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Chris Fort Lauderdale

98

Kirkland signature 3 piece

No previous experience with Snell golf balls. Only checked out a lot of online independent reviews. 

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Brandon Martindale - Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Swing Speed: Range 100-105 mph, Average 102 mph

Primary: Bridgestone E6 (have dozen new TP5 and RX330 for a comparison test also)

Have never played any Snell balls.

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Daemon - Lincoln

94mph

Pro V1

I found one during a tourny while I was looking for my ball. Lost it by end of the day. So not much

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Kyle-Indiana

Swing Speed: 105-110MPH

Primary Ball Bridgestone B330RX

Snell Experience: Found one on a round, played 3-4 holes with it and really liked it, then I shanked a shot into the water....no more Snell ball. Would love to try some more of them. 

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Ryan

108

Pro V1

Tried the MTB when it came out and I did like them just didn't seem to be quite as easy to stop as the Pro V1.

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Marc - Hoboken, NJ

Driver average 113mph

Titliest ProVI

Never played Snell. Been interested but feel ball choice needs to be consistent so I’ve just purchased large discounts of ProVIs, TP5x, and Bridgestone B330 (past three years). 

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15 hours ago, Golfspy_CG2 said:

Testers Wanted (10)

Fresh off it's stellar performance in the MyGolfSpy 2019 Golf Ball Buyers Guide (Read it Here) the newly released Snell MTB-X is taking the golf ball world by storm.  Within two days of the study the ball was sold out on Snell's website. So what's all the fuss about, can a $32 (Less if you buy in quantity) ball  really perform as well as some of the "Big Boy" balls?  Well that's what we want you to determine for yourself.  

Ten members will be selected to receive, test and keep a dozen Snell MTB-X balls (your choice of White or Yellow) then report back on the forum your experience and thoughts of the ball 

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The new 2019 Snell MTB-X is a 3-piece tour ball designed for lower driver spin, higher ball speeds, reducing “ballooning” with irons and providing excellent feel around the greens. 

How To Apply

Open to U.S. and Canada Residents

Important Steps Please Follow All Them Exactly

*DO NOT quote this post in your application post!

Your First Name City of Residence 

Swing Speed

Current Primary Ball

Tell us of any previous experience with Snell Golf Balls...It's OK if you don"t have any.

Note: Participating and completing this testing, will not eliminate you from other testings to come in 2019

Testers will be selected sometime next week. 

 

 

 

Steve 

Pikeville Ky.

80-85

Titelist Velocity

No experience with Snell yet but have heard good things about the ball from friends.

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Jordan  

Scottsdale, AZ

116 MPH

Titleist Pro V1

Was given 2 sleeves of MTB-Black about 1 month ago and used them for a monday skins game in the wind.  They did NOT wobble in the wind, held the greens, and gave me plenty of distance of the tee.  

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Greg, Portland, OR

83mph with 7i

Pro v1x or tp5 (trying to find a good ball fit)

never played snell, but MGS has hyped them up and I want to see what the fuss is all about

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Dear :Snell:

 

I would love to test the Snell MTB-X golf balls.  I have over 30 years experience playing and a current handicap of 6.

I've played a wide range of golf ball brands including a few Snells. 

My current favorites are Titleist Pro-v1, Taylormade MP-5, and Callaway Chromesoft. However, I use more inexpensive balls in the winter.

 

Thank you for the opportunity! ⛳

 

 

 

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Hayden Lavigne

Ann Arbor, MI

swing speed of 110 with driver

current ball is Prov1x

never had any experience with snell

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Tim

Muscatine, Iowa

105mph

Snell MTB Black

I have been playing the MTB Black for about a month or so and currently have the Snell Test Pack and have hit a few with MTB-X and do like its performance at its price.

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Ben

Belding Michigan

116-120

usually play proV1x but I am currently trying new balls for my game 

i have hit and played with a snell mtb was a great ball very similar to proV 1x just slightly softer 

 

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Ron

charlottetown 

110

Titleist & Kirkland

Have never played a Snell ball

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Your First Name City of Residence: Charles, Fort Mill SC

Swing Speed:  95-100 MPH

Current Primary Ball: Taylormade TP5

Tell us of any previous experience with Snell Golf Balls...It's OK if you don"t have any.: None

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Erik Crossley

Phoenix Az

Swing Speed - 112mph driver/92mph 6 iron

Current Ball - Been trying out various balls this year and have really enjoyed playing the TP5x and the Srixon Z Star XV (previously I played Pro V1x and was one of those play what I find guys).  The XV has seemed to be the longest ball I have played with, but the TP5x has been a straighter ball for me with really good feel.  I played the Vice Pro Plus this year, but it was consistently shorter.  However, it did feel pretty good off irons.  I tried Bridgestone Tour Bx based on your study, but for some reason I couldn't hit it well at all.  It sprayed all over, and had no feel for me around greens (switched mid round back to TP5x and instantly straightened out my ball flight...Note is was a windy day)

Snell Experience - Currently none, but Fedex arrives today with some MTB-X.  Going to throw it in for my round at Phx CC on Sunday.  

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