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wilson staff fg tour golf ball fan club :)

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#31 fochs13

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 10:00 PM

Just saw in another thread that this ball is coming back!


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Posted 17 April 2017 - 09:32 AM

View Postfochs13, on 16 April 2017 - 10:00 PM, said:

Just saw in another thread that this ball is coming back!

It's back. Been playing this play predominantly this season. Love it.

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Posted 22 April 2017 - 09:59 PM

Those of you that are fans of this ball, what ball would you say it best compares to?

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Posted 28 April 2017 - 09:01 AM

View Postfochs13, on 22 April 2017 - 09:59 PM, said:

Those of you that are fans of this ball, what ball would you say it best compares to?

I have used Nike RZN Black, ProV, ProV1, Z Star, TM Tour Preferred, Hex Black and the FG Tour.  The FG Tour feels softer off the club than any of the other balls I have tried.  I can't see any appreciable difference in distance of the club.  Spin is great and comparable to any other premium 3 or 4 piece urethane covered ball.  It remains a great all round premium golf ball.
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Ball:  Srixon Z-Star (Yellow) or Wilson Staff FG Tour
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Posted 28 April 2017 - 01:52 PM

How does the new one compare to the original?
Still have 2-3 dozens of the original and may need to replenish by supply.


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Posted 30 April 2017 - 04:33 AM

View PostSushiyoshi, on 28 April 2017 - 01:52 PM, said:

How does the new one compare to the original?
Still have 2-3 dozens of the original and may need to replenish by supply.

feels a bit softer and it is a bit more durable IMHO
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Posted 09 May 2017 - 01:02 PM

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Posted 09 May 2017 - 01:46 PM

View PostWilburman, on 09 May 2017 - 01:02 PM, said:


That's the previous model correct? A good price either way but just curious.

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Posted 09 May 2017 - 01:49 PM

View Postctay61983, on 09 May 2017 - 01:46 PM, said:

View PostWilburman, on 09 May 2017 - 01:02 PM, said:


That's the previous model correct? A good price either way but just curious.
Yes that is the previous model
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Posted 10 May 2017 - 10:43 AM

View PostWilburman, on 09 May 2017 - 01:02 PM, said:


That's a great price on a great ball.  Jump that.

I feel like the current version is slightly firmer than the previous, but I could be wrong.


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 03:31 PM

I've been trying the Urethane ball and the cover doesn't seem to last eighteen holes. It's not cut up or anything, it just looks like it is worn out. Are these FG's better?

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 10:36 PM

I've noticed that the white of the cover dulls quicker than most, as per usual for Wilson tour balls, but this has no effect on playability.  I can cut up any ball in two holes if I hack at it the wrong way.  Thankfully, I played the same FG Tour for almost my entire round today, and that included a visit to two cart paths and a tree.  Played a found ProV1X for a couple of holes.  Higher launch, higher spin off the tee.  No bueno.

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Posted 14 June 2017 - 11:31 PM

Durability check:  I knocked around the same 2017 FG Tour for 31 holes last week at Sand Valley and even though it saw plenty of action in the sand, it held up perfectly, save for normal Wilson dulling.  I'm teeing up the same ball next time I play.

Favorite ball ever.

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Posted 17 June 2017 - 10:36 AM

new one is fantastic

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Posted 17 June 2017 - 09:34 PM

Love this ball, feels like the ksig - soft but not too soft that doesn't ovrspn

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Posted 18 June 2017 - 04:39 AM

Is the 2017 FG Tour availability still limited to green grass shops and direct order(s) from Wilson? I'm running low on my existing stock of FG Tours and need to replenish.

Thanks in advance.
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Posted 18 June 2017 - 11:14 AM

View Postp3ga, on 18 June 2017 - 04:39 AM, said:

Is the 2017 FG Tour availability still limited to green grass shops and direct order(s) from Wilson? I'm running low on my existing stock of FG Tours and need to replenish.

Thanks in advance.

I'm pretty sure this is still the case.

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Posted 15 November 2017 - 11:03 PM

View Postfochs13, on 22 April 2017 - 09:59 PM, said:

Those of you that are fans of this ball, what ball would you say it best compares to?

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