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(4) Testers SELECTED PING G410+ & SFT Drivers [US & CAN]

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1.  David - BC, Canada

2.  9 handicap

3.  Ping G LST - Hzrdus Black 6.5

4. G410 Plus

Ping guy through most of the bag.  1200 irons, G 3 wood, Ping Fetch putter.

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6 hours ago, RickyBobby_PR said:

Normally the title of the thread gets changed to say testers announced or something along those lines and the chosen names are posted in thread 

Thanks Ricky 🤞🏼

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Hi, when will the winners be selected? Where exactly will we see them ?
Thank you
I won they forgot to announce it lol

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8 minutes ago, madi05 said:

I won they forgot to announce it lol

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Kevin  - Alberta Canada

17.4/101

Ping G25

G410 sft

Edited by Gravitykillr
Missed swing speed

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1. Ron - PEI, Canada

2. HDCP 3 - SS 107

3. Epic SZ 9 degree XS, Left handed

4. G410 Plus Left handed, XS

 

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Greetings fellow Spies, may I have your attention please....
Please give a warm and hearty congratulations to these fine men who will be testing the following clubs.
Testing the Ping g410 Plus give a round of applause to:
[mention=56939]jlukes[/mention]
[mention=81655]fixyurdivot[/mention] 
Testing the Ping g410 SFT give a round of applause to:
[mention=68414]tony@CIC[/mention]
[mention=75868]PING Apologist #9[/mention] 
I am sure I speak for all of us in the community when I say I can't wait to hear what you have to say.
Looking forward to your thoughts gents! Have fun and hit em well.
Thanks to all of you that applied (over 1000!); there will definitely be additional testing opportunities coming this season so please stick around and enjoy this great community of fellow golfers! 
Hey congrats you guys! Make us proud

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There's not a more deserving group on here for something like this. What a killer group. Can't wait to read the reviews. Congrats guys!

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On 2/28/2019 at 11:56 PM, Golfspy_CG2 said:

How do you improve on a line of drivers that had a member of the family win the coveted Most Wanted Driver in 2018?  That's certainly a tough task for any group of engineers.  But the really smart guys in the lab coats in the rooms where nobody is allowed to go in Phoenix are betting they have done just that.   And they have gone into uncharted waters to do so. 

PING has been if not the last , then most certainly the last major equipment company to produce a driver with movable weights.   For years PING has stated that it had enough technology built into each version of it's drivers that you need not worry about unscrewing plugs, or sliding bars, or inserting cogs etc.   They had done all the work for you and the driver would work just fine, and they did thank you very much. 

Well take a close look at the rear of the new G410 Plus pictured below.  You'll see three possible ports for a movable weight, center for neutral, on the heel for draw bias and out on the toe for fade bias.   People have finally gotten what they have clamored for. 

And for those who prefer a driver with a bit of a draw bias and don't need to change if from that, well PING hasn't forgotten you, as it made the G410 SFT--Straight Flight Technology--and it otherwise has all the same technology.  

 

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Will this movable technology along with all the hosel adjustment that can moved into eight different configurations make one of the best drivers on the market year in and year out even better?

Well we're going to leave it to four dedicated and trustworthy and oh alright, it's OK to say-- LUCKY as well-- members of the My Golf Spy forum to test, play, review--and keep-- these drivers.  The members of the forum will anxiously be awaiting the results.   

The testers will be getting these drivers pretty much the same time they will be hitting retail shelf's, so you will be among the very first consumers on the course with these incredible looking drivers. 

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HOW TO APPLY:

in this thread - and ONLY in this thread - tell us the following:

 

1. Your first name and home state or province. -US and CN eligible. 

2. Your current handicap and driver swing speed

3. Your current driver

4. List whether you would like to review the G410 Plus or G410 SFT

Pretty straightforward!

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Good luck, and we'll be announcing the testers in this forum early next week!

 

WE HAVE AN ANNOUNCEMENT TO MAKE!

Congrats to the following testers:
@jlukes @fixyurdivot @tony@CIC @PING Apologist #9

Please see the post below for more details:

 

 

Congrats!! 

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Nice group of testers!

Congrats Everyone!!!

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Congrats guys and really really good choices for this.  I know we will get great info from these guys and since I'm in the driver market I'll be keeping a close eye on this..

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