Mizuno MP-CLK Hybrid
From Golf Magazine (ClubTest, May 2010)
Category: Better Player Hybrids
We tested: 20° and 23° with Mitsubishi Fubuki graphite shaft
Company line: "A compact head shape, low-profile design and 'Hot Metal' stainless steel maraging face combine to create a large COR area for maximum ball speed and distance. Our patented crown design and internal weights create a low center of gravity (CG) for easier launch, while the unique sole reduces turf drag and improves versatility."
OUR TESTERS SAY:
PROS: Testers like its lower, more boring trajectory—no ballooning at all; the MP-CLK really performs from the rough and other iffy lies; very versatile clubs, panelists can shape shots in both directions more so than with many other hybrids; balanced feel throughout the swing; nimble head makes it a viable option around the greens.
CONS: A bit of a muted feel at impact; low-ball hitters might want to look elsewhere; two-tone clubhead and
$200, graphite; mizunousa.com