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Filling the sole cavities on a DFX 2 Ball


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Need a little help.
I want to try to use epoxy (as I read on another thread) to fill the cavities on the sole of my DFX 2 Ball.


I have a couple of questions though:

1. Do I need to prep the area in any way before adding the epoxy? Should I rough it up with sandpaper, or are there other steps I need to take first? I want to make sure that the epoxy isn't just going to fall out one day.

2. What kind of epoxy should I use? Do different epoxys have different weights?

3. If for some reason I dont like the weight of the putter, will it be possible to remove the epoxy without destroying the putter?

Thanks,

Alfred
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I did mine with some Metal/Epoxy Putty from a hardware store which softens with kneading and then hardens after about 10 mins.

 

Cleaned the sole with thinners but didn't sand. Took a lump of putty and filled each cavity above the level so the putty was higher than the base of the putter.

 

Once set, I took a sander and sanded off the excess until the base of the putter was totally smooth. The only thing now is the sole of the club is silver but of course you don't see that from address.

 

Think it added about 20g in total but that's fine as I play mine at 33".

 

Not sure how to remove it but hope it stays in place - so far so good though.

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