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David from Atlanta, GA

Righty

1st choice: UiHi KBS tour v stiff

2nd choice: 14* 3 wood tensei blue 70g stiff 

HC: 4.6

I play long irons, never played a driving iron or hybrid. Seriously considering a driving iron and my 3 wood is from 2010 and apparently hard to hit, which I can confirm. 

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The biggest testing in MGS history is about to begin!!  TESTERS ANNOUNCED BELOW       This may very well be the largest forum test ever conducted on the internet.  Can you sa

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David / Omaha, Nebraska

I am a righty.

1st Choice, Driving Iron 18* -  KBS Tour 90 Regular.

2nd Choice, Driving  Iron 18* -  KBS Tour V Stiff.

Handicap is 15

I have been playing back and forth between a Srixon U85 driving iron at 18*, and a Cleveland Launcher HB hybrid in 22*.

WITB

Driver: :srixon-small: Z785 , Hazardous 6.0 (Normal)

3 Wood: :srixon-small: F85 @ 13.5* Hazardous Red 6.0 (Stiff)

Driving Iron/Utility: :srixon-small: ZU85 2iron @ 18*

Irons: 5-PW, :cleveland-small: 588CB w/ TT S300's  (Stiff)

Wedge: :cleveland-small: RTX4 Satin, 50*/Mid, 56*/Mid and 60*/Low

Putter: :cleveland-small:Portofino

Bag: :srixon-small: Stand Bag

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Bill/Savannah, GA

RH

Would like to test 3 wood with with a stiff shaft. Back up would be the VKTR hybrid with a stiff shaft

HC: 15.3 

I currently play Taylor Made M3 Hybrid and Fairway woods

 

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Scott from Detroit, MI

I am a right handed golfer

I would love to test the driving iron in stiff flex.  I have an 18 year old Hogan Apex Edge 2 iron that still has a spot in my bag. 

My current index is a 5.4. 

Driver-Titleist TS3 10.5 degree

Fairway Metal-Titleist TS2 15 degree

Hybrid- Ping G410 19 degree  or Hogan Apex Edge 2iron  

Irons-Titleist 718 AP2 4-PW

Wedges-Titleist Vokey’s 50F, 54S, 58M

Putter- Ram Zebra

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Chris- Chicago, IL

Right Handed

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

2nd Choice: Driving Iron- 18* -  KBS Tour Stiff 

8 Handicap

Currently play an old Adams Insight BUL 3 wood

Would look great next to my Ben Hogan Driver 🙂

In my bag:

Driver:  :Hogan: Ben Hogan GS53 10.5* Stiff Mitsubishi tensei blue

3 Wood: :adams-small: Insight BUL Stiff

Hybrid:  :Sub70: 939x Hybrid UST 680 recoil shaft stiff

Irons: :Sub70: 699 irons  KBS tour 90 v Stiff 

52 Deg:cleveland-small: 588 RTX 2.0

56 deg: :cleveland-small: Reg 588 tour action

60 Deg: :cleveland-small: 588 RTX 2.0

Putter:bettinardi-small: Studio Stock #3 (Winn 1.32 Pro x grip)

Rangefinder: :CaddyTek: Caddytek V2

 

Check out my MyGolfSpy 2020 Forum Official Tester: Ben Hogan GS53 Driver

 

 

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Joe

Fort Pierce, FL.

Right handed

Preference:  Hybrid regular flex

Backup choice:  3 wood regular flex

Handicap: 12

Currently play a hybrid.

 

4-P Hogan Edge (2018 version)

52 degree Hogan Equalier wedge

Arnold Palmer The Original  putter

Founder Club  hybrid 18 degrees

Taylor Made Burner 3 & 5 wood.

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On 10/15/2020 at 10:02 PM, Golfspy_CG2 said:

18* -  KBS Tour V-X-Stiff

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

Davin Roberts

right handed

6 handicap 

I play a 4- iron and a 20 * apex hybrid. Looking to purchase a driving iron and 3-wood

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Jacob - Haddonfield, NJ

Right handed

First Choice: 18* UiHi Stiff

Second Choice: 18* VKTR+ Stiff

Handicap: 14.6

Currently have a Cobra Speedzone 19* Hybrid

“DON’T LET THE FLAME DIE OUT!!!”- Sheldon Plankton.

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Foz; Wesley Chapel, FL

 

Right handed

 

1) UiHi Driving iron, 18* Regular

 

2) Vktr Hybrid, 18* Regular

 

GHIN: 15.9

 

Current Driver: Cobra F8

Current Fairways: Cobra F8(3 & 5)

Current Hybrid: Tour Edge CBX119

 

Sent from my iPad using MyGolfSpy

 

Driver: Tour Edge Exotics EXS w/Mitsubishi ck Blue regular shaft BACKUP DRIVER: Cobra F8 w/Mitsubishi ck Blue regular shaft  Fairways:  Cobra King F8 3W(14.5*) & 5W(18.5*) w/Mitsubishi ck Blue regular shaft Hybrids: Tour Edge CBX 119 4H(22*)  with Project X Evenflo regular shaft Irons: Wilson Staff D7 5 - PW w/Recoil 460 regular shafts Wedges: Wilson D7 GW(50*) & SW(54*) w/Recoil 460 regular shafts; Cleveland RTX Zipcore(58*) w/True Temper Spinner Wedge steel shaft  Putter: 33" Slotline SSi 693 mid mallet Bag: Cobra Ultralite Cart Bag(Peacoat Blue).

 

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Ted  - Gaithersburg, MD

Right Handed

Adams 16 degree rescue

3-wood 13.5 degree Epic Flash

3 handicap

Currently play Mizuno MP 20 HMB irons (2-pw) + TourEdge titanium rescue iron (16 degrees)

WITB:  TourEdge Exotics PRO 9.5 degree driver, Tour Edge Exotics PRO 3-wood 13.5 degree, Tour Edge  Exotics PRO Hybrid 16 degree, 2-pw Mizuno MP 20 HMP irons, Mizuno T7 sw 58 degree 12 degree bounce., Evenroll putter

 

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It’s worth a try.

Martin Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

RH

Handicap 5

1st  Hybrid, Stiff

2nd Driving iron Stiff
 

I play 790UDI driving iron.
Longest regular iron is a 4 iron.

Currently no hybrids.

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Forgot to include handicap

Driver: image.jpeg.34eaee8382f091fe0a3c22d07a128f3d.jpeg TS2 10.5* A-1 Tensai AV 55 Stiff

3 Wood: image.jpeg.e516c276ea3badda924b599efc74dc44.jpeg Epic BB Sub Zero Fujikura Pro 62 Stiff

Driving Iron: image.jpeg.693c1038c87ba93f656427286d5ff6c6.jpeg P790 UDI Project X, Hzrdus 85g

Irons: image.jpeg.b7214da2fa3cda117f55d5a1eca9bfdc.jpeg 0211 4-PW Elevate 95 Stiff

Wedges: image.jpeg.eefc27879a3aeb4584a2da0c9fc3cc61.jpeg RTX 4. 50, 56, 60 degrees

Putter: image.jpeg.5f24b023b8db3d017291f4cd9e670f90.jpeg Huntington Beach 11 

Ball: image.jpeg.4ebe90b87a3ca1ef4804bec7677e8df7.jpeg  Chrome Soft Truvis

 

 

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Matt, Perth Australia

I'm right-handed

First choice - Driving iron 18* -  KBS Tour V-X-Stiff

My back-up choice would be the hybrid in an x-stiff shaft.

Handicap is 7.7

I'm currently playing a 3 hybrid, but have been wanting to try out a long iron.

 

Driver (main): Cobra F9 Speedback (9.0) with Fujikura Atmos 7X (Avalanche White) 

Driver (back-up): Titliest 915 D3 (9.5) with Fujikura Speeder Shaft 757 (Tour Stiff)

3 Wood: Callaway Epic Sub-Zero (15 degrees) in Rogue Max 75g stiff shaft

Hybrid: Callaway Apex 20 degree with Kurokage 80g Stiff Shaft

Irons: PING i200 4-PW in XP 95 shafts with S300 flex (+ 3 iron)

Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM6 - 50

              Callaway MD4 - 56 & 60 degrees

Putter: Taylormade TP Collection Soto

Golf Ball: Titliest Pro V1X, Srixon Z-Star ZV & Taylormade TP5X

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Joseph Cartersville/GA

I am right handed

I would like to test the 3 wood with Regular shaft and the Driving Iron with regular shaft as the backup option.

I have no handicap as I've just started.  Been to the range 20 times in the last month and played one round of golf.

I currently play with a hybrid.

Thank you for your hard work

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Henri - Knokke, Belgium (Europe)

RH

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

2nd Choice - Hybrids – VKTR+ - 18* - Recoil ES 75 F3 Regular 

Handicap 3.9 (used to be a scratch player)

Currently play Ping hybrid, Adams hybrid and Miura driving iron depending on the course and conditions.  Has 3 set of golf clubs.  Titleist drivers, Callaway and Ping 3 woods, all Miura irons and wedges, Scotty Cameron and Valgrine putters.

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Driver: Titleist 95 D3 10.5, Aldila Rogue
Wood:  Callaway Epic Zub Zero, Project X Even Flow
Hybrid: Ping Answer 20, TFC 800H 
Irons: Miura 57 3-PW - Mitsubishi OT 75 
Wedges: Miura Forged 51, 55, 60 - Project X
Putter:  Valgrine - Phoenix

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Ben - Detroit, Mi

Right Handed

Fairway Wood – GS53-3 wood – 14* - MRC Tensei CK Blue 70 gram X-Stiff 

13.2

Currently playing hybrid

Driver- Cobra Speedzone

Hyrbrid- Cobra Speedzone (3)

Irons- Callaway Apex 4-9, Titleist AP2 6-9

Wedges - Callaway Mack Daddy CB 50, PM Grind  58, 64, Vokey SM8 52, 56

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