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Epon Personal Special Edition 2016


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#1 TheBoomer

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Posted 02 September 2016 - 10:42 AM

From the information I got and the order I made.

The Epon Special Edition Personals have a Cut-Cavity in the 3/4/5/6 Irons
and a Solid Cavity in the 7/8/9/PW


Ill have some in hand pics late next week.



"With the Third Generation Personal Iron, EPON has continued the tradition of producing a Limited Edition iron with a compact shape that appeals to the better player and purist alike.  For the first time though, EPON has been able to introduce the undercut cavity and spring steel face technologies found in the AF-503 and AF-703 models into a true player's cavity back.  

Featuring a custom Black Ion-Plated finish and echoing the size and shape of the AF-302 or AF-Tour CB but with even less offset, the new Personal Iron represents the ultimate combination of looks, feel, forgiveness, and performance.





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Posted 02 September 2016 - 11:07 AM

That is a handsome players' iron.

Look, Ma, no offset!
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Posted 04 September 2016 - 07:08 AM

They look bloody nice !
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Posted 04 September 2016 - 07:52 AM

good looking stick for sure OP... be sure and post in hand pics when you get them !
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Posted 04 September 2016 - 08:08 PM

Toe looks really round which turns me off a lot, other than that I like them a lot.  It seems to be a pretty good meld of packing tech into a player looking club.  If they feel the part (the hollow cut may effect feel?) that is a pretty Baller set of irons.

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Posted 05 September 2016 - 08:53 PM

Saw one at my club builders the other day. The reaction was "Meehhhh", nothing special.

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Posted 06 September 2016 - 11:36 PM

P2>P1>P3

Nice, but not as good as either previous personal models. Tough to beat the Personal 2! Those were super slick!

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Posted 07 September 2016 - 05:49 AM

I have been waiting to see some in-hand pics before pulling the trigger on a set myself! Look like a black srixon iron but being Epon, made to the highest standards, best quality, and tightest tolerances in the industry!

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Posted 07 September 2016 - 07:50 PM

can't sleep at night after I saw this ! whats the price for 4-p heads only?

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Posted 07 September 2016 - 09:19 PM

View Postbluefin222, on 07 September 2016 - 07:50 PM, said:

can't sleep at night after I saw this ! whats the price for 4-p heads only?

Easily $350+ per head.


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Posted 08 September 2016 - 12:27 AM

Im guessing between $1750 and $2000 with steel shafts. Nice buy!
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Posted 08 September 2016 - 05:09 AM

View PostMBBG, on 08 September 2016 - 12:27 AM, said:

Im guessing between $1750 and $2000 with steel shafts. Nice buy!
Would think it to be more than 503/703 and those start at $300 a head.

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Posted 10 September 2016 - 07:09 PM

Got a good deal

$350 w/ Nippon modus 105
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Posted 10 September 2016 - 07:11 PM

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Posted 10 September 2016 - 08:18 PM

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Posted 10 September 2016 - 09:50 PM

Nice boomer. You didn't waste anytime. Let us know how they work out. Really like the way the ferrules flow into the heads
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Posted 10 September 2016 - 10:00 PM

In all honesty as much as I love to Ho' irons and putters.

I always go back to the PXG 0311t

With those you don't have to be perfect everyday. I'm hoping these will be the same with that "Epon" feel
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Posted 11 September 2016 - 09:23 AM

Can't wait to hear your thoughts in comparison to the PXG's had those and liked them but would much rather have these Epon personals!

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Posted 11 September 2016 - 01:05 PM

Please keep us posted.  That set with black shafts (didn't know modus came like that) and those ferrules looks hard as f$&k!!!!!


Really sick, can't wait to hear your thoughts.
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Posted 11 September 2016 - 03:41 PM

View PostBigmean, on 11 September 2016 - 01:05 PM, said:

Please keep us posted.  That set with black shafts (didn't know modus came like that) and those ferrules looks hard as f$&k!!!!!


Really sick, can't wait to hear your thoughts.

Nippon made a limited run of modus wedge shafts in black, but that was it and they are now discontinued.


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Posted 11 September 2016 - 04:33 PM

Boomer they look awesome !
Can't wait to hear your review .
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Posted 20 September 2016 - 09:24 PM

So I was able to hit this in a demo 7 iron with a shaft that was terrible for me. However, the head is stupid easy to hit. Head shape is perfect for me, not too small and not too big. I can't play Miura bc the soles are too thin and not enough bounce for Midwest turf. Not a problem with these Epon's! This iron is flat out gorgeous! Think a shorter heel to toe Srixon 745 in black finish but be thinking more Mercedes AMG style than Toyota Camry (Srixon). No point in giving you numbers bc modus 105 stiff is hot garbage for me, but I couldn't pass on the opportunity to get these. Ordered some black wedges as well. Right in time for the fall season! Can't wait to get them in!

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Posted 25 September 2016 - 04:29 PM

My set is shipping out tomorrow.  Built wth bangvoo stiff, straight in.  Am curiouser to see if thos can sidelme the sets I'm rotating now.  Am hoping for the inaugural 400 series / instant classic...people are saying these are game changers but no in depth independent reviews as yet...we'll get one
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Posted 25 September 2016 - 08:25 PM

View Postfreehb, on 25 September 2016 - 04:29 PM, said:

My set is shipping out tomorrow.  Built wth bangvoo stiff, straight in.  Am curiouser to see if thos can sidelme the sets I'm rotating now.  Am hoping for the inaugural 400 series / instant classic...people are saying these are game changers but no in depth independent reviews as yet...we'll get one

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Posted 25 September 2016 - 09:08 PM

Surprised no one has posted the new wedges. (unless I missed it)

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Posted 26 September 2016 - 02:28 AM

my goodness they look gorgeous.!!

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Posted 28 September 2016 - 04:05 AM

EPON has supplied a lot of kinds of models to Bridgestone , Srixson, Yamaha and so on.

But why are their prices extremely higher than them ??

Sometimes I check Epon in Japan, I don't afford to buy unfortunately.

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Posted 28 September 2016 - 05:44 AM

They build for Srixon and others under a strict budget set forth by the OEM. The Epon brand is what Endo produces with no budget in mind- best tech, best materials, to the tightest tolerances and exact specifications. High production cost= high retail cost. The prices of Epon are not much different than Miura and are right in line with PXG.

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Posted 28 September 2016 - 09:35 AM

Looking forward to it free!
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Posted 29 September 2016 - 01:02 PM

But if Epon doesn't have to send out for them to be made like their customers then it should be cheaper to run but noooo just means more profits lol......ya Im a little $$ butt hurt as I'd love to try these as I play the 302s and these might fit me nicely!

PXG was first in line that I wanted to try but not anymore...

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