Summary: Needed a replacement for my old Big Bertha 460 and saw a great price for the Diablo Octane. However had trouble hitting it straight with the stock Project X 46" shaft--a lot of mishits and slices, and I used to hit an average 12 fairways per round with the old driver. I read several articles by golf pros stating that most amateur golfers are trying to hit drivers with too long shafts, so I took the driver to a local golf store and had the shaft cut to 44.5" and...
Summary: I'm new to golf and have been using the Jack Nicklaus golf set from costco that was bought on sale for $200. This club definitely adds about 25ft to what I could do with the other one. It feels lighter too.
Increased power and accuracy from my previous driver
DK "Kong", Amazon
3 October 2012
Summary: Didn't entirely eliminate my slice but at the very least, made it manageable. I also noticed a 20 yard increase in distance. I'm very happy with this driver for what I paid for it. Feels natural when I swing it. Didn't give it a 5 because I have used better drivers but this one is definitely good for the price.