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10 Handicap or Less - Which ball do you play?


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Poll: What ball do you play? (321 member(s) have cast votes)

Which ball do you play?

  1. Bridgestone B330 (13 votes [4.05%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.05%

  2. Bridgestone B330S (26 votes [8.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.10%

  3. Callaway Chromesoft (38 votes [11.84%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 11.84%

  4. Callaway Chromesoft X (8 votes [2.49%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 2.49%

  5. Srixon Zstar (26 votes [8.10%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.10%

  6. Srixon Zstar XV (16 votes [4.98%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 4.98%

  7. Taylor Made TP5 (11 votes [3.43%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 3.43%

  8. Taylor Made TP5X (28 votes [8.72%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 8.72%

  9. Titleist ProV1 (33 votes [10.28%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 10.28%

  10. Titleist ProV1X (39 votes [12.15%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 12.15%

  11. Other (83 votes [25.86%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 25.86%

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#121 NevinW

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Posted 14 June 2017 - 10:40 AM

Bridgestone B330RS or e6.  Handicap 4.


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#122 larrybud

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Posted 14 June 2017 - 11:58 AM

I've come to the conclusion that any urethane covered ball performs close enough to each other for me to not notice the difference, and I can switch at will.

In fact, I pulled out some original Penta's the other day and I forgot how much I love those things!

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Posted 14 June 2017 - 12:53 PM

Don't roast me here, but I actually love the performance I get with the Nike rzn black 2016 ball.  Have the new prov1x as well as srixon xv and find that they outperform both of those balls for me.

I am a big Taylormade fan as well, but a lot of times I'll buy a couple dozen balls when they are on sale and just haven't needed to restock for a while.

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Posted 15 June 2017 - 07:04 AM

I just made it into the 10 handicap club...was my goal a few years back but it took me longer than expected to get here.

Anyway, I play 3 different balls right now...z-star, ProV1, and KSig. I probably like the z-star the best but kinda find myself switching between these 3 depending on my mood and whatever algorithm is in my head that day about what ball would be best.
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Posted 15 June 2017 - 06:08 PM

View PostLeftDaddy, on 15 June 2017 - 07:04 AM, said:

I just made it into the 10 handicap club...was my goal a few years back but it took me longer than expected to get here.

Anyway, I play 3 different balls right now...z-star, ProV1, and KSig. I probably like the z-star the best but kinda find myself switching between these 3 depending on my mood and whatever algorithm is in my head that day about what ball would be best.

When playing all 3 do you take the best score or the worst for your handicap?  I gotta say that's a heck of a way to get your money's worth from green fees.


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Posted 15 June 2017 - 06:35 PM

View PostBB28403, on 15 June 2017 - 06:08 PM, said:

View PostLeftDaddy, on 15 June 2017 - 07:04 AM, said:

I just made it into the 10 handicap club...was my goal a few years back but it took me longer than expected to get here.

Anyway, I play 3 different balls right now...z-star, ProV1, and KSig. I probably like the z-star the best but kinda find myself switching between these 3 depending on my mood and whatever algorithm is in my head that day about what ball would be best.

When playing all 3 do you take the best score or the worst for your handicap?  I gotta say that's a heck of a way to get your money's worth from green fees.

Pretty sure he meant one at a time.  😁

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Posted 15 June 2017 - 06:50 PM

Wilson Duo

just bought 2 dzn nike rzn balls for $40 at golf galaxy, $20 per dzn.....super sale + code

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Posted 15 June 2017 - 06:53 PM

whatever premium ball I can get at a discount

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Posted 16 June 2017 - 12:49 PM

View PostNeed2golfalot, on 15 June 2017 - 06:35 PM, said:

View PostBB28403, on 15 June 2017 - 06:08 PM, said:

View PostLeftDaddy, on 15 June 2017 - 07:04 AM, said:

I just made it into the 10 handicap club...was my goal a few years back but it took me longer than expected to get here.

Anyway, I play 3 different balls right now...z-star, ProV1, and KSig. I probably like the z-star the best but kinda find myself switching between these 3 depending on my mood and whatever algorithm is in my head that day about what ball would be best.

When playing all 3 do you take the best score or the worst for your handicap?  I gotta say that's a heck of a way to get your money's worth from green fees.

Pretty sure he meant one at a time.  ��

Yes, one at a time...I decide which one I want to play prior to the round based on a lot of factors.
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Callaway X2 Hot 3 Deep, 14.5, Aldila Tour Green stiff
Callaway Apex MB UT 2 iron, Project X PXI 6.0
Callaway 2013 X-forged (3-5), Project X PXI 6.0
Callaway Apex MB (6-PW), KBS Tour V stiff
Vokey SM5 54, Callaway Mack Daddy 2 Tour Grind Chrome 58, both with KBS Tour
Bettinardi BB1

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Posted 16 June 2017 - 05:58 PM

View PostLeftDaddy, on 16 June 2017 - 12:49 PM, said:

View PostNeed2golfalot, on 15 June 2017 - 06:35 PM, said:

View PostBB28403, on 15 June 2017 - 06:08 PM, said:

View PostLeftDaddy, on 15 June 2017 - 07:04 AM, said:

I just made it into the 10 handicap club...was my goal a few years back but it took me longer than expected to get here.

Anyway, I play 3 different balls right now...z-star, ProV1, and KSig. I probably like the z-star the best but kinda find myself switching between these 3 depending on my mood and whatever algorithm is in my head that day about what ball would be best.

When playing all 3 do you take the best score or the worst for your handicap?  I gotta say that's a heck of a way to get your money's worth from green fees.

Pretty sure he meant one at a time.  ��

Yes, one at a time...I decide which one I want to play prior to the round based on a lot of factors.
like what factors?  sounds like you are super analytical.....like me


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Posted 17 June 2017 - 07:49 AM

2017 proV1
2015 proV1
2015 e6

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Posted 17 June 2017 - 08:16 AM

ProV1x

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Posted 17 June 2017 - 08:48 AM

Z-Star as the spin they give a more controlled spin, not crazy spin like the Pro V1
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Posted 17 June 2017 - 03:45 PM

View Posttsecor, on 15 June 2017 - 06:50 PM, said:

Wilson Duo

just bought 2 dzn nike rzn balls for $40 at golf galaxy, $20 per dzn.....super sale + code
I found logo overrun duo urethanes for $21. They've been pretty good for the price.

Edited by gohatters, 17 June 2017 - 03:46 PM.


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Posted 18 June 2017 - 05:44 PM

TP5X

TM 2017 M2 460 9.5 with Tensei Pro Orange 70 TX
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Posted 20 June 2017 - 08:22 AM

Nike RZN Platinums or Black depending on wind/course conditions.
The Red Mist: Nike Covert 1.0 Tour - 10.5 degree - Kuro Kage 60G X-Flex Shaft
The Fairway Wood: Nike Vapor Fly 3W - Diamana Blueboard 70S+
The Fairway Finder: Nike Vapor Fly Pro 2 Iron - KBS C-Taper 120S
The Blades: Nike Blades 3i - 9i - DG S400 Shaft
The Rusties: Nike Engage 50, 54 Square Sole, 58 Toe Sweep
The Putter: Scotty Cameron California Del Mar - 34"
Balls: Nike RZN Tour Black/Platinum
Bag: Sun Mountain Four Five

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Spare Driver: Nike Covert Tour - Diamana Blueboard 60S
Fairway Woods: Nike Vapor Fly 5W - Diamana Blueboard 70S+
Driving Iron: Nike Blade 1-iron - DG S400
Putters: Yonex Super A.D.X Tour Forged / Scotty Cameron Newport Oil Can / Hogan Radial P51

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