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Who games 10+ year old irons?


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#241 Gibsonles

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 01:34 AM

Titleist DCI 981s w/ 6.5 original rifle shafts here. Got fitted for them back when they first came out. Stopped playing golf for about 10 years and am just getting back into things. Not nearly as good as I was when I used these irons back in my junior golf days.


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#242 onelochevy

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 02:57 AM

Still game Callaway X18r's.  Not quite 10 years old, but they're close.

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 06:44 PM

I have 2 sets of irons....Titleist 704.cb and Ping i10.......both are at least 10 years old, I think

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 06:49 PM

Mizuno mp29  since 1992

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 07:06 PM

Bridgestone j33 combos 2005
Taylormade R5, stock everything, 2005
Nike CPR 2 hybrid. 2004
Cobra baffler 3 hybrid 2007
Currently playing to a 3 handicap..
Likely will replace entire bag over the winter but will not get rid of the current clubs


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Posted 14 September 2017 - 07:18 PM

I play the
Ram Accubar
Spalding Tour Editions
Golfsmith Tour Cavity Pro
Hogan Dirctors
Wilson Sam Snead
Callaway x12

Currently Gaming the X12's. With a 64 Ping my day putter.

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Adams Speedline VST 10.5 - Project X HZRDUS 5.5
Adams Fast 12 3w - UST Pro Force 65 gold Rflex  
Adams Titanium 5w - Motore F1 Rflex
Adams Pro Hybrid 22 - Aldila Tour Rflex
Adams Pro Hybrid 24 - Aldila Tour Rflex
Adams Tight Lies Plus 6 - pw - Rflex
Adams Tom Watson Professional Grind, 52, 56, 60
Adams Tight Lies Putter, Yes Ann Putter

Irons are 1 1/2 over standard, Wedges are 1 1/4 over standard, Both Putters are 37.

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 07:47 PM

So you don't have to turn in your Golfwrx badge if your caught using 10 year old irons.

Good thing, picked up a nice set of MP-69's today.

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 08:16 PM

View Postobsessed_golfer, on 14 September 2017 - 06:44 PM, said:

I have 2 sets of irons....Titleist 704.cb and Ping i10.......both are at least 10 years old, I think
titliest 704 cb are one of my favs . awesome feel for a cb. great clubs
73 hogan apex

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 08:20 PM

I don't even own a set thats less than 10 years old.
73 hogan apex

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 08:53 PM

I play 680 mbs new to me this year haf the lofts strengthened 2 degrees and bent 3flat. No desire to change they feel great anf I hit them very well.


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Posted 14 September 2017 - 09:22 PM

Titliest 690.CB here.

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 09:30 PM

If you had asked the question earlier in the summer both my sets would have qualified, but due to old age and a great deal on ebay, my modern irons are now Titleist 716s with SteelFiber shafts :) I was playing Titleist 680s with DGS300s. But when I could buy 716s with SteelFiber shafts for the price it would be just to reshaft my 680s with SteelFiber, I had to upgrade.

My classic irons are still the Hogan Apex PCs from 1983-84.

FYI, I stopped being a club ho about 10 years ago, when Trackman became popular. Once I was able to easily compare clubs (my gamer vs the newfangled thing) and see that I really didn't hit the new club any better than my old club, I stopped buying new clubs, and only bought something when something wore out. My driver, 3 wood and hybrid are all 10 years old. Nothing in the market performs better for me. Wedges I buy every couple of years when the grooves go out.

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Old stuff:
1962 Tommy Armour AT2W Driver
1953 Macgregor M65W EOM 3 wood
1978 H&B PowerBilt Citation 4 wood
1984 Ben Hogan Apex PC 2-E
1968 Wilson Dual Wedge
1964 Acushnet O-SET M6S Bullseye Putter

New stuff
Cobra ZL 10.5 driver
Adams 5050 16 fairway wood
Adams A2P 18* hybrid
Titleist 716 MB irons 4-PW
Titleist SM6 wedges 52, 56, 60
Scotty Cameron Pro Platinum Napa

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 09:44 PM

MP-60's but looking forward to the MP-18 SC/MMC combo.

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Posted 15 September 2017 - 12:46 PM

I've been using TaylorMade 320s since January. Got them for $120ish in good condition to replace my Top-Flite box set irons I'd been using for 2 years. So while they are like 17 years old, I've only had them for 9 months. I guess that counts.
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Posted 15 September 2017 - 08:44 PM

I still have Taylormade RAC OS2 IRONS in the bag. I've been on a year long search for their replacement and finally decided on the P790. Will be here next Thursday


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Posted 15 September 2017 - 08:58 PM

Mizuno MP67's Just love them.
Ping G400 9* Tensei Pro Orange 70 TX
Ping G30 14.5 Tensei Pro Orange 80 TX
Titleist AP2 714 -TC S3
Vokey SM6 50, 54, 58- TC S3
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ProV1x/ TP5X/KSig
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Posted 16 September 2017 - 09:07 PM

Played the i3 plus blades for a while. Have mp30s now. Softer to me than the new stuff with boron in it.

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Posted 19 September 2017 - 11:50 PM

Up until this year I was gaming MP-60s since they came out and Ping Eye 2+ before that.
2017 TaylorMade M2 10.5 HZRDOUS Black 6.5
TEE XCG6 15 MATRIX OZIK HD 6.1
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Titleist 716 T-MB 4i Tour Issue X100
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Vokey SM6 58 Steel Gray
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Posted 20 September 2017 - 04:22 AM

Mizuno MP33's, They will be 14-15 years old.
DRIVER - CALLAWAY XR - 9 DEGREE - ACCRA TOUR Z X475 M5 X
2 IRON - PING RAPTURE - 18 DEGREE - ALDILA RIP ALPHA X

IRONS - MIZUNO MP33 (3-PW) - DYNAMIC GOLD S300
WEDGES - TITLEIST VOKEY SM6 - 50 F, 54 M, 58 K - DYNAMIC GOLD S200
PUTTER - WILSON 8802

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Posted 20 September 2017 - 12:24 PM

My set that's outlasted a new set of Miura small blades ,a blank proto set of vega blades , mp 68 , legacy black , and vega raw vdC-01 is the titleist circa 681-680 tour prototype MB I've been playing almost two years now .  Don't know how to describe how well I get on with them. But I've hit everything and no iron has beaten them on course or on trackman. Highest ball speed and swing speed recorded for me with a 6 iron is this sets 6.  And I hit them so close at times it's unbelievable.  Dispersion and distance in a total package  This set os best described as a 680 set with 681s less offset. More muscle on the pad and topline than 680 and it's blank where the 681-680 stamp would be.  Has MJ hand stamped into the hosel.   Believe to be made for Matt jones as a backup set. And I bought them from a friend of his caddy after he went to the 712 mb. I paired them with the modus 130x and they are heavenly.

17 M1 8.7  Tour Issue Aldila Synergy Blue 70TX
17 M1 14.5  Tour issue Graphite Design   AD DI 8X
Titleist 816H2 21 Graphite Design AD DI 105X
Miura 1957 Small Blades 3-pw Modus 130X
Vokey  sm6   54M  300 series 59  Modus 125X
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Posted 20 September 2017 - 12:26 PM

I quite enjoy my 690cbs with rifle shafts 2-PW
The number in the picture is my balls speed

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Posted 09 October 2017 - 08:40 PM

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Callaway Steelhead XR 9 wood

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Posted 09 October 2017 - 10:42 PM

sdandrea
Is that a mix of blue and black dot?
Driver: Ping G400 Tour 65S
4w: TaylorMade V-steel, AD-GT 6X
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Posted 09 October 2017 - 10:49 PM

Probably no one else on the site has em, but I bought a new set of Wilson Staff Di 5's 11 years ago, and they are still in the bag.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 12:05 AM

i5

jus chillin

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 12:38 AM


Armour evos.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 01:57 AM

MP 30s for the last several weeks
Titleist 915D2
Cobra Bio-cell 3w
Ping G30 3h
4-pw Cobra Fly-Z pro combo
Mack Daddy forged 52,56,60
Bettinardi BB1

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 07:32 AM

Glad to see others mention the R7 Tp Irons. If I could ignore every commercial on TV, avoid watching the PGA tour guys, ignore what other golfers say about new clubs, and not read this forum (no disrespect intended) I would be perfectly happy with my old set of R7 Tp with rifle 6.0 shafts.
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Posted 10 October 2017 - 07:45 AM

Funny to go back through this thread and see that a lot of people are playing different irons since 8/25/17. Myself included.

Now my gamers are OLDER. ha

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Titleist 910d3 8.5º
Titleist 910f 15, 19º
Titleist 910h 21º
Srizon Z745 4-PW
Titleist Raw 09 Vokey 54º, 58º
Odyssey WHP #7
Hdcp 6

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 07:54 AM

Still using my Maxflis. I have both the fats and thins right now, so it really doesn't matter what I use.

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Maxfli Revolution 4-PW, DG
Vokey 254.10, V-Grind 60*
Odyssey Tank Cruiser 330M

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