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Good luck righties!  This is a great opportunity!

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This is an awesome opportunity, but I don't qualify as I am already in the middle of testing, so good luck to those interested candidates.

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First Name/State of Residence  -  Brock, Texas

Current Drive specs  Model/loft/shaft/Flex 

Tour Edge Exotics XCG7 Beta/Set at 10U/Ozik Matrix  7M3.1 Black Tie/ X-Flex

Your handicap and  driver swing speed, and do your regularly use any sort of LM for data collection:

HCP 1.2/ Swing speed 115ish/ Occasionally use LM at PGA store, but don't have portable.

Have you played a Tour Edge driver before, and what was your experience. 

I have been using my Tour Edge for 4 seasons, and it was a game changer.  I tested against several name brands and it came out ahead. I was missing several to the right so I made a hosel adjustment and it got even better.  Better carry distance/dispersion, etc.  The hosel screw is stripped a bit so it rattles, but I still hit it well.  I recently tested an S-Flex EXS (all that was available) against X Flex TM, Callaway, Cobra, and Ping, and the EXS held it's own, average ball speed around 150.

 

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Good luck all you righties! I've fit a few guys into this driver and it packs a punch! Should be great to see how all the lucky chosen ones get along with it. 

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Paul/Louisiana

 

Titleist TS3/9.5/Speeder Evolution 757 TS/70X

 

6 GHIN

 

112-115 swing speed

 

During fittings I use LM data, and when I get to a PGA Superstore on the road I rent a bay for an hour to get numbers.

 

I haven’t played a TEE driver before, but I have 2 TEE EX-9 Tour fairway metals. They are INCREDIBLE!!!

 

 

 

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Good luck everyone. I just purchased one (10.5* w/Tensei CK Blue 60-S) last week and started a post with my first impressions. I'll be interested to see how the EXS works for you. I will say.... it's a beautiful driver.

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Matt - RI

Current Drive specs   TaylorMade M1 440 9.5 Accra TZ6 M5

Your handicap and  driver swing speed, and do your regularly use any sort of LM for data collection  8.4  105-107    Have access to TrackMan 

Have you played a Tour Edge driver before, and what was your experience. 

Driver once a long time ago - Fairway woods a few of them - great performance.    Moved on for some unknown reason. 

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Ben Smith Illinois
Ping g lst 10.5 adjusted to 9.5. Mrc diamana blue 70x
110mph. I’ve got access to the golf dome with top tracer range as well as green valley golf range
My dad got the tour edge bazooka and gave it to me because I hit the crap out of it. He was personal friends with Gary Adams and love to tell the stories of Gary going around trying to convince people to try the metal wood he had invented.


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First Name/State of Residence  -  Thomas, Maryland

Current Drive specs  Model/loft/shaft/Flex 

Taylormade R15/9.5/Speed 57/Stiff

Your handicap and  driver swing speed, and do your regularly use any sort of LM for data collection:

9.8/105 mph/no

Have you played a Tour Edge driver before, and what was your experience. 

Never played one before.

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Stephen / Alabama

Taylormade M3 9* 440cc. Diamana D+ 70 x-flex

Handicap: approx 10. Driver swing speed: normal approx 110mph, max 118mph. I do not own a launch monitor but I have access to several at local stores as well as x-golf (indoor simulator facility, very accurate)

I have never played a Tour Edge Driver. I own Tour edge irons. (CNC forged)

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Hit this at PGATSS. Spoiler alert.. it's freakin sweet! Good luck and congrats in advance to the candidates! This is yet another unbelievable MGS opportunity.

I'll definitely be tuning in to this testing.

the more I practice, the luckier I seem to get..

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First off, what a beautiful looking club from the top/backside! That carbon fiber look is so sleek!

First Name/State of Residence: 

  • Philip, Indiana

Current Drive specs  Model/loft/shaft/Flex

  • Taylormade Aeroburner, 9.5°, Matrix Speed RUL-Z 50, Stiff

Your handicap and driver swing speed, and do your regularly use any sort of LM for data collection

  • My handicap is 18, and my club head speed is 110. I do not do any data collection except for what I take away from the range visually and mentally.

Have you played a Tour Edge driver before, and what was your experience.

  • I have no experience swinging a Tour Edge driver.

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Rob, NC

Current:  PXG 0811x Gen 2 9* w/ Tensei AV 55 stiff

HDCP: 2.2, swing speed ~ 100mph.  I have access to a Trackman system. 

I've currently got a Tour Edge Exotics Super metal XJ1 shafted with a Diamana Kai'li stiff which replaced the air speeder in my club inventory. Had to hotmelt it a bit to get the head weight up but now it sounds and feels amazing. Very consistent club although the spin is a tad bit higher than I probably need. Love the look of the top with the carbon fiber. The face is a little closed looking. 

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Good opportunity here testers! Seeing how I’m struggling with my driver, I’ll just look forward to reading these reviews


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Mike/MD

Taylor Made M2 / 9.5 adjusted down one notch/ M2 Stock Shaft/Stiff

8 handicap- 103mph swing speed - Yes(ES 16 Tour)

I've never played a Tour Edge Driver before

 

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Chris - VA

Titleist TS2 9.5* HZRDUS Smoke 6.0

10 Cap, 98 - 102 mph swing speed, no LM available unless I go to the range & borrow the Pro's

Never played Tour Edge before but I'm very intrigued by them

 

Thanks for the opportunity MGS & Tour Edge

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Glen In Michigan

Wilson C300 ,10.5, UST VTS Black 7X shaft, XStiff

HDCP=11 SS=95 LM=use TopGolf Range regularly at my local range.

Have you played a Tour Edge driver before, and what was your experience. Yes, had an original Hot Launch.  I thought it was solid and had great adjustability.

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