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Hi there,

more and more premium bags (vessel, the new ogio, etc.) use a faux leather as the main material. I like the look but it is making me pause: Florida’s hot and humid weather claimed the life of all my headcovers made with similar material.. does anyone have experience with these bags in similar weather conditions for more than a couple of years?

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My bags are not faux leather, but I have two fairway wood covers that are.  I purchased them about a year ago and they are exposed to the heat and humidity of Key West.  They get a lot of use (on and off) and it's starting to show around the piping. It's general wear and it's somewhat obvious.  I'm sure heat and humidity play a role, but I would also add UV light as well.  It can also be a problem for that material.

Ping G430 Max driver 10.5 degrees with an Alta Quick45 gram senior shaft
Callaway Epic 3 wood, Project X Evenflow Green 45 gram senior shaft  
Callaway GBB Epic Heavenwood, with a Mitsubishi Diamana 50 gram senior shaft
Ping G 20.5 degree 7 wood, with a stock Alta 65 gram senior shaft
Ping G 26 degree hybrid, stock Alta 65 gram senior shaft
Callaway Paradym X irons, 7-AW with Aldila Ascent Blue 50 graphite shafts
Edison wedges:  50, 55 and 60 degree, KBS Tour Graphite A flex shafts
Putters:  L.A.B. Direct Force 2.1 putter, 34.5" long, 67 degrees lie
 
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