafts that frequencied so high due to the butt stiffness]...but all the frequency numbers of the R flex BG start at over 300 and go up. I had one member tell me that a taper-tipped regular installed frequencies at 5.2 to 5.3.

 

If they feel like DG and not a PX but offer the PX ballflight...then they will be worth a try for me.

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