The r7 quad featured a moveable weight system, allowing golfers to adjust the center of gravity in the club head for different shot styles. Adding weight to the head of a golf club isnt a new idea. The r7 superquad driver is taylormades moveable weight driver with 4 weight plugs at 460cc. Donal from golfbidder takes a look at the features and benefits of the taylormade cgb driver. How to configure the weight of a taylormade golf r7 quad. The r7 quad is a 400cc, full titanium driver with a. Speedblade irons sldr driver r1 driver rbz stage 2 drivers. The titanium r7 quad with taylormade launch control offers you tourproven performance with adjustable weights that regulate launch and face angle at impact, to customize trajectory and.
This driver can be adjusted for a golfers swing by simply moving the heel and toe weights ar. Taylormades new r7 quad ht high trajectory shares many key characteristics with the original r7, such as four movable weight cartridges in the 400cc clubhead that offer more flight paths. Club manufacturers have taken the idea a step farther in recent years, designing clubheads with ports into which you can place weights. We tried this driver in a variety of weight combinations and the flight of the shots did vary accordingly so it can be set up to suit any swing. Taylormade also had the first titanium golf driver in the winners circle of a golf major mark omeara, 1998 masters, ti. The club is designed a lot like the r500 series drivers in that it has a deep face and not an. Being that the 3w and the hybrid i love are both taylormade, i thought i owed their drivers a go. To adjust the weights on a taylormade r7 driver, remove them from the bottom of the driver and insert the 10gram weights closest to the hosel for maximum draw, closest to the toe for maximum fade, nearest to the face for low trajectory or furthest from the face for maximum trajectory. The power was now in the golfers hands to reposition weight in the club head to optimize launch conditions. Taylormade r7 superquad driver, taylormade 1wood driver golf clubs, taylormade driver 10. How to set the weights for an r7 460 driver sportsrec. Taylormade launched the r7 quad ht high trajectory driver as an extension to its popular taylormade r7 quad driver. If you are stuck with the standard weighting configuration, then import a taylormade r7 quad golf driver from the us through ebay.
Now this club may not be the latest and greatest introduction from taylormade it originally came out in 2006 but before you dismiss it because of its age, read on. Only club in the r7 line not to have movable weights. While the size change from the r7 quad to 425 is relatively minor, there are a few other changes that stand out in this revision. Now offered in a 460cc club head, the taylormade r7. Taylor made r7 quad driver taylor made drivers golfbidder. The taylormade r7 quad driver is one of the most innovative drivers in golf history. Description the taylor made r7 ht driver is designed to provide superior launch conditions with extra distance, higher trajectory and longer carry. The taylormade r7 425 cc quad driver still features the ultimate in ball flight customization with four weight ports and four removable weight cartridges, the larger size also promotes exceptional forgiveness for longer, straighter shots even on offcenter hits. We have access to view specification for ping golf clubs and can provide those specs upon request on individual listings. Simply put, you can adjust the setting to change the ball flight. The taylormade r7 quad driver golf club helps increase stability and forgiveness on mishits with its additional weight positioned permanently in the rear. The 425cc clubhead puts the r7 425 right between the r7 quad and the r5 dual 450cc, both literally and in appearance. The r7 quad is a line of golf clubs manufactured by taylormade.
Taylormade r7 quad driver i just had to see what all the fuss was about. Donal from golfbidder takes a look at the features of the taylormade r7 superquad driver. So i went back to 210102 dont remember how the weight was when i got the club. Discussion anyone still using the taylormade r7 425 driver. It has a great sound to it but the only downfall is it is a little shorter off the tee than most drivers. The taylormade r7 quad driver features a 400cc titanium clubhead which enhances opportunity to activate verticalgear effect for a higher launch angle and lower spinrate. The taylormade r7 425 takes the r7 line from 400cc the size of the 2005 r7 quad to 425cc. They had a bucket full of r7 quads lying around and decided to give em a shot. Taylormade introduced the first steelheaded woods in golf, and they have been on the leading edge of technological innovation in the golf industry ever since. For many years, some golfers placed lead tape on strategic parts of their clubheads to improve their shots.
I have sent an email to taylormade customer service asking what would happen is you used 4 12 grams weights instead of 2 12 gram weights and 2 2 gram weights. Find golf club tradein and resales values for over 4,000 models of used golf clubs at the pga value guide, from leading manufacturers such as callaway, taylormade, taylor made, titleist, ping, odyssey, nike, cleveland, mizuno, cobra, adams, wilson. Place the two heavier weights in the ports nearest the clubheads toe the side farthest from you when youre in the address position to create the maximum fade effect. Never have owned a driver that i can hit this straight and for me i attribute it to feeling the weight of the head on the end of the shaft, whereas my cobra i cannot feel anything because the head is too light. The thinking behind the theory was to offer a slightly more forgiving head that would be more suited to the golf player than the original taylormade r7 quad.
Taylormade specs say the r7 425 is d4 swingweight compared to d0 for cobra and other oems. Used taylormade r7 quad driver in bargain condition. Being that the 3w and the hybrid i love are both taylormade, i thought i owed their driver s a go. This driver can be adjusted for a golfers swing by simply moving the heel and toe weights around to produce the desired result.
The taylormade r7 quad driver features a 400cc head with taylormade s launch control tlc for any player looking to customize their driver for a variety of launch conditions. In 2004, with the release of the r7 quad driver, taylormade brought movable weight technology to the masses. How do you adjust the weights on a taylormade r7 driver. The taylormade r9 driver gives you the option to change the face angle, loft and lie of the club, as well as the center of gravity. With tour proven performance, the r7 quad has perimeter positioned tlc ports for a high moi and unmatched forgiveness.
Only one coupon code is valid per customer per order. The r7 quad features taylormade launch control tlc a sophisticated system that permits discretionary clubhead weight to be redistributed in six configurations by means of tlc cartridges and tlc ports. The r7 quad was one of the first drivers to feature movable weight. The r7, which is the predecessor to the r9 driver, is still in use. Select taylormade drivers include movable weights that golfers can place in different configurations within the clubhead. The result is a powerful and forgiving driver that delivers exceptional sound and feel. Extralarge, 460 cc clubhead highest moi of any taylormade driver tremendous forgiveness for long, straight results on offcenter hits movable weight technology with 16 grams 1 2gram and 1 14gram cartridge goes from a neutral trajectory to a draw with two clicks of the tlc wrench shotshape movement of up to 15 yards exceptionally lowdeep cg. Taylor made year club model shaft description shaft manufacture flex shaft wt.
Taylormade m1 vs taylormade r7 superquad mygolfspy. Driver basics for longer straighter golf shots duration. The player can change the weight configuration according to swing type, or playing conditions. Taylormade launch control tlc technology, provides the f reedom to reposition weight in the clubhead to create six sets of. Mar 24, 2006 the taylormade r7 425 takes the r7 line from 400cc the size of the 2005 r7 quad to 425cc. The taylormade r7 quad driver is the first in the line of what we think will be the future of all clubs, namely adjustable weights. Since its introduction in 2004, it has been the mostused driver on the pga tour and the bestselling driver in the amateur market. Nov 16, 2018 club manufacturers have taken the idea a step farther in recent years, designing clubheads with ports into which you can place weights. How to configure the weight of a taylormade golf r7 quad driver.
Every time a new model comes out it tends to lower the retail price and resale value of the previous models. R7 quad original design with 4 movable weights r7 425 larger 425cc head with 4 movable weights r7 460 largest legal head by rules of golf, 460cc with 2 movable weights r7 superquad 4 movable weights in a 460cc head r7 draw preset draw bias to correct slice. The player can change the weight configuration according to swing type or. Save up to 90% on products certified by professionals. The driver comes with two 2 g and two 10 g weights that are removable with a.
Taylor made 2005 r7 425 tp driver reax 75 tp graphite fujikura r,s,x 75. R7 superquad driver specifications head left handed loft lie head volume club length swing weight r7 460 no 8. Due to manufacturer restrictions, all new not including closeouts items including logo overruns from adams, adidas, ben hogan, callaway, cleveland, club glove, cobra, footjoy, mizuno, never compromise, nike, odyssey, ping, sun mountain, taylormade. The titanium head taylormade r7 quad driver golf club features taylormade launch control tlc that boasts the ability to create six different launch conditions, allowing you to choose the one that generates maximum distance, accuracy and workability.
For many years, golfers attached strips of lead tape to clubs to try to correct swing flaws. Replacement shaft mpf code 1996 titanium bubble driver bubble graphite aldila, fujikura, hst r80, s90 88. May 12, 2016 this feature is not available right now. Moi equals forgiveness, as the less the driver twists on offcenter impact the straighter your ball will fly. Taylormade successfully followed those products with the r7 quad driver, which stands as one of the mostplayed and mostimitated drivers on tour and at retail. Taylormade s r7 460 clubhead offers the highest moment of inertia moi or resistance to twisting of any taylormade driver to date, and the r7 draw driver likewise bumps right up against the allowable 460cc limit. Dont change your swing, let the club do the work for you. This 400cc driver showcases a shallow, long clubface and a large, substantial clubhead shape at address. The taylormade r7 quad driver has been one of the most reliable drivers in all of golf for years.
So, for example, if you want to hit the ball higher, you can lower the center of gravity and increase the loft. Incorporates 48 grams of discretionary weight and a means to redistribute 24 grams of that weight by. Gives the player the ability to optimize trajectory to maximize distance. The r7 460 measures 460cc, the largest volume allowed by the usga, and is the largest of the r7 drivers produced by taylormade. Features and benefits of the taylormade r7 quad driver. Seven golfers with handicaps ranging from 015 and driver swing speeds between 90 and 115 mph participated in this test.
The m3 driver features a new ytrack, which offers two seamlessly movable weights, allowing golfers to adjust their settings for optimal trajectory, maximum forgiveness, or raw speed. The r7 quad driver has 4 tlc ports and cartridges, totaling 24g, to give you the ability to create six different launch conditions. Previously they only had 4 weights at 420cc or the r5 dual tp with 2 weights at 460cc, so this is the maximum they can do and it certainly slots very well into their range. Taylormade s r7 quad series includes four weights two heavier weights and two lighter weights that you can rotate, depending on the type of correction you want to achieve. The taylormade r7 quad had been launched in june in a hail of publicity but i still hadnt managed to get my hands on one. Taylormades r7 quad series includes four weights two heavier weights and two lighter weights that you can rotate, depending on the type of correction you want to achieve. Product specs taylormade golf drivers, fairways, irons.334 1157 1553 1550 66 630 1310 318 341 1310 779 1050 1462 323 144 357 157 554 449 316 562 291 921 531 807 1227 1041 1489 1093 236 940 1237 718 1152 1556 551 1335 1062 1294 302 159 106 267 48 1122 1295 1369 648