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Although I'm not sure, it appears to be the same finish process as "DBM" (diamonized black metal). They also use "diamond" in their description and specifically say it's designed to harden the metal and resist finish wear. If that's the case, based on Maltby designs using that process, you will be limited to how much you can bend the irons and it won't "spider"...it will snap. You can usually get 1* and sometimes 2*, but it's risky.

I'd ask PXG directly since we don't know for sure that it's the same process (Cobra is also using the same or similar process).

 

Titleist TSi3 9* B1T2 Tensei AV Raw White / Cobra SZ Tour 3W Tensei AV Blue 14* / Cobra F6 Baffler Matrix Red Tie 18.5* / Maltby KE4 TC 22* / Maltby TS2 5-GW DG105 X100 / Taylormade Hi-Toe 54*/60* / Evnroll ER8 SNSR Pro

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> @buddymaxwell said:

> Thanks. I have a "Gabe Golf" swing trainer that has a black Maltby head. It is extremely easy to bend, mine is 4 up now and was no problem to do. Not sure if that is the same head/finish you were talking about but I'll check with Maltby and contact PXG as well.

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> Thanks again

 

Your trainer probably isn’t the same process. Maltby uses it in the DBM, Black MMB, Black PTM, and Black Tour wedges.

 

Titleist TSi3 9* B1T2 Tensei AV Raw White / Cobra SZ Tour 3W Tensei AV Blue 14* / Cobra F6 Baffler Matrix Red Tie 18.5* / Maltby KE4 TC 22* / Maltby TS2 5-GW DG105 X100 / Taylormade Hi-Toe 54*/60* / Evnroll ER8 SNSR Pro

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