# ﻿What is the average length of an A3 wood?

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## What is the average length of an A3 wood?

A 3 wood weighs around half a pound (210-220gm) and has a loft of 16 degrees. If you are not familiar, the loft is the angle of the club’s face. The loft determines the trajectory the ball takes when hit and the distance it covers. The average length of a3 wood is around 42inches.

## How many degrees is a 3 wood loft?

You can expect the 3-wood to have a loft between 13 and 15 degrees. 5-woods will have lofts of 17 to 19 degrees. And 7-woods top out between 20 and 22 degrees.

## What is the difference between a 2 iron and a 3 wood?

The 3 wood enjoys a lower loft of around 13 to 17 degrees while the 2 iron has a loft of 18 degrees or more. The principle in golf is that the higher the loft, the shorter the distance the ball stays hit with the club. Purely from this perspective, you would think that you can hit a long distance with the 3 wood than with the 2 iron.

## What is the difference between 3 wood and 5 Wood golf clubs?

If you look at the different features of the clubs, in terms of loft, the 3 wood has a loft range of 13 to 17 degrees while the 5 wood can achieve a couple of degrees more. There is not much difference in the length of the shaft in the two fairway clubs either.