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#1 ChrisGio315

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Posted 03 January 2018 - 10:32 AM

I played the past 3 versions and liked them all. I recently snagged 2 dozen each of the 2013, 2015 and 2017 balls.

What is everyone's take on which version is best?

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Posted 03 January 2018 - 10:34 AM

I have played very many rounds with the 2013, quite a few rounds with 2017 and only a handful of rounds with the 2015 (I still had plenty of 2013 on hand when the 2015's came out). If I'm honest, I just can't see any real differences among them for my game.

Possibly the 2017 has a tiny fraction more spin than the 2013 around the greens but that's most likely a change in my technique over the last couple years and not a ball thing.
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Posted 04 January 2018 - 07:17 PM

2017 goes better in both models

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Posted 05 January 2018 - 09:02 AM

I don't have any actual data to back this up but I think the 17 version is longer off the driver.

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Posted 05 January 2018 - 09:05 AM

Best is a totally subjective word. If you consider more spin to be  "better" than unless you're a robot, your strike pattern will have more to do with spin than the ball will. If you're talking feel, then I would say maybe '17 is a hair softer/more muted than '15, but to say that's better, is up to you.

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Posted 05 January 2018 - 09:08 AM

I don't know if I would say any of them are better than the other depending on the person but for my personal preference would go:
1.2015
2.2017
3.2013
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Posted 05 January 2018 - 09:08 AM

I wouldn't kick the '17 out of bed for eating crackers, but I got along better with the '15.
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Posted 06 January 2018 - 09:52 PM

1. 2017
2. 2013
3. 2015

Is how I would rank them. I like the 17' PRO V for the lower ball flight, it works well for me as I hit the ball high normally.

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Posted 07 January 2018 - 12:29 AM

I honestly donít notice any difference
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Posted 07 January 2018 - 12:56 AM

The FREE version has always been the best.

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