Thursday, March 14, 2013

Honma Introduces New Pocket Cavity Iron TW717P

(Sakata, Japan) - Honma introduces the Tour World 717 Pocket cavity iron, for men and women. Traditional pocket cavity back that offers solid feel, contemporary looks and advanced shot control for all types of golfers. Everyone will discover the delightful feel of a truly hand crafted iron and performance. Combine that with a traditional, confidence-inspiring looks and you have an incomparable iron head.

The #3 to #10 (PW) is a two-piece construction with a wide sweet spot. Moment of inertia (MOI) was enlarged and combined with a lower and deeper center of gravity design. This enhances stabilization of direction performance produces high, penetrating trajectory and distance. The #11 and #SW are a standard forged cavity back.

* Head / Body Material: Japanese Mild Steel
* Face Material: Maraging ES230 Stainless and Mild Steel
* Process: Precision forging and maraging in Honma's own foundry in Sakata, Japan
* Finish: Satin Finish / Double-layer plating

Standard production steel shaft is the NS Pro 950GH. NS Pro Modus 3 and other NS Pro steel products are available by special order. Standard production graphite shaft is the Honma ARMRQ8-54. Optional shafts include: ARMRQ8-45, 49 and 62, VIZARD I550 and I500 by special order. All shafts come in a variety of flexes. The ARMRQ8 is an advanced circular design of the ARMRQ6 shaft. Response to directional torsion is improved and a 45° carbon layer was added. Torsion rigidity was improved significantly and better direction control. The VIZARD shaft was comprised of input from tour pros.

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