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Phil Mickelson WITB: 2016 WM Phoenix Open


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Posted 03 February 2016 - 04:37 PM

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 04:59 PM

I love it. Wonder if that hybrid has a nasty gash from that fence?

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 05:13 PM

Love the old school lead tape. Awesome.

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 05:32 PM

Always fun to see Phil's bag, thanks! The Sub Zero looks cool and all, but that putter is awesome.
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Posted 03 February 2016 - 06:04 PM

Longest iron is a 5i, love that set up.

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 06:50 PM

Phil's use of lead tape is legendary. Even the Sub Zero gets the treatment.
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Posted 03 February 2016 - 07:07 PM

Any idea why he would have so much on that 64? Other than swing weight obviously

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 07:12 PM

Phil may have more lead in his system than someone from Flint.
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Posted 03 February 2016 - 07:23 PM

 mgholda, on 03 February 2016 - 07:12 PM, said:

Phil may have more lead in his system than someone from Flint.

That was clever, kudos to you

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 07:46 PM

He started hitting too many fairways with the BB 816 DBD so he said, hey Callaway, I'm Phil Freaking Mickelson, let's work on a new driver and viola.

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 07:52 PM

 staysober for golf, on 03 February 2016 - 06:04 PM, said:

Longest iron is a 5i, love that set up.
That driving iron is a 4 iron. Also it promotes a lower ball flight than the apex pro 4 iron.

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 07:53 PM

 DWCobraJR, on 03 February 2016 - 07:07 PM, said:

Any idea why he would have so much on that 64? Other than swing weight obviously
He had to add weight back because he took so much surface off by grinding bounce off the sole. At least that's what Chad Coleman of Callaway said.

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 07:58 PM

Don't understand why Super Stroke doesn't bring that grip to retail...

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 08:22 PM

 KDMullins, on 03 February 2016 - 07:58 PM, said:

Don't understand why Super Stroke doesn't bring that grip to retail...

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 08:24 PM

I always love seeing Phiks bag.  I'd love to own that driver and putter...


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Posted 03 February 2016 - 09:10 PM

This is one of the many reasons I love Phil. He's either crazy....or pure genius! He doesn't conform that's for sure.
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Posted 03 February 2016 - 09:29 PM

 KDMullins, on 03 February 2016 - 07:58 PM, said:

Don't understand why Super Stroke doesn't bring that grip to retail...

+1
So wish it would make it the general public. What a great grip that would be.

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 09:32 PM

 CircleSquare, on 03 February 2016 - 07:53 PM, said:

 DWCobraJR, on 03 February 2016 - 07:07 PM, said:

Any idea why he would have so much on that 64? Other than swing weight obviously
He had to add weight back because he took so much surface off by grinding bounce off the sole. At least that's what Chad Coleman of Callaway said.

Nice

Thanks for the info brother!

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 09:55 PM

Heard the 5 iron has an orig KBS Tour shaft because the tour v didn't get enough spin in the longer irons. Still playing that?

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 10:09 PM

He is addicted with those tapes.

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Posted 03 February 2016 - 10:25 PM

Callaway rep - "hey Phil, here's your new driver, D4, just how you like it"
Phil - "umm, could you swap out some lighter weights in there and slap on a couple strips of lead tape instead? I have an image to uphold"
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Posted 03 February 2016 - 10:56 PM

View PostCircleSquare, on 03 February 2016 - 07:52 PM, said:

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That driving iron is a 4 iron. Also it promotes a lower ball flight than the apex pro 4 iron.

not quite exactly. 21º is 3 iron loft in Callaway's. he actually had 4 iron in the last set instead of that black 18º Apex Hybrid.
should be related to the course specific, i guess?

what's really interesting is his love—except his true love for lead tapes—for the 1st gen X Hot Deep wood. it's been there for like 3 years on now.
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Posted 03 February 2016 - 11:22 PM

And I thought Sneds had the baddest old-school putter on tour...
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Posted 04 February 2016 - 12:40 AM

View PostKDMullins, on 03 February 2016 - 07:58 PM, said:

Don't understand why Super Stroke doesn't bring that grip to retail...

That grip should be out very soon tested it at pga show amazing

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Posted 04 February 2016 - 01:20 AM

That's the bag of the Waste Management winner right there.

Sir Phil is still loving dem Fubuki's. When's the last time he didn't have one in the bag?? The amount of sole removed from the 64 isn't subtle...some industrial grade angle grinding went on there.

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Posted 04 February 2016 - 05:02 AM

Every time I see that putter...amazing! Wish I could get my hands on one. A guy can dream lol

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Posted 04 February 2016 - 09:53 AM

That has to be at least 10 swingweight pts worth of tape on the 64.  That's a lot of grinding!
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Posted 04 February 2016 - 10:08 AM

View PostCircleSquare, on 03 February 2016 - 07:52 PM, said:

View Poststaysober for golf, on 03 February 2016 - 06:04 PM, said:

Longest iron is a 5i, love that set up.
That driving iron is a 4 iron. Also it promotes a lower ball flight than the apex pro 4 iron.

yup, 21* is a 4i for most sets now a days with few players exceptions.
I like the comfort level or lack of anxiety I get with this set-up. LoLoLOL
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Posted 04 February 2016 - 10:11 AM

this bag is amazing wow
14 clubs in a Hoofer, that rotate when the ADD says so, currently ...

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Posted 04 February 2016 - 10:15 AM

View PostDWCobraJR, on 03 February 2016 - 07:07 PM, said:

Any idea why he would have so much on that 64? Other than swing weight obviously
Maybe raise the CG and SW since so much has been ground off the sole

Edited by GreggM, 04 February 2016 - 10:17 AM.


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