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Will be 80 in June. Been playing since 1962 (59 years). Handicap is currently 18 but am working to get it back to 15-16. My 3-wood is an oldie but goodie, KZG 15 degree Maraging Power with a Grafalloy

What? Do you even know where you are? Do you not know what goes on around here? Don't let mgmt hear you talking like that. 

11 hdcp, still rocking the og RBZ 3 wood. 

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Somewhere between +1 and 1 depending on what swing shows up with me.  Taylormade M3 HL with a tipped hzrdus yellow handcrafted.  My back up is a Taylormade RBZ2 tour with an Aldila phenom. 

Taylormade M3 9*  KBS TD Cat4

Taylormade M3 4HL Hzrdus Yellow 63g

New Level 18* KBS Tour Prototype 95X

Mizuno JPX 919 Tours 3-PW Project X 6.0's

Cleveland RTX4 Raw 50/54/58 Project X 7.0's

Byron Morgan Stainless DH89 w/ Stability Tour / / Scotty Cameron Studio Design 2 

Bridgestone Tour B XS 

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About a 1. Playing a Sim ti with an old Diamana d plus. I may switch the shaft out soon though. Love the head too much to think about anything else. 

Dr. SIM 9° w/ Atmos black 6x

3 and 5 woods. SIM w/ old D+ 82x

Ui. X forged ut w/ project x 6.5

5 to pw. '14 TP MB w/ project x 6.5

Gw, sw. T20 w/ project x 6.5

Lw. Milled grind w/ dg s200

Putter. Odyssey OG 7s, 33 inches

Ball. Taylormade TP5x

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Just now, Gtyler14 said:

Yeah OG sim ti. My 3 wood is a tour issue head in the standard setting which is 14.6 actual loft.

Every now and then I'll miss slightly left with my 17m2. Trying the sim2 ti so I can set the loft down a notch and help keep the face open to path a bit more. The 17m2 has been an absolute dream other than the occasional left shot...more a pull than anything else.

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19 minutes ago, Gtyler14 said:

I can usually tell with a few balls of a 3 wood will work for me and I’ve been able to work it both ways and it’s long. I almost bailed on it since I was trying shaft but I had the tensei raw blue 85tx in my 5 wood so I got one for the 3 wood and I couldn’t ask for more

I'm the same. I play a 757 speeder evo2. I put an adapter on the backup shaft so I could compare the adapter 3woods from both sim lines. I didn't care for the OG sim ti. But the sim2 showed exact same launch monitor numbers as my 17m2 with basically the same flight at the lower loft. Plus, the sim2 has a CoG further back. It showed better control than OG sim ti.  

 

Recently put a 21* hybrid delofted a degree which got me thinking down this line.

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0.4.  
Sim TI Rocket 14*
Tour Ad Di 7 stiff

90% tee 10% fairway 

WITB:

TaylorMade M6 9* Fujikura Atmos Tour Spec Red 6 stiff
TaylorMade SIM Rocket
TaylorMade SIM 5 wood
TaylorMade 2019 P790 4-P  KBS Tour 120 stiff SS1X
TaylorMade MG2 48* KBS Tour 120 stiff-MG2 54* and 58* KBS Hi-REV 2.0
PXG Gen2 Operator 38 inches
PING Heppler ZB3

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8.x currently.  Cobra King LTD 3w.  Currently using 8m3, but thinking of assembling an adapter with RIP Alpha 80 for it.  Ironically, the RIP has the RBZ paint scheme.  

 

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The Ever Changing Bag!  A lot of mixing and matching
Driver: TM Original One 11.5* (tuned down), Aldila RIP Alpha 80 X -or- King LTD, NV ProtoPype 80 X, 43.5" 

3w: Cobra King LTD, Aldila RIP Beta 90 X
Hybrid:  TaylorMade Stage 2 Tour 2h, NV105 S

Irons grab bag:  3-PW Mizuno MP37, Recoil Proto 125 F4; 3-PW Golden Ram TW276, NV105 S
Wedges:  Dynacraft Dual Millled 52*, SteelFiber i125 S -or- Scratch 8620 DD 53*, SteelFiber i125 S; PM Grind 19 58*
Putter:  Snake Eyes Viper Tour Sv1, 34" -or- Cleveland Huntington Beach #1, 34.5" -or- Rife Bimini, 34"
Balls: Wilson Staff Duo Professional or TaylorMade TP5

GripMaster Roo or Kidd leather grips

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1 minute ago, getitdaily said:

Did you try the sim ti and sim.max and preferred the sim ti?


I’ve tried everything. I actually have a SIM Max 5 wood in the bag. I prefer the Ti version in the 3, and it’s really easy to launch from the fairway. 
 

I had the G425 LST 3 wood earlier this year but the SIM2 Ti was just so much better all around once for my swing I compared them. 

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No idea and I was playing a '17 M1 3 wood with Kuro Kage shaft and loved it. I pulled it for another wedge.

Taylormade M3 driver Mitsubishi Kuro Kage TiNi 70G shaft (cut to 44.5")

Taylormade M1 5 wood

Taylormade M4 19* Hybrid 

Taylormade GAPR Mid 21* Hybrid

KZG Forged 2-M cavity back 4-6 

KZG Forged Blade 7-PW

Mitsubishi Kuro Kage 80g iron shafts

Lazrus 52/8 and 56/12 wedges

Tour "Percision" [sic] Milled TP-M5 putter

Golf Pride Concept Helix grips

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1 hour ago, getitdaily said:

What were you in before the sim ti?

915fd. I don't change fairway woods often.

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Dr. SIM 9° w/ Atmos black 6x

3 and 5 woods. SIM w/ old D+ 82x

Ui. X forged ut w/ project x 6.5

5 to pw. '14 TP MB w/ project x 6.5

Gw, sw. T20 w/ project x 6.5

Lw. Milled grind w/ dg s200

Putter. Odyssey OG 7s, 33 inches

Ball. Taylormade TP5x

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0.8 at the moment , in love with a ts2 16.5 at A1 setting ( standard ) with a Tensei blue. Cannon off the deck.  

 

Mizuno ST-Z 9.5 Diamana TB 70TX 

Titleist ts2 16.5 * Tensei CK pro Blue 80TX

TM Sim tour 19*  Aldila proto 95TX  

Titleist T100 4-pw MMT 125TX 

Vokey sm7 50 54 58 MCI 125 mild  

Cameron GSS 009  1.5 , sound slot , tungsten sole weights , head speed shaft. 

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