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New SM9 release means two things...

1) Something new to explore

2) Price drop on the SM8 which were pretty great IMO.


Anyone have any more info besides the photos on the socials?

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No info but I want to know what I can get for the SM7's because I would gladly swap to the SM8 for the right price!

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Why would you start a thread on SM9's without including pictures? They look a lot like previous models, what's different?

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46 minutes ago, sirchunksalot said:

Looks like used 7's are going between $60-$90 on eBay. 

Was about to do my due diligence lol thanks for saving me the research! Tough part is I really like the 7s I have and I’ll easily get 2 more serviceable years out of them…..the dilemma……

41 minutes ago, bens197 said:

I’m thinking the 8’s will drop to 130ish when the 9s release. That’s my best guess based upon what we’ve seen years past.  I could be wrong. 

Because I’m a monster 

they really stay around there? Incredible…..new 3 hybrid and keep the wedges? Swap out to 8s instead?….. or the likely scenario…..all of it…..

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3 minutes ago, Lacassem said:

Was about to do my due diligence lol thanks for saving me the research! Tough part is I really like the 7s I have and I’ll easily get 2 more serviceable years out of them…..the dilemma……

they really stay around there? Incredible…..new 3 hybrid and keep the wedges? Swap out to 8s instead?….. or the likely scenario…..all of it…..

I'd like to say I am wrong but I would prefer to overestimate it and then see them in the 120 range.  To be honest, I love my SM8 50* and buying a 58 or 60 for a slight discount is very appealing.

 

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Just now, bens197 said:

I'd like to say I am wrong but I would prefer to overestimate it and then see them in the 120 range.  To be honest, I love my SM8 50* and buying a 58 or 60 for a slight discount is very appealing.

 

I love my 48. I have 52/56/60 slate in the 7’s and going to 8 I would only get the 52/60 as I have the 56 in the bench being able to do really anything I need with the 52/60. Will most likely jump. The 8’s are fantastic 

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4 minutes ago, Lacassem said:

I love my 48. I have 52/56/60 slate in the 7’s and going to 8 I would only get the 52/60 as I have the 56 in the bench being able to do really anything I need with the 52/60. Will most likely jump. The 8’s are fantastic 

I was a 52/60(or58) guy forever, just like you...They're super versatile. 

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Price drop on the 8s will probably come later this month once they are officially released at the pga show or shortly after.

Imo they are putting out pics because like every year Hawaii is when pros start testing in game mode new releases. Just like TM releasing some pics of the new driver before Hawaii vokey is doing the same

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1 hour ago, RickyBobby_PR said:

Price drop on the 8s will probably come later this month once they are officially released at the pga show or shortly after.

Imo they are putting out pics because like every year Hawaii is when pros start testing in game mode new releases. Just like TM releasing some pics of the new driver before Hawaii vokey is doing the same

They were scheduled for Tour Seeding in November, but decided they wanted to wait until the new year when more staff was actually playing them ans shorten the time between seeding and launch (coming soon).  But still look for a late Feb or March to see at retail. 

 

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4 hours ago, Middler said:

Why would you start a thread on SM9's without including pictures? They look a lot like previous models, what's different?

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They have a 9 instead of an 8. Never been impressed by Vokeys….

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4 hours ago, bens197 said:

I’m thinking the 8’s will drop to 130ish when the 9s release. That’s my best guess based upon what we’ve seen years past.  I could be wrong. 

Because I’m a monster 

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56 minutes ago, PMookie said:

They have a 9 instead of an 8. Never been impressed by Vokeys….

In my experience, Vokeys are like an ex-girlfriend you cannot quit.  Sometimes they're bonkers bad for you and other times they just make sense.  

The SM8 for me was a welcomed addition this past year.  

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Well I got fit for sm8s during the middle of last year. Played so well with my old wedges I decided to use them through the rest of the year. Wrapped the sm8s up like they were from Santa, only to see sm9s being released🤦🏻‍♂️  

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11 minutes ago, bens197 said:

In my experience, Vokeys are like an ex-girlfriend you cannot quit.  Sometimes they're bonkers bad for you and other times they just make sense.  

The SM8 for me was a welcomed addition this past year.  

I know the answer to quitting the girlfriend is to go on another date… And I have the PERFECT girl for you. She has the looks and the personality! Just let me know when you’re ready!!!

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4 minutes ago, PMookie said:

I know the answer to quitting the girlfriend is to go on another date… And I have the PERFECT girl for you. She has the looks and the personality! Just let me know when you’re ready!!!

You sound like a car salesman!

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1 minute ago, Lacassem said:

You sound like a car salesman!

So, let’s go take it for a spin…

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