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Odyssey Versa Putters: In-hand photos, video & specs

by   |   January 2, 2013
Odyssey Versa Putter

Odyssey’s Versa putters take alignment in a new direction. Rather than have golfers focusing on the target line using parallel alignment aids, Versa putters were developed to make golfers turn their attention to  a black-and-white finish that is perpendicular to the line of a putt and matches the alignment of a putter’s face.

Click here for more discussion in the “Tour/Pre-release forum.”

“The development of this putter line was somewhat serendipitous,” said Austie Rollinson, principal designer for Odyssey. “We were working on another putter concept that utilized multiple materials. We had arranged the materials in such a way that they were layered from face to back and alternated between black and white. Although the initial concept proved to be too expensive to produce, we quickly realized that we had an new an innovative new alignment feature for a blade.”

Check out the chart that illustrates the important of proper alignment. According to Odyssey studies, a 1-degree error in putter face aim will give a golfer no chance of making a 12-foot putt.

Click here for more discussion in the “Tour/Pre-release forum.”

There’s also more photos and specs for the new line below:

Versa #1 Model with ‘white / black / white’ color scheme

Versa #7 Model with alternate alignment scheme

Versa #9 in ‘white / black / white’

Versa 2-Ball (only color scheme available)

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Availability: January 15, 2013

Price:

  • All Versa Models: $169 USD

Models:

  • Right handed: #1, #1W (wide), #2, #7, #9, 2-Ball
  • Left handed: #1, #7, #9
Colors:
  • Black / White / Black (BWB) or White / Black / White (WBW) except the 2-Ball, which is WBW only.==

Length:

  • All models available in 33″, 34″ and 35″.

Headweights:

  • Head weight will be 345 grams, except for 2-Ball, which will be 355 grams.
Inserts:
  • All models will have the newly developed insert similar to the ‘White Hot’, designed specifically for each putter model.

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8 Comments

  1. jesse reynolds

    April 9, 2013 at 8:21 pm

    the odyssey versa #7 is amazing!!!just put the super stroke mid slim 2.0.

  2. Big Guy

    January 14, 2013 at 1:44 am

    The Versa in one word WOW….. Mine came last week blew me away ITS GREAT

  3. tlmck

    January 7, 2013 at 4:42 am

    345 grams is too light for a 33″ #9. Should be 355 grams.

  4. Blanco

    January 5, 2013 at 4:21 am

    Fugly and no lefty 2 ball. tisk tisk

  5. pinhigh18

    January 3, 2013 at 5:50 pm

    Actually the #9 doesn’t look too bad. It is very interesting to see how a company can resurrect or re-imagine a head shape in a number of new ways just because a freakishly good pro like Luke Donald putts outstanding with it (Odyssey #7).

  6. Jason

    January 3, 2013 at 5:38 pm

    Uhm…..

  7. tom

    January 3, 2013 at 12:17 pm

    I’m a big Odyssey fan, but those are hideous.

  8. Rufiolegacy

    January 3, 2013 at 11:35 am

    Black balls lol

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