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Kirkland Signature (Costco) golf balls (MERGED) (NO BST POSTS)

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Swoff57Swoff57  221Members Posts: 221
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So, I was on the golf course today and got paired up with a high level Costco Staffer. He was a really nice guy and I noticed he was playing a ball I never seen before. So on the 10th green I asked what ball he was playing. He told me it was a kirkland Signature ball. He went on to tell me that Costco will start selling the ball this October.



The ball itself will be made in Korea and is a 4 piece urethane ball. The cost will be $29.99 for 24. Seems like a pretty good deal. The ball seemed to check up well for him and had good flight characteristics. He was a long hitter and was consistently around 285ish.



Anyone else hear anything about this?
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  • jtj74jtj74  818Members Posts: 818
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    Swoff57 wrote:
    So, I was on the golf course today and got paired up with a high level Costco Staffer. He was a really nice guy and I noticed he was playing a ball I never seen before. So on the 10th green I asked what ball he was playing. He told me it was a kirkland Signature ball. He went on to tell me that Costco will start selling the ball this October.



    The ball itself will be made in Korea and is a 4 piece urethane ball. The cost will be $29.99 for 24. Seems like a pretty good deal. The ball seemed to check up well for him and had good flight characteristics. He was a long hitter and was consistently around 285ish.



    Anyone else hear anything about this?




    I don't know anything about that ball but it sounds intriguing for sure. I just stopped by to say GO UTES!
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  • SoCalTitleistSoCalTitleist  3256Members Posts: 3,256
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    Wow that can be a game changer, 30$ for 2 dz mid to high end balls .



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  • acy274acy274  745Members Posts: 745
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    Wow that can be a game changer, 30$ for 2 dz mid to high end balls .




    The Maxfli U/3 & U/6, plus Top Flite Gamer Tour have been at $15/dozen for a while now...
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  • Hateto3PuttHateto3Putt Smoking Makes You Look Cool!  6343Members Posts: 6,343
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    My friends bust my nuts because I own a Costco everything!



    I can't wait to pull out a Costco golf ball!



    One thing nice about Costco, if you don't like them, return it, full refund, no questions asked.



    Remember the Kirkland golf gloves?



    OK glove, but made my hand smell like a foot.



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  • 3_Putt_Par3_Putt_Par Somewhere out West. 883Members Posts: 883
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    Probably made by Volvik for Costco if they're coming from Korea, since that's the main ball manufacturer in that country.
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  • theedge27theedge27  611Members Posts: 611
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    I'll try them because I'm a golf ball ho. Glad they are coming in October, perfect for PA golf....
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  • Swoff57Swoff57  221Members Posts: 221
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    jtj74 wrote:

    Swoff57 wrote:
    So, I was on the golf course today and got paired up with a high level Costco Staffer. He was a really nice guy and I noticed he was playing a ball I never seen before. So on the 10th green I asked what ball he was playing. He told me it was a kirkland Signature ball. He went on to tell me that Costco will start selling the ball this October.



    The ball itself will be made in Korea and is a 4 piece urethane ball. The cost will be $29.99 for 24. Seems like a pretty good deal. The ball seemed to check up well for him and had good flight characteristics. He was a long hitter and was consistently around 285ish.



    Anyone else hear anything about this?




    I don't know anything about that ball but it sounds intriguing for sure. I just stopped by to say GO UTES!




    Go Utes!
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  • Swoff57Swoff57  221Members Posts: 221
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    3_Putt_Par wrote:


    Probably made by Volvik for Costco if they're coming from Korea, since that's the main ball manufacturer in that country.




    He said he did know. I have never played a Volvik ball are they any good? I know the ball he was playing is seemed to play well and worked for him.
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  • 3_Putt_Par3_Putt_Par Somewhere out West. 883Members Posts: 883
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    Volvik is known for their two piece brightly colored balls, but do have 3 and 4 piece urethane balls in their lineup. Can't say if they are any good or not because I have never played one. For the price, would be worth a go especially given Costco's return policy.
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  • J_BirdieJ_Birdie LOFT Issue  1775Members Posts: 1,775
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    **** this could be good
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  • Lefty431Lefty431  1095Members Posts: 1,095
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    I'd be game to try a dozen!! But at Costco, everything is bulk so I guarantee they'll be packaged as double dozen!!
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  • GnomesteelGnomesteel  988Members Posts: 988
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    Woah! Can't wait to try these out. I love Costco and if the ball is 90% as good as a ProV I'll play it.
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  • PedowdPedowd El Mero Golfero  214Members Posts: 214
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    acy274 wrote:


    Wow that can be a game changer, 30$ for 2 dz mid to high end balls .




    The Maxfli U/3 & U/6, plus Top Flite Gamer Tour have been at $15/dozen for a while now...




    Strata tour advanced is a great 3 piece ball for the money. I just got 6 dozen for 36$. Pretty sure they're made by callaway.
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    Volvik urethane balls are very nice. I'd get a membership to Costco if these things were sourced by Volvik.
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  • GWDGWD garywdixon  1666Members Posts: 1,666
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    Boy, a Google search turns up nothing about these balls except for the thread here on WRX.



    Hope there is a yellow option. Probably not based on previous golf ball offerings from Costco.
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  • DavePelz4DavePelz4 A golf course in the Chicago area. 25134ClubWRX Posts: 25,134
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    Gotta love a place where you can get a 4 ton floor jack and 30 pounds of turkey tenders.
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  • grm24grm24 Western PA 3828Members Posts: 3,828
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    Pedowd wrote:

    acy274 wrote:


    Wow that can be a game changer, 30$ for 2 dz mid to high end balls .




    The Maxfli U/3 & U/6, plus Top Flite Gamer Tour have been at $15/dozen for a while now...




    Strata tour advanced is a great 3 piece ball for the money. I just got 6 dozen for 36$. Pretty sure they're made by callaway.
    They are made by Callaway but they aren't a urethane covered ball as are the Maxfli U/3, U/6 and TF Gamer Tour.
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  • PedowdPedowd El Mero Golfero  214Members Posts: 214
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    grm24 wrote:
    Pedowd wrote:

    acy274 wrote:


    Wow that can be a game changer, 30$ for 2 dz mid to high end balls .




    The Maxfli U/3 & U/6, plus Top Flite Gamer Tour have been at $15/dozen for a while now...




    Strata tour advanced is a great 3 piece ball for the money. I just got 6 dozen for 36$. Pretty sure they're made by callaway.
    They are made by Callaway but they aren't a urethane covered ball as are the Maxfli U/3, U/6 and TF Gamer Tour.


    What's the difference between urethane and the other cover?
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  • _Stormin__Stormin_  297Members Posts: 297
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    Urethane is a lot softer, allowing one to shape their shots more using spin. and work the ball around the green with more precision.
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  • larciellarciel I play for eagle  2416Members Posts: 2,416
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    $30/2dozen? I bet the price will go up to $35 in no time. This is a nice deal. Volvik makes a really nice ball. Also remember, Acushnet is owned by a Korean company so maybe they're making a ball similar to prov in Korea??!!?. that'd be a killer.
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  • OhlinksterOhlinkster  106Members Posts: 106
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    Definitely worth a try!
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  • cristphotocristphoto  3531Members Posts: 3,531
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    So for all the guys on this forum that are into brand matching you can have a Kirkland shirt, socks, underwear, and ball.
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    I wish they still took Amex.
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  • AcerRazrAcerRazr  29Banned Posts: 29
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    look forward to finding these in the bushes... pretty sure they will be picked up by a lot of once a year golfers or end up in their XMAS stockings
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  • smellysellsmellysell North Butte ♥ KSig  1000Members Posts: 1,000
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    I'll give them a try for sure
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  • SoCalTitleistSoCalTitleist  3256Members Posts: 3,256
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    cristphoto wrote:


    So for all the guys on this forum that are into brand matching you can have a Kirkland shirt, socks, underwear, and ball.






    Nah they have plenty of nice Greg Norman polos and shorts.
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  • gioreekogioreeko  483Members Posts: 483
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    larciel wrote:


    $30/2dozen? I bet the price will go up to $35 in no time. This is a nice deal. Volvik makes a really nice ball. Also remember, Acushnet is owned by a Korean company so maybe they're making a ball similar to prov in Korea??!!?. that'd be a killer.


    I believe he said 30 for 2 dozen. Great deal for a urethane ball
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  • Shi GuyShi Guy  55Members Posts: 55
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    Great, my grocery shopping trips just became more expensive. Now to figure out how to hide the box of golf balls at the bottom of the cart without my wife noticing them each trip... image/wink.png' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=';)' />
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    Shi Guy wrote:


    Great, my grocery shopping trips just became more expensive. Now to figure out how to hide the box of golf balls at the bottom of the cart without my wife noticing them each trip... image/wink.png' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=';)' />




    That 4 ton floor jack and 30 pounds of turkey tenders would make good camouflage image/haha.gif' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':haha:' />
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