Also, removable plugs in the heel and toe [7 gram and 1 gram] can be used to create fade or draw bias. He's also been a featured speaker in the Online Golf Summit and is a member of Ultimate Golf Advantage's Faculty of Experts. Conclusion The addition of the Gravity Core elevates Big Bertha Alpha from “great driver” to “revolutionary golf club.” As I’ve already said, it’s the most significant advancement in adjustability in years, When Callaway announced that in 2014 they were going to resurrect that name, they clearly had huge shoes to fill. http://cieib.org/big-bertha/callaway-big-bertha-alpha-816.html
With a driver, too little or too much backspin can affect how far you hit the ball. I have since had a range session with yesterday and it's dialled in nicely at 10.5 loft standard and weight set to 3 for perfect straight shot and I can draw The low core position also lowered the launch angle by 1 degree, the peak height by 3 yards, and generated an extra 3 yards of carry. The shaft I don't mind and does t feel too whippy like many stock shafts and ball flight told me it's fine. http://pluggedingolf.com/callaway-big-bertha-alpha-driver-review/
Retail price is $499. Watch the Video Previous Next The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Matt SaternusCo-Founder, Editor In Chief at PluggedInGolf.com Matt is a golf instructor, club fitter, Cheerz ;^) Reply Report comment David Aug 2, 2014 at 9:47 pm I have just received my driver last week with standard stiff shaft. Since my shots all day had a slight cut to them, I slid the 8 gram weight toward the heel and into the draw position. International Shipping: This item is not eligible for international shipping.
Heck even $399 is out of my price range, maybe in 6 months to a year I might be able to get one under $200. Callaway Big Bertha Alpha Settings Thanks Reply Report comment Morgan Feb 16, 2014 at 8:24 pm TheGolfSpy did a great shootout for high and low swing speeds and against tons of other clubs the BBA included. Without adjusting anything else, positioning the Gravity Core weight low in the head actually dropped my spin by an average of 205 rpms compared to having the Gravity Core weight high http://www.golf.com/equipment/callaway-big-bertha-alpha-815-driver-review-clubtest-2015 It felt more like the X2 Hot than the Optiforce and had a similar sound profile.
Just about every golfer either played one or at least has heard of the Big Bertha driver. Callaway Big Bertha Alpha For Sale The colors are Blue, Red and White. The midnight blue on the crown starts to lighten as you move around to the sole, and that gradient creates a pretty cool depth effect. Spec-specs!!!
I tried both configurations and my swing was suited to having the core down. weblink I'm an 8 handicap with no real desire to get lower to be honest, just enjoy the game. Big Bertha Alpha 815 Driver Review The Big Bertha Alpha represents the most advanced engineering Callaway has ever commercialized in a driver, and the Company’s most flexible and comprehensive fitting platform ever. Callaway Big Bertha Alpha 816 Reply Report comment LorenRobertsFan Feb 13, 2014 at 10:09 am How did spin/distance compare to the X2HOT?
Again, this is much generalized, but it shows the correlation. this content Bohn - 7:10 AM EST F. You know what I mean? Haha don't be offended, it was not meant in that way at all. Callaway Big Bertha Alpha Double Black Diamond
I usually use a 9.5. Like many players, I like the face of my driver to sit square, so I didn't fiddle with this setting. This gives golfers a ton of flexibility in controlling both the shot shape and overall head weight. weblink The stock shaft is the Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT.
Many of us who play are, unfortunately, north of fifty. Big Bertha Alpha Vs Big Bertha Alpha 815 You can take that to the bank. If you are like me and need to kill some spin, the Big Bertha Alpha can certainly do that while maintaining great sound and feel.
Bertha's Back and I won't argue with results.For more information: www.Callawaygolf.comQuick Hits+Sooo Long+Excellent Sound and feel+Great look+Many adjustment options+Every detail is top-shelf--Not the most forgiving driver Tweet Home Woods Drivers > The standard Fubuki shaft, whilst strong and stiff, wasn't quite right for me. I think among the "internet golf gear nuts," lower spin would probably be the want/need. Callaway Big Bertha Alpha 815 Driver For Sale Recent Posts Golf News - May 10, 2017 Precision Pro NX7 Rangefinder Review Rory McIlroy to Play Full Bag of TaylorMade Clubs Levelwear Spring 2017 Apparel Review Habit and Skill in
Reply Report comment ca1879 Feb 14, 2014 at 12:27 pm Gear effect. So I'm going to take what you say about the BB's to the bank. Getting beat by mizuno, powerbuilt, yonex, and onoff. check over here They said someone like Phil Mickelson, who has a "steep" attack, tends to produce a lot of spin and thus uses the core down, to lower the spin rate.
And here’s what we get by saving that weight: Adjustable Perimeter Weighting, a deeper CG for more forgiveness, and low spin with a lighter, more preferred swing weight. I hope that helps. The lighter colored shaft and the New Decade Whiteout grip complete the look. Just do much going on with this driver via technology and what we can now do with it on our own.
With 30 hits on each club, my spin rate averaged 223 lower and 7 yds longer with the alpha. Blair - 7:10 AM EST J. Step 2: Adjust Draw or Neutral bias to optimize shot shape. Latest posts by Matt Saternus (see all) Precision Pro NX7 Rangefinder Review - May 10, 2017 Habit and Skill in Golf - May 9, 2017 5 Reasons Why the 10 Year
Glover - 7:21 AM EST B. Let’s also not forget that Big Bertha Alpha has the same type of exchangeable weights in the heel and toe that the RAZR Fit Extreme did. The bonus for 2014 is The draw bias straightened the shots out immediately and I was back to hitting draws. The Big Bertha Alpha driver is available in one loft, 9 degrees.
Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... Plenty of forgiveness in a mid-launch, low-spin head.