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In a world of smash and grab, limited releases, and ebay hustlers, where are the faithful and summer-tested flat sticks that you just can't bump out your bag? Tell us about that beauty that has been with you for at least a couple of years. Show us a picture of that putter that you can't be tempted away from in the wake of those PGA merchandise show pics. This thread is for the faithful and the stories they share.

 

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For me one does not exist.  If I make it a month with the same putter then that is a miracle.

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I've got a Sizemore kicking round somewhere that I keep throwing back in the bag. Not that I play much anymore but back when I did I could never bring myself to part with it.

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I do have an overpriced bullpen with names like Tad Moore, Scotty Cameron, Frankly Frog, and Bell in it, but overall, my Dandy Tour Blade is my go-to putter. An exceptionally bad putting day puts it out of action for a round or two, even though the true blame lies obviously elsewhere, but the Dandy feels most natural to my hands and looks most natural to my eye.

The thing is, if I go through a bad patch with it, I tend to want something that feels a little bit foreign and makes me concentrate on the bio-mechanics of my stroke.

 

But trust me--that never works either.

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I have a really hard time getting pictures to post so until I can get it to work I'll just list my ap40 as the club for me. Whenever I get into a funk I'll pull it out and stroke a few putts maybe play a round or two. It was given to me by my coach so it has sentimental value

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Since switching to my TPA XVIII Prototype putting game is MONEY

 

Have you the new versions since they re-released it last year. You can one exactly like the original along with newer versions. 

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Had a nice putter rotation going last year - Until getting fitted for my Edel. Willamette for slower greens, Torque Balance for fast greens. You'll have donkey them out of my cold, dead hands.

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Have you the new versions since they re-released it last year. You can one exactly like the original along with newer versions. 

 

@Dave

 

I have a new, one of a kind, prototype version of the TPA made for me by Tee Mccabe.

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I'm in the middle of debating which putter will make the trip with me to the PGA show this Thursday...

Right now it's between:
Bettinardi Studio Stock 12
Kronos Refined Mandala
Dave Hicks Anser

I may regrip the Betti today for more testing - I'm making the move away from oversized grips back to a pistol style grip.

I have a Nike Methold Mod 90 that I'd like to play more with - but it would need significant weight added to the head to get back into the running

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Mati Mamo that I won on this site!  Made five birdies yesterday at Paiute Sun Mtn course in Las Vegas, plus several more par/bogey saves.  That thing is the truth!!

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Mati Mamo that I won on this site!  Made five birdies yesterday at Paiute Sun Mtn course in Las Vegas, plus several more par/bogey saves.  That thing is the truth!!

So, I see the Home Builders Show is a little slow, eh?  ;)

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Got it as a gift from my father-in-law.  You can have it when you pry it from my cold dead fingers.

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Got it as a gift from my father-in-law. You can have it when you pry it from my cold dead fingers.

You're gonna live a long time then

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I've got a Sizemore kicking round somewhere that I keep throwing back in the bag. Not that I play much anymore but back when I did I could never bring myself to part with it.

I have an SB-2 blade from Sizemore and totally understand where you are coming from. Great designer who produced some fantastic, very high quality putters. Wish we could see some new designs from him.

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