Project X LZ in wedges?

uflorida1uflorida1 Members Posts: 738 ✭✭
edited Feb 24, 2017 in WRX Club Techs #1
Anyone had any success with this?
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  • uflorida1uflorida1 Members Posts: 738 ✭✭
    Edited question to be more broad since no responses yet :/
  • noodle3872noodle3872 Chilliwack B.C. CanadaMembers Posts: 2,675 ✭✭
    I have LZ steel in my wedges. Great feel, good distance. I used to use DG in my wedges and I don't feel like I'm losing anything by having the LZ in the wedges.
    Taylormade M6 driver MCA Tensei CK Pro Blue 60 S Flex
    Taylormade M6 fairway wood MCA Tensei CK Pro Blue 70 S Flex
    Taylormade M4 19° hybrid MCA OT Tour Hybrid 80 S Flex
    Taylormade M4 22° hybrid MCA OT Tour Hybrid 90 S Flex
    Mizuno JPX 919 Hot Metal Pro 5-PW Modus3 Tour 105 S flex
    Mizuno MP 18 MMC irons 5-PW Irons Modus3 Tour 105 S flex
    Mizuno S18 Gunmetal Wedges 50-07, 54-12, 58-08 and 62-08 Modus3 115 Wedge
    Scotty Cameron Futura 7M
    Scotty Cameron Select Fastback 2
    Titleist Yellow Pro V1
  • Precis1onPrecis1on Members Posts: 94
    I've always had the same shaft all the way through the irons and wedges. I'm about the make the swap to PXLZ and don't think I'll anticipate issues playing them in the wedges.
  • uflorida1uflorida1 Members Posts: 738 ✭✭
    edited Feb 24, 2017 #5
    Yea just trying to decide about reshafting my vokeys vs the stock DG shafts....
  • gatorb8gatorb8 Members Posts: 408
    I have the LZ in my gap wedge (mizuno hot metal) . Feel and launch are great. Plan to get same shaft in 56 and 60 at some point.
    Cobra King F6
    Callaway X Hot Pro 15* AxivCore Black
    Adams Super S 19* TM JetSpeed 4H
    Mizuno JPX 900 Hot Metal 5-GW Project X LZ
    Cleveland RTX CB 56* & 60*
    Cameron Newport 2
  • EagleCityEagleCity Members Posts: 185 ✭✭
    Curious if anyone else is playing the LZ's in their wedges? I have them in my irons and just picked up a set of RTX 3's with the stock DG shaft and am seriously considering ripping them out.
  • Doaner84Doaner84 Bunker Members Posts: 408 ✭✭
    I play the same shaft and flex up to the gap wedge then I go a flex softer in my sand and lob wedge since I hit half shots and 3/4 shots with them
    It only hurts once, except golf it hurts a lifetime
  • malelee21malelee21 Members Posts: 1,433 ✭✭
    Sorry for bumping old thread, but hoping that now more people are playing them in wedges. Any more updates on these shafts on wedge? I just bought a set of wedge shafts and look forward to testing them out.
    Ping G SFT 10* GD ADI 5S
    Callaway XR16 5W
    Callaway XR 3H
    Cobra F7 One Length 4-UW / Ping i25 5-UW
    Ping Glide Stealth 54SS/60SS
    Odyssey Works 2CS 33"
  • Johnny TJohnny T Wait for me guys! Members Posts: 3,942 ✭✭
    Just reshafted my 50/54/58 to LZ steel to match my irons. I've had limited time with them (a couple of rounds and a few range sessions) so I can't say one way or the other if they are better. My main goal was to make them feel more like my irons, which they do. I haven't noticed any issues with getting balls to stop on greens. But then again, I'm not good enough to control how much balls release. Probably also good to know that I use my 50 and 54 for full shots routinely which helped spur the change.
    Taylormade M3 460 - Fujikura Speeder 757 Evo IV
    Titleist 917 F2 - Fujikura Speeder 757 Evo IV
    Titleist 816 H1 - Fujikura Motore Speeder TS 8.8 HB
    Titleist 716 T-MB 4-PW - Fujikura Pro 115
    Titleist Vokey SM6 50/54/58 - Fujikura Pro 115/DG 115
    Edel E-3 Torque Balanced
  • ATAlxndrATAlxndr RHL Members Posts: 1,018 ✭✭
    I play LZ 6.5 in my irons and LZ 6.5 in my 46/50 wedges. Standard PX 6.0 in 54/58.
    Ping G400 Max 10.5* - Speeder TR 661 TX
    Ping G400 17.5* - MRC D+ LTD 80X
    Ping Blueprint 2-P - DG TI X100
    Ping Glide Forged 52*, 58* - DG TI S400
    Ping Redwood Anser[/b][/font]
  • Belmont148Belmont148 Members Posts: 1,487 ✭✭
    PX LZ in my 5i-GW. S300 in my 56.
    Current Bag:

    G400 SFT 10* Aldila Rogue 125 Silver 60TS
    F8+ 4W- HZRDUS Black 75 Stiff
    Ping G25 3H and 4H Stock R Flex
    Ping I200 5-UW Project X LZ 5.5
    Glide Stealth 54SS and 58ES Project X LZ 5.5
    Scotty Studio Stainless Newport 2
  • ReidmanReidman Austin, TXMembers Posts: 768 ✭✭
    PX LZ 6.0 in my 4-P, GW and SW. GW and SW mostly used for full swings only. RTX 3 LW is s300 noticeably less consistent distance on full swings, but not sure if shaft or quirky RTX 3 head is the issue. i have a Vokey V grind on order, and see if that helps. If not, next step is a LZ 6.0 in my LW.
    Ping G400 Max 10.5 Whiteboard D+ Stiff
    Ping G400 14.5, 17.5 Atmos Blue Stiff
    Srixon 745 4-PW PX LZ 6.0
    Cleveland RTX3 50, 55, 60 PX LZ 6.0
    Evnroll ER5B
    Vice Pro Soft Lime
  • semisemi Members Posts: 236 ✭✭
    My son just got 718 CB's & T-MB 6.5 LZ and wedges 6.0 LZ. Played KBS Tours before in irons and Tour Edition S400 in wedges.

    Loves the setup. He likes to hit a baby fade and says it's a bit harder so far but the dispersion he says is much better.
  • WarrickWarrick ClubWRX Posts: 10,369 ClubWRX
    6.0 LZ in irons, 6.5 LZ ssz1 in wedges. love em.
    F9 - 9* Smoke 70
    F9 Tour 3w\13.5 - Smoke 70
    F9 Tour 5w\17.5- Smoke 70
    Epic hybrid - 22* Pro White 90
    Mizuno 919 combo 5-P - PX LZ 6.0
    Mizuno T7 - 48-53-58 - PX LZ 6.5
    Custom V-Line Fang
    TM TP5X
  • tercoidegwtercoidegw Members Posts: 249 ✭✭
    edited Nov 20, 2018 #16
    I'm in the process of going out of DG in wedges. Today I played with LZ 5.5 in the 60 and KBS tour 120 in the 54.

    Happy with both. No more DG for me.


    I love the LZ in the 60. Tried the KBS 610 120 in the 52/56 but don't like it so far.
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    R15 9.5 Fuji VC 6.3 TS Stiff (Fabian Gomez)
    Stage2 14.5 Kailli 7S
    Srixon Z785 4-Pw Modus3 120x
    Nike 52 , 56, S400 60 S400 SS
    Callaway Black Ops (E. Grillo)
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