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First look: Cobra Baffler Hybrid Iron Combo Set

by   |   September 13, 2012
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Cobra Golf is celebrating its 40th anniversary with the release of its Baffler Hybrid Iron Combo set. Released in 1975, the original Baffler was golf’s first modern utility wood. The Baffler Hybrid Iron Combo targets the super game improvement crowd, aimed at players that are looking for easy to hit hybrids and irons that deliver maximum forgiveness, higher launch and improved┬ádistance.

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Hybrids 3 through 7 are available with lightweight graphite shafts, while irons are available with either lightweight graphite or steel in 4 iron through Sand Wedge. Stock sets come with three hybrids that replace the 4 iron, 5 iron and 6 iron, as well as (non-hybrid) 7 iron through Gap Wedge.

 

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7 Comments

  1. Rich

    June 1, 2013 at 11:03 am

    I brought these 2 months ago and they do everything as advertised! They might not look like the pros clubs but than neither does my swing! These clubs make the game easier and much more enjoyable! And if a golf snob has a problem with how my clubs look than its their problem, frankly I couldn’t care less what they think!! In addition their game is most likely no better than mine, snobs who needs them anyway!!!

    • Boomrang

      June 17, 2013 at 8:47 pm

      Rich, I am with you on this. Unless you are a jock with single digit handicap, there is no point in using hard to hit clubs. I am 73 and play to a 14 handicap and I am looking at these Cobra irons.

  2. jock

    September 17, 2012 at 12:39 am

    This is what I’ve been looking for. I’ll be first in line when they go on the market in my neck of the woods.

  3. Jacque Nickelarz

    September 16, 2012 at 10:20 pm

    Forget about the look — that is in the eye of the beholder. I just hit these and they are really good. I have placed an order.

  4. Lion Tamer

    September 16, 2012 at 9:08 am

    I really like the look of these. Made to make the game a bit easier and more fun. All the blade-lovers can stick with theirs…I’m not good enough to handle them. But I’ll be buying these.

  5. hugh jarz

    September 16, 2012 at 9:06 am

    These will be fantastic – can’t wait to buy a set. I’ve tried similar years earlier in Japan and they were so much fun to play.

  6. jgpl

    September 14, 2012 at 9:46 am

    I have never seen anything so monstrous in my life

    Absolutely dreadful!

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