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Both times I used prov1x.  I'm talking 2nd gen. 

TM SIM 2, 8* w/Diamana ZF 60TX

TM SIM 15* w/Diamana ZF 80TX

TM Tour Issue Rescue 11 TP Deep Face Ghost Proto 16* HB  w/Thump 105x

New Level NLU-01 21* w/KBS Proto 105x

New Level 623-M 5-PW w/MMT 125 TX

54* Miura HB w/KBS 610 S+, 58* Miura w/KBS Tour Black

Scotty Cameron Studio Select Newport 1

 

 

 

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#1 - Titleist Tour Balata 100. 

#2 - Titleist Tour Balata 100.

#3 - Titleist Tour Presige 100

 

Not a sniff since Titleist stopped making the wound ball.  I smell a conspiracy here.

 

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Ping G400 9º TFC 419 Stiff at 45"

Jazz 3 wd Powercoil Stiff
Ping i20 3 Hyb 707H Stiff
Rogue 3iron Recoil 660 F3 +1/2"
X2 Hot 4-PW Recoil 660 F3 +1/2"
Vokey SM2 52º cc, Ping ES 56º and ES 60º
Ping Sigma2 Valor at 34.75"
MCC Align Midsize

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Titleist Tour Balata 100 for my first hole in one.  I played 36 that day and the ace happened on hole 17 of the second round.  The ball actually had a cut and was out of round but I was playing well and never noticed any unusual flight or roll, it probably helped it curve into the cup.

Titleist TSi3 10 w Fuji Ventus Velocore Black

TM 2017 M2 Tour 15 w HC HZRDUS Black

Titleist T200 3 w HC HZRDUS Black

Titleist T100 4-9 w TI X100

Titleist SM7 47.11 F, 51.13 F; SM8 55.15 F & 60.08 M w TI X100

Byron Morgan 612SS

Titleist AVX

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Got my 1st and only hole-in-one on the 1st of September 2015. I was getting married later in the month. Threw the bag on the back to get a quick 9 in after work. Played a Titleist ProV1x #3 with a Patron Tequila logo on it.

 

Hit a 6-iron about 180yards on hole #4 downhill front left pin. Ball hit the front left mound (didn't even hit the green) kicked right and rolled up onto the green like a purely rolled putt. Started calling everyone I could think of because there was no one in close proximity on the course to have seen or heard it. If it is my only ever hole-in-one I am completely satisfied with God as my witness!

 

My buddies give me a hard time telling me I've never gotten one but they know it's not something I'd fib about. I had been playing the game for 15+ years before I got one. A moment I will forever cherish.

 

I keep the ball in a shadow box frame with the course photo pin sheet in the background with all my other scorecards, putter headcovers and golfing trip photos with my sports memorabilia collection.

Cobra King F9 Speedback 9GD Tour AD XC-6 TX
Cobra King F9 Speedback Tour 3-4 15GD Tour AD DI-8x

Cobra King F9 Speedback Tour 4-5 19GD Tour AD TP-8x

Titleist 910H 24*/27Oban Kiyoshi Purple Hybrid 05 FLEX 100gms
Cobra S3 Pro Forged CB 6i / MB 7-PW  TI S400
Vokey SM7 52*F / 58*M  S200
Scotty Cameron 2010 Del Mar Buttonback Special Release 35"

ProV1

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Still chasing my first after 30+ years playing. Get this in HS we had a course that had a 90-105 yard par 3 over water with a severe slope from back to front. Flew the ball in the cup on 3 separate occasions only to have it pop out and spun it back into the flag another 3 times. Hit a 4 iron in the cup from 215 on a par 3 and it kicked out. I used to joke with my Grandpa when he was alive that he used up all the families hole in ones. He had 9 when he passed away and my Uncle and I have 80 years old golf between us and zero hole in ones. 

 

Thanks Gramps!lol!

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**WITB as of 10/12/21****

Taylormade SIM 2 - 10.5* - Ventus Blue 6X tipped 1.5" playing at 45" D5 SW Hotmelt added to head

Taylormade SIM 2 MAX - 15* Ventus Blue 7X Tipped 2" playing at 43" D5 SW Bent Flat and hot melted

Taylormade SIM 2 MAX Hybrid - 19* Ventus Blue HB 9X 

Callaway 21' X-Forged UT 18* - Ventus Blue HB 9X / 2* Flat (+1* loft)

Miura TC-201 4-PW $-taper 130X 2* flat

Taylormade MG 3 KBS 610 Wedge 125S+ 50SB/55SB/60HB
Golf Pride Tour Velvet +4 standard + 2 wraps
TaylorMade TP Soto 33.5” with Super Stroke Pistol GTR 2.0 - 

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Have one ace, May, 2019.  Was using a Snell MTB Black.  206 yards with a 3 iron.  Saw the ball hit the green, but didn't see it go in, thanks to 55 year old eyes.  

 

I set the ball aside, may put it in a display at some point.

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The Ever Changing Bag!  A lot of mixing and matching
Driver: Original One 11.5* (tuned down), NV75 X -or- SpeedZone 10.5*, Aldila ProtoPype 80S, <44" TBD

3w: King LTD, Aldila RIP Beta 90 X -or- TM Stage 2 Tour, Aldila NV105 X
Hybrid:  TaylorMade Stage 2 Tour 2h or 3h, NV105 S -or- RIP Alpha 105 S

Irons grab bag:  3-PW Mizuno MP37, Recoil Proto 125 F4; 3-PW Golden Ram TW276, NV105 S; 2-PW Golden Ram TW282, RIP Tour 115 R
Wedges:  Dynacraft Dual Millled 52*, SteelFiber i125 S -or- Scratch 8620 DD 53*, SteelFiber i125 S; PM Grind 19 58* -or- Wilson Staff PMP 58*, Dynamic S
Putter:  Snake Eyes Viper Tour Sv1, 34" -or- Cleveland Huntington Beach #1, 34.5" -or- Golden Ram TW Custom, 34"
Balls: Wilson Staff Duo Professional, TaylorMade TP5, Chrome Soft custom TruVis

GripMaster Roo or Kidd leather grips

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Titleist Tour Prestige 90

Titleist 917 D3 9.5* Kiyoshi Black 65-05
Titleist 917F3 15* VA Composite Drago 75-X
(Testing) Titleist T200 3 iron w/ Tensei Raw White 100-X and TSi2 21* w/ HZRDUS RDX Black 80 6.5
Mizuno MP-20 4-9 PX 6.5

Mizuno T20 Raw 47-07 PX 6.5
Titleist Vokey SM8 Raw 52-08F/56-10S/60-04L PX 6.5/6.0/6.0
Special Select Squareback 2 w/ SuperStroke Pistol 1.0

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First one was 165 yards, 8 iron, one hop and disappeared with a Top Fight Strata 100, before it was actually released to the public. My dads friend was the National sales manager for Spalding and he gave me a few dozen prior to its release. 
I’ve had 5, one on a par 4, but the first one is the only one I remember the ball. 

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COBRA RADSPEED 9.0 HZRDUS RDX BLUE 6.0                                        SRIXON ZX 13.5 MIYAZAKI MIZORE 70X                                               WILSON M5 TOUR 17* ALDILA ROGUE STIFF.                                           TITLEIST U510 3 ALDILA PHENOM 100 stiff.                                       SRIXON Z FORGED 4-PW CATALYST 100 6.5                                         SRIXON ZX7 A WEDGE 50* CATALYST 100 6.0                                        CALLAWAY JAWS FULL 54* MMT 125 Stiff.                                        CALLAWAY JAWS FULL 58* MMT 125 Stiff.                                         NATIONAL CUSTOM NICOLL BLADE SNELL MTB-X

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It was 1986, I was sporting a mullet and a well worn Pinnacle.😂😂 Golfsmith Tour Model 2 6 iron.  In the hole!  Haven’t had one since. 

Ping G400 Testing G410.  10.5 set at small -
Ping G410 3, 5 and 7 wood

Ping G410 5 hybrid-not much use.  
Mizuno JPX 921 Hot Metal. 5-G
Vokey 54.10, 2009 58.12 M, Testing TM MG2 60* TW grind and MG3 56* TW grind.  Or Ping Glide Stealth, 54,58 SS.  
Odyssey Pro #1 black
Hoofer, Ecco, Bushnell
ProV1x-mostly
 

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