I was a fan of the 917 driver and had it in my bag for a while. The new 909 range includes three new drivers designed for better players with a wide variety of swing characteristics. The 909 d2s mid face depth provides you with more launch confidence and is the. With a classic pear profile, deep face, and 440cc titanium construction, the titleist 909 d3 driver is a high performance driver delivering mid launch with low spin.
May 22, 2012 titleist have improved the face over the 909 with an enhanced version of their variable face technology to give higher ball speeds across a larger area. Is the 9d3 worthy of being called an upgrade to the 910d3. Titleist releases their 9 line in late octoberearly november, pings stuff is a bit older. Switched to the titleist 905t and the results were remarkable. The d3 definitely had lower spin and he got 1015 more yards from the d3. Between 909d comp, 909d2, and 909d3, titleist will be able to properly fit an incredibly wide variety of players.
Looking down, it is the nice, small, tourlooking club head, and that is enough for me to say ok i need it. The 909d3 features a tour proven, modern profile that creates a low and deep cg for reduced spin, higher moi, and longer, straighter drives. Was playing with the taylormade r7 tp but just wasnt getting the right ball flight no matter how i was tweaking the weights. Stock driver shaft vs expensive upcharge driver shaft using titleist ts3 driver duration. The series initially included two models, the titleist 905t driver and 905s driver. The 909 was far better received than the 907 but never seemed to have the attraction of the 905 a fact borne out by how many tour players stayed with the older. The 909d3 has a classic titleist pearshaped head, which is 440cc to provide. Im sold on the new titleist driver tech, i think they have upped their game with the latest models. According to titleist vp of marketing chris mcginley, the new 9 driver adds more length over the older 910 driver. Unlike the 909, the buzz leading up to the release of titleists 910 series of drivers, fairway woods, and hybrids, was nothing less then deafening. Even with the new technology, they have managed to maintain the classic look that titleist is know for. I just purchased a new titleist 909f3 3 wood from a chinese outfit called.
The titleist 909 d2 driver is aimed at the lower handicapper who requires a modern, high performance driver. So the ts2 is very much a grip it and rip it driver no nonsense, simple and seriously fast off the face. Looksi love the looks of the titleist 909 d3 driver. The setting of the club was a1 and had very little dispersion. Titleist have launched a range of three new drivers. The titleist 915d3 driver provides a workable, lower spin option for players that want a lower, more controllable ball flight. Find a fitting location by using the search tool below or calling 1888 titleist. Titleist have improved the face over the 909 with an enhanced version of their variable face technology to give higher ball speeds across a larger area. I havent got a driver since the 910 and still use it but think it might be time for a change.
Im looking to replace my nike sq5900 driver with a titleist d2, i was fitted for a 910 d2 9. The titleist staffers can still play the 905r is they want, and they are all playing 909 d2s and d3 s. The 909d2 features a tour proven, modern profile that creates a low and deep cg for reduced spin, higher moi, and longer, straighter drives. Here are the pictures of the new titleist 909 d2 driver and titleist 909 d3 driver. They provide increased speed for more distance, even on offcenter hits, along with the capability for precise customization so every player can get the most out of every drive. Those who want a bit more finetuning can opt for the ts3 driver. Titleist 909 driver custom fitting golf driver golf equipment. Titleist 909 d3 drivers in stock for next working day delivery. All shots were hit in the a1 surefit position and standard rear weight. I can name all kinds of drivers i believe are trustworthy, all at a multiple price.
The best way to truly appreciate the complete performance of titleist golf clubs, achieve total confidence on every shot, and shoot lower scores, is to experience titleist club fitting for yourself. Of course the shaft, shaft length, and head weight make all the difference. The 915 d3 driver is the smaller 440cc head, although it does not look at compact as previous models, which i prefer. The titleist 909d3 driver is designed for players that want a mid launch angle with low spin shot off the tee. Nov 26, 2015 with a full pear profile and 460cc titanium construction, the titleist 909d2 is a high performance driver delivering mid launch with low to mid spin. Dec 19, 2008 stock driver shaft vs expensive upcharge driver shaft using titleist ts3 driver duration. Add them to your team titleist golf bag and let other members know what youre playing with. The titleist 909 driver is the new in 2008 and already has a major following amongst elite pga tour players that include the likes of adam scott, ben crane, steve stricker and zach johnson to name a few. Nov 25, 2008 the new 909 range includes three new drivers designed for better players with a wide variety of swing characteristics. On the downside the sound was a bit more hollow and higher pitched than before at impact, but as i was hitting it further and more accurately, i soon got over that. I had initially thought of getting a m1m2 but being more of a traditionalist couldnt bear the look of the clubhead. The d2 has a 15% larger maximum ball speed area and the d3 has a 10% larger area than the.
Brent kelley is an awardwinning sports journalist and golf expert with over 30 years in print and online journalism. Channels or slots are nothing new to drivers, of course, but titleists active recoil channel showed obvious. I have no idea how heavy the weight screw is but i hear that there are 2,7,and 12 gram weight screws. Until taylormades r11 was announced, the 910 was the hot club for 2011. The d2 has a 15% larger maximum ball speed area and the d3 has a 10% larger area than the previous 909 versions. At the time of its debut, it was considered titleists most playable and forgiving driver along with the gameimprovement 9d2. Sep 24, 2008 titleist have launched a range of three new drivers. The reason behind this is the high price which was set by the use of the best materials engineers could find. The dcomp is for the higher handicapped player, while the d2 and d3 are for the middle and lower handicaps. Feelplayabilitythe feel of the titleist 909 d3 driver is one that is tough to beat.
The 460cc titleist 909d2 driver delivers longer distance through a technologically advanced head design with a responsive, fast face insert. When i got the 910 d3 it was a pretty good fit but ive gone back to the 909 d2. Slightly smaller than the 9d2 at 445cc the d3 has similar technology. The 915d3 is slightly smaller at 440cc than the 915d2 and has a deeper face to manage trajectory and is full of distance and forgiveness technology. Between 909d comp, 909d2, and 909d3, titleist will be able to properly fit. The d3 eliminates the need for compromise in my golf swing. It resulted in the lowest cg ever in a titleist driver. This driver goes farther and feels better than the 9 does. The 909 d3 features a classic pear profile with a deeper face 440cc club head constructed from titanium for performance and workability high performance driver that delivers a mid launch trajectory with a low to mid spin rate.
I then found a video where he compares the 9 d3 vs. To the untrained eye, the counterfeit driver left is not immediately. Even dliii who is an old salty dog when it comes to his gear. With a more traditional approach than the d2, the d3 comes with 440cc. As with the majority of titleist clubs, the 909 d3 driver keeps the classy look and design to go along with its mates. A rear weight lowers the center of gravity that increases launch angle and increases moment of inertia to. Published 1 year ago on mar 6, featuring a highspeed, forged face insert, the new titleist d2 and d3 drivers are the fastest, most consistent drivers titleist has ever designed, delivering maximum ball speeds over a large area of the face. Titleist driver d3 for sale in uk view 28 bargains. I tend to get the latest titleist driver routinely, and go through a protracted adoption time with many reverts back to the previous model. It was also touted to have more mishit forgiveness over the older 910d3.
Titleist unashamedly made clubs for the better player after all, and while i had enjoyed some success with a set of dci black irons and a 975d driver back in. This is obvious since the game improvement clubs are almost nonexistent line in the titleist product line. Having had a chance to hit these, titleist is right on. Titleist has earned a reputation for catering to the better player. Buy new and used titleist 909 d3 driver from the best golf shop. The titleist 909 d3 driver s slightly smaller at 440cc and features a tour proven, modern, pear shaped traditional set up and appearance. You want to match the launch and feel of your current driver, and i dont believe any of us have enough experience with fitting the 909 to give you the definitive answer at this point. Titleist 909 drivers deliver total performance with improvements in flight, fit, looks, feel and sound. It is only manufactured in small quantities and is available in a few select locations. The titleist 905 drivers were the mostbuzzedabout golf clubs of late 2004early 2005 in the golf world. Titleist driver righthanded golf clubs for sale ebay. The 460cc, multimaterial titanium and composite, highperformance driver oozes quality.
Sep 18, 2018 it resulted in the lowest cg ever in a titleist driver. The composite crown and tuned sole of the 909dcomp driver includes optimised pockets and an internal rib for reduced vibration. Titleist 909 driver custom fitting golf driver golf. Mar 22, 2010 titleist unashamedly made clubs for the better player after all, and while i had enjoyed some success with a set of dci black irons and a 975d driver back in the days before tiger woods and the.
The 909 is a huge change from the 905 as the shafts are no longer bore through. Titleist is also an extremely strong leader in the golf ball market. A classic pear profile, deep face, 440cc, high performance titanium driver that produces mid launch with low spin. The 909d3 has a slightly smaller head than its d2 counterpart at 440cc and also sports a deeper face to promote flatter trajectories. The titleist 909 d3 drivers slightly smaller at 440cc and features a tour proven, modern, pear shaped traditional set up and appearance.
D3 is one of the few drivers that is less than the max 460cc. Titleist, along with pinnacle, and footjoy brands, together comprise acushnet company, which is an operating company of fila korea, ltd. Mar 14, 2009 with the three 909 driver models, titleist is back in the game again. And with the 910 series came some changes to the lineup. The 917d3 driver provides distance with workability in a tourinspired pear, 440cc profile. This driver will be a hit, along with the fairways and hybrids. Titleist 909 d3 driver titleist drivers golfbidder.
I didnt think i would be taking out my old trustey taylormade burner tp 07 for a long time because i couldnt find a driver that matched it. D2 is about hiw easy as d2 to get off the deck, but with d3 the lower launch and reduced spin really require a good amount of clubhead speed and perhaps even a bit more of a cut swing to help add loft to get airborne. The titleist 909 dcomp is a beautiful driver with classic appeal. Of course, these clubs are still targeted at the serious or aspiring golfer. The titleist 9d3 driver is a classic, pearshaped driver that is designed for the better golfer. New titleist 917 metals deliver the most complete performance in the game today.
Every two years like clockwork, titleist launches a new model. I have a 909 d2 driver and have an issue with the ball launching very high off the face that i cant seem to fix with my technique or shaft by very much. For example, ive got an old titleist 909d3, its 8 years old now but i still hit it. Oct 01, 2014 having had a chance to hit these, titleist is right on. Titleist 909 d2 driver titleist drivers golfbidder. Dec 29, 2009 titleist has rolled out its 909 drivers with the surefit driver interchangeable fitting system in late 2008. Titleist has rolled out its 909 drivers with the surefit driver interchangeable fitting system in late 2008. Titleist say they drew on the popular 910 driver shape for the d3 and having had that club myself i think the 917 looks great. The first thing you will likely be impressed by when hitting the titleist 917 d2 and d3 drivers is the improved feel, and a completely new sound. Titleist is well represented on the pga tour as well as most international competitive tours.
Being part of the 915 series from titleist, the d4 driver comes fully packed with the latest and greatest proprietary technologies of the company, such as the ultrahot face with the active recoil channel, the radial speed face, the surefit. Nov 26, 2015 with a classic pear profile, deep face, and 440cc titanium construction, the titleist 909 d3 driver is a high performance driver delivering mid launch with low spin. Two lucky readers experienced the fitting process firsthand at the titleist performance. Mar 08, 2011 im looking to replace my nike sq5900 driver with a titleist d2, i was fitted for a 910 d2 9.1418 584 488 668 1587 311 209 1335 771 104 1414 88 1191 1161 1619 399 1340 296 1218 413 1000 960 963 565 1488 216 1180 216 1031 1189 752 136 488