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I'm a high spin player that needs to bring my flight down 

 

Currently using a set of Titleist 755 with x100 shafts, and have been for the past 12 years(!) 

 

Any comments on the Apex Pros vs the ZX7? Mainly considered about ball flight since I play in WINDY conditions. 

 

Which is the more "player" set?

Cobra Speedzone 8.5* // Smoke Yellow x-flex
TaylorMade Original One 12* // EvenFlow Black x-flex

TaylorMade SIM UDI 18* // Diamana Thump 100 x-flex

Srixon U85 23* // Modus 120x
Mizuno JPX919 Tour 5-PW // TT X100

Vokey // SM7 50-54-58 // TT X100

Scotty Cameron Pro Platinum Newport  

 

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Both fit the bill.  The Srixon's feel better but the Callaway's have a better shape in my opinion.  I'd personally choose the Callaway due to appearance at address (I played them in 19-20).  The Srixon short irons look a little big and have sort of a funny shape to them.  I also prefer the more conventional sole design of the Callaway's.  Srixon forged irons are some of the best feeling on the market thought if that's a high priority.  

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I've owned both, but I keep trying Srixons knowing I don't jive with their V sole that well.  They feel great though, and in my opinion look quite a bit better than the previous 7 series.  As mentioned, the Callaways are rounder-toed, so if that's your preference, start with those.  Some didnt like the 'hotter' feeling of the Apex Pros, but I never minded it...in fact i really liked it in the 4 &5 iron.  They spun plenty, despite that more explosive feeling.

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The Srixon's are lower spin than the Callaway's.  Srixon irons since the 45 series have tended to be lower spin than any competing irons.  This is the reason I have been playing mostly Srixon irons for the last 7+ years.

  • Driver - Callaway Epic Max LS on Ventus Purple
  • 3 Wood - Taylormade SIM2 Titanium - testing shafts
  • 7 Wood - Company that shall not be named, turned down 1* and open on a UST Mamaiya Black
  • Hybrid - Cobra King Tec 17* 
  • Util - Srixon ZXU 18* on Recoil 110
  • Irons - Srixon ZX5 4&5 iron on Recoil 110
  • Irons - Srixon ZX7 (6-9) on Recoil 110
  • Wedges - Clevelland 46* Zipcore, Cleveland 50* mid Zipcore, Cleveland 54* mid Zipcore, Cleveland Zipcore 60* Mid all on Recoil 110
  • Putters -  Odyssey V Line Tank on a BGT Shaft - sometimes Sunset Beach Ocracoke or Mannkrafted MA/66 on UST Frequency Filtered with SS Counter Core
  • Ball - Srixon Z Star XV auditioning Snell and Vice Pro Plus this offseason.
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