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  1. Hi there folks! In today's session we will talk about lead tape on putters! Or more appropriately, I will ask about it I recently realized that I choke up on my putter (34") about an inch, and then decided I should just join the elite group known as 33" putter putters (not sure if that is a thing). Anyway, I took it to the local golf shop and they were able to save my grip, cut it down and let me have a go. I took it to the practice green and MAN, it felt so light! In a bad way. I talked to my tec guy who put some lead tape on the back of the head and in the center. It felt closer to what I had before, but I was wondering if anyone else has done this and what should I expect from this? I know in a driver, weight back means higher launch. Should I expect to be hitting bombs with the Texas Wedge now? Thanks in advance for the wisdom. Pictures for reference.
  2. I'm getting a new putter that's in the process of shipping. When the new putter arrives (I was fit for it), what should I do to get used to the putter? Should I just do some drills and dedicate a few practice sessions to putting? Excited to play with my Evnroll ER7!
  3. Hi All, AcesAndHoles here for the first of many reviews on MGS! We're a group of friends and players in New York that are doing reviews and play-testing of golf (and tennis) gear by average players that don't have the benefits or tools the pros have. We have male and female players trying stuff out ranging from 3-30 handicap to see what works, what doesn't, and what just downright looks great in our bags. Enjoy! P.S. Apologies that we don't have any pics or vid on this one! --- 2019 Odyssey Stroke Lab 7 The first thought I had when picking up the Stroke Lab Seven (“Stroke 7”) was, “holy cow, this thing is sleek”. When I look at the base profile I’m staring at two turbine engines powering my putter to birdie freedom. There’s a classic feel to this putter with the silver and black contrast at address despite the two fins hanging off the back and you will have people come up and ask what you’re playing with as you warm up on the putting green. The review model we had in hands was 35” at 366.3g total weight. For $50 you can get the Stroke Lab weight kit direct from Odyssey to customize the weight and feel of the putter with 15g, 10g and 20g options. Play around with it a bit and you can change the balance—or you can just order from a massive myriad of options, hosel, head shapes, and configurations offered. What’s New? Stroke 7 advertises a Stroke Lab shaft that’s 40g lighter than the typical shafts available with a 2 piece graphite and steel construction. If you’re used to the typical steel shafts, your eyes will be the biggest bias in perceived feedback at address. Feel wise, our crew found the differences are negligible in terms of feedback and vibration and you soon won’t even think about the graphite component of the shaft. Counterbalancing is nothing new in golf and Odyssey accounts for the 40g reduction by adding 10g to the back of the head of the putter and 30g to the end of the grip to smooth out your swing. If you like lithe putters in your hands, this may not be the roll for you. In this rendition you will find the crossover of Microhinges and White Hot technology. The latest face involves a slight tweak in the material composition designed to get the ball rolling towards the hole in a smooth manner without the hiccups or skips that some other putters catch. If you’ve played with an EXO lately, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Face Feel Anyone that has played with a White Hot insert before will recognize the genetics of the muted face at impact. Nothing particularly revolutionary here except a fresh face. Stroke 7 still has more of a “thud” than a “click” from an auditory perspective but produces consistent roll stroke after stroke. However, anyone that is familiar with the mallet style Odysseys will also recognize that there is no discerning audible feedback on strike quality and twist if you happen to pick your head up and don’t spot the issue first-hand. You’ll feel it in the hands, but you’ll have to really pay attention. Stroke/Swing The focus on this rendition of the putter is in stabilizing stroke and back-swing through innovation in the shaft and careful counterbalancing in the grip. As someone that struggles with keeping a smooth pendulum swing and tempo, I was personally intrigued. At 6’3” I prefer keeping my hands to the butt of the putter instead of hunching over but I found the biggest benefit/ assistance from the tech by choking up a bit on the grip. Players with some play in their wrists will benefit from the extra counterbalancing. Overall, I found the shift from backswing to forward motion to be a touch smoother and more comfortable which allowed me to better gauge tempo and retain distance control. Conclusion Odyssey produces quality products year after year—that’s no surprise. They cater to a massive market of players with tried and true success that’s reflected in championships and sales alone. If you’re happy with your current setup and achieve consistent results then this update may be a pass for you. However, if you’re looking for the latest shift in tech to smooth out an errant putter stroke and to give you the best shot at consistent rolls then the Stroke Lab line may be for you. Across the board, all of our testers noticed a subtle change in tempo and timing with this putter. We even pulled one of our blade testers over to the dark-side. TLDR: New innovation with the Stroke Lab two-material shaft helps smooth out tempo and consistency of stroke in this latest edition of putter. Pros: - Sleek looks without being obnoxious for a mallet - Tempo control. - Even swing. - Customization with many options and styles to choose from. Cons: - Too many options to choose from—I wish we could test them all - Lack of auditory feedback for where you strike the face - Aside from the shaft innovation it’s similar to previous renditions. - Players who prefer maneuverable/light putters will not appreciate the counterbalancing.
  4. Lets start with my newest purchase the Muzino ST200 driver Damian white shaft. Added 30 yards Irons Muzino JP919 forged with KBS stiff shafts added accuracy. wedges SM7 60, 56 and 50 degrees wedges for short game feel. 2017 spider Taylor made putter. Just rolls
  5. Driver: Taylormade m5 9.0 - Tensei Orange TX 60g 3 wood: Taylormade m5 3 wood - stock Tensei orange 75g x stiff Driving iron: Srixon ZU65 20 degree - Miyazacki tour issue blue 7x x stiff shaft. 4 iron: Mizuno mp20 HMB - KBS Ctaper lite x 5-PW: MP18 blades - KBS Ctaper x stiff (3 and 4 iron taken out) Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM6 50 54 58 black finish - KBS C taper X and S in lob wedge. Putter: Evnroll ER2 34 inch Ball: Bridgestone tour BXS Think that works out to being 3 Mygolfspy winners in the bag? Correct me if I'm wrong! (Disclaimer the picture is slightly old)
  6. I need the piece that goes on the top of the Odyssey Works 360g putter. I have inserted a picture showing the piece I need and another picture showing what the piece looks like. I have search and searched the internet and thought maybe I would try this forum for the help?!?!?! Thanks in advance for anybody that is able to assist me!
  7. Follow along as four members of our forum will be putting the Tommy Armour TA3 Impact Putter to the test on the course and putting green. This is a My Golf Spy Most Wanted winner, so see if it performs as well for them as it did the Most Wanted testers and how it might work for your game. The Four Testers Are: @tchat07 Stage 1 Stage 2 @skrupa15 Stage 1 Stage 2 @Txmason123 Stage 1 Stage 2 @HeathS16 Stage 1 Stage 2 @jayjay0808 Stage 1 Stage 2
  8. I live in Birmingham, AL, and am wanting to get fitted for a putter. The problem all lefties have is finding a place that has ample selection so you can test a good variety of putters. Has anyone gone to anyplace around here and enjoyed the process? What stores would you suggest? Thanks.
  9. So I wanted to ask before I pulled the trigger. I got fit last summer for a putter last summer at TXG! The experience was fantastic and I really enjoyed my fitter. Plus the conversion rate of Canadian to US $ was a nice difference in price too. Finally at the point of playing enough golf at the moment to justify buying the putter. I'm a lefty by the way too. My specs are for the most part standard or easily purchased from the club manufacturer. EvnRoll ER7 club, left handed. Where it gets tricky is the 1.5 loft. The manufacturer doesn't have half lofts, I'd imagine because of this it would make most sense to buy directly from my fitter who will do the .5 loft adjustment and make sure I have the other specs exact to my fitting. Also it has me as "1 wrap logo up", not quite sure what that means. My concern is shipping time from Canada. I'll be going back to Chicago for a couple days, then headed to California. After that I'll be back in Arizona for a few weeks. I'll actually be right by EvnRoll headquarters in Carlsbad while in California for a week. That said I'd imagine I'd have to book a fitting with them to get the tweaks I need. Plus with quarantine they might only be doing pickup only. Thoughts?
  10. I have a Odyssey Marxman White Hot Putter. I tried an Evnroll ER7 and that felt great at a fitting I went to. That head is 370g plus a Evnroll weighted grip. I was looking at maybe buying some stick on weights but they seem to be in .25oz increments. Plus I don't need a whole box of 90 weights! Thoughts/suggestions?
  11. So I recently made a decision to buy a Bradley putter and I have to say that it took me some time to get used to it, but then I started draining putts left and right. This thing has become and will forever be my main gamer. Has anyone else purchased one of these masterpieces and thought the same thing?
  12. I am looking to sell my new Taylormade Spider X putter - Bought Brand new in April 2020... Specs - Spider X #3 Navy , 34", Right Hand Asking $275.00 Thank You
  13. OFFICIAL EVNROLL PUTTER REVIEW Fozcycle Stage One Stage Two Stage Three RevKev Stage One Stage Two Stage Three Hula Rock Stage One Stage Two Stage Three BGoergen Stage One Stage Two Stage Three jlukes Stage One Stage Two Stage Three Carolina Golfer 2 Stage One Stage Two Stage Three Visit Evnrolls website HERE Visit Evnrolls Facebook HERE Visit Evnrolls Twitter HERE Visit Evnrolls Instagram HERE
  14. Anyone done a Club Champion putter fitting? Currently just using a Ping Anser 2 I bought when I first started playing golf, and very curious how much my game would improve with a fit putter.
  15. zbdubs

    SIK putters

    Getting very interested to try a SIK Putter. The idea behind their Descending Loft Tech (DLT) seems very cool. Knowing that I don't always return the same exact amount of loft to the ball at impact, having some tech to provide some more consistency to the speed/role quality could be a game changer. Anyone have experience with it?
  16. CLEVELAND FRONTLINE PUTTER REVIEW Follow along as five MGS members put the Cleveland Frontline Putter technology to work and see if it helps their putting game. The Five testers are: @txgolfjunkie official review @romeopapazulu review link @DaveP043 official review @ChasingScratch official review @RexS Review Link
  17. Follow our four testers of the Odyssey Stroke Lab as they bring you all the details of the hottest putter technology out there right now. Will it perform for them, how does it help their putting? They will leave no stone un-turned or ball un-hit in the effort to bring you a in depth and fully unbiased review of the putter. They will start with their Stage Ones which give you a good look at the putter, and tell you about their games. While they are putting the Stroke-lab in play over the next month to six weeks, they will update this thread with their thoughts and be available to answer any questions the community may have. So fire away with anything you want to know about these innovative putters. Our Four Testers: @MaxEntropy Stage 1 Stage 2 @Berg Ryman Stage 1 Stage 2 @juspoole Stage 1 Stage 2 @Apolloshowl stage 1 Stage 2
  18. Ever since Evnroll putters came on the scene a couple years ago as the surprising winner of the My Golf Spy Most Wanted putter, it's been on a roll ever since. The latest model it's ER2B has a high standard to live up to, and we have selected four members to test, review and report their results back to the forum. That begins this week as you can check in with them over the next four to six weeks to see how they are performing. The Testers are @ncwoz Stage 1 Stage 2 @Wedgie Stage 1 Stage 2 @Tsmithjr9 Stage 1 Stage 2 @KurtActual Stage 1 Stage 2
  19. Looking everywhere for the black with white paint in the center fang. It was new in 2017 with the microhindge face. Message me if you have one!
  20. Looking to sell a Bettinardi Studio Stock #3 that measures just under 34 inches. It has been used for two rounds and a few practice sessions. There is a small amount of wear on the finish on the face and sole but it does not have any dings or dents. Comes with a blue Iomic grip and the original headcover. Looking to sell this for $230 $250 shipped in the CONUS OBO. Let me know if you have any questions.
  21. These offer a different look and feel from the SIGMA line, mainly with a firmer face. Read the Press Release below for the full details and differences in each model PHOENIX (January 20, 2020) – Employing high-pressure aluminum casting for the first time in the manufacturing of its putters, PING introduced the Heppler putters today, an eye-catching, nine-model family of blades and multi-material mid-mallets and mallets differentiated by solid- face technology and extremely high inertia properties. The custom-fit putters are available for pre-order at authorized PING golf shops around the world beginning today. “With the Heppler series, we’re providing golfers a firmer-feeling putter in highly forgiving models to ensure a choice that fits their stroke and eye,” said John K. Solheim, PING President. “We’ve chosen a very precise manufacturing process that’s significantly advanced our ability to create high-MOI mid-mallets and mallets by combining aerospace-grade aluminum with steel. The contrasting copper and black finish provides alignment cues and a visually appealing, premium look that’s attracting a lot of interest on tour.” “Fitting continues to be an important part of our putter technology as well,” Solheim said. “We’ve made improvements to the feel of our adjustable-length shaft technology, and the new putters are available to fit every stroke type so golfers can find a putter to match their stance and stroke.” Solid-Face Technology A firmer feel and sound is the result of the machined, flat face. The face material – either aluminum or steel – varies by model, depending on the placement of the materials, which is strategically positioned to maximize forgiveness and optimize the center of gravity. Extensive testing revealed the auditory feedback of the flat metal face had a positive effect on the player’s confidence by providing a distinct impact experience without compromising performance. “We saw a high percentage of testers improve their ‘Strokes Gained’ results with a Heppler model, indicating that many golfers prefer the firmer sound and feel of a solid-face design,” said Solheim. “We see the new putters as an appealing alternative to our Sigma 2 series, which offers a softer feel and sound through its dual-durometer insert and TR face technology. Our primary goal is to provide golfers a custom-fit putter with their desired feel and sound while delivering the performance and consistency they need to hole more putts.” Pressure-Cast Aluminum; Multi-material Designs PING engineers combined a lightweight aluminum with steel through strategic shaping and weight placement to produce extremely high MOI designs. The aluminum casting process creates precise detail and exceptional quality in the mid-mallets and mallets. The new Tomcat 14 has the highest MOI in the line and features a 14-dot alignment aid inspired by the lights on an airport runway. “The advantage of pressure casting is we can achieve highly precise design details while allowing our engineers much greater freedom to position weight where it benefits the putter’s performance the most,” said Solheim. “As a result, we improved the performance of existing models and developed two entirely new designs. Golfers will also find a variety of alignment features to help ensure accuracy and match their preferred look.” Black Chrome, Adjustable-Length Shaft Advancements to the adjustable-length shaft technology introduced in the Sigma 2 family produce a firmer feel with less flexing. Finished in an eye-catching black chrome, the adjustable- length shaft is lightweight, easy to use and sleekly concealed beneath the grip, allowing golfers to customize length between 32" and 36" to fit their stroke and posture. The process is quick and intuitive through the use of an adjustment tool that inserts into the top of the grip. One full turn causes approximately a 1/4 " adjustment up or down, and the grip remains perfectly aligned during the adjustment process. “We’ve taken a very complex technical challenge and simplified it for the benefit of golfers,” said Solheim. “It allows you to experiment with various lengths and ultimately fit yourself. You simply adjust it until you’re comfortable, ideally with your eyes directly over the ball or slightly inside the line. The performance improvements with a putter fit to the proper length are significant. We strongly encourage golfers to take advantage of this innovative feature.” PING Pistol Grip Options Four PING grip designs allow golfers to find their optimal fit and feel. The PP59 is the standard grip, inspired by the popular PP58. The PP60 is midsize and lightweight, designed to fit the contours of the hands with flats on the top and sides. Slightly heavier, the PP61 has an exaggerated pistol shape. The PP62, while still lightweight, has a larger, more rounded shape to promote quieter hands. Name Pays Tribute to Longtime Employee The new putter family is named in honor of Rick Heppler, a longtime PING employee who began his career with the company as a teenager in 1966. The son of a General Electric co- worker of PING Founder Karsten Solheim, Rick was hired by Karsten to help John A. Solheim build putters in the family garage. Rick eventually held several management positions at Karsten Manufacturing Corporation before passing away in a motorcycle accident in 2013. “Rick was part of the PING family for almost 50 years,” said John. “He was a dear friend who contributed greatly to our success in all that he did. Naming this putter series after him is a tribute to his dedication to our company and its employees.” Heppler Models and Specifications Anser 2 Bearing the same heel-toe weighting that helped make the original Anser 2 so popular, the Heppler version also shares the original’s angled heel ballast. The all-steel Heppler Anser 2 stands apart with color blocking that creates its own eye-pleasing alignment assistance. Putter Type: Blade Material: Steel Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32" to 36 "range Head Weight: 350g Stroke Type: Slight Arc Lie Angle: 20° ±4° Loft: 3° ±3° U.S. MSRP: $245 ZB3 A larger section of the cavity was carved out and the heel-toe ballasts are larger than those in the ZB 2 to achieve a high MOI in this strong-arc blade. The alignment dot is a product of our research showing this cue makes aiming easier for strong-arc players. Putter Type: Blade Material: Steel Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32" to 36" range Head Weight: 355g Stroke Type: Strong Arc Lie Angle: 20° ±4° Loft: 3° ±3° U.S. MSRP: $245 Piper C Players who prefer center-shafted putters will find the Piper C gives them a performance edge. Relative to other center-shafted models, the CG is lower, and MOI is higher because of steel heel and toe weights integrated with the aluminum body. Putter Type: Mid-mallet Material: Aluminum/Steel face Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32"; to 36" range Head Weight: 365g Stroke Type: Straight Lie Angle: 20° ±4° Loft: 3° ±1° U.S. MSRP: $245 Tyne 3 At address, the ratio of aluminum to steel appears to be 50/50; in fact, steel accounts for 2/3 of the weight, created by a thick back flange, resulting in a lower, much deeper CG and a higher MOI. Putter Type: Mallet Material: Aluminum face/Steel Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32"; to 36" range Head Weight: 360g Stroke Type: Slight Arc Lie Angle: 20° ±4° Loft: 3° ±3° U.S. MSRP: $270 Fetch To elevate MOI over the Sigma 2 Fetch, which has steel bordering the center cutout, designers used aluminum, then steel in the heel-toe ballasting for increasing forgiveness. The color contrasting helps golfers focus on the alignment lines, causing the holed-out section to fade and not be the primary focus. Putter Type: Mallet Material: Aluminum/Steel face Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32" to 36" range Head Weight: 365g Stroke Type: Straight Lie Angle: 20° ±2° Loft: 3° ±3° U.S. MSRP: $270 Ketsch Its sole is steel, which also wraps the perimeter, a big reason this ½ steel, ½ aluminum Ketsch nearly doubles the MOI of the PING Vault 2.0 Ketsch. Like all the Heppler mallets, it effectively utilizes multi-material construction, and is the only putter in the family with three alignment lines, which frame the ball. Putter Type: Mallet Material: Aluminum face/Steel Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32" to 36" range Head Weight: 370g Stroke Type: Slight Arc or Straight Lie Angle: 20° ±2° Loft: 3° ±3° U.S. MSRP: $270 Floki The strong-arc mallet is enjoying popularity, and the Floki expands a player’s fitting options while boasting the second-highest MOI in the Heppler line, owing to its 2/3 steel, 1/3 aluminum construction. Significant steel around the perimeter prevents twisting and its copper color contrasted against the black aluminum is designed to inspire confidence. Putter Type: Mallet Material: Aluminum face/Steel Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32" to 36" range Head Weight: 365g Stroke Type: Strong Arc Lie Angle: 20° ±4° Loft: 3° ±3° U.S. MSRP: $270 Tomcat 14 Airport runway lights inspired the alignment dots in the highest-MOI model in the Heppler family. The dots get closer together front to back to simulate motion, help with eye tracking, and frame the ball. The back ballasts are cored out and steel filled in this ½ steel, ½ aluminum putter. Putter Type: Mallet Material: Aluminum face/Steel Adjustable-Length Black Chrome Shaft: 32" to 36"; range Head Weight: 370g Stroke Type: Slight Arc or Straight Lie Angle: 20° ±2° Loft: 3° ±3° U.S. MSRP: $270 Piper Armlock A mid-mallet is the predominant putter style among armlock players for its desirable head shape, and this Piper relies on the same low-CG, high-MOI, heel-toe weighted Piper C head. The difference is a double-bend shaft (std. length 41 ½”) and it attaches heel-side as opposed to the center, a 21-inch grip, and standard loft is 6°. Putter Type: Mid-Mallet Material: Aluminum/Steel face Standard length: 41.5” (Non-adjustable. Custom lengths available) Head Weight: 355g Stroke Type: Slight Arc or Straight Lie Angle: 20° ±2° Standard Loft: 6° (custom lofts available) U.S. MSRP: $270 Visit Ping.com to see all models
  22. Call me Taneleer Tivan Before we take a look at the sweet putter that I have for you today, I thought that it would be interesting to explore the question of how does a golfer go from having one putter in his bag to having a hundred putters in his garage? Crazy as that sounds, it is exactly what happened to me, and to more than a few other putter collectors out there. Somehow, we transitioned from needing a putter to play golf with to needing to have lots of putters. How does this transition happen? I'll try answer that from my experiences, perhaps serving as a pathway, or a warning, for other would-be putter collectors. I've Always Collected Stuff I was not really joking when I said that you should call me The Collector (Did you get that reference above?). When I think back on it, I've collected various things my entire life. Baseball cards, comic books, Star Wars action figures, beer coasters, and the list goes on from there. I think that for me, collecting is 20% value speculation, and 80% the hunt. I get a bit of a rush when I find something cool/rare. I remember being super excited to open up a pack of Fleer NBA cards that had a Shaquille O'Neal limited edition Rejector card inside. Was certain that it would be worth a bunch of money eventually, not the 99¢ list price currently all over eBay. The thrill of acquisition definitely outpaced value on that one… So I suppose that I had a predisposition to collecting before I ever started amassing putters. Without getting into my entire golf biography, I started playing “serious” golf late in life (age 39). By “serious” I mean that I took lessons, bought nice equipment, and overall cared more about how I played than I had during my previous drink beer and hit balls golfing escapades. My first real putter was an Odyssey Rossie 2 that I received from my father-in-law as a Christmas gift. That putter probably started the cavalcade of flatsticks. Once I became aware of the vast putter options out there, the constant putter well rotation became inevitable. The Rossie quickly became a Cleveland VP Milled #2, which then became a Scotty Cameron Circa 62 #1, and so on and so on. Lots and lots of putters have moved through my bag through the years. Understatement of the year right there. Moving Off The Rack At some point, I became aware of the custom putter market. I can't remember the exact situation regarding how this happened, maybe it was when I found PutterTalk.com, but it was a mind blowing revelation. It was crazy to think that there were small shops out there making putters that were truly unique, most containing way more personality than those found in the golf shop, and at a price that was not much above off the rack retail pricing. I had to have one. I think that people order custom putters for two reasons. They either have very specific putter specifications that match their putting stroke, or they want a putter that is cool and unique. Sure, you can have both of those, but I can admit that my motivation for acquiring a small shop putter was the latter. I had no real clue about my stroke needs, but I definitely wanted something cool to putt with. Thus began my long-running love affair with the LOL longneck. Byron Morgan 006 LN This Byron Morgan 006 putter that I have to share with you today was my first custom putter. Thing is, I didn't order it directly from Byron, so it wasn't custom to my specs, but as soon as I saw it, I needed to have it. Nothing that I had seen in a shop was even remotely similar. When I think about the attraction, I think that it was the overall character of the putter that drew me in, and what keeps me a fan of small shop putters to this day. The most important thing about a custom putter for me is that you can see that a person made it, putting some of their life into the metal. Maybe that's a bit woo woo for a putter, but whenever I look at one of my Byron Morgan putters, I can envision Byron with a hammer adding the stamps, grinding away at the wheel, or torching the neck to be able to twist it. His hands were all over the making of this putter, and I appreciate that. Not all of the stamps are quite the same depth, and the position of the stamps is definitely organic, compared to a machine-driven engraver where everything is all squared up. You may not find the same variable aesthetics as pleasing, but I definitely value the feeling of connection to the person behind the putter. I gamed this putter for almost a whole year, which some of you may recognize as being a labor worthy of Hercules. I own my putter philandering. Though it's a little heavy for my stroke, I still sneak the LOL LN out to the course here and there. It's just fun to roll balls with, and when I look at all of those smiley faces, how could I get angry about anything that happens on the green. Since acquiring the 006 LOL LN, I've ordered a few custom putters from Byron, and every time that I open up the box and see the putters for the first time I am amazed at what Byron has produced. Sure, I sent him the specs, and maybe some ideas about aesthetics, but Mr. Morgan is the one who breathes life into the metal. As I write all of this, I can feel the urge to order another putter grow stronger and stronger. I know that I now need different putter spec than my previous Byron putters. I've even got a theme in mind. Perhaps it's time to send an email to Huntington Beach... Any other putter collectors want to chime in on how you got started collecting? Here are some bonus shots of the 006 LOL LN
  23. Hello all! Thought I would chime in on this putter since I've owned it for a few months now. I had been using a Ping Ketch mallet putter since the beginning of the year. (I am relearning the game left handed this year due to a back issue and decided to do so with the putter as well) I had been putting fairly well with it but found it a bit hard to line up and I didn't love it, like all putters I have owned. I saw the testing and reviews on this putter and decided to buy it online sight unseen. I tend to like a longer putter and got it in the 35” model. (Aside: A member of the forum let me know that it could be bought here in Canada on golfworks.ca as we don't have Dick's here, so thank you whoever you were. It was $130 Canadian. It arrived super well packed, maybe better than any other golf club I've ever gotten in the mail. There were two small scratches on the putter shaft. I decided to email golfworks and see what they had to say about it. The service was incredible and the best I've ever had online. They got back to me within an hour with an apology and said they would ship out a new one that day and they had a shipping label for me to return mine with. For me the scratch's weren't a big deal and I offered them to refund me $15-20 and I'd keep it. They did me even better and gave me their cost on it and refunded the difference! Unreal service. I will buy all my grips etc. from them going forward.) Ok, back to the review! The putter fit my eye immediately. I have only ever had one other golf club where I just knew I was going to hit it well and that I'd love it at first sight. It was a Cobra knockoff driver I won in the 90's in a closest to the pin contest. This putter was the same way. I just knew I was going to love it and play well with it. I have played ten rounds so far and only six three putts. My first round with it I swooped and won three skins with a twenty foot putt and did it again later in the round with a thirty five foot putt for three more skins (The guys weren't mocking me anymore for having a Tommy Armour putter after that haha)! I do not normally sink many long putts. My longest previous this year wouldn't have been any longer than fifteen feet. It is really well balanced, the pistol grip is actually very comfortable (I may replace it with something different down the road, we'll see) and I think it looks good. The head cover I can't say the same for, it's pretty ugly and doesn't fit on that well. That's a fairly minor issue, especially considering the price and performance of this putter. On long putts I can easily line it up and it's no different on the short ones. The feel is just right for me, not too firm and not too soft, so they got the insert just right. I just have so much confidence with this thing that I can't say enough about it. I would have paid five times as much if I knew it was going to make this kind of difference in my game. My putting stats show that I've dropped almost four strokes off my rounds. I was averaging thirty six PPR and now it's down to thirty two I took no lessons and used no training aids. It was all the putter. If someone would have told me a putter would shave three to four strokes off my game I would have laughed at you! Bottom line is I love this putter. What a value the guys at Dicks have come up with....they made a world class putter for the $100 range. Thank you MY GOLF SPY, without this site I would never have given this a chance. You saved me spending $400+ on an Evenroll, so thank you guys for that. Looks – 7/10 Feel – 9/10 Alignment – 10/10 Value – 11/10 Overall – 9/10 – I highly, highly recommend this putter.
  24. Brand new 35” Scotty Cameron Phantom X6 won from a member/guest open to trades but prefer $ $350 obo, will ship to anywhere in US
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