Best One Length Irons

Best One Length Irons – Buyer’s Guide – 2020 Edition

List Of One Length Irons

Quick Summary

One Length irons have simplified the game of golf. Instead of changing your spine angle and swing arc for each iron in the bag, single length irons effectively allow you to use your ‘7 iron swing’ for every iron in your set. You can also keep the ball in the exact same position in your stance, removing yet another variable from your iron game. 

Pioneered by Bryson DeChambeau and Cobra Golf, the one length formula appears to be working for a lot of amateur players. If you read the reviews on Youtube, CobraGolf or GolfWRX, it becomes pretty clear that once you go one length, there’s no going back to variable length irons. 

Ultimately, single length irons have the potential to improve your consistency without sacrificing distance. That is why they are so frequently sold out. The appetite for this product range is strong, and rightfully so. 

Best One Length Irons For Low Handicaps

Cobra King Forged One Length Irons

Cobra King Forged One Length Irons

The Cobra King Forged One Length Irons are the same model that Bryson DeChambeau uses. They are better suited to highly skilled golfers with fast swing speeds (ie 0 to 6 handicaps). Unlike the Forged Tec Irons (featured lower down the article), the Forged One Length Irons have more traditional lofts (ie weaker), and the lie angle is exactly the same throughout the set. 

  • Handicap Range: 0 – 6
  • Better suited to faster swing speeds
  • More traditional lofts, across the set
  • Ideal if you want generate a bit more spin, and shape your ball flight
  • The lie angle is exactly the same across the set, sitting at 62.5°
  • These irons have the least amount of offset

Product Specs

Cobra Forged One Length Irons Specs

Best One Length Irons For Mid Handicaps

Player Distance Irons – These are ideal for low-to-mid handicap players that want a reasonably compact iron head, with a good helping of game improvement technology. This is the sweet spot that caters to a large percentage of the market.  Handicap range: 3 – 15. 

Cobra King Forged Tec One Length Irons

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The Cobra Forged Tec Irons are comparable to the Taylormade P790’s, the Titleit T200’s and the Ping i500’s. In other words, they are good looking, player distance irons with a compact head that still has more than enough game improvement technology for most players. 

You can expect these irons to launch high without too much backspin or side spin. It’s easy to understand why they are so frequently sold out. Cobra can’t make enough of these bad boys.  

  • Handicap Range: 3-15
  • High launch, mid-to-low spin
  • Hollow designs delivers low CG and controlled distance
  • Foam insert ensures a softer feel and better sound
  • PWRShell Forged face insert creates a larger sweet-zone for higher launch and faster ball speed
  • Tungsten weighting centers the CG behind the hitting zone to maximize distance and precision

Product Specs

Cobra Forged Tec One Length Irons - Product Specs

Best One Length Irons For High Handicaps

Cobra King Speedzone One Length Irons

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The Cobra King Speedzone One Length Irons are best suited to mid and high handicaps that want all the game improvement technology Cobra has to offer. 

The biggest innovation in the Speedzone One Length irons is the carbon fiber topline. This helps lower the CG and maximize ball speed. Ultimately, switching to the Speedzone irons could be a gamechanger if you struggle with your iron play. You gain all the consistency benefits that one length irons can offer, together with a boat load of modern technology to help launch the ball high and straight. 

  • Handicap Range: 10-20
  • Carbon fiber topline lowers CG and maximizes ball speed
  • Speedzone shaping improves stability on off-center hits
  • PWRShell Forged face insert creates a 35% larger Sweet Zone to enhance ball speed
  • Premium sound and feel 

Product Specs

Cobra Speedzone One Length Iron Specs

Additional Options

Cobra King F8 One Length Irons

Cobra King F8 One Length Irons

COBRA’s first ever connected set of ONE Length™ irons are designed to improve your game. Carbon fiber tuned PWRshell™ Technology delivers superior feel and long, towering shots. COBRA Connect Technology proves the performance.

  • Stock Set: 5-GW (7 Clubs)
  • Game improvement irons
  • Handicap range: 10 – 20
  • The most budget friendly option

Cobra King F9 One Length Irons

King F9 One Length Irons

The KING® F9 SPEEDBACK™ ONE Length™ irons are engineered to simplify your game by reducing variables in your swing to increase accuracy and consistency.

  • Stock Set: 5-GW (7 Clubs)
  • Game improvement irons
  • Handicap range: 10 – 20
  • These are still a very good option for high handicaps

Wishon EQ1-NX Single Length Irons

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Wishon’s new single length iron design concept EQ1-NX offers same length and high COR low loft iron characteristics while adding many new performance enhancing features to mark a definite step forward in game improvement iron design.

Please note – Wishon doesn’t make a single lob wedge. The set effectively goes from 5 iron to sand wedge. 

1 thought on “Best One Length Irons – Buyer’s Guide – 2020 Edition”

  1. Nice review except for the part about Cobra Golf and Bryson pioneering single length irons. They have been around for at least 40 or 50 years and probably longer than that. Tommy Armour was selling their “Equal Length” irons back in the 80’s. There are a lot of advantages to same length irons, but like most stuff in golf, people have thought of it before.

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