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Have you guy seen the Miura Giken CB 1008


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#61 tsupo

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Posted 17 November 2016 - 01:49 AM

View PostBigmean, on 10 October 2016 - 11:51 AM, said:

I am also curious....is this a set I could rotate with small blades or will
It look just to chunky?  Also is toe more Squarish or rounded....Thx

you cud yes, they are forgiving , but not  like a set of  massive shovels.
I was playing the honma tw Mb and the 6 iorn of these in my game and didn't really have any issues going between the 2.
these do hit the ball very high and land super featherlike.
they were a good club but ultimately  the prgrs won out  I liked the smaller thinner sole and topline  and softer feel of the  prgrs  but I will stand by and say these  ar ethebst clubs ive seen them put out in a while
if u have  one set  and that's it, , hell yea these wud be great.

as a seamless transition from Mbs to  Cbs I think theres  more suited  options, but u wont be disappointed 1 bit  with these.
really liked these

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Posted 17 November 2016 - 02:41 AM

View PostMakusu, on 27 March 2016 - 09:09 PM, said:

View Postslickca21, on 09 March 2016 - 10:35 PM, said:

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View PostMakusu, on 05 March 2016 - 01:14 AM, said:

Mine will be here in a few days time. Gonna install the modus 125 into these. Can't wait!!!

Would love to hear your thoughts when you hit them.

Hit them for the first time in the course yesterday. All i can say is this combo is GREAT! Only complain i can think if is that the topline is bit too thick for my liking. Oh! n the modus 125 is heavy. Really really good shaft but heavy.....

The CB1008 is really forgiving for my swing n the feel is just sweet. soft yet dense. Highly recommend it!

Top line is thick? Wow really? Doesn't look anymore thicker than the CB 57.

Post some pics!!

Was comparing the top line to the baby blades that I played. Lol

Been playing this regularly for the past few weeks and I strongly stand by what I said. It's really really forgiving by miura's standard. Tried it against the tmb(which is the most forgiving set I have) and I dun think it's any less forgiving.

Removed the black paint on the matte grey area(the circle part) and loved it. Looks so clean!

Guys, u can order with less offset. Almost anything is customizable as long as u r willing to wait. But personally I didn't think the offset was that bad and I came from playing baby blades.

Wait, you can get these with zero offset and a square toe? Please say no!!

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Posted 03 February 2017 - 06:53 PM

I've talked with Chris at tourspec. They are still available with reduced offset and copper underlay. And you can choose the paint fill and finish. I've been lusting after these for awhile!! The Miura rep in the ATL has a set. He told me they look even sexier in the flesh.

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Posted 05 February 2017 - 03:55 AM

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Posted 11 February 2017 - 03:37 PM

Are these the JDM version of the 57's?   Do they have the same leading edge grind as the 57's?

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Posted 11 February 2017 - 06:08 PM

View PostOrangeCrush, on 11 February 2017 - 03:37 PM, said:

Are these the JDM version of the 57's?   Do they have the same leading edge grind as the 57's?

More along the lines of the cb 57 being the North American variant of the cb-1007.

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Posted 13 May 2017 - 06:51 PM

Just put these in play with a c-taper 125 S+. Pure heaven!! They feel more like a blade  yet forgiving and buttery soft. I'll be playing these until the grooves are completely worn out a la Bernhard Langer with his Hogan irons back in the day.

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Posted 06 June 2017 - 12:07 PM

Anyone have a side by side comparison with the CB 57s?
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Posted 06 June 2017 - 12:18 PM

View PostMiuralovechild, on 13 May 2017 - 06:51 PM, said:

Just put these in play with a c-taper 125 S+. Pure heaven!! They feel more like a blade  yet forgiving and buttery soft. I'll be playing these until the grooves are completely worn out a la Bernhard Langer with his Hogan irons back in the day.

Did you get a custom grind done or are these stock?

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Posted 06 June 2017 - 01:14 PM

I thought I read the 1008's launched higher than the 57s. Any truth to that? Asking for a friend (seriously).

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Posted 06 June 2017 - 02:02 PM

View Postkekoa, on 06 June 2017 - 12:18 PM, said:

View PostMiuralovechild, on 13 May 2017 - 06:51 PM, said:

Just put these in play with a c-taper 125 S+. Pure heaven!! They feel more like a blade  yet forgiving and buttery soft. I'll be playing these until the grooves are completely worn out a la Bernhard Langer with his Hogan irons back in the day.

Did you get a custom grind done or are these stock?

What did you end up shafting your 57s with?
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Posted 06 June 2017 - 05:13 PM

View Postahbot, on 06 June 2017 - 02:02 PM, said:

View Postkekoa, on 06 June 2017 - 12:18 PM, said:

View PostMiuralovechild, on 13 May 2017 - 06:51 PM, said:

Just put these in play with a c-taper 125 S+. Pure heaven!! They feel more like a blade  yet forgiving and buttery soft. I'll be playing these until the grooves are completely worn out a la Bernhard Langer with his Hogan irons back in the day.

Did you get a custom grind done or are these stock?

What did you end up shafting your 57s with?

I went  with Nippon 130-S

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Posted 07 June 2017 - 02:04 PM

View Postkekoa, on 06 June 2017 - 05:13 PM, said:

View Postahbot, on 06 June 2017 - 02:02 PM, said:

View Postkekoa, on 06 June 2017 - 12:18 PM, said:

View PostMiuralovechild, on 13 May 2017 - 06:51 PM, said:

Just put these in play with a c-taper 125 S+. Pure heaven!! They feel more like a blade  yet forgiving and buttery soft. I'll be playing these until the grooves are completely worn out a la Bernhard Langer with his Hogan irons back in the day.

Did you get a custom grind done or are these stock?

What did you end up shafting your 57s with?

I went  with Nippon 130-S

How's that working out for you? I'm looking to build either the CB57 or CB 1008.
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Posted 07 June 2017 - 02:18 PM

View Postahbot, on 07 June 2017 - 02:04 PM, said:

View Postkekoa, on 06 June 2017 - 05:13 PM, said:

View Postahbot, on 06 June 2017 - 02:02 PM, said:

View Postkekoa, on 06 June 2017 - 12:18 PM, said:

View PostMiuralovechild, on 13 May 2017 - 06:51 PM, said:

Just put these in play with a c-taper 125 S+. Pure heaven!! They feel more like a blade  yet forgiving and buttery soft. I'll be playing these until the grooves are completely worn out a la Bernhard Langer with his Hogan irons back in the day.

Did you get a custom grind done or are these stock?

What did you end up shafting your 57s with?

I went  with Nippon 130-S

How's that working out for you? I'm looking to build either the CB57 or CB 1008.

I'm actually loving the cb's.  I thought I would be a blade guy forever, but the cb's play similar to a blade with a perfect profile.

The CB 1008 looks interesting as well.  I also would love to see a cb and 1008 head side by side at address.  The 1008 looks to have a thicker top-line with a rounder toe.

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Posted 07 June 2017 - 11:29 PM

Such a pretty looking iron


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Posted 23 June 2017 - 11:56 PM

Has anyone compared these to the CB57s?
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Posted 24 June 2017 - 02:34 AM

View PostT3F, on 23 June 2017 - 11:56 PM, said:

Has anyone compared these to the CB57s?

Not worth comparing. The 1008 has the typical Japan influenced toe. Same ordeal with most of their Miura Giken stuff.

The cb 57 and MB 001 have the shapes to appeal to the North American golfer, but outside of that not sure what or how the MG line will survive in NA.
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