A classic shape is combined with new technology to enhance performance. A space behind the face is filled with a light, dense foam that improves feel. Perimeter weighting increases the size of the hitting area.
The TaylorMade R9 TP irons should suit golfers who want a compact head without sacrificing distance, need better consistency throughout the set, and would like to hit their long irons better.
For an iron that is so compact the forgiveness on offer here is extremely impressive. While we weren't blown away by the feel, the long irons in particular provided the forgiveness levels that you would expect from a much larger head.