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Preferred Grip for you fine ladies and gentlemen

clunercluner Members Posts: 117 ✭✭
Trying to dial in grips for a new set of Titleist MBs 3-PW (with a 2 Iron T-MB). Obviously want to keep it official with the Tour Velvets, but have concerns about durability.



Just wanted to get a feel for what everyone else uses from a grip standpoint, as I want to make the right decision and only do this once lol.



Thank you for any insight!
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  • azkaevolutionazkaevolution Members Posts: 779 ✭✭✭✭✭
    i'm on tour velvets on my irons, since i have newer clubs...but on my driver and 4W, i have put on Winn DriTac's. I'm a sweaty hand player who gets torn up by cords (and I like the cushiony softness)...but if you're looking for durability, these are not the grips to go with.
    Callaway GBB (2015) 10.5*, KK Black TiNi 50 R
    Callaway XR 17*, Project X LZ 50 
    Callaway XR16 Steelhead 19* Hybrid, Matrix Ozik Program F15 65g
    Adams New Idea 25*, Bassara Eagle R-flex
    Mizuno 2016 JPX EZ Forged, 5i-PW TT XP95 R300
    Titleist SM7 Vokey 50.08 F Grind
    Titleist SM5 Vokey 54.10 M Grind
    Callaway MD2 Tour 58.09 T Grind
    Odyssey Versa Black 90 V-line Superstroke
  • TinCuppingTinCupping Members Posts: 855 ✭✭✭✭✭
    Golf pride victory cord standard on my older set, tour wrap 2g with four wraps under bottom half with rib on my newer set.
    Ping G400 9.0 Tour 75X
    Ping G400 3W Tour 75X
    Ping G400 3H Tour 85X
    Ping G400 4-UW AWT 2.0X
    Ping Eye 2 Gorge S,L DG Spinner
    Ping 50th Anniversary Anser
    Titleist Pro V1
  • gasol1gasol1 Members Posts: 20
    Iomic. 1.8s or 2.3s. If you care about durability these things are amazing. Give them a soap and towel rub dry occasionally and they feel new for years. I have a few that are over 5 years old and feel new when cleaned.
    Ping g30 tour 65 10.5
    Ping g30 tour 65 3 wood
    Callaway GBB OS 19* and 22* paderson shafts
    Mizuno JPX 900 hot metal 5-7 and forged 8-P paderson kb971 shafts
    Vokey 50-54-58
    Odyssey white hot RX #2
  • OlderishHandOlderishHand Members Posts: 8 ✭✭
    Golf Pride New Decade, midsize, logos down. My hands sweat a lot starting with 65 degree weather so I like the cord. I want to focus on the clubhead for aligning my hands, not the grip. I replace the grips on the clubs I hit a lot at the range - sand wedge, 7 iron, hybrids and driver - every 6-9 months. Otherwise I replace them every other year or so, whenever I notice they're getting hard or slick.
  • g-offg-off Members Posts: 368 ✭✭✭✭
    best grips, waiting on my new masters edition grips
    driver slot available

    steelhead xr heavenwood

    sterling 5,6,8,9,g,s

    still auditioning putters

    always hoing the next best thing
  • TSauerTSauer Members Posts: 196 ✭✭
    I've been gaming MCC Plus4 grips for a while, solely because they're the only ones I've been able to try other than stock factory grips. I've been looking into others on the daily.
    [font=trebuchet ms,helvetica,sans-serif]In my Ogio Nimbus bag:[/font]

    Driver: Cobra King F7+
    Fairway: Callaway XR 3W
    Hybrid: Nike Vapor Flex 4H
    Irons: Ping G25 (4-PW)
    Wedges: Callaway MD3 (52/56/60)
    Putter: Ping Sigma G Anser
  • BlakLannerBlakLanner Western NYMembers Posts: 60 ✭✭
    I like MCC Plus 4.
    Driver - Ping G 10.5*
    3w - Ping G
    Hybrids - Ping G Crossover 18*/21*
    5i-PW - Mizuno JPX 900 Forged, NS Modus Tour 105S
    Wedges - Titleist Vokey SM6 - 50.08F, 54.08M, 58.04L
    Putter - Ping Sigma 2 Kushin C
    Ball - Volvik S3
  • masamitsumasamitsu Members Posts: 2,507 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    Been using Tour Velvets but switching over to No.1 Series 50.
    Mizuno JPX900 EvoIII S (weights center channel port 1 & 2)
    Mizuno GT190 Atmos Blue 6S
    Mizuno CLK 19* Speeder EVO HB S
    Titleist 4i AMT S300
    Mizuno JPX 900 Forged 5-G KBS Tour
    Mizuno S18 54.8/58.8
    Carbon Ringo 1/4
    Balls : 2017 ProV1x / KSig / Vice Pro+
  • birdog903birdog903 Members Posts: 110 ✭✭✭
    Big fan of the golf pride new decade multi compounds on everything.
  • ktmalive0508ktmalive0508 Members Posts: 180 ✭✭✭
    MCC +4
    WITB
    TaylorMade M6 - Atmos Black 6X
    Nike Vapor Fly 3+ - KK DC TiNi 70X
    Titleist 910H 2H - Diamana Kai’li 80S
    Mizuno JPX 900 Tour 4-P – Nippon 120X
    Cleveland RTX 4.0 - 50, 56, 60
    Artisan 0217 - Player #50
    Custom Slighter Redmond
  • QwiklapQwiklap An aspiring hacker ... Members Posts: 610 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited May 1, 2017 #12
    Golfpride MCC+4 -- other than my putter, the only grip in my bag.
    • Cobra F9 9* w/ Mitsubishi Tensei Pro Orange V2 60TX (44.5")
    • Srixon F85 3+ w/ Ping Tour 75X (42.5")
    • Cobra F8+ 4-5W @ 16* w/ Even Flow White 6.5 (42")
    • Cobra F7 2-3h @ 19* w/ VA Composites Raijin 84 hybrid four
    • Ping i500 5-UW w/ KBS TGI 100 (softstepped)
    • Callaway MD PM-Grind 54* & 60*
    • Bettinardi Kuchar Model 2 Arm Lock
  • Jeff MortonJeff Morton Members Posts: 7
    I recently replaced all my woods & iron grips with midsized Lamkin CROSSLINE ACE grips. I really like them and the price was right for 16 grips, since they were closing them out. I still have two spares, just in case I find another club to add to the bag.
  • Chip32Chip32 Members Posts: 155 ✭✭✭
    I have a new set coming and went with the jumbo 2g tour wraps / just like the cushiness of these over cords
  • Pcola KenPcola Ken Members Posts: 143
    New Decade MCC Midsize in black/white. This grip was made for me.
  • HennerzHennerz Members Posts: 109
    I have the multi compound as well on all my clubs. Black red on my woods. White red on my irons and black yellow on my wedges
    Driver: callaway gbb Ozik red tie X
    Fairways : Nike vapor fly blue bored s70
    Irons : ping I irons modus stiff
    Wedges: sm6 50/12 f grind 56/9 s grind mc3 s grind 60/8
    Putter: Newport 2
  • Gh05tGh05t DONT DEAL WITH ME, CANT BE TRUSTED...GO DUCKS Members Posts: 901


    I recently replaced all my woods & iron grips with midsized Lamkin CROSSLINE ACE grips. I really like them and the price was right for 16 grips, since they were closing them out. I still have two spares, just in case I find another club to add to the bag.




    +1, just order 12 to regrip some clubs. great deal and they really are a nice grip. have some new decades on rocketbladez I just bought. they are pretty nice as well but I'm not paying $10 a grip when there are better ones available at a much more reasonable price.
    Gamers: Backups:
    Taylormade 17M2 10.5 UST Proforce V2 7F5 Callaway 816 DBD Diamana D+ 70X
    Taylomade 17M2 3w Hzrdus Red 6.0 Callaway 816 Alpha 14* Aldila Rogue 70s I/O
    Ping Crossover 4 21* blue dot Tour Ad 95X Nike Covert Forged 4-AW DG S300
    Nike Vapor Fly Pro 5-PW DG X100 Cobra Trusty Tour 52/60 King 56 DG S200
    Cleveland RTX588 2.0 50/58 RTX3 54 DG wedgeflex Nike Method Concept C1/Taylormade Ghost Tour Black Maranello
    Odyssey Oworks 7s Red Maxfli 4.0 Stand Bag(green/white.....Go Ducks!)
    Nike Air Sport III stand bag
  • EddieEdwardsEddieEdwards Members Posts: 356 ✭✭✭✭
  • PKennedy13PKennedy13 Members Posts: 105
    Either keep the tour velvets or go to the tour velvet cord/z grips
  • santasquatchasantasquatcha Members Posts: 229 ✭✭✭
    Winn dri-tac midsize.



    Like holding a kitten. Seems to lighten up my grip pressure, which is a good thing for me.



    And they are really "tacky". Adds confidence in high heat or wet conditions
    Mini-Driver, Taylormade Aeroburner,14*, Matrix 60g S
    4h - 5h, Adams Tech V4.0, S
    6 - PW, Titleist 712CB, modus120S
    GW, 49*, Adams Tech V4.0, S
    GW, 51*, Cleveland 588
    SW, 56-11*, Titleist Vokey SM4
    LW, 60-07*, Titleist Vokey SM4
    Putter, Odyssey White Hot #6
  • billh17billh17 just happy to play Members Posts: 2,927 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    Winn Dri-Tac here too. Feel is soft yet tacky...no slip in wet conditions,and clean up is easy. The only down side i have found is they are not going

    to last several years if you play often. They sure made a difference in feel for my achy wrists !
    Certified Orginal Member#2
    Outlaw Golf Association
    To Heck with the USGA
  • njortegonjortego Lafayette, LAMembers Posts: 130 ✭✭✭
    Golf Pride New Decade, midsize, logos down and replacing at least once a year
    Driver: Taylormade 2016 M2 9.5* Aldila Rogue Silver 60 X
    Fairway: ??
    'Hybrid': Titleist 712U 3 Iron TT DG Tour Issue X100
    Irons: Mizuno MP15 4-PW KBS C Taper Lite 115 X Stiff
    Wedges: Titleist Raw SM6, 50*F, 56*S
    Putter: Taylormade DJ Spider Tour
    Ball: Titleist Pro V1X (2015)
  • RobotDoctorRobotDoctor Senior Hacker ClubWRX Posts: 4,700 ClubWRX
    g-off wrote:


    best grips, waiting on my new masters edition grips




    These are the grips I use as well. I absolutely love them! No pun intended but these are the best grips I have ever used in over 30 years of playing.
    Taylormade M3 9.9 degree tour head, Graphite Design Tour AD DI 6S
    Titleist 906F2 15 degree Fujikura Pro 73 Tour Spec stiff
    Taylormade SLDR 2 Hybrid Graphite Design Tour  AD DI-Hybrid 85 stiff
    Mizuno JPX900 Tour (3-PW) Nippon Modus 3 Tour 120 stiff
    Scratch Golf 50* GW Nippon Modus 3 Tour 120 stiff
    Scratch Golf 58* LW Nippon Modus 3 Tour 120 stiff
    Byron Morgan Epic Day Long Pipe Copper plated
    BestGrips Augusta Microperf grips
  • RainShadowRainShadow Tucson AZ (for now)Members Posts: 3,916 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    I've been using Lamkin Utx for a couple of years, but it seems they changed the compound an they don't feel quite the same now. Firmer than before.

    Trying GP G2 wraps for a bit, but not sure about them yet, a little too muted feedback.

    I like the MCC's but 10$ a grip is ridiculous.

    At that price, I'd rather spend more and go leather from best grips...
    Ping G400 10.5 Hzrdus Yellow 75 6.0
    Rogue 17* Atmos Blue TS or Xhot 15* OG Blueboard 73s
    G 410 19* & 22*  Tensei Pro Blue 80s
    Apex 26 Kuro Kage S
    Cobra Forged Tec Black 6-GW Modus 105s 
    RTX4 54/10 and 58/8 2 dots
    Bettinardi BB1/ Toulon Madison H1 neck (L)
    Some kind of 3 or 4 piece urethane covered soft feeling ball
  • scagnettiscagnetti Haq Attaq Members Posts: 553 ✭✭✭✭✭
    I have GP Tour Wrap 2G Midsize in my wedges

    Winn DriTac standards in my irons

    and GP CP2 Pro standards in my woods



    All are tacky and good in the wet, the midsize for my wedges is really about forcing me to go soft with my hands



    Winn Midsize pistol for the putter.
    Summer Bag

    Sun Mountain 2017 4.5LS Stand Bag
    PING Anser 9* GD Tour AD Di-6-X
    Callaway RAZR Hawk 13.5* 3W Fubuki Alpha 70-X
    PING Anser 17* 4W Matrix Ozik Xcon6-X
    Wilson/Staff D-100 22* 4H Matrix Ozik Altus 5.6-S
    Adams Idea Black CB2 5-PW KBS Tour 90-S
    Nike VR Pro X3X 52/10 & 58/08  DG S400
    Odyssey TD Black 9
  • Jordan SpeethJordan Speeth ClubWRX Posts: 1,091 ClubWRX
    I've been using the standard MCC +4's since they came out but have recently gone back the the regular MCC. I add 3 wraps of buildup tape rather than going to the midsize because I don't like the feel of the large butt. I still have the +4 on my Driver and FW's but I think I swing it a little bit free-er with the regular MCC. I had used Z-Cord/Cord for most of my life but they're getting to hard for me in my old age. I've got too many sore spots on my hands and joints that pop up spontaneously now. I'm nursing myself into the "house" these days, hoping to get another ten years in.
    Cobra F8+ Driver 9.5*- XCaliber Superlite 45 S
    Callaway XR Pro 16* FW- Handcrafted PX LZ 6.0
    Ping G400 17* 2-Hybrid- Xcaliber Superlite Stiff
    Ping G 22* 4-Hybrid- Xcaliber Superlite Stiff
    Callaway Apex Pro 5-Gap- Steelfiber i95
    Callaway MD-3 Black Milled 52*/10, 56*/12- KBS Black Tour Custom-S
    Callaway MD-3 Black Milled 56- KBS Black Tour Custom-S
    Odyssey White Hot #7 38"- Superstroke Tank Slim 13"
    Golf Pride MCC Grips
    Wilson Duo Urethane (this week)
    MG Elite Glove
    2018 Ping Hoofer, Eliott Alistair Leather Bag
  • GolferRy785GolferRy785 Members Posts: 34
    I just switched all of my clubs to the MCC Plus 4 Align grips and love them - the hand reminder is incredible!
    Whats in my Callaway Hyperlite 5 Bag:
    Big Stick: Titleist 915 D3 with Diamana white board OR Callaway Epic 10.5 with Aldila Rogue Max
    Smaller stick: Callaway X2Hot 5W / Callaway Epic Star 3W
    Between Sticks: Taylormade RBZ 3H and Callaway Apex 4H
    Metal sticks: Callaway Apex
    Scoring Sticks: Titleist SM6 54* and Callaway MD2 PM Grind 60*
    Flat Stick: Odyssey Works Tank #1W OR Taylormade Spider Black Tour
    Round Thing: Taylormade TP5X
    Kicks: Adidas Boost Tour 360
  • blazman11blazman11 Members Posts: 465 ✭✭✭✭
    Lamkin UTX wrap in irons / wedges. MCC +4 in Woods. UTX wrap remains sticky for a long time with periodic cleaning and holds up great in Florida humidity. Black maintains grip longer than blue to me and both have cords. Lamkin regularly puts huge discounts on these.



    I did buy 14 best grips last summer. Played for two months with them. They’re basically the same size as MCC +4. They’re soft without being spongy like a Dri Tech. I could spend two hours at range without my hands getting beat up at all. And a quick swipe with a damp towel brings awesome texture. By far best grips I’ve used in rain and humidity but I just ultimately didn’t like the bigger grip feeling in my irons.
  • DNice26DNice26 Members Posts: 4,155 ✭✭✭✭✭✭✭
    Lamkin has a “players cord” that i’ve discovered. Available in 4 flavors:

    1. Standard round

    2. Standard rib

    3. +4 type in round

    4. +4 type in rib



    Just bought some of the +4 round for some wedges and thinking these might be my new go to cord grips.

    TaylorMade M6 10.5, Graphite Design 6X, 45.25"
    TaylorMade RBZ Tour Issue 18, Aldila Tour Blue 7X
    Ping G410 19 hybrid, Tensai Blue 8TX
    TayorMade P790 4 & 5 Iron, 770 6-PW, KBS C-Taper S
    TaylorMade MG 50, 54 & 58 TT S400 (Spider Man theme)

    Scotty Cameron Phantom X 12, 35"

    https://www.instagram.com/dnice262626/

  • dano0726dano0726 Members Posts: 22 ✭✭
    Winn DriTac Midsize
  • wrmillerwrmiller Members Posts: 1,569 ✭✭
    CP2 pro for me.
    Primary bag:
    Titleist 913 D3 8.5
    Titleist 915Fd 13.5
    Titleist 913h 17
    Mizuno MP-18 4-PW
    Scratch wedges 50, 55, and 60
    Bettinardi mid-shank putter

    Backup bag:
    Ping G400 9
    Ping G30 fw 13
    Ping G30 hybrid 19
    Ping iBlade 4-PW power spec
    Macgregor VIP wedges 51, 56, and 60
    Bettinardi mid-shank putter

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