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Miura MC 501 ... any one hit it?


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#31 MysteryV

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Posted 17 July 2018 - 02:50 PM

I hit these and liked them quite a bit. Not as much as my BBs, but close

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Posted 18 July 2018 - 04:12 PM

View PostMysteryV, on 17 July 2018 - 02:50 PM, said:

I hit these and liked them quite a bit. Not as much as my BBs, but close

How much larger heel to toe were they then the baby blades? Miura says they’re the “longest blade” they’ve made but I’m hoping they’re still relatively compact.  Anything else you can compare them to?

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Posted 01 August 2018 - 03:56 PM

Hrm, I don't really recall them being large.  My MP29's look awkward and large.  My MP4's look normal.  I recall the 501s looking good, however I didn't get to inspect the entire set as I was at Club Champion.

Not sure that helps - but it's all I can recall.
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Irons: 4-P Miura Baby Blades w/ Modus 120
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Posted 02 August 2018 - 01:31 PM

i love the way these look.  the feel is just as advertised with Miura.  I have a set of cb501 that i love, but would love to upgrade one day to the mc501.  Very pure but not as forgiving as a cb501

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Posted 02 August 2018 - 08:54 PM

View Posthoweber, on 18 July 2018 - 04:12 PM, said:

View PostMysteryV, on 17 July 2018 - 02:50 PM, said:

I hit these and liked them quite a bit. Not as much as my BBs, but close

How much larger heel to toe were they then the baby blades? Miura says they're the "longest blade" they've made but I'm hoping they're still relatively compact.  Anything else you can compare them to?

I play BBs, and I've hit these. They are definitely a little longer heel to toe than the BBs, but not a lot. They play very much like a typical blade, set up small behind the ball. One thing I didn't like about them was the very thin topline; I like how the baby blades have a bit of a thicker topline than these.


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#36 howeber

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Posted 03 August 2018 - 07:25 AM

View Posthuddledtoast, on 02 August 2018 - 08:54 PM, said:

View Posthoweber, on 18 July 2018 - 04:12 PM, said:

View PostMysteryV, on 17 July 2018 - 02:50 PM, said:

I hit these and liked them quite a bit. Not as much as my BBs, but close

How much larger heel to toe were they then the baby blades? Miura says they're the "longest blade" they've made but I'm hoping they're still relatively compact.  Anything else you can compare them to?

I play BBs, and I've hit these. They are definitely a little longer heel to toe than the BBs, but not a lot. They play very much like a typical blade, set up small behind the ball. One thing I didn't like about them was the very thin topline; I like how the baby blades have a bit of a thicker topline than these.

View PostMysteryV, on 01 August 2018 - 03:56 PM, said:

Hrm, I don't really recall them being large.  My MP29's look awkward and large.  My MP4's look normal.  I recall the 501s looking good, however I didn't get to inspect the entire set as I was at Club Champion.

Not sure that helps - but it's all I can recall.

Thanks! I bit the bullet and ordered some heads.... will post my thoughts after I get them.

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Posted 03 August 2018 - 08:38 AM

Does anyone have experience with the Tournament blades compared to these? I am looking for a little more fogiveness in the 4 iron and 5 iron.
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Posted 07 August 2018 - 02:23 PM

I won a fitting at True Spec Golf and will do a full bag fitting later his month, even though my baby blades are only a few months old :).
Def interested in trying these as well as a few more tech oriented offerings, AP,Miz SC, etc.

Will Peoples has these in raw,satin, and black....hmm. Black or Raw look good!

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Posted 14 August 2018 - 07:18 PM

Wattage - congrats on the fitting.
Let me know what tickles your fancy after breaking-in the Miura Baby Blades!
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Posted 15 August 2018 - 04:23 PM

I've been having a very hard time not picking up the Blacks or Raws from Peoples Golf.  Must...exercise....self....restraint..............

Driver: Ping G400 Max w/ Fujikura Speeder Evo V
3 Wood: Epic 3+ w/ GD AD-DI
Driving Iron: TM P790 2-Iron UDI w/ Modus 120
Irons: 4-P Miura Baby Blades w/ Modus 120
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Posted 15 August 2018 - 08:47 PM

View PostMysteryV, on 15 August 2018 - 04:23 PM, said:

I've been having a very hard time not picking up the Blacks or Raws from Peoples Golf.  Must...exercise....self....restraint..............

Same.

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Posted 23 August 2018 - 06:08 PM

View Posthoweber, on 03 August 2018 - 07:25 AM, said:

View Posthuddledtoast, on 02 August 2018 - 08:54 PM, said:

View Posthoweber, on 18 July 2018 - 04:12 PM, said:

View PostMysteryV, on 17 July 2018 - 02:50 PM, said:

I hit these and liked them quite a bit. Not as much as my BBs, but close

How much larger heel to toe were they then the baby blades? Miura says they're the "longest blade" they've made but I'm hoping they're still relatively compact.  Anything else you can compare them to?

I play BBs, and I've hit these. They are definitely a little longer heel to toe than the BBs, but not a lot. They play very much like a typical blade, set up small behind the ball. One thing I didn't like about them was the very thin topline; I like how the baby blades have a bit of a thicker topline than these.

View PostMysteryV, on 01 August 2018 - 03:56 PM, said:

Hrm, I don't really recall them being large.  My MP29's look awkward and large.  My MP4's look normal.  I recall the 501s looking good, however I didn't get to inspect the entire set as I was at Club Champion.

Not sure that helps - but it's all I can recall.

Thanks! I bit the bullet and ordered some heads.... will post my thoughts after I get them.
just wondering where you were able to just purchase heads

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Posted 31 August 2018 - 12:15 PM

Can anyone compare these to the MB-001?

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Posted 31 August 2018 - 04:16 PM

So, I got to hit the MC 501 vs my BBs. Sorry fellas, I forgot to take side-by-side photos=FAIL on my part.
They look good: I like the rounded and shorter toe height of MC; but prefer the less offset of BBs. I didn't find the sole to skip or be too wide on the MCs-I was worried about that. I found the unconscious desire to hit more down on MCs tho. I would like to see whole set before purchasing due to offset amount.

Felt a bit more forgiving than BB, similar Miura but a purer BB still wins in my book.

**I still have a big problem with the fitting model of our beloved Miura and other high end clubs**
==We need to see and be able to hit the entire set! I want to see the 9 iron and wedge, ya feel me?? I can't help but think the lack of visibility in stores or even fitters cuts down on their sales.

Trackman time:
MC 501 w Oban CT 115:
89/126 mph; 15*, 6148 rpm, 178/186 yds, -3.9 AoA, 47* land angle

BB Modus 120S hard stepped:
88/123 mph; 15.7*, 6288rpm, 173/180 yds, -3.1 AoA, 47* land angle

Pretty similar, MC is about 1-1.5* stronger loft, and shaft was about 1/4" longer. This might make up for 1/2 club longer--also see higher ball speed and less spin.

I like them but not for #260/club right now.

Interested in  y'alls thoughts.
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Edited by wattage, 01 September 2018 - 12:11 AM.


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Posted 04 September 2018 - 05:53 AM

View PostLYG, on 18 April 2018 - 09:52 PM, said:

Love to hear.

How does it compare to the Miura CB 57?

Thanks.
IMG_1536058322.926280.jpg IMG_1536058334.699337.jpg you mean these? I don’t know how they compare but what I do know is that they feel great.


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Posted Today, 06:28 AM

man I've been jonesing over these.  Trying to figure out a way to hit them (I've hit other Miuras) before plunking down a sizable hunk of change

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