Compare And Contrast Golf And Cavity-Back Irons

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Register to read the introduction… The design of the cavity-back promotes straightness and launches the ball higher, which makes it difficult to draw, fade, or hit a knockdown shot. This means the cavity-back does not require a perfect strike because off-center hits fly straighter and nearly as far as a ball struck in the middle of the clubface. This is made possible with the weight saved from the cavity in the back of the club head; repositioning weight to the perimeter of the club creates a higher moment of inertia (MOI). MOI is the resistance of the club to twist if one hits the ball on the toe of the club. Placing more weight in the sole of the club creates a lower center of gravity making it easier to launch the ball higher. This is beneficial for individuals with slower swing speeds that create less backspin on the ball; the backspin is the lifting factor for the ball flight. However, adding weight to the perimeter makes the club larger and limits turf interaction on difficult lies.
In contrast, muscle-backed irons are tailored to an accomplished golfer such as a tour player. An individual needs to have a great swing and be able to hit the ball on the center of the clubface consistently to
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If an induvial has spent time on the golf course, then one will have no doubt heard the debate about whether forged muscle-backs or cast cavity-backed irons offer the best performance on the course. Both types of golf club heads have their advantages and disadvantages. Being comfortable with the overall look, performance, and feel of the club is going to be key. One may consider practicing with a muscle-back iron to help develop better ball striking skills, and on the course play the cavity-backed iron for increased

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