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Wonderful opportunity --  played the PTX when they first came out

 

Jules --  New York City and CT

Older than Hogan Company -- 71

Index  7.7

Current Irons -- Srixon 565/765 combo

4i-7i/8i-PW -- recoil R flex shafts

Fourteen Wedges RM 21 54 58 / KBS wedge shafts

 

Thank you for the opportunity

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Aaron BC

Age 43 handicap 5

Ping i200 4-pw Modus Tour 120 black dot

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Thanks MGS and Hogan for this opportunity.

 

Tom - Bixby, OK

54 yrs old

7 hdcp

Titleist Japan VG3

4 thru PW with Nippon Modus3 Tour 120 shafts

Ping Tour Glide Wedges


Driver: Ping G400 MAX with PING Alta CB 55 Stiff

Fairway: Callaway Epic 15* with Fujikura Speeder 565

Hybrid: RocketBallz 19* Hybrid with Stock Shaft

Irons: JDM Titleist VG3 irons w/ Nippon Modus3 Tour 120 Shafts 

Wedges: Ping Glide 50*/54*/58*

Putter: Scotty GoLo Pro with Midsize Matador Grip

Ball: Srixon Z Star

Shoes: Nike Air Zoom Accurate

Bag: Sun Mountain MPB

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Doug El Paso, TX

30 10 Handicap

Nike Pro Combo Forged 2i-PW Stiff Flex

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my first set of good irons where Ben Hogan apex in 1994.

I love to try these new irons

 

I currently have Callaway Apex 4 thru PW

Project X 5.5

3 degree upright

Oversize grips

 

Handicap is 5.6

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Mark/Iowa

37, no current HDCP but score between 80-85

2011 TM TP MB 3-PW with TT DG Pro R300 1* Upright -1”

 

 

Sent from my iPhone using MyGolfSpy


 

👇Follow the link to read the testers thoughts on the Lynx Prowler VT and Blackcat irons!👇

https://forum.mygolfspy.com/topic/32612-2019-official-forum-member-review-lynx-black-cat-and-prowler-vt-irons/#comments

 

What is in my Bag Boy Revolver

Driver: :wilson_staff_small: Cortex 10.5* with Fujikura Atmos Red Tour Spec 6s @ 44.5"

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

Irons: Testing the Lynx Prowler VT 4-PW irons with KBS Tour 90 stiff shafts @ -1/4"

Wedge: 2 Off Brand Wedges a 48* for bump and runs & 56* for normal chips and pitches

Putter:  :scotty-cameron-1: Phantom X 5.5 with a Golf Pride Tour SNSR Contour Pro 104cc @ 33" 

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Jeff/Illinois

60 years old

Handicap?  This one always amazes me.  You guys are in the business/game and should know better - you can't ask a handicap without providing the slope.  You can ask for a handicap index which in this case is 8.9.  Would love to see you guys correct this "error"!

Irons = Callaway Epic Pro with New Dec Chev Platinum/Black/White/Green grips with +4 wraps and Project X LZ 105 (PTIP) steel 6.0 shafts

Mack Daddy 2 Slate 56 degree with 14 degree bounce

Mack Daddy PM Black 60 degree with 10 degree bounce

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OMG Yes, please enter me for this opportunity!

 

Mike- Ottawa, Ontario

 

57 yrs old-- 12 handicap

 

TM Rocketbladez 4-AW (5-9 with AXE graphite shafts)

 

Mack Daddy 2 wedge (54 degree)

Maltby wedge (58 degrees)

 

Thanks for the opportunity!

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Andrew Kent (UK)

2i Titleist tmb KBS tour prototype hybrid shaft, 4i-9i Titleist AP2 KBS C-Taper lite, PW Vokey SM6.

46, 9.1 hcp

 

 

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Jason, WA


29, 18.4 index


Callaway Rogue X Regular flex +1" 5-PW



Jason Day (No, not that one!)

Irons: Callaway Rogue X Regular Flex Steel

Driver: Ping G400 Regular flex

Right Handed

Cheney, WA

Avg 18 Hole Score: ~92

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Fun and exciting! I've been researching these irons soooo...this is perfect!!

 

Clay: Titusville FL/Willow Lakes Golf Club.

 

70 years of age play to a 10.

 

Mizuno, JPX850's set into Nippon Pro 950 stiff shaft, #4-GW.

Cleveland CBX 52*, 56*, 60*

Evenroll ER 2

Callaway Chrome Soft or what's left of my Superhot 55,s stash

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Todd - Utah

Age 54 - Handicap 6

Srixon Z565 4-pw, Stiff Nippon shaft


Driver, Callaway Epic:

Fairway Wood, Callaway Epic Flash 

Hybrid, Callaway Apex

Irons, Callaway Apex Pro Irons 5 to UW S Flex:

Wedges, Callaway MD3, 54, 58. Callaway Forged 60

Putter, Odyssey O works, #1 Tank, counter balanced

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These irons are drool worthy.

 

 

 

George. Seattle, wa

 

39, 8 hcp

 

Ping i200 3-pw AWT 2.0 stiff shafts

 

Thanks MGS


- Raj

HDCP 12
Driver - Taylormade SLDR 10.5 S
Irons - Mizuno JPX 800 Pro with KBS tour stiff shafts
Wedges - Titleist Vokeys 50, 56, 60
Putter - Scotty Cameron Studio 2

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Ben Hogan Ft. Worth Black Irons

 

In the words of Peter Wolf - don't touch the knobs 'cause I think we're gonna have some fun with this one....

 

​This year marks the 65th anniversary of the Ben Hogan Company. The brand has has plenty of ups and more than its share of downs, but it's still with us and as a brand, it still maters.

 

With three new product launches this year, Hogan has firmly reestablished itself as a brand to be reckoned with, and we have a unique opportunity for 5 lucky forum members to test, review and keep a set of the sexy, new Ft. Worth 15 Black irons.

 

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TESTERS WANTED:

 

The Ft. Worth Black, with its rugged Diamond Black Metal finish, is most definitely a player's iron. It's a 1025 forged blade, and Hogan says it gives the better player the feel, accuracy and consistency his or her game demands.

 

We're looking for 5 of you to test the Fort Worth Blacks and let the MyGolfSpy Community what you think!

 

This review opportunity is open to any golfer in the US, Canada or the UK. Sorry lefties - this one is for your right-handed brethren only.

 

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HOW TO APPLY:

 

We take our Forum Member Testing quite seriously here at MyGolfSpy, and it's imperative you apply in the right place - which is right here in the Forum and NOT back in the blog.

 

To be eligible, please tell us - in this thread - the following:

 

First name and home state/province

Age and handicap

Your current iron set/makeup

 

Thanks for applying! We'll be announcing the testers in this thread next week, so make sure to check back to see if you've been selected.

 

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Dakota Manning

Age 18

Handicap 4

 

Current irons are Callaway Steelhead XR Pro's +1 in. Shafts 95 grams.

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