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kiw1982kiw1982 Williamsburg, VAMembers  1238WRX Points: 161Handicap: 7Posts: 1,238 Platinum Tees
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I know Cleveland is not a big name in he putter market. <br />
But their putters are quite solid. <br />
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As wrxer, I buy and sell putters once a month. <br />
There are so many brands and types so that I had to try them. <br />
<br />
I have simple standard for my gamer. <br />
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1 Should fit on my eyes<br />
2 Should sink the ball <br />
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I tried every putters that I can put my hands on. <br />
I could not try followings;<br />
- pxg<br />
- evnroll<br />
- circle t<br />
<br />
My best two putter was<br />
- bettinardi ss2 <br />
- oddysey protype #5<br />
<br />
I had to keep them but I already sold them out before I regret that. <br />
<br />
Resently, I was playing TM TP mullen. <br />
I wanted to try it because of the neck. <br />
I liked the face and how it rolls the ball. <br />
But I could not bare with two lines which is too narrow. <br />
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Last week, I visited local shop and saw huntington models. <br />
All of them were nicely built and felt amazing. <br />
And $99 price tag seems great too. <br />
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I bought the 6 model which is similar with oddysey 5 and replaced the grip. <br />
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I had 3 rounds with new putter and this thing is legit. <br />
<br />
360g weight is perfect<br />
non-glossy finish is great(I really hates high glossy putters bc it reflects the sun light)<br />
face felt AMAZING(tried pro v1, tp5x, sr3 and ksig). I prefer its feeling more than scotty's<br />
face-balanced(fits my stroke, I use LHL grip)<br />
combination wih snsr grip also great. <br />
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I am so glad that I found this putter. <br />
If you are in the putter market, please try HB series. <br />
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Cobra                    F9 9.0 Driver w/HZRDUS Smoke 60 6.0
Titleist                   TS2 16.5 Wood w/HZRDUS Smoke 70 6.0
Ping                       G410 19 Hybrid w/Tensei Blue 80 stiff
Titleist                   818 H2 23 Hybrid w/Tensei Blue 80 stiff
Mizuno                  MP-32 5-P Iron set w/DG S300
Ping                       Glide 2.0 52/56/60 Wedges w/AWT 2.0
Nike                       EverClear E11 Putter 
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  • toad37toad37 Members  471WRX Points: 34Posts: 471 Greens
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    I agree my friend... they are great putters!
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  • lspky_muskielspky_muskie Members  927WRX Points: 73Handicap: 14Posts: 927 Golden Tee
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    I wanted to love my 6, but I just never felt comfortable with it. Sold it to a buddy, and he made everything with it on Saturday.
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  • lookylookitzadamlookylookitzadam SoCalMembers  655WRX Points: 236Handicap: 2.7Posts: 655 Golden Tee
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    Love my blade Huntington Beach.. I think it's the model 4. Seriously couldn't believe how nice it felt when testing it out and then found out it as $99...sold!
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  • DeacLaw05DeacLaw05 Members  384WRX Points: 80Handicap: 6Posts: 384 Greens
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    My 6C isn't leaving the bag anytime soon. Great putter.
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  • kiw1982kiw1982 Williamsburg, VAMembers  1238WRX Points: 161Handicap: 7Posts: 1,238 Platinum Tees
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    DeacLaw05 wrote:
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    My 6C isn't leaving the bag anytime soon. Great putter.<br />
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    I wish the shop had 6C. <br />
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    I love center shafted putters.
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    Cobra                    F9 9.0 Driver w/HZRDUS Smoke 60 6.0
    Titleist                   TS2 16.5 Wood w/HZRDUS Smoke 70 6.0
    Ping                       G410 19 Hybrid w/Tensei Blue 80 stiff
    Titleist                   818 H2 23 Hybrid w/Tensei Blue 80 stiff
    Mizuno                  MP-32 5-P Iron set w/DG S300
    Ping                       Glide 2.0 52/56/60 Wedges w/AWT 2.0
    Nike                       EverClear E11 Putter 
  • cmatthews77cmatthews77 ALMembers  924WRX Points: 119Handicap: 1.5Posts: 924 Golden Tee
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    These putters are hidden gems. I was actually looking for a putter for my teenager and stumbled upon this line. Rolls great. Great weight and balance. Deep milled face. <br />
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    I've almost stolen it from him a few times already.
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    Epic Flash Sub Zero 9 degree (10)- Hzrdus Yellow Handcrafted
    Epic Flash Sub Zero 3W (16)- Hzrdus Smoke
    Apex 3 (20) & 4 (23) Hybrid- Kuro Kage
    Apex CF16 5i, ’16 Apex Pro 6/7i, ’18 Apex MB 8-PW - DG XP95 S
    MD3 Black 50, 54 (S Grind), 58 (PM Grind)
    Toulon Design Odyssey Atlanta or Stroke Lab Las Vegas

    *Sometimes play strong 3w, 5 wood and 52/58 wedge setup
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  • thommo_sxthommo_sx Members  12WRX Points: 0Handicap: 20Posts: 12
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    Yep - threado resurrecto and all that, but I simply have to agree. Cleveland got these absolutely bob-on.<br />
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    Since I found out about the whole "putter type based on stroke type" thing (n00b, I know), and finding out my inherited late 80's Ping Zing was just as "wrong" as my modern cheapo Fazer mallet style for my shallow arc (I was pretty horrible with both tbh), I took a flier on a Huntington Beach #1 (sale + vouchers meant I got it brand new for £40 / $50). It has been an utter revelation, I've tried friends Ansers, Odysseys etc since, and I still prefer the Cleveland by a country mile.<br />
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    The feel off that heavily milled face, the appreciably lower skid/sooner roll profile noticable even by eye, it's all just so much more consistent. And if I have half an idea of what's going to happen when I swing it rather than it being a total lottery, it means I've actually been bothering holes rather than trying to lag into the correct postcode.<br />
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    I've told my playing partners and family that if they ever - EVER - hear me thinking about changing it or buying a new putter, they should lock me up.
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    Ping G20 4W
    Ping Karsten 3h, 5h-P
    Cleveland CBX 52, 60
    Cleveland HB #1
  • MitchGTMitchGT Woodinville, WAMembers  7WRX Points: 15Handicap: 15.3Posts: 7 Bunkers
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    I had the #6 for about a week. Loved everything about it from the look and finish to the way it felt. I just couldn't seem to control my distance on mid-range putts. I may give one of the blade models a try. Truly a steal at the price point.
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    Cobra F9 Hzrdus yellow
    Ping G410 2h Tensei CK Pro Blue 80
    Titleist 818H1 3h GD AD-DI 75
    Srixon Z585 Modus 120 4-GW
    Titleist Vokey 54 & 60
    Scotty Cameron Select Newport 3
  • SCOTT4099SCOTT4099 Members  1104WRX Points: 132Posts: 1,104 Platinum Tees
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    Just got the #10, wish I bought it sooner.....I may change the stock grip though.
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    Callaway epic 9.0
    Cobra bio cell 3/4
    Ping G 19 degree hybrid
    Ping ie1 4-AW modus 105
    Callaway MD3 54/58 wedges
    Cleveland HB soft 11 putter 35
  • 03trdblack03trdblack Wake Forest, NCClubWRX  2229WRX Points: 401Handicap: 0.1Posts: 2,229 ClubWRX
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    They felt pretty good in the store, very soft feel That face milling looks like you could grate cheese on it.<br />
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  • jhoppmannjhoppmann Members  213WRX Points: 15Posts: 213 Bunkers
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    I wonder how much more popular they would be if they branded it using the Srixon name instead.....
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    PING G400 SFT Alta CB
    TaylorMade M2 3HL - Fujikura Speeder Evolution 757 TS
    Cobra King F6 2/3 Hybrid Tensei CK Blue
    Callaway Rogue Pro Project X LZ 95 6.0
    Callaway MD3 56* & 60*
    Scotty Cameron Futura 5.5M
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  • DeacLaw05DeacLaw05 Members  384WRX Points: 80Handicap: 6Posts: 384 Greens
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    Spent some time rolling the blade models (1, 3, and 4) at a PGA Tour Superstore this weekend. Loved the look and feel of the 3. Didn't pull the trigger, but it is only a matter of time until I do. Will definitely be going with one of the Winn Pro X grips, which I have on my 6C and really like.<br />
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    Speaking of my 6C, I played at May River yesterday and rolled the ball great with it. Some of that is due to the quality and speed of the greens (the best bermuda I have ever seen), but that putter just gives me a ton of confidence.
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  • PhilfilPhilfil Members  720WRX Points: 73Posts: 720 Golden Tee
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    I'm putting the Cleveland TFI 2135 - 6.5 PUTTER in my bag this week. Found a sweet deal with a flatso grip already on it.
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  • Hjosh7_Hjosh7_ Members  270WRX Points: 81Handicap: 18Posts: 270 Greens
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    I have a #6 with a Lamkin Sink grip and I think it's great. I birdied my first hole using it (which is saying something because I've only ever made like 10 in 2+ years of golf) on my way to my lowest round to date, so I figured that is a good omen. Its a great putter and it gives me a completely different look and feel than my Anser style Nike, which is a good thing sometimes.
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    WITB:
    TaylorMade M1(2016) 9.5° - Kuro Kage Silver TiNi 60 Stiff
    TaylorMade RBZ 5 Wood - Kuro Kage Silver 70 Stiff 
    TaylorMade M4 19° Hybrid - Diamana S+ 80 Stiff
    PING G30 22° Hybrid - PING TFC 419H Stiff
    Nike Vapor Pro Combo 5-PW - Project X Flighted 6.5
    Cleveland RTX 3 50°/54°/60° - True Temper Dynamic Gold Wedge
    Bettinardi BB29 - Flatso 1.0 - 35”
    Titleist ProV1

    "After a time, you may find that having is not so pleasing a thing after all as wanting. It is not logical, but it is often true."
  • MG115MG115 Banned  104WRX Points: 0Handicap: 11Posts: 104
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    putters look very clean and nice. i do wanna give a few a roll
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  • Phillip ManevalPhillip Maneval Members  108WRX Points: 15Handicap: 2.9Posts: 108 Fairways
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    So much love for Huntington Beach! Dare i say best value on a new putter EVER!!!!<br /><br />So much love for Huntington Beach! Dare i say best value on a new putter EVER!!!!
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    9.0* Cobra KING LTD Black- Veylix Alpina Wildeye 673 Stiff
    16*, 20* Srixon U65 Utility- Nippon N.S. Pro 105 Stiff
    4-PW Mizuno JPX 900 Tour- Nippon N.S. Pro 120 Stiff
    50* 54* 58* Mizuno T7 White Satin Wedges- DG Spinner
    Bettinardi Queen Bee #9
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  • UnteachableUnteachable North MississippiBST Volunteer Mods  1316WRX Points: 245Handicap: 8Posts: 1,316 Platinum Tees
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    which of these models have the most toe hang and which are more face Balanced? i assume the 6 is face balanced and the 1,3, and 4 have toe hang-correct? also what about the 10?
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  • Chris_PChris_P Members  31WRX Points: 2Handicap: 14Posts: 31 Bunkers
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    Love my huntington 4 with winn fat grip! I didnt see enough difference in the Odessey Works to justify the price once I tried the Cleveland HB.
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  • ThrillhouseThrillhouse EVERYTHING'S COMING UP THRILLHOUSE! Members  11165WRX Points: 24Posts: 11,165 Titanium Tees
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    I wouldn't say no love, people on this site rave about those putters!
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  • defender2803defender2803 Handicap...it's over 9000!! Members  248WRX Points: 67Handicap: 9001Posts: 248 Fairways
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    Much love for these...bought a HB1 last year with Winn grip. Replaced a Ping Isopur 4i. Instant success. Trying out a Tad Moore now but may have to go back to my HB. :|
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    Ping G10 Draw
    Ping G10 3w
    Wilson Hybrid D200-2
    Wilson FG59 3-PW
    Wilson TC 52,56
    Evnroll ER1.1
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  • RobYakesRobYakes "You can talk to a fade but a hook won't listen" Washington, D.C.Members, ClubWRX  478WRX Points: 125Handicap: 4-6Posts: 478 Greens
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    Love my HB1. Was never a fan of the original Winn Pro X 1.32 so I took it off and put a Lamkin Crossline on it. The head weight still feels a bit light so I may put an even lighter grip on it and/or add some tungsten powder down the shaft.
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    SIM 9.0* AD-IZ 6S // SIM 15* AD-IZ 7S // SIM 19* AD-DI 7S // IRONS TBD // MILLED GRIND 50* & 54* Modus 115W // HI-TOE 60* Modus 115W // SPIDER X 34"
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  • BillyBawShanksBillyBawShanks ScotlandMembers  76WRX Points: 16Handicap: 12Posts: 76 Fairways
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    Just bought the H.B 1, great feel off the face. Really solid, good looking putter, excellent value too.
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    Ping G25 Driver 10.5, Regular
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    Ping G25 4 Wood, Stiff
    Ping G30 4 Hybrid, Regular
    Ping G400 Irons 5-SW, KBS Tour 120, Stiff
    Ping Gorge Tour, 50, CFS Stiff
    Ping Glide, 58 WS, CFS Regular
    Odyssey 2 Ball, White Hot Pro, 400g
    Titleist DT Tru soft
  • ecfrittsecfritts Members  560WRX Points: 73Posts: 560 Golden Tee
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    RobYakes wrote:
    Love my HB1. Was never a fan of the original Winn Pro X 1.32 so I took it off and put a Lamkin Crossline on it. The head weight still feels a bit light so I may put an even lighter grip on it and/or add some tungsten powder down the shaft.
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    I'm looking at one and was just going to put some lead tape on the sole. I have never used tungsten powder in the shaft...what would be the benefit over lead tape? Thanks.
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  • franklin15franklin15 Members  93WRX Points: 0Posts: 93
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    they feel great but would you rather have a cleveland putter ot a scotty??
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  • dmeeksDCdmeeksDC ClubWRX  3100WRX Points: 523Handicap: 7.6Posts: 3,100 ClubWRX
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    franklin15 wrote:
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    they feel great but would you rather have a cleveland putter ot a scotty??<br />
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    Not necessarily a Scotty in every instance. Love some of them and others, they’re so ugly and huge that I would not want. The Cleveland 2135 line has a lot to offer for a lot less money. Love the floating alignment line on those. Excellent feel. That is the Cleveland lineup I would look at more than the Huntington Beach.
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    Ping G30 SFT driver, 10 degree, Oban Kiyoshi HB 75 stiff
    Cobra F9 Speedback, 14.5 degree, Fujikura Atmos Blue 7S
    Callaway Epic Flash, 17 degree, HzRDUS Smoke 70 stiff
    Callaway Rogue, 21 degree, Diamana BF 80 stiff
    TaylorMade GAPR Hi 24, KBS TGI 80 stiff

    Srixon z765 (5-7(, z965 (8-P) Fujikura 95i TS stiff
    Callaway MD4 50 S grind, 54 W grind
    Ben Hogan Ft. Worth TK 58
    Odyssey Stroke Lab V-Line putter w/Pure grip
  • WBLWBL Ender of all threads Members  38WRX Points: 50Handicap: 11.0Posts: 38 Bunkers
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    I bought a new Huntington Beach 1 with the oversize grip last summer. Absolutely the best putter I've used. And it was up with the $400 jobs in the Golf Digest Hot list gold awards.
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    What's In the Bag
    Cobra King F8+ 10.5° driver w/stiff Accuflex Creation 65 shaft & std GolfPride Tour Velvet +4 grip
    Tour Edge Exotics CB5 15° 3-wood w/reg Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki shaft & std GolfPride Tour Velvet +4 grip
    Titleist 915H 3 hybrid w/reg Mitsubishi Diamana S+ Blue HB 70 shaft & std GolfPride Tour Velvet +4 grip
    Titleist AP1 714 irons 5-PW w/reg True Temper XP95 R300 shafts & std GolfPride Tour Velvet +4 grips
    Tour Edge Exotics triple grind 60°/7° sand wedge & std TE grip
    Cleveland Huntington Beach #1 putter with Winn 1.32" oversize grip
    Srixon Z-Star ball
    SunMountain C-130 Cart Bag

    Location: central Wisconsin
    hdcp: 11.0
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  • SanzabarSanzabar Members  1316WRX Points: 130Handicap: 5.4Posts: 1,316 Platinum Tees
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    Still firmly believe this is the best value in golf.
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    Ping G400 Max w/Evolution II 569
    Callaway V-Series Heavenwood
    Nike Vapor Speed 23*
    Nike VRS Forged 5-PW
    Nike Engage 50/56/60* & Callaway PM Grind 64*
    SeeMore DB4x PR

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  • watchesandputters13watchesandputters13 Members  71WRX Points: 57Posts: 71 Bunkers
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    They're great sticks, I feel like they punch way above their price and could easily go toe to toe with putters 3x their prices.
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  • Double DodgerDouble Dodger Members  196WRX Points: 101Posts: 196 Fairways
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    franklin15 wrote:
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    they feel great but would you rather have a cleveland putter ot a scotty??<br />
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    I would be willing to bet that if SC put red dots and his name on the HB putters they would be his best sellers. Hands down!
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  • jah7838jah7838 Members  1327WRX Points: 228Posts: 1,327 Platinum Tees
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    I really like the #10 model when I've tried it out in my local PGA SS, and am very tempted to get one. The only thing keeping me from doing so is that I putt really well with my Kingston KP1. They feel just as good as any other high end putter I've tried in stores.
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    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
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