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(3) TESTERS ANNOUNCED: 2019 Bridgestone Tour B XW-1 Wedges   Fresh off surprising success in the darling forum test of 2018, Bridgestone is back for more with the Tour B XW-1 line of w

Honored to represent you in this test. I realize wedges are extremely important to all golf enthusiast and will do my best to provide a comprehensive review utilizing critical objective data as well

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1. Dan, Wesley Chapel, FL

2. USGA HCP 11.4

3. Callaway MD3 52/10, PM Grind 56/13, MD3 60/8

4. 52/10, 56/12, 60/8

 

 

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USMC currently stationed in Okinawa Japan

 

Driver: Wilson Triton 10.5* Aldila Rogue stiff

FAIRWAY: Taylormade M2 2017

Irons: PRGR TR 900 Forged 4-PW

Wedges: Wilson Harmonized 56*, Ray Cook Blue Goose 60*

Putter: Taylormade Spider Platinum Tour

Ball: Whatever I find in the woods while I’m looking for the one I hit in there

 

Current Handicap: 16.8 USGA

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5 hours ago, GolfSpy STUDque said:

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

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Fresh off surprising success in the darling forum test of 2018, Bridgestone is back for more with the Tour B XW-1 line of wedges.  Underrated? I think not.  In early February, MyGolfSpy ran an article on the blog giving you a sneak peek at Bridgestone's latest offering.  

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The new XW-1 is a premium Japanese 1020 forging (the 2017 model was 1025), and features three loft specific sole grinds (the 2017 models only had one grind) and something called Biting Rail Milled grooves for more spin.

“It’s a new micro-milling pattern,” says Zack Kupperbusch, Golf Club Marketing Manager for Bridgestone. “If you rub your finger across the face, you can feel in-between each groove the parallel mills that go across the face. They’re kind of like protruding teeth to keep the ball on the face a little longer to increase spin.”

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These wedges aren't available at retail until March 4, but now is your change to test (and keep) these offerings before everyone else. We're looking for three (3) motivated golfers to test, review, and keep a three-wedge set of the 2019 Bridgestone Tour B XW-1 wedges.  This opportunity is open to all right handed golfers residing in the continental US.  If you think you've got what it takes to give these beauties a proper workout, leave a comment in this thread only with the following information:

1. First name and city/state

2. Handicap

3. Current Wedges

4. Your desired set/lofts

 

Good luck to all who apply.  The chosen testers will be announced in this thread next week!

 

Erik / Atlanta, Georgia 

13 Handicap

Taylormade 58 Hi-Toe

56, 60, 64

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1. Jeff  Ave Maria FL

2. 6.5

3. Cleveland RTX-3  (56/60)

4. 52/56/60

In my bag:

Driver:     Cobra - F7 S

Fairway:  Callaway XHot 3W Speeder 565 White R

Hybrids:  Callaway Big Bertha 3 & 4  Speeder 565 White R

Irons:       Mizuno  JPX900 Hot Metal  4-AW 

Putter:     Odyssey O‘Works Red 2 Ball

Wedges:  Cleveland RTX-3 56 & 60  +1

Grips:      Golf Pride Midsize

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Now this is something I'm interested in either reading what the testers have to say or be one of the testers. I am in the market for wedges.

Dave,

Puyallup, WA

Cleveland RTX 2.0 (54 & 58)

Desired lofts 54 and 58 degrees

 

Driver :taylormade-small: Superfast Burner

3-wood :mizuno-small: ST180

5-wood :titelist-small: 910F

Hybrid :1332069271_TommyArmour: TA1 

Irons Maltby TE Forged 4 - GW

Wedge :titelist-small: SM6 58/06

Putter :taylormade-small: Monte Carlo Rossa AGSI

 

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