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Taylormade M4 (New Pics! 11/10/17) w/Hammerhead Technology


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#31 Peanut191

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:07 AM

So, the M4 will be the replacement for the M2 and the M3 will be the replacement for the M1?

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:11 AM

I would have assumed BMW had M3 trademarked.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:12 AM

Why isn't this is tour and pre-release? But also it looks pretty good, just hope it's more forgiving than the 2017 M1/M2.
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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:50 AM

Great, right after I ordered my M2 3 wood and completed my set. Was finally starting to gel with these woods! I'll hit them against mine though and see if there's any crazy improvements.
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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:58 AM

View Postlspky_muskie, on 09 November 2017 - 09:11 AM, said:

I would have assumed BMW had M3 trademarked.

I am quite certain they do, however it only relates to automobiles.


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Posted 09 November 2017 - 10:22 AM

The M4's sole looks to be made of plastic,, and that makes me wonder about durability.  Never been a fan of black soles, as they tend to ' scuff up' much easier than silver metal soles.. :beee:

Apparently TM wants to continue the 2-tone look for the M-Series , but I would have loved to have seen it all black, rather than another 2-tone model.  I understand why they do this however.   It's all about maintaining instant brand recognition.

Of course, such 'cosmetics' criticisms mean little to nothing when it comes to performance.  I expect it will be another good performer from TM.  

These are just my initial 'cosmetic' impressions based on the first pics... :rolleyes:

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 10:25 AM

Uargh - really do not like the look of the new driver. Guess the design will be the same in the fairway woods. Was waiting for the new release but now Ill go for the 2017 model...
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Posted 09 November 2017 - 10:29 AM

They keep getting worse

I was a huge fan of the 2016 m2 and 2017 m1 but this just looks horrendous

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 10:31 AM

These pics have been taken unauthorized. We have to remove for now and check.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 08:29 PM

Pics got leaked on Instagram and other websites so we will allow them.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 08:30 PM

View Postago33, on 09 November 2017 - 10:29 AM, said:

They keep getting worse

I was a huge fan of the 2016 m2 and 2017 m1 but this just looks horrendous

I'll grant you the bottom isn't the prettiest however the true test is when the club is in the playing position.  From the pics I have seen the M4's shape isn't that dramatically different from the 2017 M2.
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Posted 09 November 2017 - 08:48 PM

TWs new driver!

View PostPeanut191, on 09 November 2017 - 09:07 AM, said:

So, the M4 will be the replacement for the M2 and the M3 will be the replacement for the M1?

Correct.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:09 PM

I'll buy one

They had me at patriotic colors!

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:11 PM

View PostSASpeeder, on 09 November 2017 - 01:16 AM, said:

View Postwrxman, on 09 November 2017 - 01:09 AM, said:

View PostSASpeeder, on 09 November 2017 - 01:09 AM, said:

Thanks for the photos! Is the top of the crown white (as before) or silver? In the photo it looks silver but maybe its just my eyes!

I believe it will remain white, though I could be wrong. EDIT: Source says it is a silver crown.

Silver crown mmmmmmm....... not sure I will be a fan.

Agree!! Like the white!

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:12 PM

I love it, will be replacing my 440 for sure


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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:19 PM

I understand why the go with the two tone crown, but Ping and Callaway sold a whole bunch of Drivers and Woods this year that don't "pop"on TV.


Edited by lspky_muskie, 09 November 2017 - 09:20 PM.


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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:23 PM

I wonder how obvious the face technology is? I was told the face is actually twisted in a way to correct side spin and not the traditional bulge and roll.
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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:28 PM

Where are the M3 pics???

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:29 PM

White would be better. But definitely funny to look at that and instantly see the bmw colors.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:29 PM

View PostAce2000, on 09 November 2017 - 09:28 PM, said:

Where are the M3 pics???

That’s what I want to see as well.


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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:46 PM

Dying to see the M3......anyone?

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 09:47 PM

View Postmjbaker80, on 09 November 2017 - 09:46 PM, said:

Dying to see the M3......anyone?

You would think the M3 would have been shown first.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 10:04 PM

View PostTheMoneyShot, on 09 November 2017 - 09:47 PM, said:

View Postmjbaker80, on 09 November 2017 - 09:46 PM, said:

Dying to see the M3......anyone?

You would think the M3 would have been shown first.

Agree!  And, you hae to figure the M3 would have any new bells and whistles in this line....in addition to the Hammerhead head....

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 10:13 PM

View Postmjbaker80, on 09 November 2017 - 10:04 PM, said:

View PostTheMoneyShot, on 09 November 2017 - 09:47 PM, said:

View Postmjbaker80, on 09 November 2017 - 09:46 PM, said:

Dying to see the M3......anyone?

You would think the M3 would have been shown first.

Agree!  And, you hae to figure the M3 would have any new bells and whistles in this line....in addition to the Hammerhead head....

I’m interested to see if they are going back to the old MWT weight screws as rumored..

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 11:01 PM

Wow!! This looks groundbreaking and innovative.. completely different and unique from anything I've seen from TM  :good: :tomato:

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 11:25 PM

That silver on the crown looks terrible; i feel the demographic for that is the i grew up in the 80s bunch. No offense. It reminds me of Robocop. The white looks so much better.

Dont care what a sole looks like unless it looks like Mizunos 2017 driver, then Id even pass on that.

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Posted 09 November 2017 - 11:50 PM

Couldn't care less what the sole looks like... the club is either at the address position or under a headcover the entire round....

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 12:09 AM

Any idea of the head size? it looks compact to me but that could be the angle of the picture. Hopefully there is a sub-460cc option.

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 02:54 AM

View PostBomber_, on 09 November 2017 - 09:09 PM, said:

I'll buy one

They had me at patriotic colors!

God bless then Silver, Blue & Orange!

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Posted 10 November 2017 - 04:20 AM

Looks great apart from the M4 on the crown.

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