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#1 bigdan88

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 09:19 AM

We all love talking s*** about clubs, so what do you guys this is the worst club out of the recent releases? No facts here!
For me it has to be the Wilson Triton DVD driver. Worst combination of looks and sound IMO


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Posted 08 February 2018 - 09:57 AM

Fetch the 🍿🍿🍿🍿🍿🍿

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 12:08 PM

Good topic hope it gains traction. I hate the remake of the X forged irons. The 14s were awesome too! Smh

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 12:12 PM

Taylormade CGB irons...Like who are these even for?

Edited by Lukulos, 08 February 2018 - 12:20 PM.

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 12:26 PM

I really don't like the look of the Rogue. AP3's sound dreadful, Mac Daddy is the worst brand name in golf, Mizuno clubs are too flat and my 4up bag has the worst strap ever.

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 12:27 PM

View PostLukulos, on 08 February 2018 - 12:12 PM, said:

Taylormade CGB irons...Like who are these even for?

I actually thought these performed pretty well and are not really that bad looking. The over 60 crowd and anyone looking for max forgiveness and length off a moderate swing would benefit.

Now as for looks if you really want an ugly club... I think hands down the Cleveland Launcher HB irons win. I've no idea how they perform but they have a "face" that even a mother would put a bag over.

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Edited by Dpavs, 08 February 2018 - 12:28 PM.


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Posted 08 February 2018 - 12:41 PM

Ditto on the Launcher HB.

Going old school.... JB Golden Touch

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 12:51 PM

Ping G400 Max driver. It was released 6 months late and pissing people off. Hahaha

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 01:14 PM

Triton driver and TM 790 irons

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 01:33 PM

AP3s - Titleist answering the question no one asked: How do we add a 6th* model to our line of irons?

*Yes yes there are really 7, but I'm not counting the C16.


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Posted 08 February 2018 - 02:08 PM

Triton Driver for sure. Surprised they do a second season after that debacle

Edited by Golfingfanatic, 08 February 2018 - 02:08 PM.

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 02:41 PM

A few posts already I disagree with but with this being a subjective hate thread, I’m letting it go lol

For me, I haven’t liked the new M3 and M4, not great distance or dispersion
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 03:05 PM

G700 irons look appalling to many eyes

I wasn’t thrilled with any ‘18 hybrid releases either

Edited by BearQ, 08 February 2018 - 03:05 PM.

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 03:06 PM

View Posttap in birdie, on 08 February 2018 - 12:08 PM, said:

Good topic hope it gains traction. I hate the remake of the X forged irons. The 14s were awesome too! Smh

X Forged for worst club? Common now...
Cobra LTD Pro  --  Tour AD TP 7TX
Rogue SZ 3+  --  Diamana B 80X   or   XR 3Deep  --  Tour AD TP 8X  
P790 UDI (2)  --  Black Tie HM4 105X   or   X Forged UT (2)  --  Tour Green 105TX
Srixon Z945 (4-P)  --  Nippon SPB X
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:02 PM

View PostBearQ, on 08 February 2018 - 03:06 PM, said:

View Posttap in birdie, on 08 February 2018 - 12:08 PM, said:

Good topic hope it gains traction. I hate the remake of the X forged irons. The 14s were awesome too! Smh

X Forged for worst club? Common now...

Maybe the most I’m disappointed with. They’re definitely uglier than their predecessor and yes I think they look cheap.  Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. For all I know you think the rocketballz are a work of art. I think my mp5 are beautiful and I know tons of mizuno enthusiasts that hate them. I could have went with the obvious and said those new Wilson’s with holes all over them but that’s no fun. Anyway, kind of an odd thing to criticize.

Edited by tap in birdie, 08 February 2018 - 04:02 PM.


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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:02 PM

Triton is just low hanging fruit, let's get creative here. How about Callaway releasing Epic irons only to replace them a month later with Rogue irons?
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:07 PM

Cobra F8 in grey, simply on looks alone.
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:12 PM

What about other equipment? I'd say the Titleist AVX was a huge misstep for a premium price
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:12 PM

View PostLukulos, on 08 February 2018 - 12:12 PM, said:

Taylormade CGB irons...Like who are these even for?

Me??
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:22 PM

callaway hasn't made an iron that i've like the looks of in a long long time.

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:33 PM

View PostHoosierMizuno, on 08 February 2018 - 04:22 PM, said:

callaway hasn't made an iron that i've like the looks of in a long long time.

I like the look of them, but the Apex MBs didn't really do it for me when I hit them...
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 04:55 PM

View Postfillwelix, on 08 February 2018 - 04:02 PM, said:

Triton is just low hanging fruit, let's get creative here. How about Callaway releasing Epic irons only to replace them a month later with Rogue irons?

Yea, epic irons were really confusing to me. $2000 for a set of irons that look exactly like every other plastic GI iron out there.

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 05:13 PM

New PXG irons.....



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Posted 08 February 2018 - 05:17 PM

Cobra F8 irons. Thought they looked cheap when the pics were leaked, was interested by the reviews being so positive. In hand, cheap.

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 05:33 PM

View PostBearQ, on 08 February 2018 - 03:05 PM, said:

G700 irons look appalling to many eyes

I wasn't thrilled with any '18 hybrid releases either

I agree on the hybrids. It seems that outside of the SGI market hybrids have scaled down to a decent size across the board for most OEMs, but you really never see any players hybrids that are small. I miss the Adams Pro Black/Pro Mini, Nike VR Pro, Cally XR Pro and other hybrids like this. With utilities becoming so popular I think they have basically replaced them. The Callaway Apex hybrid is my current favorite, seems to be popular on tour too. The JDM market seems to still carry a decent amount of small players hybrids (Romaro, A-Grind, PRGR).


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Posted 08 February 2018 - 05:37 PM

ap3
Rogue 10.5 EvenFlow 6.0
Rogue 15 EvenFlow 6.0

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 05:46 PM

View PostBearQ, on 08 February 2018 - 03:05 PM, said:

G700 irons look appalling to many eyes

I wasn’t thrilled with any ‘18 hybrid releases either

It is So interesting how everyone sees things differently.  

I think for a super game improvement club the G700 is one of the most attractive irons I’ve ever seen.

And whoever said Mac Daddy is a stupid name...couldn’t agree more.  Juvenile and stupid.
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 05:47 PM

Picked up the ping g400 driver the other day.....yuck! I swear the modern driver heads are plain awful nothing simple or classic anymore

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Posted 08 February 2018 - 05:57 PM

The Triton driver sounds like someone pulling a boot out of wet mud
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Posted 08 February 2018 - 06:01 PM

Another vote for anything PXG
(3 times the price for equal performance...... or less performance in the case of the woods)

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Edited by skisnutz, 08 February 2018 - 06:06 PM.

Ping g400 max 9* - Graphite Design Tour Ad Iz 6s
Cobra F8 3w  14.5* - Graphite Design Tour Ad Dj 6s
Cobra F8 5w  18.5* - Graphite Design Tour Ad Dj 7s
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