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Offset Irons: Conventional Wisdom vs Reality


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Off set and low cg means high and left just about every time unless you open the face and play the ball back in your stance. The only thing that makes these kinda irons good is their luanchability and forgiveness.

It's because they play a trick on your mind and make you rotate your wrists faster and flip through the release.

Offset has a very little effect on the shot. At most it causes the club to be a fraction of a degree more closed if you take the same swing, but compare two different offsets. You are talking about fractions of an inch in offset difference between clubs with a club moving at high speeds.

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