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Matte Red golf balls just pop so well to my eye. I can see them so much easier than any other color. Right now my fav is the Superhot Bold.  What is your favorite Matte Red golf ball?  I'm excited to also check the Supersoft in Matte Red.  

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PXG 0211 10.5*
Callaway Mavrik 21* 7W
Taylormade RSi1 5 Iron
Taylormade RSi2 6-PW
Taylormade PSI 50*
Callaway Jaws 54* C Grind
Wilson Staff Infinite Southside
Maxfli Tour

 

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The only matte ball I've played was a Volvik I bought from a bucket next to the checkout line. I liked the appearance, but wasn't particularly fond of that ball. I am definitely planning on trying more colors this year and I like the matte finishes.

Driver:  :callaway-small:Epic Speed 9* (set -1) MMT 70X
3W: :callaway-small: RAZR Fit TourAD something or other
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+

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8 minutes ago, MaxEntropy said:

The only matte ball I've played was a Volvik I bought from a bucket next to the checkout line. I liked the appearance, but wasn't particularly fond of that ball. I am definitely planning on trying more colors this year and I like the matte finishes.

The Cut Matte yellow is also a ball I really like. I just prefer the red color but I still play these yellows at times. 

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PXG 0211 10.5*
Callaway Mavrik 21* 7W
Taylormade RSi1 5 Iron
Taylormade RSi2 6-PW
Taylormade PSI 50*
Callaway Jaws 54* C Grind
Wilson Staff Infinite Southside
Maxfli Tour

 

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I tried the matte red Bridgestone e12 and lost 3/4 of them in one round. Now to be fair I couldn’t hit my driver straight to save my life AND there was a wind advisory. But it was very hard for me to follow the ball in cloudy conditions.

Driver: PXG 0811XF Gen 2. Set to 7 degrees

Fairway Wood: default_cobra-small.jpg.f2d30fe56bdc63bb143b6beab868e5d6.jpg F8 5/6. Set to 17 degrees

Irons: default_wilson_staff_small.gif.3fdcd5b73d87b86e2d50ed16f34df98d.gif D7 4-GW

Wedges: default_cleveland-small.jpg.41539a3b39b15dfe912bdb3e116e9793.jpg CBX 52, 56, 60. All have Winn Dri Tac grips.

Putter: Tommy Armour Impact No. 3 

Ball: Snell Golf MTB-X

Bag: Ogio Ozone Stand

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I just bought a box of Noodles in the neon red.  Overall I was pretty pleased with them.  On a couple of shots, I lost the ball flight in air, but that probably had more to do with the weather.  Locating my ball on the ground, the color helped tremendously.  I don't know if I will stick with the red golf balls, but for now I am liking them.

Mizuno JPX EZ driver

Taylormade SLDR HL 3 wood

Mizuno JPX EZ hybrids 3 & 4

Mizuno JPX EZ Irons 4-G

Titleist SM6 Vokey wedge 54.10

Odyssey White Hot Pro V-line putter

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I've always liked the look and feel of the Volvik balls, matte red and yellow preferably. I'll tend to play the red or orange this time of year when everything is brown as it helps the ball stand out. I've played the Superhots but didnt like the feel of them. 

:taylormade-small: M2 Driver 

:taylormade-small: M2 3 Wood or  :ping-small: G410 7 Wood

:taylormade-small: 3 Hybrid or :ping-small: G Crossover 3i
:ping-small:  G410 5i-GW (White Dot, Stiff)  
:ping-small: Glide 2.0 Stealth (54, 58) and sometimes will add a :titelist-small: Vokey SM7 (62)

:ping-small: Sigma 2 Anser 
:918457628_PrecisionPro:Nexus Range Finder 

 

 

 

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Yup. Lots of older people at the club can't follow the Bridgestone e12 red matte through the air. So began to switch to yellow for their sake. 

:cobra-small: King SZ 8*D, Accra FX140 M3 45" 6g + 14g weight 
:cobra-small: King LTD @ 14.5*, Accra FX100 M3 42.5"
:cobra-small: King LTD @ 17.5*, Accra FX100 M3 40.5"/ :cobra-small: Utility Iron 3 @ 18*UST Mamiya 460ESX F4 39.25"
:cobra-small: Utility Iron 4 @ 21* UST Mamiya 460ESX F4 37"
wishon.png.f487cdf69e368c89461d72fa6fc7bbe4.pngEQ1-NX OL 5i-PW UST Mamiya 460ES F4 37"

wishon.png.f487cdf69e368c89461d72fa6fc7bbe4.pngEQ1-NX OL GW-LW UST Mamiya 480ESX F4 37"
OIP.jpg.04da427c8e36dc0d247492fdfa8569f6.jpgC-Series DW Armlock
:bridgestone-small:Tour-B X

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I'm also in love with the superhot bold red. 

Have you noticed that the superhot bolds cover feels really tacky, like rubber compared to normal white Superhot.

 

I normally play urethane balls but lately been fighting a snap hook so decided to buy something cheaper until I straighten out the hook. I bought the superhot Bolds at Walmart and I'm falling in love with them. I think after I use up my 16 dozen proVs, Chromesofts, Bridgestones, snells and tp5s, Superhot bolds might be my go to

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I enjoy a matte ball, I just haven't found one with the performance I want.

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Driver:    :ping-small: i20 8.5*, Project X Blue, stiff

Fairway Woods:   :taylormade-small: r9 3W 15*, r9 5W 19* Fujikura Motore 70 stiff

Irons:    :ping-small: i210's 4-UW

Wedges:  :ping-small: Glide 2.0 55* :callaway-small: MD3 Milled S Grind 60* 

Putter:    :ping-small: B60i Isopur

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