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Lamkin Players Cord NOW AVAILABLE!

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#1 LamkinGrips

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:06 AM

They're out on Tour and now available in your hands... Players Cord is here: http://bit.ly/2AQXYd1 #LamkinGrips #PlayersCord #NowAvailable

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#2 trying2scratch

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:12 AM

Awesome!  Thanks for the update.

Are these replacing the tour full-cord model?  or will that be released again?

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:33 AM

Is the alignment line on both sides of the grip? What about players who prefer to play their grip logo down?
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:44 AM

View Postjdawgttu, on 16 November 2017 - 10:33 AM, said:

Is the alignment line on both sides of the grip? What about players who prefer to play their grip logo down?

They need a psychologist.

Edited by ATXHorn, 16 November 2017 - 10:45 AM.

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:46 AM

Here you go:

http://www.lamkingri...golf-grips.html


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Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:58 AM

View PostLamkinGrips, on 16 November 2017 - 10:06 AM, said:

They're out on Tour and now available in your hands... Players Cord is here: http://bit.ly/2AQXYd1 #LamkinGrips #PlayersCord #NowAvailable
Assuming they are round.  Specs don't say.
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 10:58 AM

View Postjdawgttu, on 16 November 2017 - 10:33 AM, said:

Is the alignment line on both sides of the grip? What about players who prefer to play their grip logo down?

No, alignment line is only on the logo side.  The other side has no line or lower logo, just a horizontal logo at the butt cap.

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 11:13 AM

nice but ill stick the good old lamkin cord
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 11:14 AM

Love that they come in a reduced taper.  I play the JR spec grips on my wedges but prefer full cord grips for my irons and haven't found anything that works for me.  Now I have something!

Also saw that there's a reduced taper counterbalanced grip!  Might have to give those a try too!
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 11:18 AM

How similar are these to the tour black cord?

Personally I like the tour black as I’m currently using them but they are not very tacky once used and are not much fun now it’s cold

I like these grips because they are firm and wear well. Not tacky enough for me though , I like the UTX but it wears out fast

May go to the 3gen ace they are good grips too

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 11:29 AM

I like the reduced taper option!

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 11:37 AM

"Less agressive, smoother full-cord grip"

So a bit like the UTx? Or more grippy?

Edited by Golfer_1993, 16 November 2017 - 11:37 AM.


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Posted 16 November 2017 - 01:09 PM

I'm a big fan of Lamkin grips, but it seems like all their new offerings don't hold up well. Hopefully these are better.

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 01:28 PM

A little OT...why is Lamkin's "standard" .580 instead of .600, like everyone else on earth?

Edited by DRRicks, 16 November 2017 - 01:28 PM.

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 01:36 PM

View PostDRRicks, on 16 November 2017 - 01:28 PM, said:

A little OT...why is Lamkin's "standard" .580 instead of .600, like everyone else on earth?

These grips in std size are .600.  Std +  are .580.

Most grips have gone to .600 to reduce cost and most std shafts are now .600 butt size.  

GP and Lamkin still make .580 due to their history of making this size and feedback from customers. Durability is prob better too.  Nice thing about .580 grips are you only have to add a couple wraps to get a grip close to midsize.

Edited by trying2scratch, 16 November 2017 - 01:37 PM.


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Posted 16 November 2017 - 01:39 PM

Thanks! I've always wondered!
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 04:44 PM

I ordered the standard plus to get reduced taper, Im going to try them out to see how they feel compare to my golf pride tour velvet cord.
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 05:13 PM

View PostSocrates, on 16 November 2017 - 10:58 AM, said:

View PostLamkinGrips, on 16 November 2017 - 10:06 AM, said:

They're out on Tour and now available in your hands... Players Cord is here: http://bit.ly/2AQXYd1 #LamkinGrips #PlayersCord #NowAvailable
Assuming they are round.  Specs don't say.

They are round. It would say reminder in the "Core Size" column of the specs if it had one.
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 07:35 PM

How does this line up to the trusty Lamkin cross line full cord?
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 08:22 PM

So is the tour taper similar to the MCC +4 grips?

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 08:33 PM

May have to pick some of these up.
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 09:30 PM

View PostJdavenp3, on 16 November 2017 - 08:22 PM, said:

So is the tour taper similar to the MCC +4 grips?

Not really, the tour taper(plus version) is prob closer to 2 extra wraps under low hand. More similar to a slightly built up GP BCT cord.  Firmer grip overall.  

I think there new Z5 tour taper is closer to the mcc+4 line.

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 09:36 PM

View Posttrying2scratch, on 16 November 2017 - 01:36 PM, said:

View PostDRRicks, on 16 November 2017 - 01:28 PM, said:

A little OT...why is Lamkin's "standard" .580 instead of .600, like everyone else on earth?

These grips in std size are .600.  Std +  are .580.

Most grips have gone to .600 to reduce cost and most std shafts are now .600 butt size.  

GP and Lamkin still make .580 due to their history of making this size and feedback from customers. Durability is prob better too.  Nice thing about .580 grips are you only have to add a couple wraps to get a grip close to midsize.
.580 grips on a .600 shaft has been "standard" for a long time, close to 20 years.
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Posted 16 November 2017 - 09:38 PM

View Postdrbonesvt, on 16 November 2017 - 07:35 PM, said:

How does this line up to the trusty Lamkin cross line full cord?
I'm wondering the same thing. I love the feel of the Crossline but think it looks hideous. I used Z-cords this year and while I love them, they are small feeling and I was going to build them up like a +4 this offseason but I may go with this new Lamkin as long as it's not one of their cords that wear out as soon as you look at it.
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Posted 17 November 2017 - 02:38 PM

I was hoping for some ribbed options

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 04:50 PM

Nice been waiting on these for awhile

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Posted 17 November 2017 - 09:19 PM

Bought a couple to try
M2 17’ Tour Issue 10.6* Tensi Orange (v3) 80TX (tipped 2-1/4”) @ 45”
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Posted 17 November 2017 - 09:56 PM

View Postdrbonesvt, on 17 November 2017 - 09:19 PM, said:

Bought a couple to try

Look forward to some feedback...
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Posted 18 November 2017 - 11:32 AM

View PostJudge440, on 17 November 2017 - 09:56 PM, said:

View Postdrbonesvt, on 17 November 2017 - 09:19 PM, said:

Bought a couple to try



Look forward to some feedback...


Will do

Long time full cord user and been using z cord tour issue .580 which I really like
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Posted 18 November 2017 - 12:15 PM

Do these come in midsize or is it a case of building them up with tape?


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