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#31 joker21

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Posted 16 November 2014 - 09:17 AM

How do you like the 915h 18* hybrid? Trying to decide if I should get one.


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Posted 17 November 2014 - 05:14 PM

 joker21, on 16 November 2014 - 09:17 AM, said:

How do you like the 915h 18* hybrid? Trying to decide if I should get one.

Not sure what I am going to do hybrid wise yet. I was fit for the 915H 18. Was better for me than the HD. But I still don't like the look of either of the new hybrids. Since it's snowing now here I won't be able to do much testing for a while but I'm sure one of them will make it into my bag by next year.
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Posted 17 November 2014 - 09:51 PM

What a bag!!!!
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Posted 17 November 2014 - 10:14 PM

I just ordered another set of vokey from wedgeworks. I went with the black ion this time. How does the finish wear?

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Posted 18 November 2014 - 06:12 AM

 ForTourUseOnly, on 17 November 2014 - 05:14 PM, said:

 joker21, on 16 November 2014 - 09:17 AM, said:

How do you like the 915h 18* hybrid? Trying to decide if I should get one.

Not sure what I am going to do hybrid wise yet. I was fit for the 915H 18. Was better for me than the HD. But I still don't like the look of either of the new hybrids. Since it's snowing now here I won't be able to do much testing for a while but I'm sure one of them will make it into my bag by next year.



My set up is almost identical to yours. nicely done.


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Posted 18 November 2014 - 02:59 PM

I can't believe no one has commented on this yet. 6.75 loft in the driver?!?!?!?! That's nuts, I would have a hard time putting with that!
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Posted 18 November 2014 - 04:23 PM

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Posted 23 November 2014 - 09:56 AM

They wear pretty bad. Really need to get some raw wedges back in my bag b
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Posted 23 November 2014 - 10:04 AM

Once I get my new 915 stuff built up and a nice day out I'll take some good pics.
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Posted 03 December 2014 - 10:21 PM

Did some more testing, looks like the 915Hd 20.5 will make the bag rather than the 915H

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Posted 08 December 2014 - 05:13 PM

Stunning! Very impressive
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Posted 08 December 2014 - 06:54 PM

That's some serious weaponry right there.
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Posted 10 December 2014 - 09:46 PM

That's awesome man, stop making me jealous already!

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Posted 22 December 2014 - 10:13 AM

 NFG12, on 04 December 2014 - 09:26 PM, said:

What spin rates was the 6.75 loft producing in the driver?

I spin it between 2300-2600 on average. I've played drivers for a long time to help keep that down. Took me a long time to find a driver to spin under 3000rpm which is why I've played 7.5 drivers or less for the last 5 years.
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Posted 22 December 2014 - 10:16 AM

 bjno1300, on 05 November 2014 - 08:22 PM, said:

How did you like the strong lofted FD compared to the strong F and the 15 FD and f?

Same as the post above I used to struggle with fairway woods until I found out that I needed to go to a lower loft. I launch the ball fairly high with a bunch of spin so the normal F and 15* models don't work as well for me. Although this years 915F 13.5 would have been my next choice.

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Posted 12 January 2015 - 05:25 PM

Updated again, hybrid is still a funny club for me.  Testing out the 17.5 HD at a 3hybrid length to help reduce the peak height and the spin

Also some new exciting stuff comig in a month for the shorter sticks in the bag.

Edited by ForTourUseOnly, 12 January 2015 - 05:25 PM.

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Posted 12 January 2015 - 05:27 PM

looks just like mine, except I game the full set of mb's.... nice bag dude!

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Posted 03 February 2015 - 01:50 PM

 ForTourUseOnly, on 05 November 2014 - 08:19 PM, said:

Updated with what's going to be in the bag for 2015 for 915 product and shafts. Hybrid is still up in the air.

Solid solid player setr up

Might I inquire where you got the heads digitally lofted?  Measured in the A1 position?  the 915 driver 6.7* actualy vs printed 7.5* on the club head, or is that a d1 open position?

How has your Titleist heads played against some of the other new stuff?

*That putter is a hands down one spectacular flat stick*

Edited by drbonesvt, 03 February 2015 - 01:53 PM.

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Posted 03 February 2015 - 09:19 PM

Nice bag as usual dude, think I played with you a few years ago in an Am qualifier at Brantford.  I too am not super impressed with the heads on both 915 hybrids this year.
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Posted 03 February 2015 - 11:28 PM

 drbonesvt, on 03 February 2015 - 01:50 PM, said:

 ForTourUseOnly, on 05 November 2014 - 08:19 PM, said:

Updated with what's going to be in the bag for 2015 for 915 product and shafts. Hybrid is still up in the air.

Solid solid player setr up

Might I inquire where you got the heads digitally lofted?  Measured in the A1 position?  the 915 driver 6.7* actualy vs printed 7.5* on the club head, or is that a d1 open position?

How has your Titleist heads played against some of the other new stuff?

*That putter is a hands down one spectacular flat stick*

I have access to a digital loft and lie machine for woods and irons but yes it is in the C1 position. So is the Hybrid. And my 3 wood is at A1.

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Posted 04 February 2015 - 12:17 AM

View PostForTourUseOnly, on 03 February 2015 - 11:28 PM, said:

View Postdrbonesvt, on 03 February 2015 - 01:50 PM, said:

View PostForTourUseOnly, on 05 November 2014 - 08:19 PM, said:

Updated with what's going to be in the bag for 2015 for 915 product and shafts. Hybrid is still up in the air.

Solid solid player setr up

Might I inquire where you got the heads digitally lofted?  Measured in the A1 position?  the 915 driver 6.7* actualy vs printed 7.5* on the club head, or is that a d1 open position?

How has your Titleist heads played against some of the other new stuff?

*That putter is a hands down one spectacular flat stick*

I have access to a digital loft and lie machine for woods and irons but yes it is in the C1 position. So is the Hybrid. And my 3 wood is at A1.

Very cool, love the bag,
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Posted 05 February 2015 - 09:29 AM

Might be one of the sickest bags I've ever seen! Really nice set up. Looking to do the same thing this year except with AP2s and minus the 009!

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Posted 11 February 2015 - 10:38 PM

Had the opportunity to Get fit by Bob Vokey last week and was also fit at the Scotty Cameron Gallery, have a few things coming in the next month or 2 that will make it in the bag.

Stay tuned
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Posted 11 February 2015 - 10:43 PM

View PostForTourUseOnly, on 11 February 2015 - 10:38 PM, said:

Had the opportunity to Get fit by Bob Vokey last week and was also fit at the Scotty Cameron Gallery, have a few things coming in the next month or 2 that will make it in the bag.

Stay tuned
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Posted 11 February 2015 - 10:54 PM

View PostForTourUseOnly, on 11 February 2015 - 10:38 PM, said:

Had the opportunity to Get fit by Bob Vokey last week and was also fit at the Scotty Cameron Gallery, have a few things coming in the next month or 2 that will make it in the bag.

Stay tuned

Oh man you need to give us a review of the session with Mr vokey! This is on my to do list if I ever have the chance.


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Posted 11 February 2015 - 11:14 PM

View PostForTourUseOnly, on 11 February 2015 - 10:38 PM, said:

Had the opportunity to Get fit by Bob Vokey last week and was also fit at the Scotty Cameron Gallery, have a few things coming in the next month or 2 that will make it in the bag.

Stay tuned


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Posted 11 February 2015 - 11:29 PM

So I went up to Oceanside TPI Facility to spend 3-3.5 hours with Bob Vokey working on wedges. We first started inside where Dino gave me a tour of the facility. Then we went over to the workshop area where Bob and I talked a little about my game, the different wedges I have played, the different types of grinds he does and some of what some tour players are using. At this time Dino took my wedges and 9 iron and spec'd them out. Once we talked for a bit about all stuff Vokey and Canada, we jumped in a cart and drove to the back of the range. We first started hitting shots with my 9 iron and PW to get some yardage gaps. Then we did some work with my current TVD 50 and I told Voke I wasn't happy with it as I didn't like the grind on it and didn't think I really needed a grind. I also told him I really liked the older 200 shape. We then hit some different bounce 50's and determined the 12 was the best and he's going to grind the profile to look like a 200 series. Then we moved on to the sand and lob with fuller swings. Found that 50-55-60 was the right gapping for yardages for me and a 46* was actually quite a good fit for me. We hit sole 3/4 to fuller shots and narrowed down the 55 to a tvd M and a 54.14 bent to 55. We also narrowed down the 60 to 3 wedges. A 60.07 S, a Hand Ground V grind and a M grind with a pro groove. We found that making the lie angle 1* more upright from my normal 2*'flat helped a lot as well. From there we went to hit pitch shots from 30-50 yards over a bunker and then some different spots around the green including 2 different bunkers some uphill short sided lies and some of my hardest spot the basic 50 yard pitch shot. From the pitch shots we found the 55* wedges were about equal and the M Grind and V grind 60's were the best. From the bunker the 55TVD was better and the 60.07 S and the 60M was the best. From the short sided shot the 60 S was the best. With the 60M being s close second. Then from my struggle distance 40-50 yards the TVD55 was the best. We determined the best wedges for my bag were the 54TVD bent to 55 and the 60M Hand Ground with a Pro Groove as around the greens and especially in the bunker it performed the best all around. Bunkers are the best part of my short game. After we went back and discussed shafts, grips, stamping, different cosmetic grinds like the thin top line I added to the 60M. My 46/50 SM5 will both have a 200 series toe profile grind applied to them. The TVD55 will have the older TVD profile, so not as round ground into it. And the 60M will have a thinner Topline and a pro groove grind. Overall such a great process and totally worth the price. Voke will now take the specs and notes and hand grind the 4 raw tour wedges for me and ship them to me in the next few weeks. Can't wait to get them. Will post pics when I can.
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Posted 12 February 2015 - 11:56 AM

Sounds like an awesome experience. How was the putter fitting?
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Posted 12 February 2015 - 09:03 PM

Putter fitting was good too, learned a lot about my stroke and what I need to do, also learned that I am better with sight dots over sight lines, and a little toe flow doesnt hurt but a plumbers neck works well too. We changed the loft on my 009 slightly and it seems to be very good for me. Although thats not stopping me from looking at some new puitters
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Posted 12 February 2015 - 10:31 PM

View PostForTourUseOnly, on 12 February 2015 - 09:03 PM, said:

Putter fitting was good too, learned a lot about my stroke and what I need to do, also learned that I am better with sight dots over sight lines, and a little toe flow doesnt hurt but a plumbers neck works well too. We changed the loft on my 009 slightly and it seems to be very good for me. Although thats not stopping me from looking at some new puitters

Did you use a SAM PuttLab for the putter fitting? What was the difference btw sight dot and sight line for you? I've always wondered about that.


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