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ST190 questions



  • NollsterNollster ClubWRX  394WRX Points: 97Posts: 394 ClubWRX
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    On -, @lefty1978 said:

    Anyways, back to the driver, it hit it today in an open outdoor range off natural grass with tees. Holy crap this thing sounds terrible, really high pitched ringing. Not very fun to hit. Am I crazy, or is this really unpleasant sounding? I thought my old Ping G was bad. Is there a way I can dampen the sound? Would a shaft change matter? Thanks.

    I could see the 180s making that noise but not the 190. I was using a G30 before I got my ST190 and they make totally different sounds. The G30 is like a Scooby Doo lunchbox on a stick and the ST190 is just so solid sounding....UNLESS...I find that when I catch it more toward the heel, there's this high pitched, almost sound spike, that goes right into my brain..But only when I hit it there...

    9.5* Mizuno ST190 GD AD DI-6(s)
    15* Mizuno ST190 TS GD AD DI-6(s)
    18* Adams Tight Lies Tour GD AD DJ-7(s)
    21* Adams DHy Proto Matrix White Tie(x)
    5-9 Adams CB2 KBS C-Taper 120 ss x2
    46* Vokey SM6 F-grind
    52* Vokey SM6 F-grind
    58* Vokey SM6 S-grind
    35" Odyssey Versa (Metal X insert) White-Black-White (tour issue)
    33" Scotty Cameron Studio Select Newport
    34" Ping Redwood ZB PP-61 grip
    WITB Link
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  • lefty1978lefty1978 Charlotte, NCMembers  697WRX Points: 430Handicap: 8.7Posts: 697 Golden Tee
    Joined:  edited Nov 8, 2019 #33

    I played 9 holes today, no issues on the course. Sound was better with my AVX balls, maybe range balls were the issue. It still is a higher pitch than my Callaway drivers, but not bad. I know everyone hears differently, I was in no way knocking the driver it definitely performs well.

    Callaway Rogue sz w/ Fuji Speeder IV 661
    Mizuno ST190 3W w/ Graphite Design Tour AD DI
    Mizuno MP-20 SEL HMB 3 & 4 iron w/ DG 120 S300
    Mizuno JPX 919 Forged 5-PW w/ DG 120 S300
    Titleist Vokey SM5 52°/12° F Grind
    Titleist Vokey SM5 58°/11° K Grind
    Titleist Vokey SM5 62°/8° T Grind
    Scotty Cameron Select Newport 2
    Titleist Pro V1 golf balls
  • ChuckD724ChuckD724 Members, Paid BST  238WRX Points: 60Handicap: 5ishPosts: 238 Fairways
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    Updating - I didn’t get a Ventus, but I got an AD Quatrotech X in it and it’s way better than the Tensei White. I still want to try a Ventus at some time, but for now, this is my


    Ping G400LST with 60TX Tensei Orange or Mizzy ST190 with Diamana 60X
    Flash 3W with Oban blue X
    Cobra F8 5W with Smoke X
    TM P790 UDI with HZRDS 6.0
    TM P790 4-P with TT S300 stiff
    Mack Daddy 4 Tactical. 50 with 115 stiff
    TM Hi-Toe 56 with 115 stiff
    Betti Queen Bee 8 or Spider X Copper with white sight line


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