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#1 jwb10

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Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:07 PM

I understand Ping is introducing new Glide wedges. First, there will be a all-black model. The wedge itself, in steel or black will have another "low" groove that is supposed to add spin. Anyone have more info, :telephone: i.e., dates of release, price, models, etc.? :smilie_ping:


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#2 ATAlxndr

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Posted 09 October 2017 - 07:35 PM

View Postjwb10, on 09 October 2017 - 04:07 PM, said:

I understand Ping is introducing new Glide wedges. First, there will be a all-black model. The wedge itself, in steel or black will have another "low" groove that is supposed to add spin. Anyone have more info, :telephone: i.e., dates of release, price, models, etc.? :smilie_ping:

Release date should be in January. It's called Glide 2.0 Stealth.  New Vault putters and G400 MAx woods in january too.
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Posted 09 October 2017 - 08:04 PM

I would like to hear more on the new Vault Putters.
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Posted 09 October 2017 - 08:13 PM

No different than regular glide 2.0 aside from color?

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Posted 09 October 2017 - 08:19 PM

G400 Max woods ? What them ?


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Posted 09 October 2017 - 10:39 PM

Any replacement for the Gmax irons?

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 12:36 AM

its a pipe dream, but i sure wish they surprise us with an iblade replacement.

Edited by bunta, 10 October 2017 - 12:36 AM.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 10:12 AM

Glide RAW!!! That's my dream.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 10:12 AM

View Postphelps22, on 09 October 2017 - 08:04 PM, said:

I would like to hear more on the new Vault Putters.
So far there will be another Voss, B60, ZB, and my personal favorite Dalehead Anser. Satin, slate, and a new Copper finish will be offered. Really excited for the Dalehead Anser in copper, and yes it’s actually called the Dalehead Anser. Not just Anser.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 10:58 AM

View PostATAlxndr, on 10 October 2017 - 10:12 AM, said:

View Postphelps22, on 09 October 2017 - 08:04 PM, said:

I would like to hear more on the new Vault Putters.
So far there will be another Voss, B60, ZB, and my personal favorite Dalehead Anser. Satin, slate, and a new Copper finish will be offered. Really excited for the Dalehead Anser in copper, and yes it’s actually called the Dalehead Anser. Not just Anser.

Dalehead copper finish you say? Love the sound of that!

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 10:58 AM

View PostATAlxndr, on 10 October 2017 - 10:12 AM, said:

View Postphelps22, on 09 October 2017 - 08:04 PM, said:

I would like to hear more on the new Vault Putters.
So far there will be another Voss, B60, ZB, and my personal favorite Dalehead Anser. Satin, slate, and a new Copper finish will be offered. Really excited for the Dalehead Anser in copper, and yes it’s actually called the Dalehead Anser. Not just Anser.

Sounds like I will be picking up a couple more Ping putters in the near future. It will be nice to see a new milled version of the original dalehead anser.
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Posted 10 October 2017 - 11:01 AM

G400 Max driver?  Going to be pushing up near max MOI maybe?

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 11:04 AM

I think we have enough Anser style putters by now

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 12:09 PM

If there's a black wedge, I wonder how durable Ping will make the finish?

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 12:20 PM

Please dear lord, let these be softer. Glide 2's were ungodly hard feeling, took about 3 hits and stopped.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 12:23 PM

GMAxx driver ?  Gosh I hope 13.5* loft option is offered.
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Posted 10 October 2017 - 04:20 PM

View PostZ1ggy16, on 10 October 2017 - 12:20 PM, said:

Please dear lord, let these be softer. Glide 2's were ungodly hard feeling, took about 3 hits and stopped.

The Glide wedges feel great in my opinion IF you get cushion in the shafts.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 04:38 PM

Hoping for classic, shallow/medium-depth face milling on the new Vaults
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Posted 10 October 2017 - 06:37 PM

View PostPBrowne3, on 10 October 2017 - 04:20 PM, said:

View PostZ1ggy16, on 10 October 2017 - 12:20 PM, said:

Please dear lord, let these be softer. Glide 2's were ungodly hard feeling, took about 3 hits and stopped.

The Glide wedges feel great in my opinion IF you get cushion in the shafts.

I don't have the Cushin inserts but find the Glide wedges feel perfect on half and full shots.  Not too hard at all.  Different strokes...The CFS shafts work really well.  Ping make good stuff!
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Posted 10 October 2017 - 06:41 PM

View PostZ1ggy16, on 10 October 2017 - 12:20 PM, said:

Please dear lord, let these be softer. Glide 2's were ungodly hard feeling, took about 3 hits and stopped.

Try hitting the center of the face next time.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 06:46 PM

The new stealth Glide 2.0 wedges will be carbon steel, not stainless.  So they should, in theory, feel softer.  

The G400 MAX driver will be extremely high MOI.  

No one has mentioned the new irons...?  ;-)

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 06:56 PM

View Postchris975d, on 10 October 2017 - 06:46 PM, said:

The new stealth Glide 2.0 wedges will be carbon steel, not stainless.  So they should, in theory, feel softer.  

The G400 MAX driver will be extremely high MOI.  

No one has mentioned the new irons...?  ;-)

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 07:01 PM

Possibly. ;-) More of the Crossover made into a smaller (than the Crossover) full set.  Not called the GMax anymore.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 07:05 PM

I want a full set of these with modern lofts and grooves.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 07:15 PM

View PostZ1ggy16, on 10 October 2017 - 12:20 PM, said:

Please dear lord, let these be softer. Glide 2's were ungodly hard feeling, took about 3 hits and stopped.
You must have gotten some kind of defective club.  My feel great.  Almost as good as a forged wedge.  They are the best wedges I have ever used.


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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:12 PM

View Postsdandrea, on 10 October 2017 - 07:05 PM, said:

I want a full set of these with modern lofts and grooves.

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Am I hallucinating or weren't the Eye 2 XG wedges all about having a modern groove pattern?
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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:22 PM

G Max iron replacement in February.

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Posted 10 October 2017 - 09:42 PM

View Postsandy, on 10 October 2017 - 09:22 PM, said:

G Max iron replacement in February.

Known as the G700.
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Posted 11 October 2017 - 09:29 AM

I think they would sell great if paired with an all black shaft maybe even add some copper accent like the G's.

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Posted 11 October 2017 - 06:29 PM

View Postchris975d, on 10 October 2017 - 06:46 PM, said:

The new stealth Glide 2.0 wedges will be carbon steel, not stainless.  So they should, in theory, feel softer.  

The G400 MAX driver will be extremely high MOI.  

No one has mentioned the new irons...?  ;-)

If the new regular G400 is the highest MOI out of any club, how much more can the Gmax really be???

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