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Loved the intro.

 

I take it when you did the install, you didn't tip weight them at all to keep the swing weight consistent?

 

You get crazy low spin with your irons be it the DG's or the C Tapers. You're PW is lower then my 6 iron currently

I laught at your claims to fight a zombie apocalypse when most of you can't stand up to a Spider

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Loved the intro.

 

I take it when you did the install, you didn't tip weight them at all to keep the swing weight consistent?

 

You get crazy low spin with your irons be it the DG's or the C Tapers. You're PW is lower then my 6 iron currently

No, no tip weights installed. Didn't even think of that but I will definitely need to consider doing it down the road. I thought my iron spin seemed low, not sure why that is. I probably need to go to a fitter to get a proper launch monitor session and maybe some lessons.

WITB

 

Driver: Calloway Diablo Octane Tour, UST VTS Silver

Hybrids: 16* Taylormade RBZ Tour 16*, 21* TEE XCG-3

Irons: Adams CB1 4-PW, KBS C Taper Lite S

Wedges: Nike VR Pro Forged 52*, 58*

Putter: Odyssey White Hot XG3

 

Grips: Lamkin Crossline Midsize

Ball: Whatever I find, prefer Bridgestone

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I added some launch monitor data to the end of my review if anyone is interested.

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:taylormade-small:  SIM2 Rescue 3 on Graphite Design  Tour AD DI  8S 

:cobra-small: ForgedTec Black 4-G  on :aerotech: i95 S

:mizuno-small: ES21 54° 60°  on :kbs: Hi Rev

:L.A.B.:  DF2.1 on :accra: x L.A.B. White

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Nice review MS.

 

Since others have told you they liked your introduction and they brought it up, I will take the other side. I hated the introduction. I do not condone the use of drugs and your glorification of it sort of pissed me off just a bit. But to each his own. It is tough when you are told to be funny and some people, me in this instance, take it the wrong way.

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:taylormade-small:  SIM TI 3W  on  Graphite Design  Tour AD DJ  7S 

:taylormade-small:  SIM2 Rescue 3 on Graphite Design  Tour AD DI  8S 

:cobra-small: ForgedTec Black 4-G  on :aerotech: i95 S

:mizuno-small: ES21 54° 60°  on :kbs: Hi Rev

:L.A.B.:  DF2.1 on :accra: x L.A.B. White

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Rick,

 

Direct your annoyance at me. MS asked me if it was Ok and I enjoyed the play on words, so I emphatically approved. He had another writeup that was much tamer, but imo diversity in the reviews and letting people be themselves when writing them is a good thing.

 

I am not near as annoyed now as earlier when I first read it. However, since Tuna and you and maybe some others said they loved it, I thought I would tell that I did not. I hold no animosity towards anyone, however, if I were KBS I would like it even less. But they may think it hilarious as you did, I on the other hand did not. I am sure I have said stuff people did not think funny.

:taylormade-small:  SIM2 9° on  Graphite Design  Tour AD DI  6S 

:taylormade-small:  SIM TI 3W  on  Graphite Design  Tour AD DJ  7S 

:taylormade-small:  SIM2 Rescue 3 on Graphite Design  Tour AD DI  8S 

:cobra-small: ForgedTec Black 4-G  on :aerotech: i95 S

:mizuno-small: ES21 54° 60°  on :kbs: Hi Rev

:L.A.B.:  DF2.1 on :accra: x L.A.B. White

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My review for the KBS C Taper Lites is up.

 

Rover Rick"s Review

Dammit Rick....now I really want to try these shafts :angry:

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Nice review MS.

 

Since others have told you they liked your introduction and they brought it up, I will take the other side. I hated the introduction. I do not condone the use of drugs and your glorification of it sort of pissed me off just a bit. But to each his own. It is tough when you are told to be funny and some people, me in this instance, take it the wrong way.

I guess being around the Austin area and in a college town I never really see marijuana as a controversial topic. I wasn't trying to upset anyone, but I personally think the play on words is pretty harmless. Not exactly a taboo subject for adults in this day.

WITB

 

Driver: Calloway Diablo Octane Tour, UST VTS Silver

Hybrids: 16* Taylormade RBZ Tour 16*, 21* TEE XCG-3

Irons: Adams CB1 4-PW, KBS C Taper Lite S

Wedges: Nike VR Pro Forged 52*, 58*

Putter: Odyssey White Hot XG3

 

Grips: Lamkin Crossline Midsize

Ball: Whatever I find, prefer Bridgestone

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I guess being around the Austin area and in a college town I never really see marijuana as a controversial topic. I wasn't trying to upset anyone, but I personally think the play on words is pretty harmless. Not exactly a taboo subject for adults in this day.

 

It is certainly not a taboo subject, and I would be surprised if more people agreed with me on this than you. I am sure that I am more of the problem on this subject than you. I hear "Fine Upstanding Members of the Community" talking and joking about it all the time. Just not one of the things that I find humorous. Upset? Probably the wrong word. On the scale of 1 to 10 this probably was a 2 at most.

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:taylormade-small:  SIM2 Rescue 3 on Graphite Design  Tour AD DI  8S 

:cobra-small: ForgedTec Black 4-G  on :aerotech: i95 S

:mizuno-small: ES21 54° 60°  on :kbs: Hi Rev

:L.A.B.:  DF2.1 on :accra: x L.A.B. White

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Sorry about a few pics on my review... image host for some reason flipped them on me and I could not, for the life of me, get them to rotate online.

 

 

TxStCatman's review!

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:adams-small:  XTD Ti 15*, Tour AD-GT 8S

:taylormade-small:  RBZ Stage2 Tour Issue 18.5* hybrid, Matrix Ozik Altus 85S Wilson FG Tour F5 21* hybrid, stock

:mizuno-small:  MP-H5 4-PW, Project X 5.5

:mizuno-small:  MP-T5, 51/08, Project X 5.5

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Nice review catman, I especially like the TxState headcover! I will agree that the shafts look much better with the dark finish, if you get those pro combos done it will look awesome. Glad to hear you liked the shafts as much as I did.

WITB

 

Driver: Calloway Diablo Octane Tour, UST VTS Silver

Hybrids: 16* Taylormade RBZ Tour 16*, 21* TEE XCG-3

Irons: Adams CB1 4-PW, KBS C Taper Lite S

Wedges: Nike VR Pro Forged 52*, 58*

Putter: Odyssey White Hot XG3

 

Grips: Lamkin Crossline Midsize

Ball: Whatever I find, prefer Bridgestone

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Nice review catman, I especially like the TxState headcover! I will agree that the shafts look much better with the dark finish, if you get those pro combos done it will look awesome. Glad to hear you liked the shafts as much as I did.

 

Thanks, yea I really did like the way these played. I'm probably gonna set aside the funds this next month and send the PCs out to BOS (I've been reading that ChopShop has been having communication/location issues recently) for refinishing. I think these will be one heck of a shaft offering for people to try out.

Bag One: :taylormade-small: '16 M2, Tour AD-GP 7S

:adams-small:  XTD Ti 15*, Tour AD-GT 8S

:taylormade-small:  RBZ Stage2 Tour Issue 18.5* hybrid, Matrix Ozik Altus 85S Wilson FG Tour F5 21* hybrid, stock

:mizuno-small:  MP-H5 4-PW, Project X 5.5

:mizuno-small:  MP-T5, 51/08, Project X 5.5

:mizuno-small:  MP-T5, 58/10, DG Spinner

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Nice review "J" (TXSCATMAN) !!!!! I also like the feel of the shafts when I Demo'd them from your bag.... :) Excuse the "twang" but I did hit the Dog$hit out of the ball with your 3-iron. We have to get together soon for another round, Maybe The Bandit in NB ? You have my Number Brutha, hit me up when you get the itch.......and the free time, know school is about to fire up for you....

 

PS. to hit the "Hula Draw" = close your eyes, swing hard , and hope for the best........

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Irons:   :mizuno-small: MP-18 SC, KBS Tour 120

Wedges:  :cleveland-small:   RTX-3  52 - 56 - 60
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Nice review "J" (TXSCATMAN) !!!!! I also like the feel of the shafts when I Demo'd them from your bag.... :) Excuse the "twang" but I did hit the Dog$hit out of the ball with your 3-iron. We have to get together soon for another round, Maybe The Bandit in NB ? You have my Number Brutha, hit me up when you get the itch.......and the free time, know school is about to fire up for you....

 

PS. to hit the "Hula Draw" = close your eyes, swing hard , and hope for the best........

 

 

Haha almost done with the first week of kids. Might be able to do the 14th since I don't have my Saturday class that date.

 

I tried the patented "Hula Draw" and blocked one into the next county! I think you have a secret right to left wind you carry just for that shot.

Bag One: :taylormade-small: '16 M2, Tour AD-GP 7S

:adams-small:  XTD Ti 15*, Tour AD-GT 8S

:taylormade-small:  RBZ Stage2 Tour Issue 18.5* hybrid, Matrix Ozik Altus 85S Wilson FG Tour F5 21* hybrid, stock

:mizuno-small:  MP-H5 4-PW, Project X 5.5

:mizuno-small:  MP-T5, 51/08, Project X 5.5

:mizuno-small:  MP-T5, 58/10, DG Spinner

:cameron-small:  2012 Newport2, 34"

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Haha almost done with the first week of kids. Might be able to do the 14th since I don't have my Saturday class that date.

 

I tried the patented "Hula Draw" and blocked one into the next county! I think you have a secret right to left wind you carry just for that shot.

 

 

The 14th sounds good, We can play at my club if all else fails, Hear the Bandit is in good shape....

 

FYI. I'd rather have a HIGH CUT in the bag......

Driver:   :taylormade-small: M3 Tensei CK Pro Blue
3-Metal:: :callaway-small: GBB EPIC, FujiKura Pro Green

5-Metal:  :cobra-small: F-7, FujiKura Pro

Irons:   :mizuno-small: MP-18 SC, KBS Tour 120

Wedges:  :cleveland-small:   RTX-3  52 - 56 - 60
Putter:  EVN-Roll ER-5

Ball :  :bridgestone-small: Tour B XS

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