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46 or 47 inch drivers... any suggestions?

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Hey all,

I have always played a 44.5 or 45 inch driver but recently thought about adding an inch or two on the driver. The thought process is to get more distance of course. I know that last year's TM burner came in a 46inch shaft but when I hit those on the launch monitor I still hit it about the same as my 45 inch titleist 905T... 265 yd carry with approx 20 yards of roll on average. So my questions are:

1. Does having a 46 inch driver increase distance? If so how much?

2. Other than the burner are they any drivers that come in this length or do they need to be custom ordered? Are they any particular shafts that are better as a 46inch or 47 inch?

Thanks in advance for the responses... btw, i know.. the best driver is the one you hit consistently straight... that is not my question.

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i say stick with 45 you say you hit the ball about 275 you shouldent sacrafice accuracy just for five or ten more yards

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