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14 hours ago, Golfspy_CG2 said:

What works best for your long game?  Do you prefer to go for the gusto with fairway woods, or perhaps seek the control of a driving iron, maybe the forgiveness provided by hybrids?  Well the Ben Hogan Golf Company has options available in all three categories.

BenHogan_VKTR_hybrid-2-600x403.jpg

This may very well be the largest forum test ever conducted on the internet.  Can you say MEGA TESTING?

We’re going to give 15 of you a chance to test one of these in the category you choose, no that’s not a misprint.  Fifteen forum members will get a chance to test a GS3 Fairway wood, UHI driving iron or a VKTR+ hybrid.  

THESE ARE THE ONLY CLUBS AVAILABLE FOR TESTING
THESE ARE THE ONLY LOFTS/SHAFT FLEX AND MODELS TO CHOOSE FROM
NO ALTERATIONS OR SUBSTITUTIONS ARE POSSIBLE

IF THE CLUB DOES NOT WORK FOR YOU PLEASE DO NOT APPLY

Hybrids – VKTR+

18* - Recoil ES 75 F3 Regular 

18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

18* - Recoil ES 95 F5 X-Stiff 

 

Driving Iron - UiHi

18* -  KBS Tour 90 Regular 

18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff 

18* -  KBS Tour V-X-Stiff

 

Fairway Wood – GS53

3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Regular 

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

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

*all standard specs

How To Apply

In a post below-DO Not Quote This Post-Provide the following information:

First Name/City State

Confirm you are RH

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

Handicap

Do you currently play a Long Iron or Hybrid

That's it, we'll be picking the testers next week, so check back and see if you have been chosen.


Note: please apply one once; multiple entries will be removed.
If you'd like to have a discussion regarding the clubs or other things related to them please start a new thread.

Rod

Bentonville,AR

RH

3 Wood, 14, Stiff

or 

3 Wood, 14, Regular 

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So excited to be a part of this testing! Very thankful for MGS and the generosity of Ben Hogan Golf!

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Mike Huskey - Davenport Ia

Right Handed

18* hybrid Recoil Regular

18* hybrid Recoil Stiff as a backup

7.3 HC

I currently play Callaway Rogue hybrids. Also looking to test on my Foresight GC2 Simulator. 

Callaway Mavrik 10.5 w/Hazardous 55G

TaylorMade M4 3W Fujikura Pro 5R 

Taylormade M4  5W Atmos R 

Callaway Rogue 22* Synergy R 

TaylorMade M4 Irons Zelos 7 

Cleveland RTX4 54* & 60* wedges 

Odyssey Stroke Lab v-Line Center Shafted 34” 

Foresight GC2/TGC Simulator

 

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Ken Laughlin

Round Rock, TX 78665

RH

First Choice: Hybrid – VKTR+, 18* - Recoil ES 75 F3 Regular 

Second Choice:  Fairway Wood – GS53, 3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Regular

HCP: 9.3

I currently play a PXG 22 degree hybrid

PXG clubs and Ping putter

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Bill DeLeo

Cary, NC

I am Right Handed

1st:  3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Regular 

2nd:  18* - Recoil ES 75 F3 Regular 

HC:  12.1

Hybrid

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Justin Meyer-Lincoln NE

Right Handed

1st-3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff

2nd-18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

Handicap 14

I currently play a Ping i25 17 degree but am looking for more distance from the fairway or off the tee on a tighter Par 4

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Martin / Norman, OK

RH player

Handicap: 9.0

i would like to try any of the following:

Hybrid - 18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff

Driving Iron - UiHi - 18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff 

I’m a horrible fairway wood player so I’ll keep out of that one  

I currently play a 19^, (Cleveland), 21* (Titleist), and 24*(Cleveland) hybrids and want to drop the 24* for a driving iron. 

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First Name/City State: Ryan/McEwen, TN

Confirm you are RH: I am RH

First Choice:  18* - Recoil ES 95 F5 X-Stiff 

Second Choice: 18* -  Driving Iron - UiHi KBS Tour V-X-Stiff

Handicap: 4.3

Long Iron or Hybrid: 2 iron

Spoiler

Driver::taylormade-small: M2 Aldila Tour Green ATX 65 Shaft


2 iron: :taylormade-small: P790 UDI HZRDUS SMOKE 100

Irons: Titleist Logo Decal Sticker 4-PW KBS C Taper 130 X 

Wedges: Titleist Logo Decal Sticker 50 & 54 SM6 F Grind

Putter: Scotty Cameron Golf Putters 2018 Select Squareback 34"

Ball :  Pro V1x

RH

HDCP: 4.1

 

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Michael. Ontario, Can.

RH - yes.

1st choice - VKTR hybrid reg flex.

2nd choice - GS53 fairway week reg flex.

currently play a 21* hybrid.

Hogan GS53. ProjectX Evenflo.

Bridgestone Tourstage GR 3W, 5W. tour AD S

Hogan 99 Apex Blades 4 - E. Project X Pxi. 

Hogan VKTR 21* hybrid IROD F3 75
Hogan TK wedges 50,54,58 KBS Tour V
Hogan Precision Milled BHB01
Dean Snell MTBX

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Timo Rantanen - Maidenhead , UK

I am right handed.

First Choise: Hybrids – VKTR+ , 18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff

Second Choise Driving Iron - UiHi , 18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff 


Handicap:  10.0

Dont have at the moment either Hybrid or UTI , but need one defenitely 

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15 hours ago, Golfspy_CG2 said:

What works best for your long game?  Do you prefer to go for the gusto with fairway woods, or perhaps seek the control of a driving iron, maybe the forgiveness provided by hybrids?  Well the Ben Hogan Golf Company has options available in all three categories.

BenHogan_VKTR_hybrid-2-600x403.jpg

This may very well be the largest forum test ever conducted on the internet.  Can you say MEGA TESTING?

We’re going to give 15 of you a chance to test one of these in the category you choose, no that’s not a misprint.  Fifteen forum members will get a chance to test a GS3 Fairway wood, UHI driving iron or a VKTR+ hybrid.  

THESE ARE THE ONLY CLUBS AVAILABLE FOR TESTING
THESE ARE THE ONLY LOFTS/SHAFT FLEX AND MODELS TO CHOOSE FROM
NO ALTERATIONS OR SUBSTITUTIONS ARE POSSIBLE

IF THE CLUB DOES NOT WORK FOR YOU PLEASE DO NOT APPLY

Hybrids – VKTR+

18* - Recoil ES 75 F3 Regular 

18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

18* - Recoil ES 95 F5 X-Stiff 

 

Driving Iron - UiHi

18* -  KBS Tour 90 Regular 

18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff 

18* -  KBS Tour V-X-Stiff

 

Fairway Wood – GS53

3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Regular 

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

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

*all standard specs

How To Apply

In a post below-DO Not Quote This Post-Provide the following information:

First Name/City State

Confirm you are RH

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

Handicap

Do you currently play a Long Iron or Hybrid

That's it, we'll be picking the testers next week, so check back and see if you have been chosen.


Note: please apply one once; multiple entries will be removed.
If you'd like to have a discussion regarding the clubs or other things related to them please start a new thread.

Skip / Hutchinson, KS

RH

Fairway Wood – GS533 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff 

Backup Choice - Hybrid – VKTR+ 18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

Handicap  5

I play Hybrids

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John/Newport News

Right handed 

18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff, primary

wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram Stiff, secondary 

19 handicap 

currently play long iron or a 3 or 5 wood

 

John Russell

Irons: stiff shaft, standard loft/lie Nike VRS Covert 2 4-pw

Driver: 10 deg, stiff shaft Ping G400 

3/5 woods: Adam's Tight Lies 2 with stiff shafts.

Putter: Scotty Cameron Special Select Newport 2 33inch

Wedges: Cleveland CBX 56deg, and Cleveland 588RTX 60deg.

Ball: I'm loving the Titleist DT TruSoft. It seems to be stopping on the greens well, and feels soft and pure on even a decent strike. 

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Thank you Hogan and MGS. This is an incredible opportunity.

 

First Name/City State: Kevin / Gilbert, AZ

Confirm you are RH: RH. YES.

Club You would like to test:  UiHi 18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff.  (VKTR+ Hybrid in stiff as a backup)

Handicap: 5

Do you currently play a Long Iron or Hybrid: Currently playing no FW metals, with 3 hybrids. Have played driving irons in the past. Mostly Srixon and TM. 

2020 TESTER Ben Hogan UiHi 18* Utility Iron

  • Driver: :ping-small: G410 Plus 9*, Oban Gold
  • Hybrids::adams-small:  Super XTD 17* Hybrid Fubuki AX:callaway-small:,  Apex 20* AD-DI 85S, Apex 23* Oban Purple
  • Irons: :srixon-small: Z585 5-6, Z785 7-PW, Modus 120s
  • Wedges: :cleveland-small: RTX4 50, Modus 120x:taylormade-small:, Hi Toe 56 & 60, Modus 120x
  • Putter: :EVNROLL:  ER3 @ 33"
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Doug

Portsmouth, VA

RH

18-Recoil Reg 1st

3w=Reg

9 handicap

Currently play Titleist hybrid and Epic Flash 3w  

Epic Flash 9 &15

Titliest 915 18&21

Staff 5 to G

Ping SW

Wide Flange LW

TM Spider X

 

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Kevin / Midlothian, VA

I am right handed

1st Choice - Hybrid VKTR+ 18* -  Recoil ES 95 F5 X-Stiff 
2nd Choice - Hybrid VKTR+ 18* - Recoil ES 85 F4 Stiff 

Handicap: 18

I play long irons

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