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    3 Wood - which has the biggest head?

    For all of you equipment junkies, I have a question. Yesterday my 3 Wood let me down again - I like my Callaway 3W when it is on, but it seems to be off more than it is on, and with 2 swings yesterday probably cost me 3-4 shots in my round of 75. I want one I can trust, and I have it in my head that I would like one with a bit larger head, or even with a titanium head.

    So, name me the brands and models of 3W with the largest heads, and let me follow up with a little study.....
    Driver : Big Bertha Titanium 454 10* Stiff True Temper Dynamic Gold Graphite shaft
    3 Wood : Big Bertha 2004 15* Rifle 6.5 shaft
    3 Hybrid : Heavenwood 3H 20* Rifle 6.5 shaft
    Irons : 4 - LW X-18 Pro Series Rifle 6.0 2* flat
    Putter : White Hot Tour #2
    Ball : Penta

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dirt_Guy View Post
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    that's what i'd say as well.
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    check out the ping g15 as well sam! i've long been a fan of the callaway 3w's but imo, there's just better stuff out there right now, at least as far as forgiveness goes.
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    Driver: Classic
    3wood:
    Black
    5wood: Mashie F5
    Irons:
    i20
    Wedges:
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    The Flat-Stick:
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    Tour B330

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    The cobra line also is pretty big as well, not so much the first speed series but the S2's and the S9 series are big. I just looked at one today.

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    Take a look at the Tour Edge Exotic line.These fwy woods are some of the longest hitting fwy woods,i've ever come across
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    Maybe look at getting a 4w instead ?


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    Not sure on the actual CC's, but the 2007 Callaway BB I game is pretty big. Looked for specs but could not find the CC.

    Driver: XR 12* @ 44"
    3 Wood: XR 15* @ 43"
    5 Wood: XR 19* @ 42"
    4 Hybrid: XR 22*
    5 Hybrid: XR 25*
    Irons: XR 7 thru 9
    Wedges: XR 44* & 49* & 54* and Mack Daddy PM Grind 58*
    Ball: HEX Warbird Yellow
    Putter: Versa #1 White w/Super Stroke 3.0


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    Quote Originally Posted by Dirt_Guy View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by tcalloway1 View Post
    that's what i'd say as well.
    I would vote for it as well.
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    Quote Originally Posted by IceyShanks View Post
    I would vote for it as well.
    Same here, I have one and its HUGE! Insert office jokes here.

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    Just wondering. Are you looking for a 3 wood with a large HEAD or a large FACE?
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    Ping g5 or ping rapture..
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    I've owned a bunch of the 3wd listed in this thread, but the largest by far is the original Ping Rapture..it's around 220cc.
    Driver: 9015D w/Harrison Saga 70S
    3wd: CB1 15* Grafalloy Prolaunch Platinum 75S
    5wd: G10 18.5* UST Proforce V2 HL 75S
    3h: 4DX 20* UST Proforce V2 Utility
    4h: 4DX IW 23* UST Proforce V2 Utility
    5i-PW: MP-52 Project X 5.5
    Wedges: RAC TP 52/56/60(sometimes)
    Putter: Sabertooth
    Bag: Kingpin

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    Quote Originally Posted by OEM Kevin View Post
    Same here, I have one and its HUGE! Insert office jokes here.
    Insert very witty comeback!!!
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