Are you a golf ball hoarder? What ya got?

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  • DavePelz4DavePelz4 A golf course in the Chicago area.ClubWRX Posts: 24,312 ClubWRX
    dffjunior wrote:


    10 doz FG Tour X

    4 doz FG Tour /sadface

    33 doz Lethal

    2 doz Duo

    4 doz Chrome

    3 doz misc crap

    22 dozen used/found balls.




    Dang...impressive!
  • southpaw72southpaw72 Lefty Boomers Posts: 2,169
    Currently just a few dozen but this is the time of year I stock up. Just waiting for the right deal/ball to come up.
  • JustChillJustChill Members Posts: 464 ✭✭
    ~10 dozen ProV1x

    ~4 dozen Letahl

    ~2 dozen Project a

    ~2 dozen TP Red LDP

    ~5 dozen Cally Chrome+

    ~4 dozen Cally Hex Black Tour

    ~3 dozen B330-S

    ~3 dozen B330-RXS

    ~3 dozen Gamer Tour

    ~4 dozen Z Star XV



    That's what I can come up with off the top of my head. I also have a grab bag of ~ 5 dozen NXT tours and other random balls. I'm a sucker for a deal on premium balls, but I literally dont need any for a long time
    Titleist 910D3 9.5*, Aldila Rogue Silver 60 X
    Titleist 910fd 16.5* Mitsubishi Diamana S+ 82 X
    Titleist 910h 19*, Mitsubishi Diamana Ahina 90HYB S
    Adams CMB, DG AMT S300
    Titleist SM5 50-54-58, DG Wedge
    Toulon Memphis
  • GLF4EVRGLF4EVR Members Posts: 793 ✭✭
    All I have are balls that I find.



    3 dozen Callaways mix of HX tour & Speed Regime

    4 dozen Bridgestone mix of the various 330's

    4 dozen Taylormade mix of TP5, Lethal, & whatever last years name was

    4 dozen Srixon Z Star mix

    21 dozen NXT Tour mix

    26 dozen ProV

    21 dozen ProVX

    250 dozen mixed balls; these are in bags of 120 that consist of all the other balls you can just about think of



    Now all of these I will sell on eBay. I keep the older ProV & ProVX's from the 392 & 334 models & earlier. Then some of the Srixon Z & Q Stars. The old TP red & black, Bridgestone E5's, & some of the MG balls. I have about 5-6 dozen total of this mix of balls for myself.
  • DavePelz4DavePelz4 A golf course in the Chicago area.ClubWRX Posts: 24,312 ClubWRX
    GLF4EVR wrote:


    All I have are balls that I find.



    3 dozen Callaways mix of HX tour & Speed Regime

    4 dozen Bridgestone mix of the various 330's

    4 dozen Taylormade mix of TP5, Lethal, & whatever last years name was

    4 dozen Srixon Z Star mix

    21 dozen NXT Tour mix

    26 dozen ProV

    21 dozen ProVX

    250 dozen mixed balls; these are in bags of 120 that consist of all the other balls you can just about think of



    Now all of these I will sell on eBay. I keep the older ProV & ProVX's from the 392 & 334 models & earlier. Then some of the Srixon Z & Q Stars. The old TP red & black, Bridgestone E5's, & some of the MG balls. I have about 5-6 dozen total of this mix of balls for myself.




    Are there that many golfers, yet alone bad golfers in SD?
  • tjumper78tjumper78 Fore Members Posts: 1,885
    i had about 50 dozens of urethane balls in different brands but gave them all away to my golf club friends for christmas.

    now i am stuck with 3 sleeves of u3 and fg tour x each. need to stock up as soon as i find some good deals but it's not like im going to be playing anytime soon in this weather.
  • putts4bogeyputts4bogey Puppies and Butterflies Members Posts: 1,648
    I only have a small stash by comparison, but:



    5 DZ PRO-V's

    3 DZ BB30's

    4 DZ NXT Tour's

    3 DZ Callaway Super Softs (winter, wet season ball)

    2 DZ Variety of above (left over from a dozen when switching from one ball to another for a few rounds)



    What is and What Should Never Be
  • golfdad907golfdad907 Play fast, have fun Members Posts: 3,101
    edited Jan 16, 2015 #39
    You had to make me to look, good thing I did, cuz had no idea I turned into a ball Ho, too.



    3 Doz TM TP RED

    2 Doz Tour iZ

    2 Doz Lethal

    4 Doz Hex Black

    3 Doz SR2

    5 Doz Chrome +

    2 Doz Chrome (for winter)

    1 Doz Wilson Staff FG Tour (winter)

    1 Doz Pro V1X (gift I received)
    2015 GBB 10.5 - MRC B Series 60S 44.75"
    RFX 3 & 5 Woods MRC BB 73
    RFX 7 Wood Matrix Black Tie 7M3
    XHot Pro Hybrid 23 Accra Shaft
    Apex Pro 5-W KBS Tour V or Recoil 110 S-flex (Recoil for Winter Season)
    Odyssey WhiteHot Pro #7 Flatso Ultra grip
    X Forged C Grind 52*
    PM Grind 58* KBS 610 Wedge
    Chrome Soft 2016 Yellow
    Hdcp - between 3 to 5 over the year
  • GLF4EVRGLF4EVR Members Posts: 793 ✭✭
    edited Jan 16, 2015 #40
    DavePelz4 wrote:

    GLF4EVR wrote:


    All I have are balls that I find.



    3 dozen Callaways mix of HX tour & Speed Regime

    4 dozen Bridgestone mix of the various 330's

    4 dozen Taylormade mix of TP5, Lethal, & whatever last years name was

    4 dozen Srixon Z Star mix

    21 dozen NXT Tour mix

    26 dozen ProV

    21 dozen ProVX

    250 dozen mixed balls; these are in bags of 120 that consist of all the other balls you can just about think of



    Now all of these I will sell on eBay. I keep the older ProV & ProVX's from the 392 & 334 models & earlier. Then some of the Srixon Z & Q Stars. The old TP red & black, Bridgestone E5's, & some of the MG balls. I have about 5-6 dozen total of this mix of balls for myself.




    Are there that many golfers, yet alone bad golfers in SD?


    Just a bunch of them that do not move very far from their carts. If you were to watch a lot of the swings, that would answer the bad golfer part. Most of the locals just play, the range is foreign territory. Rarely does anyone walk the course. The first couple of years I was just awe struck by the amount I would find. Now even on a bad year I will have at least 15-16 bags of the 120 mixed balls. Last year I didn't sell any ProV's so the amount is a 2 season accumilation. I am a happy camper!! If nothing else it pays for my membership every year. Makes the wife happy so all is well.
  • SHIVANSHIVAN Members Posts: 5,143
    18 dozen 2014 B330 Tour

    2 dozen 20XI-X

    2 dozen Titleist Tour Distance

    1 dozen Nike PD Soft

    Couple sleeves E6 Orange
  • teamxtremekid87teamxtremekid87 Members Posts: 343 ✭✭
    I blame golfwrx for my current accumulation of balls over the last year. Before joining this forum I never had more than two dozen new balls at a time. But hey, I'm not complaining either. My collection now consists of:



    - 9 dozen lethal practice

    - 3 dozen project a practice

    - 2 dozen rocketballz urethane

    - 2 dozen tour preferred x

    - 7 dozen 20xi-x 2013 edition

    - 2 dozen ndx heat

    - 1 dozen Wilson duo

    - and some random sleeves of Callaway hx bite and Nike pd soft
  • kippjr23kippjr23 Members Posts: 294
    Iv egot everything from a Pro V1 to a Noodle. I just pick them up when I see them!
  • Da_ShermDa_Sherm Members Posts: 35
    I'm the cheapskate loaded up on cheap golf balls until my game improves. Here is what I have so far:



    About 8 dozen Top Flite XLs

    5 dozen Slazenger Raw Distance

    3 dozen Wilson Titanium

    4 dozen Wilson Staff Duo



    Might start looking at better golf balls in the coming weeks, today was the first round where I didn't lose a golf ball!
    Callaway X2hot Driver, 3 wood, 5 wood, 4 hybrid
    Callaway Xhot Irons 6I-AW
    Callaway Dark Chrome Forged Wedges 52* 56* 60*
    Odyssey Protype Black #9
    www.gamegolf.com/player/Shermanator
  • naut25naut25 Members Posts: 24
    WOW...After reading all these posts. .



    8 doz prov1s

    2 doz prov1s in the shag bag

    2 sleeves in the golf bag at all times
  • gpleonardgpleonard New Smyrna Beach, FloridaMembers Posts: 1,244 ✭✭
    2 dozen Pro V1 with #69

    1 dozen Pro V1X with a special logo from my daughters place of employment

    2 dozen NXT Tours

    2 sleeves of the new Callaway Chrome Soft

    random Titleist, Bridgestone B30 RX and Callaway balls in boxes.



    No way near as much as the real golf ball horders but enough for most of the season.



    Also will try a box of the new Titleist Pro V1's when the weather gets warmer and my swing is better.
    Gil Leonard
  • lang30lang30 Hawkeye Members Posts: 323 ✭✭
    Just ordered 6 dozen Hex Blacks for $21.98 per dozen and have maybe a dozen Q / Z Stars left from last year. Oh and a friend who finds golf balls all the time has about 4 dozen mint Callaways he is giving me. So I check in at approximately 11 dozen.
    G400 Max 9 Degree Tour75x
    G400 3 Wood Tour75x
    G400 3 Hybrid Tour85x
    Cobra F9 4 - GW C-Taper s+
    Ping Glide 2.0 Stealth 52 & 58 DG x100
    Taylormade Spider X
  • Eric JessenEric Jessen Members Posts: 9
    I have around 8,000. I Just find them and put them in buckets!
    Eric
  • WDE86WDE86 Members Posts: 84
    1 DZ Titleist Pro V1X

    1 DZ Bridgestone B330-S

    1 DZ Titleist NXT Tour S

    2 DZ Srixon Z Star XV Optic Yellow

    2 DZ Titleist DT Solo

    2 DZ Mixed assortment of found balls for shagging
  • bellview17bellview17 Just chilling in the time out box Members Posts: 915
    Dang, I will count tomorrow. Looked in the garage and 3 plastic tubs of sleeves and loose ones.

    And, the boxes under the bed....Oh, and the staff bag complete full of ones (in the club wells also.

    Well, everyone buys be boxes for anything. So, I can't think of the last time I payed for them.....
  • jschwarbjschwarb Members Posts: 760 ✭✭
    Four dozen Tour Preferred, all number 5s (my favorite!)

    Three dozen ProV1



    One dozen of the ProVs have the TPC Sawgrass logo. I worked for the Tour for a few years and every Christmas in the pro shop they'd have a member/employee sale where you'd do all your shopping and then at checkout, you'd draw an ornament. Some were good for 30 percent off your order (which was the employee discount, so basically a wash), some 50 percent and a couple were 100 percent off. I had some family gifts in hand and at the last minute threw in a dozen ProVs. Of course at Sawgrass they're $60/doz retail, but the worst I was going to get them for was $42. But I drew a 50 percent ornament so they were $30. Of course I jokingly asked the checkout lady if I could grab more and she said no.
  • cane700cane700 Members Posts: 2,014 ✭✭
    I don't feel so crazy after reading this thread. Off the top of my head here's what I've got. I usually only buy when I get a good deal.



    6 doz Z-Star ($22.50)

    4 doz Tour Preferred X ($22.50)

    4 doz Maxfli U6 ($22.50)

    8 doz Maxfli U4 ($7)

    3 doz Z-Star XV ($23)

    1 doz Pro V1 ($40)

    1 doz Pro V1x ($40)

    1 doz Chrome Soft ($33)

    1 doz Chrome + ($32)

    2 doz Chrome ($32)



    I also have a few dozen misc cheapy balls that I've been giving away to my friends



    I'm set for a while.





  • DavePelz4DavePelz4 A golf course in the Chicago area.ClubWRX Posts: 24,312 ClubWRX
    cane700 wrote:


    I don't feel so crazy after reading this thread. Off the top of my head here's what I've got. I usually only buy when I get a good deal.



    6 doz Z-Star ($22.50)

    4 doz Tour Preferred X ($22.50)

    4 doz Maxfli U6 ($22.50)

    8 doz Maxfli U4 ($7)

    3 doz Z-Star XV ($23)

    1 doz Pro V1 ($40)

    1 doz Pro V1x ($40)

    1 doz Chrome Soft ($33)

    1 doz Chrome + ($32)

    2 doz Chrome ($32)



    I also have a few dozen misc cheapy balls that I've been giving away to my friends



    I'm set for a while.




    Cane how do you decide to what to play when?
  • J-TizzleJ-Tizzle Hello Members Posts: 3,392 ✭✭
    Geez I thought keeping 5-6 dozen B330-s sitting around was bad....



    I also have a 5 gallon bucket of "practice balls" which are mostly old worn balls out of my bag or stuff I find. I keep an old range bag filled up with them for practice chipping/putting.
    G400 8.5* - G400 14.5* - Baffler 19.5* - G410 23* - i500 5-U - Gorge Stealth 56* (@55*), 60* - BG F22
  • cane700cane700 Members Posts: 2,014 ✭✭
    DavePelz4 wrote:

    cane700 wrote:


    I don't feel so crazy after reading this thread. Off the top of my head here's what I've got. I usually only buy when I get a good deal.



    6 doz Z-Star ($22.50)

    4 doz Tour Preferred X ($22.50)

    4 doz Maxfli U6 ($22.50)

    8 doz Maxfli U4 ($7)

    3 doz Z-Star XV ($23)

    1 doz Pro V1 ($40)

    1 doz Pro V1x ($40)

    1 doz Chrome Soft ($33)

    1 doz Chrome + ($32)

    2 doz Chrome ($32)



    I also have a few dozen misc cheapy balls that I've been giving away to my friends



    I'm set for a while.




    Cane how do you decide to what to play when?




    I've been trying a lot of golf balls last year to find a favorite. The Zstar, U4 and U6 have bencome my main gamers. U6 mainly when its windy. If I'm in a funk. I play the cheapy balls. Vacation destination courses: TPX U6 and Zstar. Twilight or overcast Yellow Zstar. Prov1 if the greens are fast.
  • DavePelz4DavePelz4 A golf course in the Chicago area.ClubWRX Posts: 24,312 ClubWRX
    cane700 wrote:

    DavePelz4 wrote:

    cane700 wrote:


    I don't feel so crazy after reading this thread. Off the top of my head here's what I've got. I usually only buy when I get a good deal.



    6 doz Z-Star ($22.50)

    4 doz Tour Preferred X ($22.50)

    4 doz Maxfli U6 ($22.50)

    8 doz Maxfli U4 ($7)

    3 doz Z-Star XV ($23)

    1 doz Pro V1 ($40)

    1 doz Pro V1x ($40)

    1 doz Chrome Soft ($33)

    1 doz Chrome + ($32)

    2 doz Chrome ($32)



    I also have a few dozen misc cheapy balls that I've been giving away to my friends



    I'm set for a while.




    Cane how do you decide to what to play when?




    I've been trying a lot of golf balls last year to find a favorite. The Zstar, U4 and U6 have bencome my main gamers. U6 mainly when its windy. If I'm in a funk. I play the cheapy balls. Vacation destination courses: TPX U6 and Zstar. Twilight or overcast Yellow Zstar. Prov1 if the greens are fast.




    That's a pretty logical plan! Thanks for sharing it.
  • taz757taz757 Members Posts: 461
    edited Jan 26, 2015 #57
    I have, as follows:



    6 dz TaylorMade TP5 practice

    4 dz TaylorMade PentaTP

    3 dz TaylorMade TP Black (2dz Tour Preferred, 1dz Tour Proven)

    2 dz TaylorMade Lethal

    2 dz TaylorMade TP Red LDP

    2 dz Callaway Tour iS

    3 dz Srixon Z-Star (2011/2012, yellow)

    4 dz Callaway Hex Black Tour

    2 dz Bridgestone B330 (2013)

    1 dz Bridgestone B-300s (2013)

    2 dz Nike 20xi

    2 dz Wilson Duo

    2 dz Top Flite Gamer Tour

    2 dz Callaway X2Hot+

    1 dz Maxfli U3

    1 dz Maxfli U4

    1 dz Maxfli U4x

    1 dz Wilson FG Tour

    1 dz Maxfli Revolution

    1 dz Bridgestone Treosoft

    2 dz Top Flite XL7000 Super Long

    1 dz Tommy Armour 845 Tour Feel



    Box of:

    15 Top Flite XL Distance

    15 Top Flite D2 Feel

    15 Strata Jet



    Sleeves of:

    2 Maxfli U4x

    1 Srixon Z-Star X (yellow)

    1 TaylorMade TP Black

    2 Nike One Tour D

    2 TaylorMade Tour Preferred

    2 Callaway Hex Chrome (yellow)

    2 Callaway Tour iS

    2 Callaway Supersoft

    2 Top Flite Gamer Tour

    2 Bridgestone B330s

    2 Bridgestone B330rx (pink)

    2 Srixon Q-Star (yellow)

    2 Srixon Trispeed Tour (yellow)

    2 Srixon Z-Star (yellow)

    2 Srixon Z-Star X (yellow)



    And then of course I've got probably 10 dz other random balls in shag bags, etc.
    TM '16 M2 9.5*/stock S
    TM '16 M2 3w 15*/stock S
    TM '16 M2 3h 19*/stock S
    TM RSi TP 4-PW/KBS Tour S
    TM Milled Grind 52*/56*/60*
    TM Ghost Tour Black Daytona SuperStroke
  • stevejasonstevejason Members Posts: 89 ✭✭
    25 dz new in the box Callaway Supersoft

    100 AAAAA quality Supersoft from LGB

    75-80 Supersoft in my shag bag
    Callaway Rogue 10.5 Draw Driver
    Callaway GBB Epic 5 Wood
    Callaway XR OS 4,5,6,7 Hybrids
    Callaway Steelhead XR 8-LW Irons
    Callaway SureOut 64* LW
    Rossie Metal X Milled Putter
  • trapsmv15trapsmv15 Members Posts: 1,738 ✭✭
    Sorry guys, but this thread makes me feel so much better.



    Had 5dz TM Burner/Superdeep mixed yellow for $40 that was supposed to be my year's supply.......

    Just bought 150 AAAAA RBZ Urethane balls from LGB for $100. I swear, once I finishing paying off Paypal credit, I'm canceling my bay/PP accounts! image/scare2.gif' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':scare2:' />
    Wilson Staff C300 9* (Fujikura Pro 58 S)
    Wilson Staff C300 15* (Fujikura Pro 68 S)
    Wilson Staff C300 18* (Fujikura Pro 68 S)
    Wilson Staff C200 3 Iron (KBS Prototype 95 S)
    Wilson Staff C200 4-PW, GW, SW (KBS Tour 90 S)
    Evnroll ER-9 10K Extreme MOI (35”)
    Wilson Staff Duo Optix (Matte Red)
  • Jayhawkrx93Jayhawkrx93 Members Posts: 679
    Starting to hoard the Chrome +, around 6 dozen. That would last about a year and a half. Will begin to drastically increase inventory if I don't like the Chrome S.
  • UNDERPLANEUNDERPLANE Members Posts: 192 ✭✭
    jth3333 wrote:


    I have about 50 dozen. I still have 11 dozen TP red ldp new in the box.



    I have 2 dozen of those as well. Not sure why I saved them , but I got em.
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