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#1 IMAway

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Posted 24 April 2018 - 03:09 PM

Any of you detectives figure out who makes this ball? Is it just a re-badged...(fill in the blank)??

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Posted 24 April 2018 - 05:36 PM

ksig? hehe

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Posted 25 April 2018 - 06:22 AM

View Postmonks66, on 24 April 2018 - 05:36 PM, said:

ksig? hehe

Lol

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Posted 25 April 2018 - 09:43 AM

The MG C4 has been around for like six years or so at this point, and it has changed a few times in that span. The original was supposedly identical to the Hogan Tour Deep but it changed to something else a few years ago. I don’t know who makes them though sorry.

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Posted 25 April 2018 - 12:55 PM

View Postsuprfli6, on 25 April 2018 - 09:43 AM, said:

The MG C4 has been around for like six years or so at this point, and it has changed a few times in that span. The original was supposedly identical to the Hogan Tour Deep but it changed to something else a few years ago. I don't know who makes them though sorry.

I remember that... the Hogan Tour Deep.  I'd really like to know what they are today....

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Posted 25 April 2018 - 05:07 PM

is this ball good?

i love the gloves....
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Posted 26 April 2018 - 07:27 AM

Glancing at the conforming ball list, the specs seem most similar to older model Callaway balls.

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Posted 10 May 2018 - 01:29 PM

Concur on the older Callaway balls.  However, the MG C4s are good valued balls.
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Posted 10 May 2018 - 04:48 PM

The one guy I know that plays the C4 swears by it. Another guy I play with plays their "senior" ball and loves it.
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Posted 10 May 2018 - 05:04 PM

I always thought they were made by callaway or something.


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Posted 11 May 2018 - 10:22 AM

View Postphil75070, on 10 May 2018 - 04:48 PM, said:

The one guy I know that plays the C4 swears by it. Another guy I play with plays their "senior" ball and loves it.
Be sure to call him a cheater any time he gets a little smug about outdriving you (their Senior ball is non-conforming).

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Posted 12 May 2018 - 09:18 AM

Don't know who makes it but this ball is a top performer.

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Posted 22 May 2018 - 07:14 AM

I don't see how they could be by Callaway since they have round dimples and not the hex dimples, unless Callway makes other balls with round dimples.  I've been playing the MG almost since they came out.  For a urethane ball you really can't beat the price.  I would be curious as well as to who really makes it.  I'm sure someone out there knows but no one is talking :secret: lol.

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Posted 22 May 2018 - 07:27 AM

View Postsuprfli6, on 11 May 2018 - 10:22 AM, said:

View Postphil75070, on 10 May 2018 - 04:48 PM, said:

The one guy I know that plays the C4 swears by it. Another guy I play with plays their "senior" ball and loves it.
Be sure to call him a cheater any time he gets a little smug about outdriving you (their Senior ball is non-conforming).

My dad and I have been playing the MG for several years and he bought the senior version and played with them until he ran out of the dozen he bought.  He even gave me one to try.  Neither of us could really tell the difference between the senior version and the C4.  I hit them a few times side by side and they never ended up more than 10 yards apart distance-wise.  My dad is very competitive and would do anything to get some kind of edge in his old age.  He played with them at his club and no one said anything about them being non-conforming.  After his dozen ran out he went back to the regular C4 so that tells me he really didn't notice any kind of advantage.  Neither of us are long hitters so maybe our swing speeds aren't enough to make notice between the two.

That said, my uncle plays the senior so now we call him a cheater :taunt: lol.

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Posted 22 May 2018 - 01:22 PM

Looking at the confirming golf balls list their data is very similar to Callaway balls (Construction, Spin Rate, & Dimples).

King F8 Volition Driver Blue Camo
Cleveland 588 Fairway 3 wood

King F8 One Length Hybrid 19°
King F8 One Length Hybrid 25°
Mizuno JPX-900 Hot Metal 4-GW
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Titleist Vokey 55°
Titleist Vokey 60°
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MG Tour C4

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Posted 22 May 2018 - 05:05 PM

View Posttngolf22, on 22 May 2018 - 07:27 AM, said:

View Postsuprfli6, on 11 May 2018 - 10:22 AM, said:

View Postphil75070, on 10 May 2018 - 04:48 PM, said:

The one guy I know that plays the C4 swears by it. Another guy I play with plays their "senior" ball and loves it.
Be sure to call him a cheater any time he gets a little smug about outdriving you (their Senior ball is non-conforming).

My dad and I have been playing the MG for several years and he bought the senior version and played with them until he ran out of the dozen he bought.  He even gave me one to try.  Neither of us could really tell the difference between the senior version and the C4.  I hit them a few times side by side and they never ended up more than 10 yards apart distance-wise.  My dad is very competitive and would do anything to get some kind of edge in his old age.  He played with them at his club and no one said anything about them being non-conforming.  After his dozen ran out he went back to the regular C4 so that tells me he really didn't notice any kind of advantage.  Neither of us are long hitters so maybe our swing speeds aren't enough to make notice between the two.

That said, my uncle plays the senior so now we call him a cheater :taunt: lol.

I sampled one Sr ball and didn't find them any different than any other distance ball like a velocity. It's a bit misleading.

Edited by Tanner25, 22 May 2018 - 05:06 PM.


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Posted 28 May 2018 - 12:33 PM

View PostgatorMD, on 25 April 2018 - 05:07 PM, said:

is this ball good?

i love the gloves....


Absolute worth a try! I love them, a little further than a pro v and maybe just a tad less spin around green! a+!

Gloves are amazing too!!
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MG C4 (OBVIOUSLY!!!!!!!!)

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Posted 28 May 2018 - 12:36 PM

All I know is if you hadn't tried a C4 you're missing out ! It will compete with the best of them !!
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MG C4 (OBVIOUSLY!!!!!!!!)

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Posted 31 May 2018 - 09:40 PM

Was looking to try these out but apparently they are out of stock on their website.

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Posted 01 June 2018 - 06:34 PM

View PostBY#99, on 31 May 2018 - 09:40 PM, said:

Was looking to try these out but apparently they are out of stock on their website.

here. https://www.mggolf.com/golf-balls/

looks like they are out of the yellow


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Posted 01 June 2018 - 07:11 PM

View PostTheShaun, on 01 June 2018 - 06:34 PM, said:

View PostBY#99, on 31 May 2018 - 09:40 PM, said:

Was looking to try these out but apparently they are out of stock on their website.

here. https://www.mggolf.com/golf-balls/

looks like they are out of the yellow

Thanks- just ordered a dozen to try out.

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Posted 02 June 2018 - 03:06 PM

I've been playing the MG C4 on and off the last few years.  It definitely is the best everyday value golf ball on the market that performs well.  It's too bad they have no more yellows in stock, that ball seems to perform and is, was, probably the best yellow ball available for me.  I should have ordered more than 2 dozen yellows but I guess time to play the waiting game for the yellows.  

On a side note, they have the white MG C4s in stock and currently, looks like they have some used prov1/x and chrome speed and hex chrome +.

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 04:03 PM

Do you guys find these softer than ProV's?

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 09:44 PM

View PostTheShaun, on 03 June 2018 - 04:03 PM, said:

Do you guys find these softer than ProV's?

I do, but very slightly.

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Posted 08 January 2019 - 09:24 AM

Strata Tour Advanced is about as close as I can get to naming this golf ball.

Edited by Simp, 08 January 2019 - 09:25 AM.

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Posted 08 January 2019 - 05:53 PM

View PostSimp, on 08 January 2019 - 09:24 AM, said:

Strata Tour Advanced is about as close as I can get to naming this golf ball.
If the Tour Advanced were a urethane ball you might have nailed it. Did you play the Tour Advanced? Always wondered how they played.

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Posted 08 January 2019 - 07:40 PM

I don't believe I've played the TA. The dimple pattern looks identical between the TA and the C4. Maybe they changed cover material?
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Posted 12 January 2019 - 11:16 PM

Here’s a look inside one

http://www.golfwrx.c...h&fromMainBar=1

Whoever makes it, it is a damn good golf ball.
Wilson Staff M3 4-GW
Cleveland Classic XL Driver
Wilson Fybrid 15*
KE4 5 wood
Maltby SW54, black
Snake Eyes SW
Ram Watson Troon Grind 58
Ram Zebra deep face, black

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Posted 13 January 2019 - 03:05 PM

link does not work

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Posted 13 January 2019 - 03:11 PM

There’s a thread
I cut them open so you don’t have to
Every ball you can think of has been cut in half

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Cleveland Classic XL Driver
Wilson Fybrid 15*
KE4 5 wood
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Ram Zebra deep face, black

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