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Clubbing up for cut shots

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I've been dabbling with cut shots and draws on the range and am curious as to how many clubs you guys go up when hitting a cut shot? For 150 my normal club is an 8 but for a cut I need a 6. Does anyone else club up for this shot?

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If I over cut/slice it usually takes a clubs worth of distance away. But if I try to hit a little baby cut it usually goes just as far as my normal stock shot. I can sometimes hit a push cut (some call a power fade) and I can hit it further than a draw. Caveats: I'm not super consistent with these shots so please keep in mind I'm only talking about the successful attempts :-)

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