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Bubba Watson WITB: shot at 2016 WGC Dell Match Play


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Posted 21 March 2016 - 03:55 PM

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#2 scratchswinger

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Posted 21 March 2016 - 04:03 PM

What is the emblem on the putter face? Looks like short neck putter?

I am surprised his 3W is not pink.

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Posted 21 March 2016 - 04:06 PM

View Postscratchswinger, on 21 March 2016 - 04:03 PM, said:

What is the emblem on the putter face? Looks like short neck putter?

I am surprised his 3W is not pink.
+1 looks like it's on lingmerth's putter as well. New Ping WRX logo?
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Posted 21 March 2016 - 04:31 PM

I'm sure this has been answered in another thread somewhere, but what are Bubba's swing weights?  Are they pretty "light" because of that baseball bat handle attached to the end of his clubs?

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Posted 21 March 2016 - 04:46 PM

It's the same logo that PING is putting on their new apparel as well.


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Posted 21 March 2016 - 06:23 PM

View PostAWE46M3, on 21 March 2016 - 04:31 PM, said:

I'm sure this has been answered in another thread somewhere, but what are Bubba's swing weights?  Are they pretty "light" because of that baseball bat handle attached to the end of his clubs?

It's on ping's website, most everything is D3/4 his wedges are D5 ish, except for the 64 which he likes really light, D0.
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Posted 21 March 2016 - 08:33 PM

Those grips, i couldn't imaging installing something with that much tape under it.
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Posted 21 March 2016 - 08:35 PM

Love this bag!

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Posted 22 March 2016 - 12:49 AM

Much solvent is definitely needed to install those grips! Yowza!

Wish Fujikura would release his 3 wood shaft color way.

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Posted 22 March 2016 - 01:43 AM

View Postwolfpack, on 21 March 2016 - 06:23 PM, said:

View PostAWE46M3, on 21 March 2016 - 04:31 PM, said:

I'm sure this has been answered in another thread somewhere, but what are Bubba's swing weights?  Are they pretty "light" because of that baseball bat handle attached to the end of his clubs?

It's on ping's website, most everything is D3/4 his wedges are D5 ish, except for the 64 which he likes really light, D0.

I did see the SW info for his woods and wedges, however, didn't find anything for his irons...  Seems like that bag must weigh a ton with all that tape and maintaining a SW in that D4/5 range.


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Posted 22 March 2016 - 07:49 AM

View Postignitewvu, on 21 March 2016 - 08:33 PM, said:

Those grips, i couldn't imaging installing something with that much tape under it.
I cannot get over how much tape he uses!

Has he always carried a 2 iron?
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Posted 22 March 2016 - 08:15 AM

This and Lingmerth's...

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Posted 22 March 2016 - 08:42 AM

View PostJoelandrewrogers, on 22 March 2016 - 07:49 AM, said:

View Postignitewvu, on 21 March 2016 - 08:33 PM, said:

Those grips, i couldn't imaging installing something with that much tape under it.
I cannot get over how much tape he uses!Has he always carried a 2 iron?

He has on and off. Last year he carried a 7 wood primary
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Posted 22 March 2016 - 08:49 AM

View Postthinch84, on 21 March 2016 - 04:46 PM, said:

It's the same logo that PING is putting on their new apparel as well.

It's a modern take on the old "Eye" logo from what our clothing rep told me.
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Posted 22 March 2016 - 09:34 AM

Damn, setting up a bag is so fricking easy when you hit the ball a country mile

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Posted 22 March 2016 - 10:56 AM

View PostKonklifer, on 22 March 2016 - 08:15 AM, said:

This and Lingmerth's...

RELEASE THE PUTTERS!!!

Ping will do them through their WRX program.
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Posted 22 March 2016 - 11:04 AM

View Postignitewvu, on 21 March 2016 - 08:33 PM, said:

Those grips, i couldn't imaging installing something with that much tape under it.

And he gets them re-gripped before each tournament!

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Posted 23 March 2016 - 10:07 AM

BiMatrx.  Incredible.  I had one.  Remember the day on the range that Tiger Woods spent with one?  The golf equipment world went nuts, overnight.

Is there another tour player anywhere who is using one?

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Posted 24 March 2016 - 07:37 AM

Bubba should make a time lapse video of the dude putting his grips on. Would be fascinating.
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Posted 24 March 2016 - 01:37 PM

View PostPingDevil, on 22 March 2016 - 11:04 AM, said:

View Postignitewvu, on 21 March 2016 - 08:33 PM, said:

Those grips, i couldn't imaging installing something with that much tape under it.

And he gets them re-gripped before each tournament!
What?!?!?  Before each tournament?!?  I've never heard that.

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Posted 24 March 2016 - 06:05 PM

View PostJoelandrewrogers, on 24 March 2016 - 01:37 PM, said:

View PostPingDevil, on 22 March 2016 - 11:04 AM, said:

View Postignitewvu, on 21 March 2016 - 08:33 PM, said:

Those grips, i couldn't imaging installing something with that much tape under it.

And he gets them re-gripped before each tournament!
What?!?!?  Before each tournament?!?  I've never heard that.

Me either. Not sure that's the case.

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Posted 24 March 2016 - 08:29 PM

I don't know if it's been mentioned elsewhere, I just haven't seen anything.  Is Ping planning on releasing this driver in pink like they have in the past?

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Posted 25 March 2016 - 12:01 AM

View PostNorth2South, on 24 March 2016 - 08:29 PM, said:

I don't know if it's been mentioned elsewhere, I just haven't seen anything.  Is Ping planning on releasing this driver in pink like they have in the past?
I'm fairly certain they release it every other driver
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Posted 26 March 2016 - 10:59 AM

View PostPingDevil, on 22 March 2016 - 11:04 AM, said:

View Postignitewvu, on 21 March 2016 - 08:33 PM, said:

Those grips, i couldn't imaging installing something with that much tape under it.

And he gets them re-gripped before each tournament!

Where did you get this info from?  That's absolutely nuts, but sounds like something Bubba would do...
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Posted 27 March 2016 - 10:14 AM

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Posted 19 November 2017 - 02:23 PM

Please guys.  I'm just here to expand our perspectives ie golf iq.  

His 2 iron heel is ground down about 25 %.  

I know it takes world class talent to hit shots etc.  But little things like this make a club night and day.  
For example most of us would hit it fat with a 2 iron, but with a flattened heel edge this 2 iron is almost like a hybrid.  Not exactly but you know what I mean hopefully.  PXG has the same grinds on their long irons.  

In fact a lot of these pics show bubbas irons ground down the heel .  

These are way different than s55's off the rack.  

It's the indian and the arrow.  Neither one or the other.  It's both guys!

We tend to focus on grips, shafts and the color of his driver.  

These pro's have a lot of tweaks that make their equipment wake up.

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