Jump to content

Testers ANNOUNCED (15) Ben Hogan Long Game

Recommended Posts

Joe. Syracuse NY

I am right handed.

First choice:  3 wood with regular shaft

Second choice:  Driving iron with regular shaft. 
Handicap:  2.4

Currently playing Hogan VKTR hybrid as part of awesome Hogan combo set which I tested on MGS.

:ping-small: G 400 driver with Aldila DVS 55-SR shaft (FAIRWAY FINDING MONSTER)

:taylormade-small: Aero Burner 16 degree mini driver regular flex

:callaway-logo-1: Rogue Heavenwood regular flex 

:Hogan: Icon/PTX Pro Combo Set.  VKTR hybrid.

:Hogan: Equalizer Wedges 50, 54, 58 degrees

:callaway-small:Odyssey Two Ball Triple Track Putter, 32 inches  

LAB Golf Directed Force 2.1 putter, 32 inches, 70 degree lie angle

Right Handed. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

8 hours ago, Golfspy_CG2 said:

Driving Iron - UiHi

18* -  KBS Tour 90 Regular 

18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff 

18* -  KBS Tour V-Stiff

Is that supposed to be V stiff & V X stiff?

Cool opportunity, this will be a fun one to watch!

Right Handed

Driver: 9° :cobra-small: Speedzone (HZRDUS Smoke Green 70g X-Stiff shaft)

2 Hybrid: 18° :tour-edge: Exotics EXS Pro (Evenflow Black 6.5) (2020 MGS Official Review here)

3/Driving Iron: 18° :Hogan: UiHi Iron (MMT Utility TX 105g shaft)

Irons: 4-GW :titelist-small: T100 irons (Nippon Modus 120 X-Stiff shafts) (2021 MGS Official Review here)

Wedges: 54° & 58° post-76102-0-38507100-1525284411_thumb.jpg TSW Forged (Dynamic Gold S300)

Putter: :EVNROLL: ER2B (2019 MGS Official Review here)

Ball: MAXFLI Tour X

Bag: :ping-small: Hoofer Lite

WITB thread here

Link to comment
Share on other sites

24 minutes ago, ncwoz said:

Is that supposed to be V stiff & V X stiff?

Cool opportunity, this will be a fun one to watch!

Waiting for clarification from Hogan on that.  But im pretty sure it will be XS 

  • Like 1

:titelist-small: TSR2 10.0 HZRDUS Red CB 6.0 

:titelist-small: TSiR2 10.0  Tensei Blue X ink 55g 

:titelist-small: TSR2 16.5 PX Evenflow 5.5 60 g 

:titelist-small: TSi1 20 and 23 degree hybrids Aldila Ascent Shafts R

:titelist-small: T200 5-GW SteelFiber I80 

:titelist-small: SM8 48F/54/58 D Grinds 

:scotty-cameron-1: Select 5.5 Flowback 35" 

:titelist-small: ProV1X Play number 12



Link to comment
Share on other sites

Always interesting...(ipad died and apparently posted this prematurely)  to see what results come from long game tests.  Good luck righties and enjoy!

  • Like 2

SkyCaddie SX400
OGIO Silencer:  Followed by Arccos
:cobra-small:King F9, Atmos TS Blue
:callaway-small:  Mavrik 3w, Evenflow Riptide
:nike-small:Covert 2.0 5W, 3H, Kuro Kage Black
:wilson_staff_small:Wilson D7 Irons 4-GW,  Dynamic Gold AMT
:ping-small:Glide  52, 56 ES
:titleist-small:-ProV1x (left dash)

Romans 10:9



Classic Bag
Jones Collegiate Clemson Stand Bag

:ping-small:Eye 2 Laminate, 1,3,5,7
:wilson_staff_small: 1973 Staff Dynapower 4-PW
:ping-small:Original Anser

:wilson_staff_small: DUO

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The wife hijacked my user id to apply for this test.  She currently uses a hybrid and would like to get a club with more distance at the top end of her bag.

Shelly/Elkton, MD


1st Choice - GS53 Fairway 3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Regular 

2nd Choice - GS53 Fairway 3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff

12 Hdcp

Currently plays a hybrid and is looking for more distance


Modern Bag: :Sub70:  849 Pro 9*, Accra Tour Z M5 Flex;   :titelist-small:  915F 3w, Diamana S+ 70 S flex;  Snake Eyes 15*, & 23* Hybrids; :mizuno-small: JPX 900 Forged 5 - PW, PX LZ 6.0;  :Sub70: Raw 50*, Nippon Tour 120 X; :vokey-small: SM9 54* / 10* / S, Wedge Flex ;  :cleveland-small: Tour Action 57*, PX LZ 6.5;   :ping-small: Ancient Anser or Heppler Fetch (depends on the week);  Ball - :Snell: MTB-Black; Bag - :1590477705_SunMountain: H2NO 

Shot Scope H4, MG600 Rangefinder

Classic Bag:  Driver - :wilson_staff_small: Persimmon; 3w - :Hogan: Speed Slot; 5w - :wilson_staff_small: Tour Block; 3 - pw - :wilson_staff_small: Dynapower; sw - Ram Tom Watson;  putter - bullseye standard or flange.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Alex. Lakewood, Ohio

Right Handed

Clubs to Test: Primary, 18* UiHi (Stiff), / Secondary, 18* VKTR+ (Stiff)


19* Rocketballz Stiff Hybrid. (Irons go up to 3-iron)

Driver: Taylormade Rocketballz 9* Stock. 3-Wood: Callaway Epic Sub-Zero, 15*. Hybrid: Sub70 949x Pro 19*. Irons: Taylormade rac LT 3-PW. Wedges: Vokey F-Grind 52*, 58*. Putter: Rife 2-Bar Blade Putter.  Pro V1

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Richie Boca Raton FL

right handed

1st: 18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff 

2nd: 18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

hdcp: 18

i’ve always played hybrids over long irons. Interested to see if a long iron is better suited for me. Currently hitting Ping G425 19 and 22 deg hybrids with Mitsubishi C6 stiff shafts.

Bag: Sun Mountain 4.5 14 way

Driver: Ping G425 LST 9 deg (set to 7.5 deg/"big minus") Mitsubishi C6 Blue Stiff 55g Grip JumboMax Ultralite X-Small

3W: Ping G410 14.5 deg (Set to 13.5 deg) Mitsubishi C6 Blue Stiff 65g Grip JumboMax Ultralite X-Small

Hybrids: 19 deg (Set to 18) and 22 (set to 21) deg Ping G410 hybrid Mitsubishi C6 Black Stiff 80g Grip JumboMax Ultralite X-Small

Irons: 5-PW Irons PXG 0211 KBS C Taper Tour 120 Stiff -0.25" Grip JumboMax Ultralite X-Small

Wedges: 50-07 S-grind, 54-08 D-grind and 58-12 deg D-grind Mizuno T22 Denim Copper Grip JumboMax Ultralite X-Small

Putter:  PXG Gen2 Spitfire Armlock 37.5" SuperStroke Flatso 3.0 17"

Game Ball: New Gamer Maxfli Tour CG 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Jeff.  Nichols Ny


3 wood, extra stiff

I have the fort worth irons and have been dying to upgrade my 3 wood.

Driver- PXG 0811x 9*

3 wood- Callaway X2hot 15*

Hybrid- Ben Hogan UiHi 18*

Irons- Ben Hogan Ft Worth White 4-PW

Wedge- Ben Hogan Equalizer 52*

Wedge - Callaway Mack Daddy PM grind 58*

Putter- Odyssey White Hot

Ball- Taylormade TP5 pix


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Clayton Jarvis - Madison, MS


1st: hybrid stiff

2nd: iron KBS Tour V stiff (same as I play in my irons) 

GHIN: 9.7

The longest iron I currently play is a 5 iron. I have a TS3 3 wood that I love and a M4 3 hybrid that I am wanting to replace. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Jack, Charlotte NC

right handed

1st choice: 14* 3 wood tensei blue 70g x-stiff

2nd choice:UiHi kbs tour v stiff

hdcp: 0.0

i play long irons 

Driver- Taylormade sim hzrdus 6.5 70g Smoke green

5 wood- taylormade v steel steel shaft

3 iron- titleist u500 hzrdus smoke 6.0 90g

irons 5-pw- pxg 0311 t dynamic gold s100 110g

wedges 52,56,60,- vokey sm8 raw s100 dynamic gold

putter- tp ardamore 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Ross / Grand Rapids MI

Right Handed

18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

Backup 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff 

10 Handicap 

Currently play Wilson blackjack 4 & 5 hybrids

-its a joke-

Link to comment
Share on other sites


Cleveland, OH

Right Handed

First Choice: 3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff 

Second Choice: 18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

Handicap: 14

Currently Play a 3 and 4 Hybrid and a 4 wood but looking at moving to a 3 wood for some more distance

Thanks for the opportunity!

Edited by tweirich

:titelist-small: Titleist 917 D w/ Diamana Blue S 

:nike-small: VR 4-Wood w/ Diamana Red

:nike-small: Vapor 3-4 Hybrid w/ Stock Diamana Stiff

:mizuno-small: JPX 850 Forged w/ KBS C-Taper Lite 110 S

 :cleveland-small: RTX 50° w/ S400

:nike-small:  VR Forged 54°, 58° w/ S400

:scotty-small: Studio Select 1.5 w/ Super Stroke Slim 3.0

:bridgestone-small: BXS

:Clicgear: Rovic RV1C

Link to comment
Share on other sites

First Name/City State: Jeff/Hickory, NC

Confirm you are RH: I am RH

Club You would like to test including flex-also list a back up choice: 

First Choice:  Driving Iron 18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff

Second Choice: 3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff

Handicap: 1.4

Do you currently play a Long Iron or Hybrid: Yes. I alternate a 2 iron and a Titleist 19* hybrid in my bag based on the course. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

John -Baton Rouge, LA

Right Handed

18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff primary choice

3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff backup choice

16.9 handicap

Currently play Wilson utility irons 

Edited by jobu6398
Link to comment
Share on other sites

This topic is now closed to further replies.
  • Create New...