In Action: Callaway GBB Epic/Sub Zero

See it in action: The Callaway GBB Epic/Sub Zero, which earned gold medal honors on the 2017 Golf Digest Hot List.

Released on 1/30/2017

Transcript

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This is Calloway's Great Big Bertha Epic driver
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and the Great Big Bertha Epic Sub Zero.
00:06
This family of drivers,
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probably the most intriguing entry from Calloway
00:09
since the original Great Big Bertha in the mid 1990s.
00:13
(rock music)
00:15
(clink)
00:17
What they've done here
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yes, they've used a carbon composite crown before
00:22
in the past and that's part of this.
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Yes, there's carbon crown composite panels in the sole
00:27
to help lower the center of gravity and get weight
00:28
where you want it.
00:30
But, really what we're talking about here
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is this idea of what Calloway calls Jailbreak Technology.
00:36
Essentially, you've got two titanium rods
00:39
right here behind the face.
00:41
They stabilize the crown and sole
00:45
allowing the face to be 20% thinner than it's ever been.
00:49
That idea is to focus the flexing on the face
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as opposed to let it dissipate over the backend
00:56
of the driver.
00:57
Again, the benefit of course of a thinner more flexible face
01:00
more ball speed, more distance.
01:03
The two versions here,
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the standard Epic has a sliding weight in the perimeter
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so that will help you dial in your preferred draw
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or fade ball flight.
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And then you've got the Sub Zero version
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which has a much lower center of gravity.
01:20
Still has the forgiveness of a 460cc head
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but gives you the option to put weight front or back
01:27
to control your trajectory up and down
01:29
and your spin as well.
01:31
This is Calloway Great Big Bertha Epic
01:33
and Epic Sub Zero,
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gold on this year's Hot List,
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five stars in performance,
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five stars in innovation,
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five stars in look, sound, and feel.
01:43
(rock music)
01:44
(clink)
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