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I am curious to see how far everyone hits their clubs on a normal full swing.

Here is my breakdown:

Driver: 250
3 Wood: 225
19* Hybrid: 200
4: 190
5: 180
6: 170
7: 160
8: 150
9: 140
P: 130
56*: 105
60*: 75

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Those are actually very similiar to my distances. I'd say that with a really solid drive I am closer to the ~280 mark, and a solid 3-wood closer to 240, but my irons are the same as yours. My wedges are kind of messed up but I rarely take full swings with them anyway so honestly I am not sure. My irons are old and extremely outdated so I would probably gain some good yardage if I could afford some new ones.

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Those are actually very similiar to my distances. I'd say that with a really solid drive I am closer to the ~280 mark, and a solid 3-wood closer to 240, but my irons are the same as yours. My wedges are kind of messed up but I rarely take full swings with them anyway so honestly I am not sure. My irons are old and extremely outdated so I would probably gain some good yardage if I could afford some new ones.

The only reasons you will hit newer irons further is either newer clubs will have lower lofts than your older irons (ie: a current PW usually has a degree from 46-48 and old clubs usually have a PW at around 49-50 degrees of loft) or you just can't hit your old clubs solid.

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Driver: 270-285 carry
3 wood: 255-260 carry
5 wood: 240-245 carry
3 iron: 220-225
4 iron: 215
5 iron: 205
6 iron: 195
7 iron: 180-185
8 iron: 170
9 iron: 160
PW: 148
SW: 118
LW: 95
Putter: In the hole

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Driver: Can't use it, Don't use it
3wood: 260
3H: 225-250
4i: 215
5i:195
6i:180
7i:170
8i:160
9i:140-150
Pw:125-130 (full swing)
sw:100 ( full swing)
58*: 75 (full swing)
Putter: in the hole in 1 or 3

working on having a consistant enough swing to utilize those #'s properly. Never know when i will hit a good shot or send it after the ducks to the right.

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Driver 290-80
17* hybrid 240-35
3i 225-60
4i 210-80
5i 195-90
6i 175-100
7i 165-100
8i 155-100
9i 142-100
pw 135-100
53* 110-100
56*90-110
60*65-130
These are all full swings.
The first numbers is what I hope to hit the club the second is when I don't hit the ball well

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When I really want to crank it, my distances are as follow;
Driver-290
3 wood-270
3 iron-240
4 iron-230
5 iron-220
6 iron-210
7 iron-200
8 iron-185
9 iron-175
P wedge-160
52 wedge-135
56 wedge-115
60 wedge-100

*Note-I do de-loft with a closed face so my distances are a bit inflated

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Driver: 220-240
3 wood: 210-220
5 wood: 190-200
4 iron: 180-185
5 iron: 175-180
6 iron: 165-170
7 iron: 150-160
8 iron: 140-150
9 iron: 120-130
PW (46*): 100-110
SW (54*): 75-100

My new irons just came in last Friday, so I've gone to the range a few times over the past two or three days for the sole purpose of getting these numbers. These are assuming I get a decent shot on the ball, which is easier said than done for me at this point :p

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D- 290-320+roll
18*h- 235
3- 220
4- 210
5- 200
6- 190
7- 180
8- 170
9- 160
P- 145-150
52*-130
56*- 120
60*- 90-100


P.S.- Trying to get most responses by a newbee post?? Lololol.

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Its pretty funny that if tiger woods were reading this he would think to himself man these guys hit the ball so much further then me and I have one of the fastest swings on tour...
Tiger woods distance

Driver: 285 yards (of carry)
3 Wd: 265 yards (of carry)
2 Iron: 245 yards
3 Iron: 230 yards
4 Iron: 220 yards
5 Iron: 208 yards
6 Iron: 190 yards
7 Iron: 172 yards
8 Iron: 158 yards
9 Iron: 142 yards
Pitching Wedge: 128 yards
Sand Wedge: 106 yards
Lob Wedge (60°): 92 yards

And why would you deloft a lob wedge?!?

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Some of you guys just kill the ball!
All my distances are full swing carry.
I don't mind being the short knocker here.

Driver- 265
3 wood-250
2 iron- 230
3 iron- 210
4 iron- 195
5 iron- 185
6 iron- 175
7 iron- 165
8 iron- 155
9 iron- 145
PW- 128
SW- 97
LW- 78

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Some of you guys just kill the ball!

Haha. Your even longer than me with the irons. D: 275 3W: 260 3I: 195 4I: 185 5I: 175 6I: 165 7I: 155 8I: 145 9I: 135 PW: 120 GW: 100 SW: 80

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Driver- 260 carry
2 Hybrid- 220 carry (250 with roll)
5 Hybrid- 200 carry
6 Iron- 185
7 Iron- 175
8 Iron- 160
9 Iron- 145
PW- 130
Gap Wedge- 125
58º SW- 94

Putter- 0-2 putts

Haven't really checked all of the distances but these are the clubs I use at these distances and I'm usually pin-high. Going to the golf clinics every wednesday, we are working on exact distances for each club. I'll re-do my distances if any of these are really off.

~RHPM

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Its pretty funny that if tiger woods were reading this he would think to himself man these guys hit the ball so much further then me and I have one of the fastest swings on tour...

???? Tiger can easily carry it 300 yards. I don't know where you got those distances from.

Also delofting is natural in a sense. The degree of the club is measured with the shaft even with the club head, but when you hit a ball your hands lead out in front of the club head which then causes the club to have less than the number of degrees it says it has.

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Its pretty funny that if tiger woods were reading this he would think to himself man these guys hit the ball so much further then me and I have one of the fastest swings on tour...

That's because Tiger swings at about 80% on most of his iron shots for control. If he wanted he could hit a 6 iron 220 yards. Most Amaturs swing almost nearly as hard as they can.

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These are the yardages I use as a baseline (sea level, summer heat), and I add or subtract off them given the conditions:

Driver - 300
15 hybrid - ?? (came in the mail on Friday)
3 iron - 225
4 iron - 210
5 iron - 195
6 iron - 185
7 iron - 175
8 iron - 165
9 iron - 150
PW - 140
50 - 120 (3/4 swing)
54 - 105 (3/4 swing)
60 - never swing full, only use around the green or from 40 yards and in
Putter - in the hole

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