REVIEWED: Callaway's new Epic Super Hybrid
17 Aug 2021
by Pete Wlodkowski of AmateurGolf.com
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I love hybrids. Let's just get that out of the way from the get-go.
Even in the early days, when the technology was new -- remember all those misses left? -- I found the tradeoffs to be well worth it. I went from a player who feared a 200-yard shot to someone who embraced it.
Like finding the perfect 3-wood, replacing your favorite hybrid can sometimes be a tough sell. But technologies once found only in drivers have worked their way down through fairways, and into hybrids, to the point that they can't be ignored.
Callaway's new Epic Super Hybrids pack everything you find in their drivers into the smaller head size of a hybrid and to stunning effect.
Check out the video below to learn more.
Callaway describes them this way in the official press release:
Super Hybrid, better known as the most technologically advanced hybrid we’ve ever made.
Epic Super Hybrid borrows key design and construction elements from our award-winning Epic
Drivers. A proven and powerful foundation of an all-titanium A.I. designed Flash Face, titanium
body, and triaxial carbon crown.
We have also incorporated several ground-breaking hybrid technologies. Our Jailbreak A.I.
Velocity Blades stiffen the body, allowing the face to flex for even more ball speed and the
addition of extreme tungsten weighting (up to 90 grams) located toward the perimeter of the
club create a potent combination of low CG and high-MOI for a high, powerful, and stable ball
Like a driver, Epic Super Hybrids are outfitted with total adjustability from our OptiFit 3 hosel,
while offering adjustable sole weighting for precise custom builds. The new Epic Super Hybrid
includes expanded loft offerings for a wider range of golfers with the addition of the 24° and
FEATURES & BENEFITS
Epic Speed, Spin Robustness + Easy Launch
This is our fastest ball speed hybrid and there’s simply nothing else like it. That’s because we’ve developed an all-titanium Flash Face, along with a titanium body and combined them with ourJailbreak A.I. Velocity Blades. Epic Super Hybrid delivers exceptional ball speed, distance, and Launch.
High Launch, High MOI
There’s an extreme amount of tungsten weighting (up to 90 grams) split to the perimeter of the club; this provides increased stability, more forgiveness, and a hot penetrating ball flight.
We’ve provided complete adjustability with our lightweight OptiFit 3 Hosel, helping you dial in
the ball flight and launch that you want to see. The addition of adjustable sole weighting allows for precise custom builds.
Stock Shafts: Steelfiber FC Hybrids (60/70/80). Lamkin UTx (52g) grip.
*Weights indicate weight class.
HOW TO GET YOURS
Product At Retail Date: 9/9/21
Lofts: 16°, 18°, 21°, 24°, 27°