SOURCE: Aldila, Inc.

August 31, 2005 12:49 ET

Aldila's NV™ Hybrid, the Number One Hybrid Shaft on Tour According to Darrell Survey Tour Results During 2005

POWAY, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 31, 2005 -- Aldila, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALDA), golf's leading designer and manufacturer of high performance graphite shafts, announced today that, according to the Darrell Survey Company, Aldila's NV™ Hybrid was again the most popular hybrid shaft on Tour last week and continues to be the first choice of Tour professionals.

The Darrell Survey Company is recognized throughout the golf industry as the leading source for information on Tour product usage. In 2005, the Darrell Survey Company has conducted hybrid club usage surveys at 35 PGA Tour events and 20 Nationwide Tour events. In those surveys, Aldila has been the leading graphite hybrid shaft at PGA Tour events 28 times, or 80% of the events, and the number one graphite hybrid shaft on the Nationwide Tour, an incredible 19 out of 20 times in 2005.

"Other companies may claim to be the leading hybrid shaft on Tour, but only Aldila has the numbers and independent data to support that claim," said Mr. Mike Rossi, Aldila's Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Rossi continued on by saying, "The fact that Tour players choose the NV™ Hybrid above any other hybrid shaft reinforces our belief that our unique Micro Laminate Technology™ produces the best performing hybrid shaft currently available."

The NV™ product features exclusive aerospace materials and Aldila's unique Micro Laminate Technology™ that provides the player enhanced power, consistent flex and precise feel. The Aldila NV™ is available for woods, hybrid clubs, and irons in a variety of weights and tip sizes.

For further information on Aldila's NV™ and entire product line, visit our website at

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