Aldila - new Rip X shaft - shot @ 2019 PGA Championship

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  • QuigleyDUQuigleyDU Members  10334WRX Points: 3,534Handicap: 8Posts: 10,334 Titanium Tees
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    is that what Phil has been swinging?

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    Driver: Taylormade SIM 10.5 KBS TD 70TX
    3 iron Cobra King Utility Aldila Rouge 90 X flex
    4-PW Cobra king forged CB KBS $ Taper 130 X flex
    WEDGES; CLEVELAND RTX4: 49 and 64
    WEDGES: Titleist SM7 54 and 60 KBS tour custom matte black shafts.
    PUTTER; Kronos release long neck
    BALL; 2019 ProV1 yellow/Snell MTB-X yellow
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  • cardoustiecardoustie haha, we don't play for 5's Tasmania to CanadaMembers  13773WRX Points: 2,625Handicap: 0.9 >< 3.8Posts: 13,773 Titanium Tees
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    love me some Aldila RIP'd

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  • markheardjrmarkheardjr Member 141..Oh yeah...Snap to youngin! Members  7377WRX Points: 193Handicap: 3.8Posts: 7,377 Titanium Tees
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    Looks like maybe Mamba tech in a RIP shaft? We had the Rogue I/O with the RIP tech, maybe a Rogue I/O with higher MSI count material?

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    Was hitting my RIP Alpha today and guys with M4's drivers were asking me, "is that a new shaft?".

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    Driver TS2 (first driver in 9 years that could out the trusty 910 D2)
    Ping i3+ Blades (backup set Mizuno MP 54 P-4 which are now in cold storage until the end of time)
    Rogue 3 wood with Evenflow Blue (so easy to hit high and long...Evenflow rules!)
    Rogue 5 wood with Evenflow Blue
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    I M trying to remember what the rip profile was like. I seem to remember something super stout.

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    Driver: Taylormade SIM 10.5 KBS TD 70TX
    3 iron Cobra King Utility Aldila Rouge 90 X flex
    4-PW Cobra king forged CB KBS $ Taper 130 X flex
    WEDGES; CLEVELAND RTX4: 49 and 64
    WEDGES: Titleist SM7 54 and 60 KBS tour custom matte black shafts.
    PUTTER; Kronos release long neck
    BALL; 2019 ProV1 yellow/Snell MTB-X yellow
  • Rig14PortRig14Port Members  945WRX Points: 267Handicap: +18Posts: 945 Golden Tee
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    Still have some RIP shafts in the closet that are my "backup" shafts when I need to change things up. The Beta tipped 2" is a great setup in fairway woods!! #BringBackTheRIP.

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    Cleveland RTX 4 50*, 54*, 58* DG 120 X100
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  • jdailey03jdailey03 JD03 Members  341WRX Points: 63Posts: 341 Bunkers
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    3 words.
    RIP Phenom NastyLong.

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    KCCO
  • Trying4BetterTrying4Better Members  231WRX Points: 86Handicap: 13Posts: 231 Fairways
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    On -, @Moo said:

    Was hitting my RIP Alpha today and guys with M4's drivers were asking me, "is that a new shaft?".

    I had one built into a new TS3 driver and the fitters at PGATSS were wondering what it was and why I picked it, ha-ha. It really is a great shaft. I tend to like that profile though. The other profile I find to be very similar is the Matrix Ozix Black Tie 70M4, another beast of a shaft.

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    On -, @Trying4Better said:

    On -, @Moo said:

    Was hitting my RIP Alpha today and guys with M4's drivers were asking me, "is that a new shaft?".

    I had one built into a new TS3 driver and the fitters at PGATSS were wondering what it was and why I picked it, ha-ha. It really is a great shaft. I tend to like that profile though. The other profile I find to be very similar is the Matrix Ozix Black Tie 70M4, another beast of a shaft.

    I've put mine on my TS2. It's a really great shaft that because it's 10 years old doesn't get the attention. I just dig the feel and the ball flight. And it can be crazy long.

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    Driver TS2 (first driver in 9 years that could out the trusty 910 D2)
    Ping i3+ Blades (backup set Mizuno MP 54 P-4 which are now in cold storage until the end of time)
    Rogue 3 wood with Evenflow Blue (so easy to hit high and long...Evenflow rules!)
    Rogue 5 wood with Evenflow Blue
    Titleist 915 F 7 wood (the incredible Hedgehog...there is no turf that can stop the Hedgehog!)
    Miura 56 K
    Vokey gap and 62 M
    Ping Vault Ketsch 2.0
    Bridgestone B XS the ONLY ball I'll play.  It's sticky, like a sticky bun!
  • LowDimeLowDime Members  189WRX Points: 95Handicap: 13Posts: 189 Fairways
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    i have one of the older red eye versions in a titleist 910f 4 wood that is amazing. Seems like a rocket, But yes they are stout for sure. I got a m2 with a atmos in it and it is very high flight. Need to find another shaft for that one.

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  • Trying4BetterTrying4Better Members  231WRX Points: 86Handicap: 13Posts: 231 Fairways
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    On -, @Moo said:

    On -, @Trying4Better said:

    On -, @Moo said:

    Was hitting my RIP Alpha today and guys with M4's drivers were asking me, "is that a new shaft?".

    I had one built into a new TS3 driver and the fitters at PGATSS were wondering what it was and why I picked it, ha-ha. It really is a great shaft. I tend to like that profile though. The other profile I find to be very similar is the Matrix Ozix Black Tie 70M4, another beast of a shaft.

    I've put mine on my TS2. It's a really great shaft that because it's 10 years old doesn't get the attention. I just dig the feel and the ball flight. And it can be crazy long.

    I agree, sneaky long!

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  • timothyjames333timothyjames333 TinkerHatHead Boston, MAMembers  174WRX Points: 109Handicap: 3Posts: 174 Fairways
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    I. Want. This.

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  • cardoustiecardoustie haha, we don't play for 5's Tasmania to CanadaMembers  13773WRX Points: 2,625Handicap: 0.9 >< 3.8Posts: 13,773 Titanium Tees
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    Rip phenom 50 Tx is awesome
    Nasty Long 60x also wicked

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    Ping G400 3w 13.5* Oban Revenge 65x
    Ping G400 5w 16.5* Blueboard Ion 73x
    Callaway Apex 4h 23* GD Tour AD DI 95x
    Callaway Apex 5h 26* GD Tour AD DI 105x
    Ping Blueprint 6 - PW UST Recoil 110
    Vokey SM2 50-54tvd-59tvd-64 s400 onyx
    Piretti Matera Elite torched

  • cardoustiecardoustie haha, we don't play for 5's Tasmania to CanadaMembers  13773WRX Points: 2,625Handicap: 0.9 >< 3.8Posts: 13,773 Titanium Tees
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    On -, @jdailey03 said:

    3 words.
    RIP Phenom NastyLong.

    That's 6 words fella

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    Ping G400 LST 10.6* GD BB 7s
    Ping G400 3w 13.5* Oban Revenge 65x
    Ping G400 5w 16.5* Blueboard Ion 73x
    Callaway Apex 4h 23* GD Tour AD DI 95x
    Callaway Apex 5h 26* GD Tour AD DI 105x
    Ping Blueprint 6 - PW UST Recoil 110
    Vokey SM2 50-54tvd-59tvd-64 s400 onyx
    Piretti Matera Elite torched

  • HaggisPXGHaggisPXG Nedderto Newcastle upon Tyne, UKMembers  139WRX Points: 86Posts: 139 Fairways
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    I tried a Trinity in an M2 head that was excellent, sure that had some RIP tech in it ( plus some other Aldila wizardry) but when I went back to buy it the shop had gone bust - have not been able to find one since but would love to try it in my F8+

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