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My personal review of the highly anticipated Garmin R10 personal launch monitor. Here’s a Link to the Garmin site to see all the details. Below are some screen shots along with my unboxing photos. I’ll add my thoughts as I give it a thorough workout in all aspects. The packaging was 1st class. It came in the typical cardboard box about 4 x 4 inches. But once opened the presentation was really nice. The carrying case is a very solid hard material. Think hard sided luggage or golf club case. Defiantly built to protect the device. Inside packages in very secure and thick foam inserts are the device snd stand The tripod stand opens and attaches quickly to the unit via a magnet There is also a clip on attachment that can go on your golf bag or even golf cart it appears I ordered the bundle which included a power charger and wall adapter it was all capped off by a very nice personally written note from the founder of PlayBetter who I purchased from
Garmin Approach G8 golf GPS in excellent shape. Fantastic battery life have gotten through 36 holes roughly 9-10 hours 2 weeks ago and still had 30% battery life left. Has free life time map updates through computer App, or over Wi-Fi. All maps are current and so is software. Asking $210 shipped OBO. Brand new never swung, Fujikura Pro 2.0 67.5 Gram Stiff shaft. Has a PXG adapter but can be swapped for whatever adapter you need (I don't have adapters you will need to get one). Comes with brand new Winn standard size Dri-Tac. Asking $125 OBO shipping cost are separate and on the buyer. Will USPS Priority mail 2nd day should be no more than $15 for shipping from me in Virginia to you. Retails for $250+.
Used but in very good condition. Watch features a touchscreen with color layout of hole. Allows you to touch anywhere on the layout to get distances to any point on the course. Also tracks score, and statistics(fairways/putts). Also tracks distance of shot. Must sell today, accepting all offers Price$175 OBO
Greetings I see a lot of products over the year, much of it gets covered in reviews such as the Holiday Buyers Guides, Ball Guides or Speed Reviews, but I think it's important to let you guys know what stays in the bag or hasn't survived the test of time. This is the 2015 MBP Gear in Play thread. Featured are 22 products that are bag fixtures, I continue to scrutinize or just new pending some sort of review. I've listed a brief overview of each with general comments, but I'm starting this thread to open up each one for questions and discussion. So ask away, or maybe even leave your own impressions of a product listed here. Look forward to hearing from you guys. ACCESSORIES Best Grips Drivershoes and Puttershoes I'm constantly asked at the range; course etc where I got the driver cover. It's a serious head turner. Feels and smells like genuine leather Takes a beating an holds up well after over a year's use Soft internal lining Stitch Golf Covers The leather is good; although not quite as plush as I've seen Looks are really nice in person with nice detail and great color selection Internal lining is very thin and doesn't imply luxury Tight fit on large driver heads Garmin Approach S6 Mrs. MBP swears by the easy to read plethora of data Comfortable on wrist Data is quite accurate when verified against my laser GRIPS Best Grips Microperf I love grabbing the water bottle, soaking the grip and handing them to someone to see their â€œHoly crap it's even tackier!â€ reaction. Super tacky Love the feel of leather The stitching down the back isn't for everyone 2015 Pure Grips DTX and P2 Wraps I wasn't a fan of previous generation pure grips. They always felt as if they were dusty and instilled not confidence of not flying out the hands. Much tackier than before Comfortable with good feedback DTX tend to twist in the textured areas a little SHOES Biion I reviewed these last year and immediately fell in love. Yes, I've suffered through my detractors who I still call friend with comments like â€œTake off those Rubbermaid shoesâ€, but I continue to wear them. Super comfortable No smell after (serious I stuck my nose in) Quick and convenient to throw on and go (driving is fine) Great traction ECCO Biom Very sturdy, stable feeling Wide fit whether that's a good or bad thing â€“ good for me Awesome toe protection â€“ can wear on range mats without wearing out Footjoy DNA They hug and mold to your feet with their cool fitfoam system. I wasn't expecting this kind of support and will admit my feet ached for the first hour I wore them. By the end of that days round I was sold on their comfort. Fit to size Super comfy Really good traction Nike Lunar Control 3 Just took them out of the box, more to come Wide toe box Went a half size up for best fit True Linkswear Gent Wingtips Well don't I look all fancy! Fit wide Scuff easily Sole peeled back on first pair in 8 rounds BALLS From the Direct to Consumer Ball Guide 3UP, Lightning, Monsta, Nicklaus and Snell These balls all compete on a tour level but there are a few shining stars. Snell Very controlled spin Bombs off driver Feels great Nicklaus Crazy low bombing driver spin Solid feel Really good wedge touch/Spin TaylorMade Project A They claim it's like a Pro V 1 and they're pretty close. Sweet soft feel Mid-flight trajectory Surprising spin CLUBS Ping G30 Driver This club is all shaft dependent for me to ensure I keep the spin down. I've gone with a 73g Paderson and so far so good. Accurate Predictable ball flight Freakin loud Nike Vapor Pro For those who like to hit non-ballooning, line-drive bullets. I've had this driver one weekend and I look for every excuse to hit it. Talk about a perfect fit for me stock with the Diamana S+ shaft. Mishits carry much further than what I'm used to Really accurate Great soft feel face Flat trajectory TaylorMade Rsi2 Irons Love these Straight Mishits carry better Feel is really nice for a GI with forge faces Titleist 915 HD Hybrids Yes it's dirty, but you needed to see how often I use it. I look for a reason to hit hybrid because of this club. I will mention I'm test driving a Paderson Hybrid shaft in this one and the combination is great. Accurate Workable Feels good Ping Ketsch 352% more accurate from 5 feet? Yup 8 feet and in seems automatic I find it tough to adjust to for lag putting SHAFTS Paderson Irons I've got a thread already that I need to update with a mini review, but I will say these are the straightest damn iron shafts I've ever played. Distance is good, not phenomenal Good feedback Strong but smooth Great flat trajectory So there you they are, a bevy of goodies for us to discuss.