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Gary

 

Tennessee

 

5

 

Callaway XR (2015)

 

Strength: mid-short iron accuracy, left/right dispersion is pretty tight, straight ball hitter first, but can work ball either way

 

Weakness: long iron confidence

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Ben

Illinois

5.0 hdcp

Mizuno mp-30 3-p dg x100's

Hitting high draw is a strength but the fade gives me troubles. Lately I've been thinning shots as well.

Ben S
Hailing from N Aurora IL

WITB:
Putter: Mizuno by Bettinardi BC1 w/SuperStroke MidSlim 2.0 Flamed finish (1 Degree)
Driver: Ping G – Mitsubishi Diamana Blue 73 X (10.5 Degree)
3 Wood : Callaway Epic Flash – Mitsubishi Tensei AV Blue 75 S (15.5 Degree)
3 Hybrid: Tour Edge CBX 119 – Project X EvenFlow Black 85 S (18 Degree)
3 Hybrid: Ping G – Mitsubishi Tensei CK Pro Blue HY 86 S (19 Degree)
4 – GW: Ping i210 - Oban CT-115 X (22.5 - 50 Degrees)
SW: Titleist SM7 S Grind - Tour Chrome - Stock S200 (54 Degree)
LW: Titleist SM7 D Grind - Tour Chrome - Stock S200 (58 Degree)
All Grips:  Winn Dri-Tec Midsize - Gray/Blue w/ 2 extra wraps low hand
Customizing:
Lime Green/Hot Pink Custom Paintfill - all clubs
White ferrules with Blue Stripes from Cell-Parts.net
Irons fitted & built by True Spec Golf
Custom Headcovers from Sunfish Golf
PING White DLX Cart Bag

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Sean


Virginia


11.7


Taylormade R9 (5-GW)


Strength: High straight flight


Weakness: Mis-hits with long irons


Sean K.

Driver: :callaway-small: Great Big Bertha, 10.5o, -1"
Wood: :srixon-small: Z-F85, 3W, 15o
Hybrids: :titelist-small: 818 H1, 19o
Irons: :mizuno-small: JPX 919 Hot Metal 4-GW
Wedges: :cleveland-small: CBX 2.0 55o, 60o
Putter: :1332069271_TommyArmour: Tour Impact No. 3
Ball: :srixon-small: Z Star

2017 Vice Pro Forum Review
2019 Tommy Armour Tour Impact No.3 Forum Review

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Paul

New York State

26 handicap, left handed

NIKE Vrs Covert Irons

 

Strength: 8,9 irons decent distance and accuracy

Weakness: Long iron distance and accuracy problems, lack of consistent ball striking, inconsistent wedge play

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Your first name: Kyle


Your home state/province: Ohio (Columbus area to be more specific)


Your current handicap: 6


Your current iron set: Taylormade Rocketbladez Tour


Your biggest strength: Consistent with long irons/good ball striker


Weakness: Will hit the occasional very high/spinny shot with the shorter irons that loses a good amount of distance/accuracy


                


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Vern.

Austintown, Ohio.

11.3

Callaway Apex Forged w/ Aerotech Fiber/Steel Regular Shafts (6-GW)

Strength: High flight with baby draw or fade as needed.

Weakness: Over swinging causing pulls to the left.

WITB:

Driver - Callaway BB Alpha 9* Kuro Kage 50g. Reg. Shaft - 45"

3 Wood - Callaway X-Hot 3 Deep Pro 14.5* Project X 5.5

5 Wood - Callaway XR 19* Project X 5.5

3 - 5 Tour Edge Exotics EX9 Hybrids 18*, 22*, & 25* w/ AeroTech i80 SteelFiber Reg. Shaft

6 - PW - Callaway Apex w/ AeroTech i80 SteelFiber Reg. Shaft - Standard length & lofts 

GW, SW & LW - Hogan TK - 49*, 54* & 58* - KBS fst - Wedge flex

Putter - Ping - Mid Ketsch Heavy - 33"

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Ashley Heaton

Arizona

10

Ping i25

Strength - High Ball Flight with soft landing

Weakness - Offline shots to either side are common

"I'd play a ladies set of clubs if it allowed me to break par."

PING G410 LST Fujikura Pro 2.0 Tour Spec 6

Titleist 17, 19, and 21 degree 818 H2 Hybrids

Ping G700 5 - GW

Titleist Vokey SM7 54 Wedge

Titleist Vokey SM7 58 Wedge

Evenroll ER3

Snell MTB-X

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Christopher

Michigan

14

Wilson FG Tour

Your biggest strength: Mid Irons

Your biggest Weakness: Short Game

TaylorMade M5 Tensei Orange x

Adams XTD Kuro Kage 15*

TM200 5w Bimatrix

Adams Pro Hybrid 20*

TM P790 4-GW Nippon 105

Vokey 54, 58 TT Spinner

Bettinardi Big Ben Putter

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Your first name - Greg


Your home state/province - CA


Your current handicap - 9.1


Your current iron set - Taylormade RocketBladz


Your biggest strength & weakness to your iron game - biggest strength is being able to hit my long irons dead straight, for the most part. Biggest weakness is hitting high, weak slices.


Driver: Nike Vapor Fly (set to 9.5 draw)

3 Wood: Taylormade M2 15*

5 Wood: Bridgestone 18*

Irons 4-PW: Taylormade RocketBladz

(All wood and iron shafts are stiff)

Wedges: Cobra Tour Trusty Rusty (52*, 56*, 62*)

Putter: YES! Sarah White

Location: North of San Francisco

Handicap: 9.1

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Bobby


Pennsylvania


14.4


Taylormade M2


Strength: 8 iron to PW is consistent.


Weakness: Getting distance and consistency out of 4-7 wedges. Feel, Control, no ability to shape shots. pretty much everything.


Twitter: @bobbyburdette

Instagram: bobbyburdette

 

 

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Name: Jay

 

State: Michigan

 

HC: 13

 

Set: Adams idea pro a12, 4-pw, stiff shafts

 

Strength: 7 iron down to PW, which is carries of about 135 to 165. Natural shot shape is a draw, but I can bend it both ways if needed with those clubs. I also am a naturally high hitter, so shots don't have a lot of roll out after landing.

 

Weakness: long irons. Not consistent with the contact, shape or distance once I go past a 7 iron, but especially poor with 5 and below (which is why I don't carry a 3 iron anymore).

Driver: Nike Covert Tour 2.0, Kuro Kage Silver TiNi (S) cut to 44.5" -- Wood: Callaway X-Hot pro 4 Wood 17* stock project x shaft (S) Hybrid: Bridgestone Precept ECU 21* (S) -- Irons: Mizuno 919 Hot Metal Pro KBS C taper (S) -- Wedges: Cleveland RTX 2.0 54*, 58* (W) -- Putter: Odyssey O Works Red #7s 35” -- Bucket List Courses Played: Forest Dunes, The Loop at Forest Dunes Black and Red, All Tree Tops courses, Black Wolf Run, The Irish Course at Whistling Straits

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