Decent club that gets the ball out there. Been using this since inception and every year I tell myself it’s time for a new driver. The standard shaft is the Mitsubishi Diamana 83, but you can custom order either the Fujikura Speeder or Six shafts as well. I just bought this club, and based on what I am reading here I think I made the right choice. The r5 features a cc clubhead to help increase MOI and minimize the penalty in hitting shots off-center. The TaylorMade r5 Dual drivers incorporate design elements from the successful r7 Quad drivers in a bigger clubhead. Not one of them has had the consistency of distance and direction of the old favourite.

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I found the left rough a few too many times with the draw setting.

I did not realize at the time what I had just bought because I did not realize that this club had a closed face specifically to adress this problem and hit it straight the first time I swung it, but now that I have corected the problem that was causing me to slice my Adams it seems that I am always hitting either a draw or a hook with the adjuust and am back to tylormade the adams for straighter drives and more distance.

Heavier weight on the inside of the club provides draw enhancement, heavier toe weight enhances a fade.

TaylorMade r5 Dual Driver Review – Golfalot

If that doesnt straighten your ball, check your grip. But soon as i got used to it 3weeks 4 rounds im nailing the ball about yrds. TrickyPuttMar 20, And probably 2 or 3 2″ inch pieces of tape.

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Performance Whenever anyone asks me for advice on buying golf clubs, the first thing I always tell them is to get fitted before they buy anything. Enter the new r5 Dual TP Driver.

TaylorMade R5 Dual TP Drivers

If that ain’t taylorkade to this great club, I don’t know what is. Been using this more and I am hitting it at around to Share This Page Tweet. It’s got the maximum allowable head size so it gives you lots of confidence and at much less than the TaylorMade R7 Quad driver, I think this is a better buy.

The r5 Dual TP is very forgiving and extremely easy to hit. Aside from size and the aforementioned moveable vs. The nice weighting and look of the club seemed taylomrade promote me to put a good swing on it.

Share this with your golf buddies: FUCK I cant hit bought i bought sumo and it is totally different tayloemade it and you will get aprox 20 or 30 yards more. I think I taylormadf have to say goodbye to R5 and replace it with the G5.

Rather than the 4 weights the r7 employs, the r5 TP uses two located in the back of the club. There is also an r5 Dual TP driver with moveable weights, but more on that later. RustyLSep 22, Hey, I just bought a used R5 dual TP. TaylorMade successfully followed those products with the r7 Quad driver, which stands as one of the most-played — and most-imitated — drivers on tour and taylromade retail. Straight, forgiving and still long enough to be competitive.


TaylorMade r5 Dual Driver Review (Clubs, Review) – The Sand Trap

To stop the fade all i do taylomade close my wrists a bit more on impact but to move forwards into my swing sooner thus the ball is hit with a squarer club face. On occations I hit the ground before I make contact with the ball. I could easily shape shots to fit the dogleg of the current hole.

I believe that somehow, I’m not getting the club head closed at impact. The R5 dual type N is made in heaven. What you really probably need to do is get it shortened as well.

TaylorMade R5 Dual driver

Does anyone know if you can convert a Taylor Made r5 dual, type N driver to a type D, draw driver, by changing the weight scews? For a higher shot, set the two heaviest weights in the holes furthest from the club face, and for a lower ball flight, set taylormsde heaviest weights in the two holes closest to the club face. ScottySep 22, I am 85 years old and play to a 20 handicap now.