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(3) TESTERS ANNOUNCED: 2019 Bridgestone Tour B XW-1 Wedges

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O baby, Last years are still the best clubs in my bag.

Good luck to everyone who applies! 

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RH:

Driver: :cobra-small: F9 9.0º - 14g Low - Evenflow White T1100 75G X

Woods: :cobra-small: F9 3W - Evenflow White T1100 75G X

Hybrids: :cobra-small:  F9 3H - Aldila Green X

Irons: :cobra-small: F9 One Length 4-PW - Modus3 Tour 105 S

Wedges: :cobra-small: King Wedges 50º/54º/58º Versatile

Putter: :ping-small:  Sigma G Tyne 35"

Ball: Srixon Z Star XV

#cobraconnect19

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Wow I never win anything yet but man do I need some better wedges, crossing fingers and toes
1. Joe Wilson/NC
2.10
3. Tm hi toe and tour grind
4. 50/f 56/a 60/m

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 Nik - Spanaway, WA

22 

Vokey SM6 - 50 F, 56 M, 60 S, all 35”

Prob go with 50, 54 and 60 in comparable grinds if possible


Nik

22 hcp and dropping (started at 33), 105 mph driver SS

Srixon z565 9.5* w/Rogue I/O 60 stiff w/ 13 gram wght  - 44.5"- D11sw -GP Tour Velvet

Callaway GBB 15* w/Rogue I/O 70 stiff - 42.5" - GP Tour Wrap

Titleist 915h 17* set @20* flat w/ Rogue Black 85H stiff 40.5" - GP Tour Velvet

Titleist 915h 21* set @ 23* flat Speeder Motore Tour Spec 8.8 - 40"- GP Tour Velvet 

Srixon z565 irons 5-6 C-Taper Lite stiff,  Srixon z765 irons PW-7 iron C-Taper Lite stiff - irons 9 thru 4 @ -1/2", PW thru 60* @ 35"  all std lie w/GP Tour Wrap

Vokey SM6 50*/8 F grind DG S200,  56*/10 F grind DG S200,  60*/8 M grind DG S200 

Ping Sigma Ketch B - 33"  w/Superstroke Pistol GTR grip - gaming ProV1x

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Good luck y’all!!


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What's in my  :cleveland-small: bag:

Driver :  TBD... 

Fairway  :cleveland-small:  Launcher HB 15° Aldila Tour Blue 75X 

Hybrid:  :cobra-small: King F7 18° KBS Tour PROTO Hybrid 95 S+

Irons:   :cleveland-small:  CBX 4i - 9i, TT DG S300 HS 1x

Wedges:  :cleveland-small: CBX 45.8, 50.11, 55.11, 60.10  TT DG S300

Putter:  post-53756-150768041262.jpg Honey Badger 34" 

Ball:  :srixon-small: Q-Star Tour

 

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1. Christopher Mount Vernon/Washington

2. 6.3

3. Mac Daddy Forged

4. 50f,54m,58m

 


WITB:

Driver:   :ping-small: G400Max, 10.5° Fujikura Ventus 6s

FW Wood:    :cobra-small: F7 17.5°

Hybrids:    :callaway-small: Mavrik 23°

Irons:    :ping-small: i500 5, Nippon NS Pro Modus3 105, stiff

              :ping-small: i200 6-PW, Nippon NS Pro Modus3 105, stiff

Wedges: :cleveland-small: CBX2 50°

                :callaway-small: Mack Daddy Forged 56°

Putter:   5WoCG8Y.jpgER2 69°lie, 4° loft, 32.75"

 

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Okay I love the wedges I currently game....they’re last years tested wedges from Bridgestone. We testers all loved them and it would be cool to see how the new ones stack up. I assume they’ve improved them but with head to head against the previous models I think is a great comparison.

 

Ben S

Illinois -North Aurora

Handicap is between my ears or a 3-5.

Current wedges: tour b xw-1 2017/18 model.

Desire same lofts as I have: 50/54/58

 

From the website it looks as though loft grind is preset based on which loft one gets.

 

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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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Good luck all! RH only 😞 I've honestly considered trying to make the switch given all the amazing Rh only products that are out there...

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 ⛳🛄 as of May 14, 2020

SWING SPEED- 100

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

Putter:   :odyssey-small: Stroke Lab 7 35* and oversized grip (2019 Tester)

Balls:      :srixon-small: Z Star

Other:     :Arccos: 360 (Caddie)

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Would love to test these out for the forum.

1. Al Pottstown, PA
2. 18
3. Cleveland RTX 3 CB in 54 (two dot) and 58 (one dot)
4. Would like to test 50F, 54M, and 58M.



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Being a huge wedge player I am always looking for wedges to help me score better.

Mike   Columbus/Ohio

Handicap: 4

Current wedges: Vokey sm5

50*F/ 54*M/ 58*M


Driver- Cobra LTD (Matrix Ozik Black-tie 65M4 stiff tipped 1/2")

3wood - Cobra Fly-Z+ (Fujikura Vista Pro 70 series- stiff tipped 1/2")

Hybrid - Cobra Bio Cell (Stock ProjectX- stiff)

Irons - Cobra Pro CB's (Project X 5.5 Hardstepped)

Wedges - Vokey (50/54/58)

Putter - Oddysey O-Works 1w Red

Ball - Nike RZN Tour Platinum(Til my stash is gone)

Handicap - 4.2

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Larry, Tampa, FL

13+

Vokey SM6 - 54

TaylorMade RBZ 50, 56

Would like to try 50, 54 and 60

Good luck to all the entrants!!

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Rick 

Nashville/Tennessee

4

Vokey SM6  52, 56

 

Would like to try 52,56,60

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1. Des Moines, IA

2. 12.2

3. Ping Glide 2.0 60*, i20 PW, GW, SW

4. 52*, 56*, 60*

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Good luck to all. If they are like last years they are amazing!

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Kellen - Mansfield TX
2.5
Scratch DS 50,54,58 - (refinished a few times) - haven’t found anything better yet
50,54,58 loft (KBS tour X shaft if possible)


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Man I would love to give these a shot - they'd look so good next to my Bridgestone irons, but somehow I don't think the weather would cooperate with this test.


Driver: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 9.5* Recoil 460ES cut to 45"
3W: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 15* Recoil 460ES
3H, 4H: :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR 19*, 23* Recoil 780ES
4-PW:  :bridgestone-small: Tour B JGR HF2 Modus3 Tour 105
AW: :mizuno-small:S5 52*
SW: :cleveland-small: 588
LW: :callaway-small: MD3
Putter: :odyssey-small: Stroke Lab Marxman
Bag: :bridgestone-small: Tour B Stand Bag
Ball: :srixon-small: Z-Star
Pushcart: BigMax iQ+

:SuperSpeed: Tester
Starting Driver Speed on PRGR Monitor: 102 mph

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Lynton -Prairie City IA

7.3

T7 mizuno

50 -52 07, 54-56 09 , 60 - 64 06 dg s200 or s400 fine

 

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Sweet sand wedge Batman!!

So just like  the other fellers from last year's XW-1 wedge test have stated, these wedges should be top players in anyone's bag. The only clubs that i'd consider swapping out last year's Bridgestone wedges for would be new Bridgestone wedges😁. Yes they are that good! I realize that chances are likely slimmer due to having already been chosen for the same exact test last year but it's definitely worth a go. 1020 forgings should make these that much sweeter to play. 

Stu

Chandller, AZ

2017/18 Bridgestone Tour B XW-1 52, 56, 60

54, 56, 60

 


:cobra-small:  F8+ 9*/ Fujikura MotoreX F1 6X
:adams-small:  Tight Lies2  3 wood (14*) UST ProForce V2 Black (S+)
:wilson_staff_small: FG Tour F5 4-GW 
post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411_thumb.jpg TSW 56/12 Wedge
:cleveland-small:  Huntington Beach #11 Putter

Current MGS test group member for fuji.jpg.2882d9125b503e4cc01e98268c2c0366.jpgMotoreX.jpg.5d63086430ba328b6d69e9b545a11340.jpg

 

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Rob, Wake Forest, NC

Current: (All with Nippon Modus 130 stiff shafts) 

51* Titleist Vokey

55* Ping Glide 2.0 ES

59* Ping Glide 2.0 ES

Desired:

Same lofts and shafts in the Bridgestone wedges. 

 


My bag is a revolving door!

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