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My interest in RZN Tour balls skyrocketed when I found out about its 11,000 microdimples. Dimple-in-dimple is the only reason I play Bridgestone B330 series balls.

 

I'm thinking of buying several dozen before they are gone.

 

Anyone else do something similar? Or is that unwise because it is not sustainable to start playing a ball that is discontinued?

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I'm staying away from anything Nike. Only reason is I don't want to love any of the products, only to have limited or no availability of products down the road.

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Cobra Forged Tec Black 6i, Forged CB 6-GW - AMT X100 Onyx

Titleist SM8 54.12D, 58.8M - S400 Tour Issue Onyx

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I'm staying away from anything Nike. Only reason is I don't want to love any of the products, only to have limited or no availability of products down the road.

 

that thought crossed my mind as well. but one of the goals I had when I started golfing was to have a full nike bag and since the announcement its become much more affordable to complete that goal plus I'm buying up as much as I can get my hands on and as much as I can afford. there will be a time later in life that I will be a club ho again. but for the forseeable future, I'm all nike.

 

I've bought enough Nike Hyperflight and PD Soft to last me for a few years or more! I think there's always a chance of a certain product being discontinued or replaced with a slightly newer model, so I say go for it if you're really happy with them. Might as well enjoy playing with what you're comfortable with!

 

yes! at the rate I'm accumulating I'm good for at least a few years.

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I'm sure I could go buy 600 Nike RZN Black balls right now or something if I wanted balls for the next 10 years, but at some point I'd have to switch. And by then I'd probably be swinging differently anyway and that ball might not even fit me (currently play a med spin med launch ball).

Taylormade SIM Max 9* - Ventus Black 6x

Cobra Speedzone Big 3 Tour - Accra FX 2.0 370 M5

Cobra Speedzone - Accra FX 2.0 380 M5

Titleist 818H1 - Ventus Blue 10x

Cobra Forged Tec Black 6i, Forged CB 6-GW - AMT X100 Onyx

Titleist SM8 54.12D, 58.8M - S400 Tour Issue Onyx

Custom Atwood

TP5 (testing Vice Pro)

 

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I've got about 10 Dz RZN Platinums and Dot Plats right now. Hoping to grab a few more.

[color=#000000][b]TM 2016 M2 10.5 w/KK Silver 60 S [/b][/color]
[color=#000000][b]TM 2016 M1 3(15) w/KK Black 70 S [/b][/color]
[b][color=#0000ff]TM Rescue 11 3(18) w/NVS Org Next Gen 85 S
Nike VPC 4-PW w/Nippon Modus Tour 120 Stiff[/color][/b]
[color=#000000][b]TM MG2 52 SB and 58 LB w/DGS200  [/b]
[b]TM Spider X Copper [/b][/color]
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Im 10 Dozen in on RZN Tour Platinum/Blocks. Thats not including last years RZN platinum, and Last year and current year RZN whites i grab when im bored.

 

I will stop at 20 Dozen RZN tour.

 

so yea, go ahead. Its like Pokemon Go for golf.

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Mizzy T-20 Raw 50 - Modus 130
TM MG2 54/58 wedges - Modus 130
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Nike Air Hybrid II Bag x 2 (camo and all white)

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Picked up 10 dozen of last year's Platinum. Better ball for me compared to the newer model. What I wouldn't give to find some One Tour D.

 

I have a dozen of the One Tour D if you are interested, sent you a PM. Also have a half dozen of the <ONE * Black> which morphed to the Tour D when it was released.

 

I've obtained 50 dozen of the RZN Tour Black's so I'm good for a few rounds.........ha! I don't think I'll get around to playing the Tour D's anytime soon.

TaylorMade M2 10.5[sup][size=2]o[/size][/sup] / Matrix White Tie 50X4 R
Nike Vr Pro Ltd. 5W / UST VTS 7R Silver
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Callaway Apex 4/23[sup]o [/sup]/ UST Recoil 760 ES F3
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Nike Engage 58 DS / UST Rv2 Gold 115 R
Nike SV Tour 54 / UST Rv2 Gold 115 R
Nike Vr Forged 50 / UST Rv2 Gold 115 R
Nike Origin B2-01
Nike RZN Tour Black

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I bought some of the Rory headcover gift sets, 2 dzn RZN Tour Blacks and a headcover for $35 @ golfsmith. I am actively testing other balls for when I run out though.

 

The Snell MTB performs similarly imo, the ZStar XV was my old stand by but I like the Snell and the B330 better. Just picked up some Tmag TPx, giving those a shot next.

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Tempted to buy a load of these as there's a good deal on the Nike UK website.

 

Only thing is I've never tried them so it's a bit of a risk. And I'm not sure on whether to go for Platinum or Black.

 

I have a fairly high SS, and hit the ball a bit too high with my irons with too much spin.

 

I'm guessing the Black would be better?

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Tempted to buy a load of these as there's a good deal on the Nike UK website.

 

Only thing is I've never tried them so it's a bit of a risk. And I'm not sure on whether to go for Platinum or Black.

 

I have a fairly high SS, and hit the ball a bit too high with my irons with too much spin.

 

I'm guessing the Black would be better?

 

The black sounds like it would be the better fit. It's going to be harder in general. Some people prefer a soft ball, I don't mind something harder if it performs.

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Taylormade Sim Ti - Diamana ZF 80 TX
Titleist 818 H2 19 - Fuji Speeder TS 9.8 X

PXG 0311X 4 - HZRDUS Red 105 X
PXG 0311T Gen 3 - 5 to PW - PX 6.5
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Thanks for the plug. Just ordered some of these online for the same price from academy.

Mizzy GT180 w/ Atmos Black TS / Ping G410+ 9 degree W/ Atmos Black TS
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Titleist 917F 16.5degree
Mizzy CLK 19degree Hybrid 
Mizzy Mp-18 Hi-Fli - 4 iron 
Mizzy 5-PW 919 Tour - Modus 120
Mizzy T-20 Raw 50 - Modus 130
TM MG2 54/58 wedges - Modus 130
TM Spider X (Chalk) / Nike Method Origin B1-01 Putter
Nike Air Hybrid II Bag x 2 (camo and all white)

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Academy has the Black RZN for cheap

 

That is the 2015 ball.

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Nike Vr Pro Ltd. 5W / UST VTS 7R Silver
Callaway Apex 3/20[sup]o [/sup]/ UST Recoil 760 ES F3
Callaway Apex 4/23[sup]o [/sup]/ UST Recoil 760 ES F3
Nike Covert Forged 4-PW / UST Recoil 95 F3
Nike Engage 58 DS / UST Rv2 Gold 115 R
Nike SV Tour 54 / UST Rv2 Gold 115 R
Nike Vr Forged 50 / UST Rv2 Gold 115 R
Nike Origin B2-01
Nike RZN Tour Black

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i have around 6 dozen 2016 RZN Plats stocked. I wouldn't mind getting more but all i see left are the RZN Blacks

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