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  • blackngold_bloodblackngold_blood Golf Ball Whacker Guy Members  1180WRX Points: 137Posts: 1,180 Platinum Tees
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    My wife bought me a set of XTD A Tour irons for our anniversay not knowing anything about them. I didn't want to break her heart, so I took them out for a round and I am glad I did. They were easily the best feeling most accurate irons I have played.

    Work in progress and will be updated after St. Andrews!!

    Ball: OnCore Elixr
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  • 2Down2Down Members  343WRX Points: 143Handicap: 4.4Posts: 343 Greens
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    Still have a 23º 9031 with a Mitsubishi Diamana in the bag. Adams were the first to offer aftermarket shafts in a retail version of a club that i can think of. <br />
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    and like most, it seems, I was bummed when they got bought by Taylormade.
    Ping G410+ tensi orange s
    Ping G410+ tour 75 shaft s.  
    Adams 9031 20° Mitsubishi diamana
    Adams 9031 23° Mitsubishi diamana 
    Ping Ie1 5-U DG S300
    Ping glide stealth 54° es grind
    Ping glide 2 58°. ES
    Ping anser f titanium pixel.  
  • TroutflyTroutfly Members  271WRX Points: 76Posts: 271 Greens
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    Steelfiber I-95's and di-85S hybrid<br />
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  • MuskieCyMuskieCy Center CutMembers  415WRX Points: 161Posts: 415 Greens
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    Adams Forged Tour and Adams Tour A's are still cutting edge,......5 years after Adams cashed out hugely to TM.<br />
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    TM stole the technology and said to Adams, see you in court.<br />
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    Who was the winner in that deal?<br />
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    My Adams XTD drivers all have the vaunted TM "Hammerhead" technology. They are five years old.
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  • dfrautschdfrautsch Members  11WRX Points: 9Handicap: 4Posts: 11 Bunkers
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    I cannot knock the Idea Pro hybrids out of the bag. The 23 is a permanent fixture in the bag, but I do go back and forth between a 18 and 20 for my 3 iron replacement. Clean look. Very versatile. No fear of the hook. I just trust that they are going to do what I expect them to do.
  • Tim SherwoodTim Sherwood Members  422WRX Points: 145Handicap: HighPosts: 422 Greens
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    I still play a Speedline Super S driver, Xtd TI 3h and Xtd Ti 3 wood. Unbelievable clubs.
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  • thed0nthed0n Members  123WRX Points: 59Handicap: 9.2Posts: 123 Fairways
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    Still rocking the XTD Ti *18 hybrid and the Dhy *21. Nothing better for the price. And if you like to tinker, you can score TM tipped shafts for cheap for the XTD hybrid. <br />
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    Also, I got my Dhy head for less than $25, you can still find them too. It plays like a hybrid but people will think you are player for having a driving iron in the bag.

    Ping G400 Max *9 w/ Fujikura Atmos Blue TS 6s
    Callaway Big Bertha Alpha 816 3W *15 w/ Fubuki Z 70s
    Adams XTD Ti *19 w/ Matrix Ozik Red Tie HQ3 Stiff
    Adams XTD Ti *22 w/ Matrix Ozik Red Tie HQ3 Stiff
    Mizuno JPX 900 Hot Metal 5-PW w/ Nippon NS Pro Modus 105s
    Mizuno S5 *52.08 and *56.14 w/ TT Dynamic Gold
    Callaway '19 PM Grind *60.12 w/ KBS Hi-Rev 2.0
    Odyssey #7 WHP w/ P2 Aware Tour

  • stuball10stuball10 Members  12WRX Points: 60Posts: 12 Bunkers
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    Still love my a12 17 degree with oban devotion.
  • cardoustiecardoustie haha, we don't play for 5's Tasmania to CanadaMembers  13939WRX Points: 2,751Handicap: 3.1Posts: 13,939 Titanium Tees
    Joined:  edited Nov 8, 2018 #70
    I have a few tour issue clubs I use at times<br />
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    28* 6h a12 proto<br />
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    52 / 56 / 60 puglielli tour issue chrome wedges<br />
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    I also still have my LDA heads in 10.5* ... 9015d and 9016d .. awesome clubs

    Ping G400 LST 11* Oban Revenge 65.06 
    Ping G400 3w 15.1* Oban Kiyoshi Prp 65.05
    Ping G400 5w 16.9* Matrix Masters 7Q3 x
    Callaway Apex 4h 23* Kuro Kage 80s
    Callaway Apex 5h 26* Kuro Kage 90s
    Mizuno 919t 6-PW UST Recoil 110s
    Vokey SM2 50-54tvd-59tvd-64 s400
    Titleist Scotty X7M

  • autronicdsmautronicdsm Members  810WRX Points: 100Handicap: 999Posts: 810 Golden Tee
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    I occasionally play with MB2 irons.
  • 3wiggle3wiggle Members  43WRX Points: 55Posts: 43 Bunkers
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    CMB's in da bag. Super LS 3, 5 woods. Have CB3's for winter rounds, as they are more forgiving. Also have Idea Pro hy. 18 ,21, 24 avail when needed. Yes I love the Adams stuff. I supported the Texas company's for sure, dont get me started on my Hogan stash !
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  • BIG STUBIG STU Members  13148WRX Points: 4,210Handicap: 5.0Posts: 13,148 Titanium Tees
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    I played a4 forged irons for years and years until I needed to meet CoC. I still think the a4 is the best forged iron ever made.<br />
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    I currently bag a Tight Lies 2 fairway wood. I'm a big fan of the Tight Lies series of woods, designed "sole"y for use off the ground. Low profile and a 2-3 degrees flatter. Gorgeous woods.<br />
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    The Taylormade $250 GAPR clubs are just DHYs with a new paintjob. The clubs are virtually identical.<br />
    I can not believe this the world must be coming to a end. I am actually agreeing with Piney and gave him a like too! I just recently put my Adams 16* Tight Lies fairway back in the bag. And you are correct the sole is designed for off the ground. If I have to use it off the tee I just put it flat. Some call it a 3 wood but in my book it is a 4 wood. Depending on what irons I am playing that day I may put an old Adams a-12 OS 4 hybrid in the bag. I did have to do a little work on it but it is not a hook machine for me. I hit all of my old Macgregor blade long irons good but do not hit my MP-68 or 2013 Forged long irons that well so if I play them the little Adams hybrid goes in

    Driver--- Honma G1-X Stock R shaft
    FW Adams Tight Lies 16* Mitsu Diamana
    FW 7 woodTM V- Steel 21* Stock TM R
    Irons 3 thru PW 1980 Macgregor VIP Hogan #2 Apex Shafts
    SW- Clevaland 588 56* Sensicore S-400
    LW Cleveland 588 60* Sensicore S-400
    Putter 1997 Cameron Santa FE rusty as heck Bulls Eye Satin fluted shaft
    Bags- Old School Burton mini staff non logo or Jones Classic

  • BlakesterBlakester Members  1482WRX Points: 105Handicap: 11Posts: 1,482 Platinum Tees
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    I picked up a set of Adams XTD Forged Irons earlier this year and really like them. Don't see them leaving for a while. Actually got them LW-5.
    Callaway Epic Sub Zero, Diamana D+ 63g Stiff
    Callaway XR 5 wood, Project X LZ 6.0
    Callaway XR 7 wood, Project X LZ 6.0
    Titleist 915 H 24*, Diamana D+ 82 HY Stiff
    Ping i500, DG S300 105
    Ping Glide 2.0 54 & 58, Ping AMT Stiff
    Scotty Cameron CA Monterey, 35"
  • mongo54mongo54 Members  42WRX Points: 36Handicap: 2Posts: 42 Bunkers
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    Still play Adams 9064LS . Very hard to miss a fairway with it
    Callaway Rogue
    Taylormade 3w
    Callaway Epic hybrid
    Callaway Rogue 5 wood
    Mizuno MPH 5-PW
    Vokey 50,56
    Stroke Lab Tuttle
  • JBent9610JBent9610 Members  441WRX Points: 128Posts: 441 Greens
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    D:Fast12 LS, 9015D, and XTD Ti. Of the 20+ drivers I have ever played, the Fast 12 is my favorite. Would still like to try the 9064LS and Launch Lab.<br />
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    FW: Super LS 5w and Tight Lies 2 Ti 3 wood. I need a heavier shaft for the TL2. The various threads about the BTY have piqued my interest in those. The Super LS is tied with my Ping Tisi Tecs for my favorite fairway woods.<br />
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    H: Speedline Super XTD 15°. Have XTD Ti 20° and 23° heads that I need to get shafts for. I used to use the Super XTD hybrid as my fairway wood as it is really long for a hybrid.<br />
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    Would like to try the CMB or XTD forged irons, but I know I don't have the game for them. Would also like to try the A4 forged or one of the CB series irons.<br />
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    Wedges and putters are the only Adams clubs that I have never been interested in.
    Fast 12LS/Classic Custom XL/King LTD
    Super LS/Tisi Tec/F6 Baffler/Egg Spoon/CB1
    X-20/XL2000/EX-1/GC Mid/TFT2003
    ISI W2
    X-Forged Vintage/Eye2+
    WHT 7H
  • DaveGoodrichDaveGoodrich SoCalMembers  1188WRX Points: 226Posts: 1,188 Platinum Tees
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    In the current bag:<br />
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    XTD Forged Irons 6 - PW<br />
    dHy 24*<br />
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    In "reserve":<br />
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    Several 9064ls drivers<br />
    Several Fast 12 LS drivers<br />
    Super LS driver<br />
    Tight Lies 2 14* 3-wood<br />
    17* Super Hybrid<br />
    18* and 23* Pro hybrids<br />
    21* and 27* dHy hybrids<br />
    CMB 4-GW<br />
    A4 Forged 4-PW<br />
    CB1/Pro Black MB Combo Set 4-GW<br />
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    The vast majority of my large stash of clubs are either Adams or Titleist.
    2016 Taylormade M2 w/YS-6+
    Exotics XCG 16* and 21*hybrids with Proforce V2
    Adams CB3 4 and 5 with Aldila RIP Tour 115 
    Adams CB1 6 and 7 with Aldila RIP Tour 115 
    Adams Pro Black MB 8-PW with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Vokey Wedgeworks SM4 52M with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Vokey SM4 58D-12 with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Vokey SM2 60M-04 with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Odyssey Black Series Tour Design #5
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  • wickedhookwickedhook Members  242WRX Points: 45Handicap: 9Posts: 242 Bunkers
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    "CB1/Pro Black MB Combo Set 4-GW"<br />
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    I've never seen that combo set, did you put it together or was it an Adams offering? I may be still gaming CB1's if had that combo!
    Cobra Bio Cell Pro Driver
    Adams Pro 16* Hybrid
    Adams Super 9031 20* Hybrid
    Bridgestone J15MB 4-PW
    Mizuno S18 52/56/60
    Cameron Circa 62 #3 350g
  • High Plains DriverHigh Plains Driver Chip Yipper Extraordinaire Members  2381WRX Points: 126Posts: 2,381 Platinum Tees
    Joined:  edited Nov 8, 2018 #79
    Still have:<br />
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    CMB's 4-G<br />
    V3 Forged 3-6 hybrids, 7-P<br />
    A7 4 (tour issue iron, not hybrid)-G<br />
    RPM LP 15°, 17°, 19°, and 21°<br />
    BTY 14.5°, 16.5°, and 18.5°<br />
    Super Black 21°<br />
    a12 Pro 20° and 23°
    I am not brand loyal. I am just seriously OCD.

    [font=georgia,serif]Driver: Titleist 910 D2
    Fairway: Titleist 910F 3 & 5
    Hybrid: Cobra Baffler MM 20° & 23°(The Original)
    Irons: Titleist 712 AP2 5-P
    Wedges: Vokey SM4 52° & 58°
    Putter: Scotty Cameron Studio Stainless Newport
    Ball: Titleist ProV1X[/font]
  • WedgeWedge Wedge Members  389WRX Points: 55Posts: 389 Greens
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    Still haven't found anything better than my XTD Forged Irons and Tight Lies TI 15* 3W. I have another set of XTD Forged Irons, a set of CMB irons, and a set of MB2's with the TVD black finish.<br />
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    I LOVE all those irons and that 3W is fantastic.
    Driver: Ping G400 10.5* w/Axivcore Black 5.5 Shaft
    3W: Cobra F8 w/Hazardous Black 6.0 Shaft
    Hybrids: Callaway x2Hot 19*; x2Hot 22*; x2Hot 25*
    Irons: Cobra King Forged TEC Black w/Recoil Shafts 6i-PW
    Wedges: Vokey SM6 50/08* "F" Grind;
    Vokey SM6 54/08* "M" & 58/08* "M"
    Putter: Odyssey O-Works 1W 34" w/FlatCat Solution Putter Grip
    NEO-X GPS Watch; Caddytek Push Cart
    Ball: Srixon Q-Star Tour/Bridgestone Tour RXS

    "I'm glad to say I've come around, but if I could have one wish....
    I'd like another try at 25....or was it 26."

    Charlie Daniels
  • dj55cornelldj55cornell Members  87WRX Points: 0Handicap: 5Posts: 87
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    Adams DHY 3iron is a great club/driving iron —got mine for 40 dollars !
  • JohnnypensoJohnnypenso Ooooh, that's a duff. Members  203WRX Points: 50Handicap: 8.1Posts: 203 Fairways
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    My backup set is the Adams A12 OS SGI set of clubs. Even with my regular set I take the a couple of the Adams hybrids instead of the 4 or 5 iron most of the time.
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  • DaveGoodrichDaveGoodrich SoCalMembers  1188WRX Points: 226Posts: 1,188 Platinum Tees
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    wickedhook wrote:
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    "CB1/Pro Black MB Combo Set 4-GW"<br />
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    I've never seen that combo set, did you put it together or was it an Adams offering? I may be still gaming CB1's if had that combo!<br />
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    I put it together:
    2016 Taylormade M2 w/YS-6+
    Exotics XCG 16* and 21*hybrids with Proforce V2
    Adams CB3 4 and 5 with Aldila RIP Tour 115 
    Adams CB1 6 and 7 with Aldila RIP Tour 115 
    Adams Pro Black MB 8-PW with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Vokey Wedgeworks SM4 52M with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Vokey SM4 58D-12 with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Vokey SM2 60M-04 with Aldila RIP Tour 115
    Odyssey Black Series Tour Design #5
  • ohioglfrohioglfr Municipal Junkie Dayton, OhioMembers  937WRX Points: 209Handicap: 16Posts: 937 Golden Tee
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    I still play a 9088UL driver. I'm giving my Super LS XTD 3 and 5 fairways and 4 and 5 hybrids to a coworker. I will probably regret it.

    Adams Speedline 9088UL 10.5* AXIVCore 69 Black (S)
    Ping G SF Tec 3W, 5W Alta 65 (R)
    Ping G 4H,5H Alta 70 (R)
    Ping G 6-U TT XP 95 (soft R)
    Ping Glide 54*, 58* WS TT XP 100 (R)
    Ping Darby Sigma G

  • eric13eric13 Members  68WRX Points: 59Posts: 68 Bunkers
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    V4 forged. Keep going back to them
  • MitchellGolfingMitchellGolfing Members  1487WRX Points: 247Posts: 1,487 Platinum Tees
    Joined:  edited Nov 9, 2018 #86
    Still bagging a Tightlies 3 wood. Shallow face makes it so easy to hit. I’ll be playing it until the face caves in.
    Cobra testing under way for driver 
    TEE EX10 Beta 16.5
    Maltby Sti2 4-Gw
    Maltby Tour Grind 56*
    Ping Anser 33” Superstroke 3.0
  • 10&810&8 Members  102WRX Points: 72Handicap: 2Posts: 102 Fairways
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    Still have my CMB’s but moved on to MP-18’s this year. There’s no way I’d ever sell them though. Might send them down to the winter home.
    Callaway Epic SZ 9* GD Tour AD TP 6X
    Titleist 915 Fd 15* Aldila Rogue Black 80 S
    Titleist 909h 19* Aldila Voodoo S
    Mizuno MP 18 4-6 SC 7-P MB KBS Tour 120 S
    Titleist Vokey SM7 50*, 54*, 58*
    Scotty Cameron California Monterey 1.5, Toulon Las Vegas H7
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  • BirdieBobBirdieBob Member of the 1 iron Club! Members  4705WRX Points: 541Posts: 4,705 Titanium Tees
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    <br />
    Probably my favorite bag is XTD Driver, fairway, and hybrid along with CMB irons. It plays to me just as good as the modern equipment too. It really hurt to see Adams get bought out by Taylormade. You can see Taylormade use a lot of Adams later designs too. Anyone still got love for Adams equipment?<br />
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    <br /> Bernard Langer!!!!

    CALLAWAY Customs (Black w/Silver) Mavrik Sub Zero Driver, 9*, Accra TZ6/M5, 72g X
    CALLAWAY Mavrik Sub Zero 3+ Wood, 13.5*, Tensei Pro Blue, 70TX
    CALLAWAY Mavrik Sub Zero 3 Wood, 15*, Accra TZ6/M5, 80g X
    CALLAWAY Mavrik Sub Zero 5 Wood, 18*, Accra TZ6/M5, 90g X
    CALLAWAY Super Hybrid, 18*, NS Pro Modus Hybrid GOST, 102g X
    TAYLORMADE P790, 4, DG AMT Tour White, x100
    TAYLORMADE P-7TW, 3 - P, TW Lofts, DG AMT Tour White, x100
    SCOTTY CAMERON 2019 Limited Release Teryllium T22 Newport Putter
    NIKE Sport Lite Carry Bag, Black
    SUN MOUNTAIN 20 Tour Series Bag, Black
    STEWART Golf X9 FOLLOW Electric Cart, Black
    GARMIN Approach Z82, GPS/Rangefinder
    GROOVEIT Wet Brush

  • Willian70Willian70 Members  440WRX Points: 83Handicap: 4Posts: 440 Greens
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    I also play a Cb1/pro black Mb combo set. Wish I had a set of BADDS prototypes!!
    Ping 410 LST Tour 75x
    Callaway X HOT PRO 19* V2
    Titleist 910h 23* s300
    Mizuno MP-64 x100
    Ping Glide 54, 58 s400
    SIK pro Armlock LAGP bryson shaft
  • 1plaingolfer1plaingolfer Members  14WRX Points: 74Posts: 14 Bunkers
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    A little late to this thread but saw it and had to reply. I love Adams products; it's a shame what TM did to them.<br />
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    I've had the Speedline TI fairways (14.5 and 18) in the bag since they came out; have tried other woods but nothing beats these so they stay in the bag. <br />
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    Played the A4 forged when they first came out and loved them, then foolishly sold them. Recently purchased a set of XTD forged irons but only played one round; great irons. I was a little nervous playing them in the fall/winter so I purchased a set of a4's to put in play for the winter; it was like putting on an old pair of comfortable shoes!. They perform as well or better than anything I've tried in the past 5-6 years.<br />
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    The XTD's also came with 2 XTD ti hybrids; gaming the 20* right now but the 23* doesn't fit my setup. They are long and smooth - love the Matrix shafts.<br />
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    Titleist 917D2 10.5*<br />
    Adams Speedline Ti 14.5* and 18*<br />
    Adams XTD ti 20*<br />
    Cobra King F7 hybrid 25*<br />
    Adams a4 forged irons 6-GW<br />
    Vokey sm6 54* & 58*<br />
    Callaway Black Series 9
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  • tmfool tmfool Members  1833WRX Points: 116Handicap: 3.4Posts: 1,833 Platinum Tees
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    cc1's w/ matrix program 130<br />
    pro golds w/ GAT 95<br />
    xtd a tour w/ kbs tour 120<br />
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    a12 hybrids<br />
    dhy's<br />
    pro mini<br />
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    adams might be best product line of all time
    TP MC 6-PW Steelfiber i95
    UDI 3-4-5 steelfiber i95
    Puglielli Black 52&56 s/fiber i125
    Adams XTD Superhybrid 17* s/fiber i110
    Superfast TP 13* Matrix HD7
    M2 9.5 (upright) Matrix 7M3
    SC Studio Select custom
    Snell MTB

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