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6 Years Since the Last WITB...

Still TMAG :)

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#1 rsballer10

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Posted 28 October 2017 - 05:17 PM

Hi y'all!

This is my first full year back to golf! Still split time with basketball, but still got a good amount of rounds in. Up until this year, my best scores were 75, 77(2). I usually shot 80-84 and always below 90. In previous years I haven't played much, so the scores trended closer to 85 than 80.

This year has been different. I got out more, and even PRACTICED towards the end of the year.

Here's a link to my previous WITB done when I was working as a cart boy at a golf course. That was the year I shot the 75:
http://www.golfwrx.c...tb#entry3294332

This year, I've shot 75,76(2),77(2). Many twilight rounds after work that I couldn't get a full 18 in. Lowest score on 9 was 34. Highest 18 hole score was 88, and next worse was 84. Here's the clubs:

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Driver  : Taylormade M1 2016, 10.5 D, 45.5" 30g counterweight, Matrix Ozik 6Q3 Red Tie
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3 Wood : Taylormade R9, 42.5", 30g counterweight, Matrix MFS Q4 Red Tie
This 3 wood has been with me for a while, through many shafts.
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2 Iron : Taylormade RSI UDI 18*, +1", CTaper Lite, 30g counterweight
Excited to get more time in with this. Just bought off fellow WRXer, rebuilt by yours truly!
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Irons : Taylormade 2011 TP MB +1", DG Lite S400, 30g counterweight
I still play the same shafts in my irons after 6 years. And not may people like them. Hard to find now. Also, heres a picture of my irons disassembled.
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Wedges: Cleveland 52, 56(bent to 58). Ive got XP115 X100 8 iron shafts in both them. 30g counterweight like all the other clubs. Trying to improve my wedge game. All my wedges are 36.5" (PW,AW,SW)

Putter : Ping Anser 1966 TR, 35.5", 100g counterweight, Gripmaster Roo standard size. LOVE LOVE LOVE MY PUTTER.
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If you haven't guessed by now, I build all my own clubs. Here's the shop with the 1973 Mercury Cougar trying to sneak it's nose into the picture.
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#2 BIG STU

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Posted 28 October 2017 - 07:31 PM

IMHO those are some of the best irons TM ever made. Pretty good set up all the way around
Driver: Homna G1-X Homna stiff shaft
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#3 S.A. OSO

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Posted 28 October 2017 - 08:22 PM

Ping putter is a beauty.
Driver - R15 430; Fuji Speeder Evolution 757 Tour Spec S; 10.5
3 Wood - AeroBurner TP HL; Matrix White Tie 70x4; 16.5
Hybrid 1 - Mizuno T-Zoid FLI-HI - 21
Hybrid 2 - Maltby KE4 Tour HDI Hybrid; 25
5 iron to PW - Maltby MMB
Wedge 1 - Maltby Tour Grind MG; 52
Wedge 2 - Maltby CER; 56
Wedge 3 - Maltby M-Series; 60
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Posted 29 October 2017 - 12:40 AM

View PostBIG STU, on 28 October 2017 - 07:31 PM, said:

IMHO those are some of the best irons TM ever made. Pretty good set up all the way around

Thank you! I agree, no set of irons has lasted longer in the bag.

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Posted 29 October 2017 - 02:58 PM

Very nice bag of clubs. :-)

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 05:48 PM

Nice. Cleveland or Windsor?
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#7 rsballer10

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:01 PM

View PostBuckeyeGolf1981, on 30 October 2017 - 05:48 PM, said:

Nice. Cleveland or Windsor?

Good question! Cleveland

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Posted 31 October 2017 - 10:27 PM

Was hoping you'd say Clevor :)
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Posted 01 November 2017 - 07:10 PM

Can't tell if I like the clubs or car better! Enjoy!

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Posted 29 November 2017 - 01:38 PM

I could never play irons with a dang bolt sticking out of the back like that.  Gimmicky all the way.

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3i:  Mizuno MP Fli Hi (2010 model)
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8i - pw:  Mizuno MP4
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Posted 30 November 2017 - 08:04 PM

View PostHit em good, on 29 November 2017 - 01:38 PM, said:

I could never play irons with a dang bolt sticking out of the back like that.  Gimmicky all the way.

I dunno man - I think a 27* hybrid is ever so slightly more gimmicky, just saying :)

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Posted 30 November 2017 - 08:52 PM

Electric blue Cadillac?

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