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  • Notice Regarding Name Change: Mitsubishi Rayon/ Graphite Shafts to Change Name as Part of Newly Integrated Company

      Tokyo, Japan (January 27, 2017) Effective April 1, 2017 Mitsubishi Rayon Co., LTD. will officially change its name to Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) completing the integration with its parent company Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (MCHC).   MCHC...

  • 2nd Generation Diamana™ Thump™ Series Set to Make Debut

    Carlsbad, CA (January 20th, 2017) -- MRC GOLF, INC. introduces the 2nd Generation Diamana™ Thump™ Series of Fairway, Hybrid and Iron profiles. Designed with the stronger player in mind, each series within the family has been designed to deliver optimal performance at the heavier weights for...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Expand Its Diamana™ +PLUS Limited Edition Offerings

    Carlsbad, CA - (November 11, 2016) - MRC GOLF, INC. has expanded the Diamana™ +PLUS Limited Edition line of premium shafts featuring a DIALEAD™ Pitch Fiber to include the Diamana™ M+PLUS Limited Edition and D+PLUS Limited Edition. The addition of the Diamana™ M+PLUS Limited Edition and D+PLUS...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts Next-Generation KURO KAGE™ Silver Featuring Dual-Core TiNi Wire

    Carlsbad, CA - (November 11, 2016) - Building on the success of the KURO KAGE™ franchise, MRC GOLF, INC. is preparing to introduce the next generation KURO KAGE™ Silver with Dual-Core TiNi technology in the tip section. Featuring both an “outer” and “inner” wall of Titanium Nickel (TiNi) Wire...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Expands TENSEI™ CK Pro Offerings

    Carlsbad, CA - (September 28, 2016) - MRC GOLF, INC. has expanded the TENSEI™ Pro line of premium shafts featuring a Carbon Fiber/Kevlar™ (CK) weave and a reinforced Boron tip-section, to include TENSEI™ CK Pro White. The addition of the TENSEI™ CK White Series is in response to the success the...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Introduces the Next Generation Diamana™ - Diamana™ BF-Series

    Carlsbad, CA (August 5, 2016) -- MRC GOLF, INC. introduces Diamana™ BF-Series. The Diamana™ BF-Series is the latest offering in the long-standing Diamana™ brand of premium golf shafts that have captured more than 120 global wins since 2004.   The new Diamana™ BF-...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Redefines Ultra-Lightweight with New GRAND BASSARA™ Shaft

    Carlsbad, CA (March 21, 2016) -- MRC GOLF introduces the newest series in the BASSARA™ ultra-lightweight family – GRAND BASSARA™. GRAND BASSARA™ is a break through in golf shaft innovation, pushing the limits of ultra-lightweight and taking high-performance to another level.   Made in our...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts Limited Edition Diamana™

    Carlsbad, CA (January 27, 2016) -- MRC GOLF, INC. introduces Diamana™ S+PLUS Limited Edition. It's the latest offering in the long-standing Diamana™ brand of premium golf shafts that have captured more than 110 global wins since 2004.   The new Limited Edition...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Expands TENSEI™ CK Offerings

    Carlsbad, CA - (January 25, 2016) - MRC GOLF, INC. has expanded its newest line of premium shafts featuring a Carbon Fiber/Kevlar (CK) weave, by adding a pro-line version to compliment the initial shaft offering. The addition to the TENSEI™ CK Series is in response to the unprecedented amount of...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Introduces Limited Edition KURO KAGE™ Woods and Irons

    Carlsbad, CA - (January 25, 2016) - MRC GOLF, INC. introduces KURO KAGE™ Limited Edition Woods and Limited Edition Ascending Mass Concept (A.M.C.) Irons. The shaft brand continues to build on an unprecedented amount of success on the major global tours with 12 Driver Shaft wins this past season...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Expands KURO KAGE™ XT and XM Offerings

    Carlsbad, CA - (January 8, 2016) - MRC GOLF, INC. has expanded its premium XT and XM shafts featuring Titanium Nickel (TiNi) wire, by adding additional weights. The shaft family continues to be an extremely popular choice among top amateur golfers and a success on the major global tours with 12...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Launches KURO KAGE™ XM Wood with Titanium Nickel (TiNi) Wire

    Carlsbad, CA - (October 3, 2015) - MRC GOLF, INC. has introduced the KURO KAGE™ XM shaft for woods globally. This new series utilizes premium 40 and 46 Ton carbon fiber as well as an ultra-long 13 inch application of the Titanium Nickel (TiNi) Wire prepreg in the tip-section in a similar manner as...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Launches the Next Generation KURO KAGE™ Irons with Titanium Nickel (TiNi) Wire

    Carlsbad, CA (October 1, 2015) -- MRC GOLF introduces the next generation KURO KAGE™ Iron with Titanium Nickel (TiNi) Wire. The next generation KURO KAGE™ TiNi Irons adds Titanium Nickel (TiNi) Wire to Low Resin Content (LRC) prepreg and a smooth overall bend profile with a lower...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts First-Ever TENSEI™ Shaft

    Carlsbad, CA (August 21, 2015) -- MRC GOLF introduces the first shaft of its new brand, TENSEI™. The TENSEI™ CK Series Blue features a multi-material design that optimizes a classic, tour-proven MRC GOLF bend profile, to enhance performance and efficiency. The Japanese word “Tensei” translates...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts Next-Generation KURO KAGE™ Black Featuring TiNi Wire

    Carlsbad, CA (July 17, 2015) -- Building on the success of the KURO KAGE™ Silver with TiNi, MRC GOLF, INC. has introduced the new KURO KAGE™ Black TiNi Series for woods, now with Titanium Nickel (TiNi) Wire added to the tip section for players looking to control launch and spin while shaping shots...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Expands KURO KAGE™ Silver with TiNi Wire Offerings

    Carlsbad, CA (July 17, 2015) - MRC GOLF, INC. has expanded its KURO KAGE™ Silver line featuring Titanium Nickel (TiNi) wire, by adding additional wood weights and for the first time matching hybrid shafts with the TiNi wire technology. The shaft family -- popular among better amateur golfers and a...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts New Website (www.MRC-GOLF.com)

    Carlsbad, CA (July 9th, 2015) -- MRC GOLF invites visitors to explore their new website and new URL -- www.MRC-GOLF.com. The new website has been re-designed and developed on a new Content Management System (CMS) platform which delivers consumers and partners an enhanced experience when...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Introduces the OT™ Iron Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (March 1, 2015) - MRC GOLF, INC. has debuted the OT™ Iron Series shaft. It changes everything. Even though graphite iron shafts can outperform steel on launch and distance, many players have been reluctant to move to graphite because of feel and control issues. They won't anymore...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the KURO KAGE™ XT-Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (March 1, 2015) - MRC GOLF, INC. has introduced the KURO KAGE™ XT shaft for woods. This new Series utilizes premium 40 and 46 Ton Carbon Fiber as well as an ultra-long 13 inch application of the TiNi Wire Prepreg in the tip section. This combination delivers a shaft with firmer butt...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the BASSARA™ GG-Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (February 10, 2015) - MRC GOLF, INC. has officially introduced the BASSARA™ GG-Series ultralight shaft. Like other BASSARA™ models, this is not just a re-engineered, lightweight version of one of our heavyweight models. Rather, it's a unique, premium design that incorporates the best...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the Diamana™ R-Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (September 2, 2014) - MRC GOLF, INC. has officially introduced the Diamana™ R-Series shaft for woods. This is the latest product in the long-standing Diamana™ brand. Made exclusively at our facilities in Toyohashi, the Diamana™ R-Series builds on the active-tip profile first...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the Next-Generation Diamana™ +Plus Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (June 23, 2014) - MRC GOLF, INC. has officially introduced the Next-Generation Diamana™ +Plus Series that builds on the success of its 2011 predecessor. This is the latest product in the long-standing Diamana™ brand that's captured more than 100 Tour wins globally since the company...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the FUBUKI™ J-Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (June 2, 2014) - MRC GOLF, INC. has officially introduced the FUBUKI™ J-Series counterbalanced shaft. Featuring extreme counterbalance weighting, Modulus Differential Technology (MDT) and our proprietary metal mesh technology, the versatile FUBUKI™ J-Series allows players to take...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Extends KURO KAGE™ Low Balance Irons Shaft Line with New Weight Options

    Carlsbad, CA - (April 28, 2014) - MRC GOLF, INC. introduces 85- and 105-gram models of the KURO KAGE™ Low Balance Irons shaft that debuted at the 2014 PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando. These new weights complement the original 65-gram model. The KURO KAGE™ Low Balance Irons shafts blend High Density...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the BASSARA™ P-Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (April 7, 2014) - MRC GOLF, INC. has officially introduced the BASSARA™ P-Series ultralight shaft. Like other BASSARA™ models, this is not simply a redesigned, lightweight version of our heavyweight models. Rather, it's a unique, premium design that incorporates the best materials,...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the FUBUKI™ Z and ZT-Series

    Carlsbad, CA - (March 1, 2014) - MRC GOLF, INC. has introduced the FUBUKI™ Z-Series and FUBUKI™ ZT-Series of shafts. The new product lines are designed to complement the current profiles in the FUBUKI™ family and increase the line’s overall versatility. Based on the highly successful FUBUKI™ α-...

  • MRC GOLF, INC. Debuts the Second Generation KURO KAGE™ Black With A Higher Balance Point

    Carlsbad, CA - (March 1, 2014) - MRC GOLF, INC. has officially introduced the second-generation KURO KAGE™ Black shaft with a high balance point. Building on the success of the original KURO KAGE™ Black profile, this new shaft features the same technically advanced High Density Prepreg with up to...