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Kale_m WITB 2019 — couple new off season additions

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Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
Joined:  edited Nov 3, 2019 2:46pm in What's In The Bag Photo Edition #1
Got a few companies in my bag for this year.



Driver - G400lst 8.5 turned to 7.5 with Tensei Pro orange 70tx. Plays to 45” and D5.5 swing weight tipped 1/2”.

Really liking this thing. Have a fitting with Tm tommrow. Will compare the spin rates. When I get this consistently in the 2200-2500 rpm spin rate at my speed it is a bomber.



3 wood — testing a m3 hl (turned to 15.5) with a Tensei Pro orange 80tx (need to get it extended an inch to 43” currently at D0 S.W.) loving the feel and flight of This club. Low spin which I need. Just cracked my 3rd M2 tour head so probbaly not going to go that route anymore.



Driving iron — titleist tmb 3 iron. Currently has a x100 in it but will be going to most likely a 90tx Tensei White or a AD-DI 105x. Use this off the tee and into par 5’s. Need a bit more height out of it for those reasons. Don’t get along with hybrids.



Irons — Callaway Apex MB raw 4-pW with TIx100. Hit these at a demo day last spring and loved them. Just hated the chrome. Went with mp18 and then got deal on Tm 730’s. But still had my heart on the callys. Found a hook up and got a new set sent to me in Canada. And these things are sweet!



Wedges — 52/56 milled grind and a 60 hi toe— love the hi toe. Great around the greens and out of the bunkers. The milled grinds are very nice as well. Might prefer vokeys in the 52/56 though. We will see if these stay.



Putter — spider tour black- 35” — this will be my 3rd season with this thing. Cans find anything else that feels as stable and smooth for my stroke. Added a line with pin stripe tape. Works well!



Ball — tp5x and might try the yellow pro v this year as well.
Posted:
Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
Ping g410 2hy at 16*
Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
Callaway md4 52/56
Tm hi toe 60
Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
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  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Ugh. Tm fitting was today...



    Changes may on the way lol
    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
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  • TrueWRXTrueWRX  1731WRX Points: 211Members Posts: 1,731
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    Kale_m wrote:


    Ugh. Tm fitting was today...



    Changes may on the way lol
    TM has some good products this year all across the board.
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  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    PatsNation wrote:

    Kale_m wrote:


    Ugh. Tm fitting was today...



    Changes may on the way lol
    TM has some good products this year all across the board.




    181 mph ballspeed out of the m6 turned to 7.5*. With PO70tx.

    1900-2200 spin. 11 launch. Was hitting some bombs.



    Same shaft in my G400lst was getting close to the same. Maybe a touch more spin at 2200-2400
    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Zach HeusserZach Heusser  5186WRX Points: 156Marshals Posts: 5,186
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    Serious mixed bag Very cool
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  • YacuoneYacuone  84WRX Points: 106Members Posts: 84
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    If I didn't have my irons, I would have your irons. Good bag.
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    Cobra F9 9* w/ Atmos TS Black 6X
    Cobra F9 Tour 3w w/ Atmos TS Black 7X
    Callaway Apex '19 3h w/ PX Catalyst 8X
    Cobra King Pro Black (4-5 CB / 6-P MB) w/ S400 AMT
    Cobra King Black Wedges: 52*, 56*, 60* w/ S400
    Yes! Ryo Design
  • tdk8180tdk8180  2417WRX Points: 144Members Posts: 2,417
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    Noice
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  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Tmb Looking like it is sold..



    Callaway UT 18 or back to a udi 790?
    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Hanlpa01Hanlpa01 Akron, OH 107WRX Points: 57Members Posts: 107
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    Strictly cosmetic but I like how the wedges look in three different colors. Nice touch.
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  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Hanlpa01 wrote:


    Strictly cosmetic but I like how the wedges look in three different colors. Nice touch.




    Just 2 colours there



    Black in the 52/56 and then copper in the hi toe
    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Spider is sold



    Tmb going tommrow



    New additions to come



    790 udi with pro white 90tx



    And a spider x putter



    Mixed bag is becoming a Tm majority bag here ...
    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    First change is the driver. The G400 was good but seemed to go left on me more then usual. Probably due to the heavy swing weight. It was at D5.5. Turned over a bit to much for me. Traded the head for a 9.5 M4z. Plugged in my Tensei Pro orange 70tx. Plays at 45” , headwieght is 194g, D3 sw, and in the 7.5*. Man this thng is sweet! No lefts (unless a crap swing) and long! Love the feel of this thing!! Sw came out perfect! Don’t have to mess with anything and it came in perfect. I don’t thing the counterbalance effect of the PO has as big of Effect as some say.



    Next up is the driving iron. Picked up a 790 udi 2 iron with the tensei probwhite 90tx. Great stick! Should fil the Gap nicely!



    Last up, sold the spider tour black. Picked up the spider x navy at 35”. Liked the black and played it for 2 years. But this one feels better (higher quality) and looks better . Weighting feels perfect.



    Just waiting to hear back from TM on my broken 3w to see wht goes in that slot.



    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
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  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    New we
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    Traded the tm milled grind wedges in for a 52/56 md4 pair

    Also got on the gc quad.

    Driver shaft may be the next thing to tinker with. Knock off some spin and height maybe

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
    Joined:  edited Apr 7, 2019 12:55am #14

    Throwing this in the mix. Hopefully to the range tomorrow to hit my current driver and this to find the best combo.

    Light heads. M6 was 193g bad m4 was 194g

    Both lead taped to 199g.

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
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    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
    Joined:  edited Apr 23, 2019 3:26am #16


    M5 rocket with Tensei Pro orange 80tx in the bag.

    Really liking this. I really think the face was flattened on my m3, got some crazy ball flights with that thing. This thing is way more consistent it seems

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
    Joined:  edited May 24, 2019 8:49pm #17


    Snapped my tensei white 90tx in the udi on a golf trip. Replaced it with the Aldila atx tour 95tx black hybrid shaft.

    Stealth looking stick. See how she goes

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
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  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Udi is gone. To inconsistent..

    In the bag is the g410 19* hybrid. Has the stock CB Alta shaft 70s in it. I absolutely love this thing! Super hot off the face. Very accurate. Loving it!

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • The_ChampThe_Champ Canada 31WRX Points: 19Members Posts: 31
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    How did you snap the pro white in the udi?

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    WITB


    Driver: Taylormade M5 9.0*- Project X Hzrdus Smoke Black 70 6.5TX
    3 Wood: Taylormade M4 HL 16.5* - Fujikura Atmos Tour Spec Red 7X
    Driving iron: Taylormade P790 UDI 18* - UST Recoil 90X

    4iron-AW: Callaway Steelhead Pro CF 17 - Dynamic Gold XP 105S

    56*SS & 60*TS: Ping Glide 2.0 Stealth - Ping Wedge shaft

    Putter: Ping PLD Anser 2- 35 inch- pingman grip 


    Backups

    3 Hybrid: Taylormade M3 rescue 19*- Fujikura Atmos Blue hybrid 8X
    putter: Taylormade Spider Tour Red - Superstroke GT 1.0

  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    On -, @The_Champ said:

    How did you snap the pro white in the udi?

    Just hitting it. Broke right at the hosel

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Alright lots of updates here:



    But first the stuff that has stuck around this year.
    — Callaway apex mb raw 4-PW with TIX100 shafts, 1 flat. Probbaly the softest, easiest to hit blades out there. I always look at new irons but then realize that nothing is going to feel as good as these. So good! Might add the AW over the winter. We will see.

    — next is wedges. 52/56 md4 in the S grind 2 degree flat. Really like these. Was not sure at the start, once I got them bent flat though they were in the bag to stay! 60 hi toe. Like this but might replace with the matching 60 md4 x grind over the winter (can get brand new ones cheap at the demo sales) only reason to replace is for full swing performance, kinda iffy with the hi toe with a. Full swing to a tight pin.

    — Taylormade spider x 34” with a snsr 104cc square grip. Went to the claw grip with this putter and am really putting well. Little paint chip on top. Kinda annoying but still makes putts.

    Now the new stuff!

    — Ping g410 plus 9* driver (-1 loft and flat) 45” length and weight in the middle Fuji pro 2.0 TS 6x. This thing is so good! My m6 and PO70tx was good but was inconsistent for me. The PO shaft might not have been the best for me even though I was fit into it. Felt spinny and like I had to really work to get it to load even At 121mph SS. This Fuji shaft feels great! Would like to try the Lst head to see if there is any difference but probbaly won’t bother right now. Played at 45”

    — Ping g410 hybrid 19. Stock Alta 70s shaft.

    Ditched my 790 udi for this and it is so good. The udi was a 1 trick pony. Off the tee and that is about it. Comes in way to hot and low for anything else. PW 90tx might go in this. Really good with the stock shaft though. No hooks at all.

    — Titleist TS3 16.5 3w evenflow t1100 6.5 75g shaft. Set to .75 flat standard loft and weighting.
    Just pleas fitted for this. First round played today and I am in love! Had the m5 rocket with po80tx in it and it was the worst club in my bag. All over the place. Just cost me strokes. Mostly used off the tee. So easy to hit and love the feel and sound of this!

    Handicap is siting at 1.8 right now. Not bad for having 2 young kids, playing once a week usually and a range session a week!!

    Fire away with any questions!

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • cardoustiecardoustie haha, we don't play for 5's Tasmania to Canada 13043WRX Points: 1,976Members Posts: 13,043
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    Quite a few changes in this thread
    You should hit the blueprints ! Then raw Apex MB's would go bye bye
    I'm moving slowly towards all PING

    Posted:

    Ping G400 LST 11* Oban Revenge 65 06
    Callaway Xhot 3 Deep 14.5* Fubuki 73x
    Callaway GBB 5w 17* Aldila NVS 85x 
    Callaway Apex v1 3h 20* AD DI 95x
    Cally Apex v1 5h 26* Apache MFS 85x
    Mizuno 919T 6-G UST Recoil 95 f4 
    Vokey sm2 54*m & 59*m TVD 
    Callaway PM 64* UST 110 f4
    Yes Donna

    '19 Index 0.9 ~ 3.7
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    On -, @cardoustie said:

    Quite a few changes in this thread
    You should hit the blueprints ! Then raw Apex MB's would go bye bye
    I'm moving slowly towards all PING

    Scared to hit the blue prints. A buddy has them in lefty. Look really good. Just $2500 here in Canada

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • gentlesgentles  1981WRX Points: 195Members Posts: 1,981
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    Where in Canada are you? I'm visiting Calgary and a few other spots near there in August, any recommendations? Great setup, love the changes!

    Posted:
    Mizuno ST190 9.5 Aldila Tour Blue 75x
    Mizuno ST190 TS 15* Aldila Tour Blue 85x
    Callaway Apex 2h Aldila NVS 105x 
    Taylormade UDI 3i + 5i DG AMT x100
    Taylormade P770 6-A DG AMT x100
    Taylormade Milled Grind 54 + 58  S300
    Ping Anser Milled 5 / Odyssey Versa 1W
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    On -, @gentles said:

    Where in Canada are you? I'm visiting Calgary and a few other spots near there in August, any recommendations? Great setup, love the changes!

    I am in Calgary. Let me know what’s up we can try and go for a round

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • pleadguitarpleadguitar Sudbury, Ontario 681WRX Points: 80Members Posts: 681
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    You have great taste sir, love it!

    Posted:
    Cobra F6+ Pro 8.5* Kuro Kage Silver Tini 70X 44.5"
    Callaway X-Hot Pro 15° Project X pxv 6.0
    Cobra S2 Forged 3-PW Nippon NSPro1130 Tour 
    Cobra King PUR 50°V-54.5°V DG S300
    Callaway PM Grind 59° DG S300
    Wilson Staff 8802 Milled 32.5"
    Titleist DT Trusoft/ Callaway Superhot 
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Good session today with everything. Getting everything dialed in. Very happy with the bag right now!

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
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    Bruh those MB's look so sick. Good putter choice and 3W choice too!

    Posted:
    Titleist TS2 9.5* Tensei Pro White 60S
    Titleist TS2 15* Tensei Pro White 70S
    Titleist TS2 18* Tensei Pro White 70S
    TaylorMade P790 '19 4-PW Project X LZ 120
    PING Glide 3.0 50SS/54SS/58SS DG S200
    PING Vault 2.0 Voss
    Titleist ProV1x #27
    WITB
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    With my wife back to work now after her year off with maternity leave it is hard to get on the course. So the range is where I get most of my “golf” in these days. Hopefully back on the course soon!!

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
  • Kale_mKale_m  2153WRX Points: 357Members Posts: 2,153
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    Well, my 3 week old ts3 3w will have to go back. Found a crack in it. Right on the recoil channel thing.... man I don’t know what it is about 3w’s. They just don’t hold up for me

    Posted:
    Ping g410 LST 9* weight in toe, PW70tx 
    Ping g410 2hy at 16*
    Ping g410 3hy at 20.5 
    Callaway Apex MB Raw TIX100
    Callaway md4 52/56
    Tm hi toe 60
    Tm spider x 34” navy with true path alignment
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    ****, what a year in clubs. Those mb’s are beautiful btw.

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