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Old 06-06-2013, 12:23 PM
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Grip question..

I was wondering if anyone else uses the power grip only on high speed drivers. On fairway drivers, midranges, and putters, I find its only comfortable to use ken Climos fork grip.
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Old 06-06-2013, 12:26 PM
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I know of several people that do the same as you. I take a power grip on everything, but it just comes down to what is most consistent to you.
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Old 06-06-2013, 12:55 PM
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I use the fork grip on everything, including most drives that aren't full power in an open field. It's just way more comfortable and feels way easier to control.
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Old 06-06-2013, 01:03 PM
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I learned to throw putters and mids with a power grip, and I can still do that, but I do find the fork grip more comfortable and I don't lose hardly any distance over the power grip.
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Old 06-06-2013, 02:06 PM
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i throw 4 finger power grip on drivers and mids, and a weird 3 finger grip on putters
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Old 06-06-2013, 02:21 PM
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i throw 4 finger power grip on drivers and mids, and a weird 3 finger grip on putters
I used to use a 3 finger grip on everything but it was around the time I started and I only used it cause my friend did. I'll use it occasionally if I've been griplocking everything during a round. I don't think it does anything to help me release the disc, I think it just makes me focus on not over gripping..
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Old 06-06-2013, 03:15 PM
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I'm the same as you. Fork grip for putters and mids. Fairway drivers can go either way. My beat up Viper for example. If I'm really wanting it to go straight for a while before fading, I use a power grip. If I want it to start fading sooner, I go with the fork grip.
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Old 06-06-2013, 03:18 PM
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I am strange. I use a 2 finger grip on the fatter rimmed discs, 3 finger for deeper thinner rims, fan for putt & approach.

I can't tell if the 2 finger grip is holding back my drives... I think form is my problem not grip. When I try to use 4 fingers I lose all accuracy.
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Old 06-06-2013, 04:00 PM
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power grip on HS drivers and fork on everything else.

putting is a fork but the stacked part isn't touching the inside of the rim.
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Old 06-06-2013, 05:03 PM
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I am strange. I use a 2 finger grip on the fatter rimmed discs, 3 finger for deeper thinner rims, fan for putt & approach.

I can't tell if the 2 finger grip is holding back my drives... I think form is my problem not grip. When I try to use 4 fingers I lose all accuracy.
Just practice in a field till it feels natural. Trust me it takes some getting used too, cause when I switched it took me about 2-3 of solid practice to get it, but at the time I was rebuilding my entire swing any way so it worked out in the end.
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