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I have to admit I have on several occasions. However I have gotten much better and really think out most all my purchases. Case and point I have $100 to the local shop and have been in twice recently and walked out with nothing. I have ideas what I want but just haven't found the right thing to pull the trigger on

 

 

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Driver:   :callaway-small: Epic Sub Zero - Set at 10* with Aldila Rogue Max 65 gram 

Wood:    :cobra-small: F7 3 wood 14.5* w/ weight back

               :ping-small: G410 Crossover - 2 and 4 iron

Irons:     :ping-small: i210 5-U w/ Nippon Modus 105 stiff (2018 Tester)

Wedge:  :ping-small: Glide 2.0 54* 58* w/ Nippon Modus 105 Stiff

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I was back at GG yesterday with their coupons in my back pocket. Was hoping that Odyssey used O Works putter was still there. Nope some other lefty grabbed it. They had a couple of other used putters that were ok but had my heart and cash set on that putter. Oh well will keep the powder dry for the next trip.

 

 

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:ping-small: G410 SFT driver 

Cobra King F-9  5 wood
:ping-small:  410  Hybrids 22*, 26*

Cobra Speed Zone 6-GP/Recoil ESX 460 F3 Shafts 

:titelist-small: SM7 54* Wedge

:ping-small: Glide 3.0  60* Wedge

:odyssey-small: O Works putter
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I was back at GG yesterday with their coupons in my back pocket. Was hoping that Odyssey used O Works putter was still there. Nope some other lefty grabbed it. They had a couple of other used putters that were ok but had my heart and cash set on that putter. Oh well will keep the powder dry for the next trip.

 

 

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See you should have bought it yesterday on impulse ! [emoji6]jk

 

 

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Callaway  Epic Flash 10.5 Driver
Callaway MAVRIK  3 hybrid 18 Degree
Callaway Big Bertha 2019  4 hybrid 
Callaway  Max 5 - PW Irons
Cleveland CBX 2 50 & 54 Degree Wedge
Cleveland CBX Full-Face Wedge 58 degree
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Bought some 2017 Chrome Soft X for $31 yesterday. Gonna see if it feels the same as the non-x but spin less. DTC companies, after shipping, are around the same price so why the hell not? Next on my list is a box of MTBs and maybe I'll give the TP5/x another shot. Haven't tried the non-x -- but the tp5x was a little firm feeling off the putter and wedges if I remember correctly.

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3w/5w: :titelist-small: TSi2 Tensei AV Raw Blue

4h: :mizuno-small: CLK 22* Hybrid Tensei CK Pro Blue 80HY S

Irons 5-PW: :mizuno-small: JPX 919 Forged Nippon Modus 3 Tour 105 S

Wedges: :cleveland-small: RTX Zipcore Tour Rack 50, 54, 58 Modus 3 115 Wedge

Putter: L.A.B. DF 2.1 w/ BGT Stability Tour

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Just got an email from PayPal telling me about a special 24 month/0% financing promotion that expires at the end of this month...

 

Someone tell me I don't need a G400 driver. [emoji52]

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:ping-small: G400 Max

:ping-small: G410 3W

:ping-small: G410 3 & 4 Crossover

:ping-small: i200 5-PW

:vokey-small: Vokey SM7 | 52-56-60

:taylormade-small: Taylormade Spider X

 

 

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You don't need a G400 driver, go with the G400 Max :lol: :lol: :lol:

My man! I can't find any lefties, unfortunately. I think if one pops up before Wedneaday I might pull the trigger.

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:ping-small: G400 Max

:ping-small: G410 3W

:ping-small: G410 3 & 4 Crossover

:ping-small: i200 5-PW

:vokey-small: Vokey SM7 | 52-56-60

:taylormade-small: Taylormade Spider X

 

 

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My man! I can't find any lefties, unfortunately. I think if one pops up before Wedneaday I might pull the trigger.

I will say a prayer for you brother

 

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Driver: :titelist-small: TSi3 10* Ventus Red

3w/5w: :titelist-small: TSi2 Tensei AV Raw Blue

4h: :mizuno-small: CLK 22* Hybrid Tensei CK Pro Blue 80HY S

Irons 5-PW: :mizuno-small: JPX 919 Forged Nippon Modus 3 Tour 105 S

Wedges: :cleveland-small: RTX Zipcore Tour Rack 50, 54, 58 Modus 3 115 Wedge

Putter: L.A.B. DF 2.1 w/ BGT Stability Tour

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My man! I can't find any lefties, unfortunately. I think if one pops up before Wedneaday I might pull the trigger.

 

Dicks Sporting Goods takes Paypal for online purchases.   

Driver:  :ping-small: G400 Max 9* w/ KBS Tour Driven
Fairway: :titelist-small: TS3 15* set  to 16.5* w/Project X Hzardous Smoke
Hybrids:  :titelist-small: 816H1 19* set at 18* w/KBS Tour Graphite Hybrid Prototype
                :titelist-small: 915H  21*  w/KBS Tour Graphite Hybrid Prototype
               :titelist-small: 915H 24*  w/KBS Tour Graphite Hybrid Prototype
Irons:      :honma:TR20V 6-11 w/Vizard TR20-85 Graphite
Wedge:  :callaway-small: 54-10S   :cleveland-small: 588  58-12
Putter:  :seemore-small: mFGP2

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Dicks Sporting Goods takes Paypal for online purchases.

It's gotta be specifically from eBay, or I would have already been all over it.

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:ping-small: G400 Max

:ping-small: G410 3W

:ping-small: G410 3 & 4 Crossover

:ping-small: i200 5-PW

:vokey-small: Vokey SM7 | 52-56-60

:taylormade-small: Taylormade Spider X

 

 

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Just got an email from PayPal telling me about a special 24 month/0% financing promotion that expires at the end of this month...

 

Someone tell me I don't need a G400 driver. [emoji52]

Can you forward me that email[emoji16]

 

J/k. I think i saw it in my inbox as well. Tempting huh?

 

The 400Max is money though!

 

 

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:titelist-small: TSi1 Aldila Ascent 40G shaft

:titelist-small: TSi2 18 FW with GD AD IZ 6 Shaft

:titelist-small: TSi1 20 and 23 degree hybrids Aldila Ascent Shafts R

:titelist-small: T300 5-P Tensei  R flex shaft 1/4 long 

:titelist-small: SM8 48F/54/58 D Grinds 

:ping-small: Tyne 4 

:titelist-small: ProV1X Play number 12

 

 

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I like to go into the retail stores and “kick tires”, maybe buy some tees or balls. But I don't pull the trigger on anything major unless I've done some research first.

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th.jpg.d6e2abdaeb04f007fd259c979f389de6.jpg Gen1 0811X 12° driver w/Project X Evenflow Blue 55g shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 TC 16° 4 wood w/Kuro Kage Black 60g shaft

:srixon-small: Z355 22° 7 wood w/Miyazaki Jinsoku shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 TC 19° 3 hybrid w/UST Proforce V2 Black shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 TC 22° 4 hybrid w/UST Proforce V2 Black shaft

:tour-edge: HL E521 25° 5 hybrid w/Fubuki HD55 shaft

post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg Sti2 6 iron w/UST Recoil 660 graphite shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 Tour+ irons 7-PW w/UST Competition Series graphite shafts

:cleveland-small: CBX2 50° wedge

post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg M-Series+ 56° wedge w/UST Recoil 660 graphite shaft
:cleveland-small:  Huntington Beach Soft Premier 10.5

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EVERYTHING I OWN 🤤 ...jk As I get older I do my research to get the best price and value for my very hard earned money.

 

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Driver:   :taylormade-small: Sim2 Max w/ Fujikura Motore X F3 shaft

FW Wood:   :cobra-small:  F9 wood 14.5* 

Hybrids:  :taylormade-small: Sim2 Max 3 Hybrid & :nike-small: Vapor Flex 4 hybrid  

Irons:  :srixon-small: Z565 - 7 thru PW & ZU85 - 5 thru 6 with Recoil ZT9 F4 shafts                                            

Wedges:   :cleveland-small: RTX4 52*, 56*, 60* 

Putter:  Scotty Cameron M2 Newport

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As I get older I do my research to get the best price and value for my very hard earned money.

 

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I have a bad (but I guess good) habit about doing this. Once I find something, I always spend forever trying to find the cheapest price or cashback options or whatever else. I'm all about saving that dough.

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:ping-small: G400 Max

:ping-small: G410 3W

:ping-small: G410 3 & 4 Crossover

:ping-small: i200 5-PW

:vokey-small: Vokey SM7 | 52-56-60

:taylormade-small: Taylormade Spider X

 

 

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I have a bad (but I guess good) habit about doing this. Once I find something, I always spend forever trying to find the cheapest price or cashback options or whatever else. I'm all about saving that dough.

 

I imagine you have to be a bit frugal since a jar of peanut butter is like $37 over there

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Driver:  :callaway-small:Epic Speed 9* (set -1) Mitsubishi MMT 70X
3W: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 15* Recoil 460ES
3H, 4H: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 19*, 23* Recoil 780ES
4-AW:  :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR HF2 Modus3 Tour 105
SW: :cleveland-small: Zipcore Black Satin 54*
LW: :cleveland-small: Zipcore Black Satin 58*
Putter: :odyssey-small: Stroke Lab Marxman
Bag: BigMax Dri Active Lite
Ball: :taylormade-small: TP5x Pix
Pushcart: BigMax iQ+

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Even with my penchant for budget clubs I'll still agonize over a purchase before pulling the trigger. Right now I am trying to decide if I will continue to fight with my 3 and 4 hybrids or try something else.

th.jpg.d6e2abdaeb04f007fd259c979f389de6.jpg Gen1 0811X 12° driver w/Project X Evenflow Blue 55g shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 TC 16° 4 wood w/Kuro Kage Black 60g shaft

:srixon-small: Z355 22° 7 wood w/Miyazaki Jinsoku shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 TC 19° 3 hybrid w/UST Proforce V2 Black shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 TC 22° 4 hybrid w/UST Proforce V2 Black shaft

:tour-edge: HL E521 25° 5 hybrid w/Fubuki HD55 shaft

post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg Sti2 6 iron w/UST Recoil 660 graphite shaft
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg KE4 Tour+ irons 7-PW w/UST Competition Series graphite shafts

:cleveland-small: CBX2 50° wedge

post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411.jpg M-Series+ 56° wedge w/UST Recoil 660 graphite shaft
:cleveland-small:  Huntington Beach Soft Premier 10.5

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A couple of years ago I had an hour to kill before a meeting so I went to a local Golftown to kill some time.  I ended up trying different putters and found an Odyssey seemed to work best.  Putts of 10-15' rolled in one after the other and I walked out with it even though I had done a putter fitting e few months earlier and my current putter was still the best for me.

 

Historically I have never gotten along with inserts.  About 8 years ago I was given an Odyssey which I had no consistency with so I passed it along to my father.  Even knowing this I had visions of saving multiple strokes per round.  Practicing with the new stick was great until I started playing with it on the course, I never three putted so much.  The putter rolled straight but I had no consistency with distance leaving putts way short or blowing them by the hole.  Looking back when I practiced with the new putter it took a couple of putts to dial in distance, this doesn't work on course.

 

I should have known better but I still fell for the new toy looking better and visions of grandeur.  The worst part is I have much bigger issues with other parts of my game while putting is by far my best aspect.  Since then I try to remember this when walking in to a golf store and have not walked out with a new club since.

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Driver - Callaway Rogue Draw

Woods - Callaway Rogue 5 wood

Hybrid - Titleist TS2 21 degree

Irons - Taylormade P790 5-PW

Wedges - Ping Glide 2.0 52-56-60

Putter - Mizuno Black Carbon BC3

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A couple of years ago I had an hour to kill before a meeting so I went to a local Golftown to kill some time.  I ended up trying different putters and found an Odyssey seemed to work best.  Putts of 10-15' rolled in one after the other and I walked out with it even though I had done a putter fitting e few months earlier and my current putter was still the best for me.

 

Historically I have never gotten along with inserts.  About 8 years ago I was given an Odyssey which I had no consistency with so I passed it along to my father.  Even knowing this I had visions of saving multiple strokes per round.  Practicing with the new stick was great until I started playing with it on the course, I never three putted so much.  The putter rolled straight but I had no consistency with distance leaving putts way short or blowing them by the hole.  Looking back when I practiced with the new putter it took a couple of putts to dial in distance, this doesn't work on course.

 

I should have known better but I still fell for the new toy looking better and visions of grandeur.  The worst part is I have much bigger issues with other parts of my game while putting is by far my best aspect.  Since then I try to remember this when walking in to a golf store and have not walked out with a new club since.

 

 

I think they make the putting greens where the ball funnels towards the hole.  :D  

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Callaway  Epic Flash 10.5 Driver
Callaway MAVRIK  3 hybrid 18 Degree
Callaway Big Bertha 2019  4 hybrid 
Callaway  Max 5 - PW Irons
Cleveland CBX 2 50 & 54 Degree Wedge
Cleveland CBX Full-Face Wedge 58 degree
Odyssey
White Hot OG 7 S

 

 



 

 

 

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