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Titleist Vokey designed SM7 wedges: 2017 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open: Pt. 2


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#1 am_prezioso

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 11:10 AM

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 11:21 AM

Gimmie gimmie gimmie gimmie.  Nice looking. X-Mas is not that far away.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 11:25 AM

What is the D grind????
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 11:44 AM

They look great.
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 12:19 PM

Total guess..."D"...Dill grind...:)


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Posted 30 October 2017 - 12:32 PM

I'm guessing dufner grind? Like a k grind sole width but with m grind relief?

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 12:51 PM

D grind 58 is on my wishlist.  Just have to see what kind of finishes it's offered in.
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 12:56 PM

are we starting to see the influence of James Patrick (i think that was his name) on these designs? I remember his designs having the same rounded/thicker toe. could be way off but that was my first thought in looking at these.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 01:31 PM

I like how they made them a little cleaner looking compared to the SM6

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 03:02 PM

Very Nice :taunt:


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Posted 30 October 2017 - 03:02 PM

I personally like the 60S out of those and the 52 F on the previous page. But I still have so many back ups of the 200 series which i still prefer over all these.

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 03:30 PM

None of them look too have a straight leading edge?
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 03:55 PM

View PostAlbatross85, on 30 October 2017 - 11:25 AM, said:

What is the D grind????

Clearly, they named it after me.
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 05:35 PM

Looks like there is no low bounce k grind option as standard in the low wedge lofts. No doubt  they will be a limited release custom option to fleece customers.
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 06:09 PM

I didnít see it in the pics but there is a V grind  SM7 in Kevin Mitchellís bag

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 06:30 PM

View Postadam10, on 30 October 2017 - 12:56 PM, said:

are we starting to see the influence of James Patrick (i think that was his name) on these designs? I remember his designs having the same rounded/thicker toe. could be way off but that was my first thought in looking at these.

Not at all.


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Posted 30 October 2017 - 06:44 PM

So the K Grind goes from 12 to 14 and they introduce a D Grind which (if I'm not mistaken) is the K Grind with heal, toe and trailing edge relief to give us a more versatile wide camber sole wedge. I wonder if the K & D have the same 'actual' bounce.
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:11 PM

These look great, i will be adding 4 wedges in the spring.  I love my tvd 60 K which I believe is 10 degrees of bounce so the only question is K or D in the 60 and which bounce

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:17 PM

I also would like to know a little bit more on the difference between the D and K grinds

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:17 PM

View PostTWshoot67, on 30 October 2017 - 03:02 PM, said:

I personally like the 60S out of those and the 52 F on the previous page. But I still have so many back ups of the 200 series which i still prefer over all these.
I play 3 200 series CC wedges and love them, DM me if you want to sell any of your inventory :-)


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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:45 PM

View Postadam10, on 30 October 2017 - 12:56 PM, said:

are we starting to see the influence of James Patrick (i think that was his name) on these designs? I remember his designs having the same rounded/thicker toe. could be way off but that was my first thought in looking at these.

That was my first thought as well...
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:48 PM

View PostGC70, on 30 October 2017 - 03:30 PM, said:

None of them look too have a straight leading edge?

My only gripe with Vokeys. I like looking down at a straight leading edge
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 07:50 PM

Itís like the Original SMs and the SM6s had a baby, I likeíem!!

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Posted 30 October 2017 - 08:30 PM

Nice looking wedges for sure, I will be replacing my old wedges in the near future and these will be on my must try list
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Posted 30 October 2017 - 09:42 PM

The backside of the topline has a similiar look to not only the Fourteens but also the new Mizuno.  I dont know.  Not sure what I was looking for, but the new AP models bring more to the table than these.


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Posted 31 October 2017 - 08:58 AM

The topline does look pretty chunky. That might change when viewed from above but it looks like there might be quite a bit of weight up there with some shaping to stop it looking too broad.

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Posted 31 October 2017 - 10:31 AM

sorry, don't know how to quote my prior post.

not trying to start anything. I thought that JP did some studying with/under Vokey in recent years, maybe in Japan??. The shapes just reminded me of some of his (JPs) earlier designs.

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Posted 31 October 2017 - 06:49 PM

Any word yet on the retail finishes? I heard rumors of tour chrome (pics above), a grey/dark silver, and jet black...

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Posted 01 November 2017 - 07:03 AM

Very interested in hearing who the D grind is geared toward. I love my K grind in the SM6, but 14 degrees of bounce in the SM7 might be a bit much. D grind does look nice...

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Posted 03 November 2017 - 01:16 AM

View Postyoungwaldo, on 30 October 2017 - 11:21 AM, said:

Gimmie gimmie gimmie gimmie.  Nice looking. X-Mas is not that far away.

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