This Easy Hybrids Selection Chart Will Show You Which Hybrid Lofts Replace Your Old Irons Woods
|4 Hybrid Iron||24°||60°|
|5 Hybrid Iron||27°||61°|
|6 Hybrid Iron||30°||61.5°|
|7 Hybrid Iron||34°||62°|
What lofts Do hybrids come in?
Hybrid clubs come in lofts typically ranging from 16 to 27 degrees but can go higher. Remember, it’s crucial to get hybrids with the same length and loft as the clubs you replace to avoid distance gaps.
What degree loft is a 5 wood?
For example, standard 5-woods are about 19 degrees. Comparing that to an 18-degree hybrid would be a fair test. While the 5-wood has one more degree of loft, it should also be slightly longer, making the distance potential of the two clubs about the same.
What is a 5 hybrid used for?
It can hit for distance but is more often used for shorter distances that need a lot of height behind them. They are great for rough or making your way through obstacles. They typically have a loft angle of about 26 degrees. The 5 hybrid is designed to be a mix between a wood and an iron.
What club does a 5 hybrid replace?
Although the 5-hybrid is meant to replace the 5-iron, golfers can hit the ball farther with a hybrid than with an iron. This means a 5-hybrid has a longer distance range than a 5-iron. Furthermore, most golfers I come across, say that they find their 5-hybrid to be more accurate than a 5-iron.
What’s easier to hit a 5 wood or 3 hybrid?
3 Hybrid: Greater versatility out of the fairway and rough While the 5 wood can be easier to hit off of a tee, the 3 hybrid provides such great versatility out of the fairway and the rough. The hybrid is one of the most versatile clubs in the bag and provides you with an option from just about any situation.
What is a 5 wood equivalent to?
As a rough rule of thumb, a 5 wood would replace a 2 iron, a 7 wood the 3 or 4 iron, a 9 wood the 5 iron.
Do hybrids go farther than irons?
Irons vs Hybrids Club Stats In general terms, a hybrid will travel 8 to 12 yards further than the corresponding iron, but in reality accuracy and consistency are the keys. Due to the fact that most golfers carry either a hybrid or an iron, it is very difficult to compare them directly.