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I have been searching for a bit now and coming up empty. I would say best part of my game is when i pull out a Bob Vokey finest out the bag and swing. Im wondering is there an iron that i could try that has the same Sole, Lineup, Thickness, Feel as a vokey? Would that be a blade type iron?? Thanks guys and gals looking forward to your responses.

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Cast Blades... Ping S55?

 

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the vokey sm2's go great with s55's ,,, speaking from experience

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Interesting thought....but.....

 

 

1) The shape and size of the Vokeys are relevant to swing weight and length of shafts

2) If you had Irons that are the same shape and size with reference to loft and length of iron you would have some crazy swing weights at the end of the bag 7,6,5,4 irons....

 

 

 

Saying you like the Vokeys are 2 part like DTX stated....its a wedge so the easier of clubs to hit....and 2 setting and club up like that again would run into some huge design problems with swing weights....

 

Imagine most Vokeys are already D5-D6 swing weight, if they added longer shafts while only changing lofts, the 4iron would be like swinging a sledgehammer LOL.

 

 

 

Outside of that, you ares simply looking at a bladed cast club....S55 are probably closest to a cast blade LOL>

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I remember reading long ago when I first started that he loved the FG-17s back then...

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Yeah Ping are cast, but they don't necessarily feel like the same as a Vokey just because they are both cast. I play both and both could pass as forged IMO. IMO the Titleist CB's/MB's feel like Vokeys at least for me. I know they aren't cast obviously, but as far as how they sound, which is a HUGE part in what we interpret as "feel" they are pretty similar.

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