First equipment purchase of 2018?

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  • SwingManSwingMan SwingMan Members  6819WRX Points: 86Handicap: 9.8Posts: 6,819 Titanium Tees
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    Already made - Snell MTB Red in Optic Yellow on pre-order.
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    "My swing is so bad, I look like a caveman killing his lunch" - Lee Trevino

    Bag: Ping G400 Max/TPT Golf Series 17 ● Exotics EXS 220 16.5 wd, 19 Hy, PXG 22 Hy ● Mizuno HotMetalPro 5i/Accra i70 ● Mizuno 919F 6-PW/Accra i80 ● Mizuno MP T20 48, 53, 58 ●SeeMore Nashville
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  • shuddlestonshuddleston ClubWRX  979WRX Points: 0Posts: 979
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    Epon irons and custom wedges from LaMont.
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    9.5* GBB Epic w/ RT Technologies Zeus 75g
    16.5* Tour Issue TaylorMade M2 w/ RT Technologies Zeus 85g
    20* Itobori Hybrid w/ RT Technologies Midas 98g
    Epon AF Tour CB w/ AMT DG X100 4-PW
    MannKrafted Custom 51* & 56* w/ AMT DG X100
    MannKrafted Yaupon
    Vice Force Stand Bag
    Vice Pro Plus
  • Egan101Egan101 Members  1250WRX Points: 60Posts: 1,250 Bunkers
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    Spent $60 for a used TEE CB Pro 14.5*. ****, it's a real bomber. Even better than my EX9 and EX9 Tour.<br />
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    I might drop the EX9 (15*) and get my EX9 Tour to 12.5* (alternate driver). The CB Pro 14.5* has a sure place in my bag this year.
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    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif]Taylormade M1 10.5* - Fujikura Speeder 661[/font]
    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif]Tour Edge Exotics EX9 Tour 13* - Diamana S+ 70S[/font]
    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif]Tour Edge Exotics CB Pro 14.5* - Fujikura Speeder 661[/font]
    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif]Adams Idea Pro A12 23* - Aldila RIPd VS Proto[/font]
    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif]Bridgestone J36 PC (4-PW) - KBS Tour[/font]
    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif]Nike Engage 56TS & 60S- DG S200[/font]
    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif]Mizuno-Bettinardi BC1[/font]
  • averysdadaverysdad Members  1414WRX Points: 264Posts: 1,414 Platinum Tees
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    CHKN wrote:
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    G700s if they are actually a thing.<br />
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    Please tell me they are a thing.<br />
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    Im not a Ping guy....but just saw Shiels vid with them...they look pretty dang sweet. A whole lot like P790's,,,but I have P-790's so maybe I'm a little biased. But they look great!
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  • AThompson_3AThompson_3 Members  1522WRX Points: 168Posts: 1,522 Platinum Tees
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    My first equipment purchase will most likely be new SM7 in Jet Black, 50F-55M-60M, stamped with my dogs names on them, DGTI onyx shafts, Tour Velvet Cord Grips. Will also be testing irons but not sure of purchase yet as I really started to groove my MP-25's at the end of last year. Hoping to test 718 AP2, '18 Cobra CB, MP-18SC. Going to be a fun spring I can tell.
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    Driver: Callaway Mavrik SZ 9* Fujikura Atmos Tour Spec Black 6TX
    3 Wood: Callaway Mavrik SZ 15* EvenFlow Black 75 X
    DI: Callaway X-Forged UT 18*  Fujikura Atmos HB Tour Spec Black 9X
    Irons: Titleist T100 4-9 Nippon Modus3 130X
    Wedges: Vokey SM8 46F, 50F, 55S, 60M Project X 6.5
    Putter(s): Scotty Cameron Studio Stainless Newport 2, Odyssey White Hot Pro V-Line, Nike Method 001
    Ball: Bridgestone Tour Bx
    Bag: Vessel Players Stand 2.0 14 Way
  • lsu_justinlsu_justin Geaux Tigers! Members  671WRX Points: 93Posts: 671 Golden Tee
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    Titleist AP3/AP2 combo set w/ PXi 6.0
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  • Nick6771Nick6771 Members  365WRX Points: 63Posts: 365 Greens
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    Titleist 917 F2 16.5 - a brand new club for £150 which I had £50 credit in the Pro Shop. Well worth a punt I reckon.
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  • jane nairjane nair Spam  11WRX Points: 0Posts: 11
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    I bought Under Armour Women's Essential No-Show Liner Socks. Which have<br />
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    Polyester/Spandex/Nylon Imported<br />
    Reinforced Heel and Toe provides superior comfort and maximum durability<br />
    Flat Knit Construction delivers superior touch and feel<br />
    Dynamic Arch Support helps reduce foot fatigue<br />
    ArmourDry Material wicks moisture accelerates evaporation<br />
    ArmourBlock Technology helps prevent growth of odor-causing bacteria in the sock<br />
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    I hope it will comfortable to playing golf.
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  • PapaPapa Members  12WRX Points: 60Posts: 12 Bunkers
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    I picked up a very nice set of used Burner 2.0 irons 5-PW. Stock 85 gram regular shafts. Lamkin I Line grips look brand new. <br />
    Just need the weather to cooperate. Maybe this week.
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  • PedowdPedowd El Mero Golfero Members  214WRX Points: 20Posts: 214 Fairways
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    Ordered Mp 18’s muscle backs in 4-9i and cobra f8 with tensei white. Irons supposed to be here today but this winter weather warning is shutting the city down. Houston doesn’t do cold weather well!
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  • pierso2pierso2 Shooters Shoot Members  2605WRX Points: 34Handicap: 4Posts: 2,605 Bunkers
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    Picked up a JPX 900 Driver. Should be here this week. I'm determined to find a less than 460cc driver that I can game this season.
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    Option 1
    Ping G400 LST 8.5 Tour-X
    Callaway Big Bertha 816 Alpha 16 AD-DI 8x black
    Nike VR Pro 3 hybrid project x 6.0
    Adams XTD Forged 4-PW Fujikura MCI 120S
    Adams MB2 GW
    Callaway Mac Daddy Forged 60
    Toulon Garage Atlanta Black Pearl
    Ping 4 Series Tour Edition White/ Bridgestone 2014 Tour Bag

    Option 2
    Taylormade 2016 M1 10.5 Whiteboard Flowerband 7x
    16 Taylormade M1 5 wood AD-TP 7s
    Ping Anser 20 stock stiff
    Taylormade 2016 M2 Tour XP105 stiff
    Cleveland RTX 2.0 52 deg raw
    Titleist Vokey Prototype 58 T Grind
    Carbon Ringo Raw Whisky

    http://www.gamegolf.com/player/pierso2
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  • bullsfanbullsfan Members  494WRX Points: 82Posts: 494 Greens
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    Titleist 915d3 and 915f Driver and 3 wood. The director of golf at my parents club sold them new to me for a "I'd be stupid to turn that price down" deal. Cheaper than used on the bay. <img src='http://www.golfwrx.com/forums/public/style_emoticons/<#EMO_DIR#>/swoon.gif' class='bbc_emoticon' alt=':swoon:' />
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  • Thug HunterThug Hunter Members  2615WRX Points: 64Posts: 2,615 Titanium Tees
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    Balls........my ancient (for WRX standards) setup is still allowing me to play just fine.
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    WITB Link

    Titleist 915 8.5º D3 Rogue Black 70X
    Titleist 915F 16.5º Rogue Black 70X
    Titleist 816 H2 21º Diamana 70S
    Titleist 712 AP2 3-PW S300
    Titleist SM6 52º & 58º Jet Black
    Odyssey Black Series Tour Design #2 or #8
    Under Armour Storm Match Play stand bag (Blue Marker)
  • DpavsDpavs OverWRX'ed MichiganClubWRX  3850WRX Points: 530Posts: 3,850 ClubWRX
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    Titleist 917 F2 16.5 - S+ 70 Blue Diamana - kind of an impulse buy based on last summers testing... we'll see..lol!
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  • North ButteNorth Butte Members  11747WRX Points: 1,557Posts: 11,747 Titanium Tees
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    ...my ancient (for WRX standards) setup is still allowing me to play just fine.<br />
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    You mean you've been playing the same stuff since 2016?
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    “1lb beefstak, with
    1pt bitter beer
    every 6 hours.
    1 ten-mile walk every morning.
    1 bed at 11 sharp every night.
    And don't stuff your head with things you don't understand.” 
  • McBirdieMcBirdie Members  13WRX Points: 0Handicap: 10Posts: 13
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    Just ordered Ping i200 irons 5 thru U with kbs tour shafts and cp2 pro mid size grips.
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  • FairwindsgolferFairwindsgolfer Members  638WRX Points: 58Handicap: 4Posts: 638 Golden Tee
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    ...my ancient (for WRX standards) setup is still allowing me to play just fine.<br />
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    You mean you've been playing the same stuff since 2016?<br />
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    If your equipment is ancient, mine is prehistoric (circa 2005)
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    Bridgestone J33 combo 5-pw
    Ping G400 LST driver
    Callaway Rogue 4 wood
    Nike CPR 2 hybrid
    Cobra Baffler 3 hybrid
    Callaway MD4 50, 54, 60 wedges
    Putter- I hate them all

  • scotty2131scotty2131 Banned  159WRX Points: 0Handicap: 4Posts: 159
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    Scotty Futura 5W. Like the new sightlines
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    '17 TM M1 10.5
    Titleist 915 F 16.5
    Titleist 910 H 19.5
    Callaway Apex Pro 16 4-PW
    Vokey SM6 50, 54, 58
    Futura X5R
  • jah7838jah7838 Members  1307WRX Points: 223Posts: 1,307 Platinum Tees
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    My last purchase equipment purchase of 2017 was an AD DI 95s hybrid shaft for $30 at my local Edwin Watts. Just found out it closed at the end of December yesterday, so I apparently missed out on more great deals while they were closing. My first purchase of 2018 was an Adams Super LS 19* hybrid head to go with the the AD DI. Took it to the range on Sunday, and was pretty impressed with my initial testing. <br />
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    My first full priced purchase will probably be a couple of KING Utility irons (3 & 4 irons), or possibly a new driver. Don't need either, but I've been wanting the Utility irons for a while, and the ability to adjust the loft is a big plus with them. The 3 iron would be for windy days, and the 4 iron would be competing with my Adams Super 9031. <br />
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    Just can't find anywhere to demo them, so I'd be buying them without trying.
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    WITB
    Driver: 9.5* M3 Aldila Tour Green 65s or Evenflow White t1100 65s 
    Fairway: Cobra F9 Tour 3 wood set to 15* with Aldila 2kxv Blue 7s or Cobra F6 Baffler set to 16.5* with Proforce V2 7f4
    Hybrids: 19* Adams XTD Super Hybrid VTS 100s or 20* Adams Super Pro with AD DI 95s , 23* Adams Super 9031 S300 (swap with 4 iron on occasion, but the hybrid is usually in the bag)
    Irons: 4 (DG Pro s300), 5-PW Ben Hoga PTx Pro DGTI S400
    Wedges: 48* bent to 49* Hogan TK wedge, RTX 4 52* bent to 53* Mid, and New Level Golf 58*. All wedges have DGTI S400
    Putter: Toulon Las Vegas or Kingston KP1 Carbon Oil Can Finish
  • steeler08steeler08 TEE-RENT Members  87WRX Points: 33Handicap: 10Posts: 87 Fairways
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    SM5s could use an update. I would like to find a set of SM6 heads and just swap them because I have custom shafts.....BUT it's near impossible to find a set of wedges, heads only.
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    PING G400 LST 10° PING Tour 65S
    Cobra F7 3-4 15.5° Fujikura PRO 65S
    Titleist 915H 21° Aldila Rogue Black 85S Hybrid
    Mizuno MP20 HMB 4-7, MP20 MB 8-PW Project X LZ 120 Stiff
    Vokey SM6 51F, 55S, 59M KBS Hi-Rev 2.0
    Bettinardi Kuchar Model 1 34"
  • z18z18 Members  128WRX Points: 40Posts: 128 Fairways
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    I just received a new set today (they sure look new although they called them used in "mint" condition) of Miura Small Blades 5 iron through PW from 2nd Swing Golf for my son. The price was about twenty dollars a club less than a set of Ping I200's at TGW.
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    [font=arial,helvetica,sans-serif] Driver - Cobra Fly Z with Oban red[/font][font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] [/font]
    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] 3 Wood - Adams 16*[/font][font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] [/font]
    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] 3 Hybrid - Calloway X2 Hot Pro 19*[/font]
    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] 4 Iron - Hogan Ft Worth Hi - KBS Tour 90 - R Flex[/font]
    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] Irons - 5-PW - Miura 1957 BB - Nippon Pro 1050GH - R Flex[/font]
    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] Wedge 51* - Hogan TK [/font][font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif]- KBS Tour 90 - R Flex[/font]
    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] Wedges 55* & 59* - Miura 1957 C Grind - KBS Wedge - S Flex[/font]
    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif] Putter - DeLaCruz CP-2[/font]
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  • Thug HunterThug Hunter Members  2615WRX Points: 64Posts: 2,615 Titanium Tees
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    ...my ancient (for WRX standards) setup is still allowing me to play just fine.<br />
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    You mean you've been playing the same stuff since 2016?<br />
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    712's and putter are a bit older than 2016. That's 9 of the 14 clubs.
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    WITB Link

    Titleist 915 8.5º D3 Rogue Black 70X
    Titleist 915F 16.5º Rogue Black 70X
    Titleist 816 H2 21º Diamana 70S
    Titleist 712 AP2 3-PW S300
    Titleist SM6 52º & 58º Jet Black
    Odyssey Black Series Tour Design #2 or #8
    Under Armour Storm Match Play stand bag (Blue Marker)
  • Jrweber77Jrweber77 Webz59 Members  163WRX Points: 13Handicap: 11Posts: 163 Fairways
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    Tour Edge EX10 4-wood with Graphite Design AD50 shaft.<br />
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    Selling my new Ping G400 SFT 3-wood with Alta CB regular shaft. Can’t get used to the shallow face, but great club!<br />
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    Next purchase is an SM7 54/10 as my SM6 was stolen.<br />
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  • JackalJackal Members  530WRX Points: 26Posts: 530 Bunkers
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    Just bought a (new to me) 816 Alpha DBD driver.<br />
    It should be in Friday.<br />
    My Son has one already and we have 6 or 7 shafts to try in it.<br />
    Once it's adjusted, it should keep me for a while. Lol😁
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  • Harry PutterHarry Putter Members  167WRX Points: 46Handicap: 13.4Posts: 167 Bunkers
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    Picked up a used XR16 7 wood in great condition. I figure I'd let the 7 wood go head-to-head against my F6 3/4 hybrid and see who wins!
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    [font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Callaway XR16 Pro Driver[/font]
    [font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Cobra F8 5 Wood[/font]
    [font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Cobra King F7 3 Hybrid[/font]
    [font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Cobra Fly-Z+ 4-PW[/font]
    [font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]Callaway MD3 50, 56, 60[/font]
    [font=helvetica, arial, sans-serif]PING Sigma G Kushin and/or Cleveland HB #8[/font]
  • IanSWIanSW Members  53WRX Points: 0Posts: 53
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    F7 3-4 Wood<br />
    F6 Baffler 4-5 Wood<br />
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    First try at some Cobra clubs, i have always played Titleist woods, loving the 3 wood, haven't tried the Baffler yet.
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  • andyk856andyk856 Members  211WRX Points: 70Handicap: +1Posts: 211 Fairways
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    I got the Fujikura pro XLR8 71 TS 3 wood shaft and my new set of Titleist 718 CB's should be here thursday
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    Titleist TS3 / HZRDUS smoke green Hulk 70 TX 
    Titleist TS3 5 Wood / Atmos black tour spec 90TX
    Titleist 620 CB 3-9 / Project X LZ 6.5
    Titleist SM7 45/9 wedge
    Titleist SM7 raw 51/11 wedge
    Titleist SM7 raw 55/13 wedge
    Titleist SM7 60/10 wedge
    Scotty Cameron Newport 
  • DoglegRightDoglegRight Members  1134WRX Points: 108Posts: 1,134 Platinum Tees
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    I picked up a very gently used Epic. I threw in the Rouge i/o from my 816 dbd and I think I may have a winner.
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  • dnalepocadnalepoca Members  225WRX Points: 10Handicap: 12Posts: 225 Bunkers
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    b48b452057091437493c4a0d0642f121.jpg0b533a43129fe5d5266e4d2521bc5b28.jpge27ea1e5dc66a9870419722c523eb868.jpg<br />
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    This! Can’t wait for it to arrive!
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    Cobra King F7
    Cobra King baffler F6 17.5*
    Cobra King Utility 20.5*
    Wilson Staff V4 Utility 23*
    Wilson Staff FG Tour F5 irons 5-PW
    Mizuno MP T-11 52*
    Wilson Staff PMP Tour 56*
    PING Glide 2.0 TS 60*
    Taylormade TP Juno Copper
    Bridgestone Tour B XS, Srixon Z-Star XV
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  • dnalepocadnalepoca Members  225WRX Points: 10Handicap: 12Posts: 225 Bunkers
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    Back to back posts but I just purchased a Ping Glide 2.0 60* today haha. Will post pics when it arrives!
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    Cobra King F7
    Cobra King baffler F6 17.5*
    Cobra King Utility 20.5*
    Wilson Staff V4 Utility 23*
    Wilson Staff FG Tour F5 irons 5-PW
    Mizuno MP T-11 52*
    Wilson Staff PMP Tour 56*
    PING Glide 2.0 TS 60*
    Taylormade TP Juno Copper
    Bridgestone Tour B XS, Srixon Z-Star XV
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