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2017 Callaway X Forged (2018 Spotted Pics)


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#1 Konklifer

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 12:59 PM

Looks nasty: https://twitter.com/...658289286172675

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:02 PM

View PostKonklifer, on 12 September 2017 - 12:59 PM, said:

Nasty...filthy...choose your adjective!
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:06 PM

oh man!  those are slick!

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:09 PM

If they would remake the 2007 X Forged I would switch back to all Callaway instantly.
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:09 PM

These look nice, but as far as the "new" muscle back look goes from all the major OEM's I still prefer Mizzy/Titleist/Taylormade. The 718's and MP18's are timeless.

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:10 PM

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:15 PM

Classic Callaway design. I wonder how this compares to the TM 790
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:20 PM

Freaky nasty. Can't wait to see the topline. I personally hope its a little more square and the heel is a little deeper than past designs.
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:23 PM

hmmm
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:25 PM

It also reminds me of a Bridgestone/Tour Stage, but not in a bad way.

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:25 PM

A huge Callaway fan but these actually are a hair of a let down. I wish it was a little less busy.

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:27 PM

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:45 PM

These are actually the ugliest, least traditional looking iron in the whole sector (compared to Mizuno, Titleist, Srixon, TM). Performance aside, I MUCH prefer the aesthetics of the 2013 x forged.

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:46 PM

View Postkylesilk, on 12 September 2017 - 01:09 PM, said:

If they would remake the 2007 X Forged I would switch back to all Callaway instantly.

Those were awesome irons!

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:47 PM

DAMN!!! :swoon: :swoon: :nyam: :nyam: :smilie_cally:

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 01:53 PM

2013 model is still where its at... I wish they still made them.
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:01 PM

I thought the 2009 model were the best
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:02 PM

Very interested in these. I am astounded at the amount of great clubs coming out from a technical and aesthetically pleasing standpoint  recently. I will have a hard, hard time finally upgrading when it comes time at the end of the year.
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:14 PM

from the picture it almost looks like a hollow-head design

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:17 PM

Couple more pics

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:22 PM

Blade length looks a little long, but I like the overall design. Nice top line....
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:23 PM

Oh man.  I like these way better than the Apex line as far as aesthetics are concerned.  I saw on Twitter that these are a Japan release?  Any info on whether they'll be state-side or not?  I missed the boat on the 2013 X Forged.  I wanted a set so bad, but couldn't pull it off financially.  I may have to sell one of my children if these are released in the states.
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:23 PM

View Postsmaier, on 12 September 2017 - 02:17 PM, said:

Couple more pics

They look way different from these angles than in Jonathan Wall's original Twitter photo (they almost looked hollow there). To me, they look similar to the TM P750/770, but I like the symmetry of the TMs a little more.
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:25 PM

I'll reserve judgement until I see them in person, but the proportions and shape of the 2013s looks better at first sight. At least they started to go back to more squared off than the 16 Apex Pros.  Interesting...

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:25 PM

Why put the little lines in the cavity 🙄


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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:26 PM

I don’t know... maybe they’re growing on me already.

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:27 PM

That cavity is much more pronounced than in the first picture. Looks really good. Topline, sole width, and offset looks great. Looks like a winner to me.
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:29 PM

View Postsmaier, on 12 September 2017 - 02:17 PM, said:

Couple more pics

Wait until you see the new X-Forged UT to combo with these.  However, this is the first address photo I have seen and the shape is SUBLIME!
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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:31 PM

Meh

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Posted 12 September 2017 - 02:32 PM

Looking pretty good at those other angles, thanks for posting.

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