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I have played the Vice Pro+. Its a good ball. Might have a hair less wedge spin than the ProV1 but its near identical 

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Driver:  :titelist-small: TSi3 (7.25*) - Tensei AV Raw White 65 X Tipped 1.5" & 0.5" Short, 2 extra grams in T1 Position

3 Wood: :titelist-small: TSi3 (13.5) - Tensei AV Raw White 70 X Tipped 1" & 0.5" Short, 2 extra grams in T Position

Driving Iron: :titelist-small: U500 2 iron - HZRDUS Smoke (X)

Irons (4-6) :titelist-small: T100S - KBS C-Taper X-Stiff

Irons (7-P) :titelist-small: 620 MB - KBS C-Taper X Stiff

Wedges: QAJzq7h.jpg SM7 Jet Black 50.F.12 / 55.S.11 / 60.M.08 - X100

Putter: 5WoCG8Y.jpgBlack ER2 (Finish Courtesy of NorCal Putters) - :P2-grips-logo: Aware Tour

Bag:  :titelist-small: Hybrid 14

Glove:  Under Armour Strikeskin Tour

Ball: :titelist-small: ProV1 Yellow #3

RangeFinder: :918457628_PrecisionPro: NX7 Pro

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Oncore elixir. It's a top level ball and if I switch balls that would be the direction I go

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Driver: PXG 0811 X+ Proto w/UST Helium 5F4

Wood: TaylorMade M5 5W w/Accra TZ5 +1/2”, TaylorMade Sim 3W w/Aldila rogue white

Hybrid: PXG Gen2 22* w/AD hybrid

Irons: PXG Gen3 0311T w/Nippon modus 120

Wedges: TaylorMade MG2 50*, Tiger grind 56/60

Putter: Scotty Caemeron Super Rat1

Ball: Titleist Prov1

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I'm playing Vice Pro Plus right now. I was loyal to the ProV1x but $4 a ball isn't happening.

 

The consumer direct model works because this product can hold its own. All the boxes check off for me...

Affordable

Durable

Great feel

Consistent ball flight

 

As mentioned above, I agree with the spin around the greens. It's good, not the best.

 

They're worth a try, I am very pleased.

 

 

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  • TaylorMade SIM2 3 wood Fujilkura Ventus Blue 7-X
  • Mizuno HMB MP20 3i Nippon Modus 3 120S
  • Ben Hogan PTx Combo Nippon Modus 3 120S
  • TaylorMade MG2 TW 56 & 60 Nippon Modus 3 120S
  • Scotty Cameron Phantom X 11.5
  • TaylorMade TP5

 

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I've been going back and forth on idea of getting some Vice balls but I still lose enough that I find it hard to pay full price. I typically get some Mint condition used balls offline

 

 

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Driver:    :taylormade-small: M4 10.5* / Evenflow Blue 6.0 Stiff / Golf Pride MCC +4 Midsize

Woods: :taylormade-small: M6 3W 15* / Evenflow Blue 6.0 Stiff / Golf Pride MCC +4 Midsize

Hybrid: :taylormade-small: M4 Rescue 19* / KBS Tour Graphite Hybrid Prototype 85g Stiff / Golf Pride MCC +4 Midsize

Irons:    :srixon-small:  Z585 4-AW / KBS Tour 90 - Regular +1" / Golf Pride MCC +4 Midsize

Wedges:cleveland-small: CBX - 56* & 60* / KBS Hi Rev 2.0 - Regular +1" / Golf Pride MCC +4 Midsize

Putter:   :ping-small: Sigma 2 Tyne 4 Platinum / Superstroke Pistol

Ball:    :taylormade-small: Project a

Bag: :ping-small: Hoofer 14

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I am currently playing the OnCore Elixr. I really like this ball. It has great control around the greens and a great ball flight

 

 

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Driver: Taylormade M6 10.5*

FW: Sub70 16* 4 wood

Hybrid: 19* Tour Edge Exotics EX5

Irons:  Sub 70 

639 CB 4 - 6

639 MB 7 - PW

Wedges: Sub 70

JB - 50* 54* & 60*

Putter: Taylormade Spider
Ball: Titleist Pro V1X
Handicap index:  +2.9

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Twitter: @jacustomgolf

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If you are looking for other balls, I would also recommend getting a Snell MTB trial pack of Black and Red. Reviews on them are just rolling in and I have been very happy with the Reds.

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Driver: :taylormade-small: M5 10.5* (set at 8.5*) Tensei CK Orange
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+

2021 Test - Callaway Epic Speed

 

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I'm not opposed to any other brands besides the two I mentioned. I'm just looking for a ball that performs well in all aspects. I just don't want to pay $50 for a dozen balls. I refuse!

 

 

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I'm not opposed to any other brands besides the two I mentioned. I'm just looking for a ball that performs well in all aspects. I just don't want to pay $50 for a dozen balls. I refuse!

 

 

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I play the OnCore Avant and they work well for me.

 

 

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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-GW w/UST Competition Series graphite shafts

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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I've been enjoying playing Vice balls. My home course has a ton of water and it's just not worth losing $3-4 balls. I also love the Vice style/design. I use their gloves, towel, and umbrella as well. Always great customer service and shipping. Great customization options too if you are into that sort of thing.

 

 

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Driver:  :callaway-small: Great Big Bertha

Irons: PXG 0311 Gen 2

Wedges: PXG, Callaway Mack Daddy 3

Putter: 5WoCG8Y.jpgER3

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I am a huge fan of the OnCore Elixr. Incredibly soft feel, very good spin, and holds its line really well in the wind. It checks all the boxes for me.

 

 

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Driver:    PXG Gen2 0811x 10.5* set to small + with a VA Composites Nemesys 55s @ 44.75"

Fairway:  :srixon-small: F85 5 wood with a UST Elements Chrome 7F5 @ 41.5"

Irons: Testing the Titleist T200 irons 4-W2 with Project X LZ 5.5 shaft -1/2" and 1* Up

Wedge: Titleist SM7 56* with Project X LZ 5.0 shaft

Putter:  :scotty-cameron-1: Custom Futura X5 flow neck with a UST Frequency Filtered shaft -1" with a SS wristlock grip

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I just got a box of vice pro+ and played my first round with them on Saturday. So far I am hitting them pretty well and they seem as advertised.  As mentioned above they seem close if not equal to prov1 balls, and hopefully my opinion doesn't change after playing with them more with them.  After reading what you guys have said I think my next batch will be OnCore and/or snell and see how those feel. 

 

It seems that most guys are over paying $50 a dozen for golf balls, so I am glad there are some quality options out there for us.  

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:ping-small: G30 Driver

:ping-small: G30 3 and 5 Wood

:ping-small: i200 red dot 4-U

:taylormade-small: Milled Grind 54 and 58

Scotty Cameron Fastback Select

 

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I'm not opposed to any other brands besides the two I mentioned. I'm just looking for a ball that performs well in all aspects. I just don't want to pay $50 for a dozen balls. I refuse!

 

 

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Indeed Max is on to something there for you with the Snell MTB line. They are direct-to-consumer just like Vice & Encore, and they have many great, high-end qualities to them. At a mere $31.99 and free ship, it's a no-brainer to try the Snell MTB test pack...

 

https://www.snellgolf.com/products/mtb-test-pack-golf-balls?variant=4722213257257

 

I am currently writing up my final official eval on the Reds, and will be playing the Blacks this weekend for the first time for an unofficial review. When I received the Blacks, they also came with a very nice "thank-you" note from Snell with a live ink signature from the owner himself-very class and these have been amazing to play with.

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Driver
:    :ping-small: G410 SFT, set to 9.5*, Mitsubishi Tensei CK Orange 60, stiff (MGS Official 2019 Tester)
3W:          :ping-small: G-Series SF TEC, set to 16*, Aldila Tour Blue ATX, 65g, stiff
5W:          :ping-small: G400 SFT, set to 19*, Aldila Tour Blue ATX, 65g, stiff
7W:         :ping-small: G410 SFT, set to 22*. Alta CB 65 Red, stiff

Irons:       :ping-small: GMax, Green Dot, 5-PW, Project X Graphite Blue 6.0, 80-90g , stiff
Wedges: :ping-small: Glide 2.0 Stealth, 50* SS, 54* ES & 60*/8 Forged MGS Special from the Wedge Wizard, Green Dot, Alta CB graphite, 84g, stiff
Putter:     :ping-small: Vault 2.0 B60 Copper, 33", black dot w/GP SNSR grip (PING Sigma 2 Fetch under "see-trials")
Ball:       :Snell: MTB BLACK (MGS Official 2018 Tester for the :Snell: MTB RED)
Shoes:     :footjoy-small:  Classics Tour w/Black Widow Softspikes

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We did a Vice Pro Soft ball review ....

 

OFFICIAL FORUM MEMBER REVIEW - VICE PRO SOFT GOLF BALLS

 

You can find it in the Member Reviews.....link below

 

 

 

 

 

OFFICIAL VICE PRO SOFT REVIEW

 

https://forum.mygolfspy.com/index.php?/topic/19001-OFFICIAL-FORUM-MEMBER-REVIEW---VICE-PRO-SOFT-GOLF-BALLS/page__view__findpost__p__271003

 

 

 

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Driver: PXG 0211 w/Evenflo Riptide CB Regular shaft  Fairways:  Cobra King F8 3-4W(16*) & 5-6W(20*) w/Mitsubishi ck Blue regular shaft Hybrid: Cobra F8 3 Hybrid(19*) w/Recoil ES regular shaft Irons: Wilson D7 5-PW w/Recoil 460 Regular graphite shafts Wedges: Cleveland RTX Zipcore(50*/54*/58*) w/True Temper Spinner Wedge steel shaft  Putter: 33" Evnroll ER2 w/Evnroll Gravity Grip Bag: Vice cart bag(Black).  Pushcart:  Caddytek 3.0 from Costco Ball: Maxfli Tour CG & Titleist Pro V1x.

 

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We did a Vice Pro Soft ball review ....

 

OFFICIAL FORUM MEMBER REVIEW - VICE PRO SOFT GOLF BALLS

 

You can find it in the Member Reviews.....link below

 

 

 

 

 

OFFICIAL VICE PRO SOFT REVIEW

 

https://forum.mygolfspy.com/index.php?/topic/19001-OFFICIAL-FORUM-MEMBER-REVIEW---VICE-PRO-SOFT-GOLF-BALLS/page__view__findpost__p__271003

 

 

 

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Also, the Pro and Pro+ below:

 

https://forum.mygolfspy.com/topic/20588-official-forum-member-review-vice-propro-plus-golf-balls/?hl=%2Bvice+%2Bpro

Driver: :titelist-small: TSi3 10* Tensei AV Raw Blue

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

Ball: :bridgestone-small: Tour B X

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I played all 18 yesterday with the OnCore Elixr. It flat-out performed! Great distance, great spin and feel around the greens, and very good in the wind. I hit one bad tee shot where I thought I had sliced it. It never sliced and ended-up just off the fairway. Maybe there really is something to the interior weighting they talk about. It's a very straight ball!

 

 

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Driver: :cobra-small: King F9 Speedback, Xphlexxx Busa 2 Liquid, XX stiff, 45”

Fwy:  :callaway-small: Super Hybrid 17*, Aldila RIP Alpha 105 S, tipped 1”

Hybrid: :callaway-small: X2 Hot Pro, 20*, Graphite Design Tour AD-DI 105X

Irons: :honma:TR20 Tour P 4-10, :Nippon: Modus 130 stiff, +1”

Wedges: Vega VW-06 50*/54*/58*, Dynamic Gold S400

Putter:  :edel-golf-1: EAS 1.0

All clubs have :Arccos:  In the Winn Dri-Tac 2.0 Oversize grips

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I played all 18 yesterday with the OnCore Elixr. It flat-out performed! Great distance, great spin and feel around the greens, and very good in the wind. I hit one bad tee shot where I thought I had sliced it. It never sliced and ended-up just off the fairway. Maybe there really is something to the interior weighting they talk about. It's a very straight ball!

 

 

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It does seem hard to hit a bad shot with it. Last week i hit shots on 3 straight holes that i thought were going to be lost deep. I found and was able to play all three.

 

Love the feel and performance around the green as well.

 

 

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:titelist-small: TSi2 Kuro Kage 50g R Flex

:titelist-small: TSi2 16.5 FW with GD AD IZ 6 Shaft

:ping-small:  G410 FW 7 Alta CB R flex 

:ping-small: G410 Hybrid 26 degree Alta CB R Flex

:titelist-small: T100S/T200 Combo 5-7 T100S 8-P T200 TT Black Oynx R Flex

:titelist-small: SM7 54.08 F 58.12 K 

:ping-small: Heppler Tomcast 

:titelist-small: ProV1X Play number 12

 

 

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I have four dozen each ProV1x, Chrome Soft and Z-Stars that i recieved as staff/ambassador deals sitting in my desk cabinet.

 

I also have two dozen OnCore ELXIR in play that i paid for.

 

That should tell you something [emoji106]

 

 

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Would you guys consider doing a showdown much like you did with the Kirkland ball when it first came out?

Driver: PXG 0811 X Gen 2
3 Wood: Taylormade SIM
3 Utility Iron: Srixon U85
4i – AW: Taylormade P760
SW: Vokey SM7 M Grind
LW: Cleveland RTX 4 X-Low
Putter: Ping Vault Oslo

 

 

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It does seem hard to hit a bad shot with it. Last week i hit shots on 3 straight holes that i thought were going to be lost deep. I found and was able to play all three.

 

Love the feel and performance around the green as well.

 

 

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Plays well in the wind too

Driver: PXG 0811 X+ Proto w/UST Helium 5F4

Wood: TaylorMade M5 5W w/Accra TZ5 +1/2”, TaylorMade Sim 3W w/Aldila rogue white

Hybrid: PXG Gen2 22* w/AD hybrid

Irons: PXG Gen3 0311T w/Nippon modus 120

Wedges: TaylorMade MG2 50*, Tiger grind 56/60

Putter: Scotty Caemeron Super Rat1

Ball: Titleist Prov1

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