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45-50-52-56

45 & 50 - P790

52 & 56 - Cleveland RTX4

Even though it is only a 2 degree difference, the distance gap is fine due to the 50 being a P790.  

Bag: Big Max Dri Lite Summit Black/Red

Driver: Callaway GBB Epic

3 Wood: Callaway Epix Max - Project X HZRDUS Smoke iM10 60g

2 Iron: TaylorMade Stealth UDI - KBS Tour 120g Stiff

4-AW Irons: TaylorMade P790 - KBS Tour 120g Stiff *fitted

54* & 58* Wedges: Callaway Jaws MD5

Putter: Mizuno M Craft I Blue

Ball: Vice Pro Plus

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Right now I can go

47-53-58-SW, or

if I 'm getting it out of sand with a regular wedge,  I can go

47-52-56-60.      

Anyway, on the recommendation of a fellow MGS contributor whose user name I should have remembered but didn't,

I saw some very interesting Cobra Snake Bite wedges on the TGW site.

They have a 56º with only 7º bounce, hard to find and attractive to me.

They don't offer customization on that particular model however.

By the time I took it to our pro shop, had it reshafted, regripped, and bent to a flatter lie, 

I would have paid for it twice.

And I'm a little gun shy from recent expenditures that went south.

So I guess that I'm good for now.

 

 

 

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45* PW from my iron set (TE Exotics C721), 50* Sub 70 raw 286 wedge and 54* + 58* Cleveland CBX 2 wedges (58* is full-face model with a moderately high toe). Sometimes I substitute Maltby TSW DRM Forged or Vokey SM8 54* & 58* wedges for the Cleveland wedges. I generally use the 58* wedge(s) from the sand, unless I have a longer greenside bunker shot in which case I use the 54* or even the 50* on long bunker shots. The 50* is used a lot for chipping and partial-swing approach shots of up to 95-100 yards, although I will use the 54* Cleveland CBX2 for "finesse" shots of up to 75 yards because it is super-easy to hit and it's very accurate.

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Driver: Ping G425 Max, 9*, Miyazaki  Kuala Mizu Tour Issue 6S, 44.75" playing length

4-Wood: Titleist TS2, 16.5*, Miyazaki Kuala Mizu Tour Issue 7S, 42.75" playing length

5/7-Wood: Callaway Epic Flash Sub Zero set to 20* loft; Tensei Blue 75-S, 41.5" playing length

Hybrids: Exotics EXS Pro (22*), Mitsubishi Tensei Silver 75S

Irons: Exotics EXS220 5-iron and New Level MODB-1 (6-iron through PW), KBS TGI Tour 80 (stiff) shafts

Wedges: New Hogan Equalizer wedges (48* and 56* + Maltby TSW Forged 52-8, all bent 1* weak

Putter: Evnroll ER2, 34”with Gravity Grip

Ball: Snell MTBx

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