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I’ve just sold a TS3 hybrid 19*, which I really liked but I want 20y more at least. I struggled to hit it any further than my 21* degree TS2, ball flight also very similar.

The new club will primarily be used as a tee club so distance and accuracy is key.

I’d prefer a hybrid but will consider other clubs. It will only very occasionally be used from the fairway as the two courses at my club are relatively short, ideally I’ll get 220y carry.

For reference I normally score about 10 over par, my weakness is off the tee, some days I’m good, some days I hit everything left. My irons and wedges are all good, and if I can keep my tee shots in check I’m likely to score 5-7 over par.

Ball flight is typically high with lots of spin, I don’t need a club that helps me get it in the air, that’s really not an issue. I’d prefer a club that I can do an iron-like swing on in an ideal world. And with a deep/tall face ideally.

Suggestions please.

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I would suggest you give PING or Srixon Hybrids a try. Srixon's aren't real popular but I've had good luck with them and you can generally get them for a good price.

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Epic Flash Hybrid 3.

Livin' proof that Lefties are not naturally talented.

Driver Callaway Epic Flash 10.5 set to 9.5
3 Wood Epic Flash set to 16 degrees
3-5 Hybrids Epic Flash 18 20 23 degrees
6 hybrid Big Bertha 26 degree 
7-AW Callaway Mavrik Irons 
50 degree GW Vokey SM7
56 degree SW Vokey SM7
Odyssey White Hot V-Line Fang

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Concur with EF 3Hy; 18°, adjustable, long & forgiving, and recently marked down. Sticking w/Titleist, I’d test out TS3 5W 18°, TS2 2Hy 17°, and U-500 2U 17°. If I had the swing speed for a strong driving iron, I’d get both 5W and 2U, switch it up depending on the course.

Fall 2021

Cobra King F6+ 1W 10.5° (orange) Diamana D+ 62

Callaway Mavrik Sub Zero 4W 16.5° Rogue White 70

Callaway Mavrik Pro 3Hy KBS Hybrid 80

Callaway Apex 19 4Hy 23° EvenFlow Black 85

Callaway 2018 X-Forged 5i-7i / Apex MB 8i-PW Modus 120

Mizuno S18 51.08 56.10 60.10 DG Wedge

Bettinardi Studio Stock 28 CS / Piretti Cottonwood II CS

 

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I tried a P790 UDI. It’s not printable what I thought of it, but suffice it to say I can hit my 8I further than I could hit that monstrosity. No such problems with a couple of Crossovers, a Cobra Utility and a Wilson Staff Model Utility, apart from the fact I maxed out at about 200y with all of them. Same instore with a U510. That TM though was an absolute horror.

 

To be honest, I hit a hybrid way more consistently than a utility.

 

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Fall 2021

Cobra King F6+ 1W 10.5° (orange) Diamana D+ 62

Callaway Mavrik Sub Zero 4W 16.5° Rogue White 70

Callaway Mavrik Pro 3Hy KBS Hybrid 80

Callaway Apex 19 4Hy 23° EvenFlow Black 85

Callaway 2018 X-Forged 5i-7i / Apex MB 8i-PW Modus 120

Mizuno S18 51.08 56.10 60.10 DG Wedge

Bettinardi Studio Stock 28 CS / Piretti Cottonwood II CS

 

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@Joelsim I'd suggest a Cobra Forged Tec 3i. Play it at standard length and maybe get it bent 1* strong.
I just replaced my Cobra 3U with one and it is is much better. Narrower sole so it plays like an iron, foam filled so it sounds better, and it hits bullets.

Cobra RAD Speed 9* : KBS TD 70 Cat 3 / Ventus Blue 6-S

Cobra RAD Speed 3W : Graphite Design AD TP8-S

Srixon ZXU #2 : Nippon Modus 3 120-S

Wilson Staff CB 4-PW : Nippon Modus3 120-S

Cleveland Zipcore 50, 54: Nippon Modus2 120/125 S 

Cobra MIM Black 58 : Nippon 125 Wedge

Piretti Potenza 370g : Breakthrough Technology Stability Shaft - 34"

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Callaway 17* Superhybrid

TaylorMade Sim Max 9* @ 7* Aldila Quaranta Reg
Ping G425 3wd @ Flat setting Grafalloy Pro lite 3.5 Reg
Ping G425 7wd @ -1 Flat setting Graffaloy Pro Lite 3.5 Reg
Ping G425 22 hybrid @ Flat setting Aldila NVS 85 Reg
PXG Gen 3 0311XP 5-GW Mitsubishi MMT 80 Reg

Ping Tour-S Raw 56* @ 55, 60* KBS Tour 90 Wrx combo grind
Evnroll ER8 33”

 

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