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#31 Golfer4Life

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 09:17 PM

View Postelwhippy, on 02 October 2018 - 07:52 PM, said:

I like it. But doubt it would give me an extra yard off a properly fitted G400 , new G410 or TM/Cally/TS2/3.

I was properly fitted for an LX model and gained 10 yards over my properly fitted G30, so you are correct.  Any properly fitted driver should be of help to any player.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 09:28 PM

Looks awesome, curious how it sounds at impact.

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Posted 02 October 2018 - 10:26 PM

One thing about the PXG drivers is they feel very solid.  0811 spun too much for me maybe will try X with Heroes.  Heck you can get a $175-200 shaft in it

Edited by ssfranny, 02 October 2018 - 10:26 PM.


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Posted 03 October 2018 - 09:59 AM

Some people dislike the muted sound, but that’s one of the things I like the most.
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Posted 03 October 2018 - 10:01 AM

It looks like a combo Nike Vapor Flex 440 and Ping G400, which is not a bad thing...


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Posted 08 October 2018 - 06:37 AM

Was Ryan Moore playing this driver at the Safeway?

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 07:27 AM

Hopefully this feels and sounds a lot better than their current offerings.

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 07:52 AM

I love the muted sound and feel of the current PXG driver.
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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:33 AM

How is that not a direct ripoff of the Ping G crown design? Its eerily similar with the dots and everything on the crown. Wow.

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:38 AM

The current XF might be the best sounding driver out there

View PostFairwayFred, on 08 October 2018 - 07:52 AM, said:

I love the muted sound and feel of the current PXG driver.


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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:44 AM

View PostFairwayFred, on 08 October 2018 - 07:52 AM, said:

I love the muted sound and feel of the current PXG driver.

Funny isn’t it. People on here crave holtmelted heads so they sound like the muted drivers you see on tv, then because PXG is the brand that decides to release one that fits the bill, people complain. I bet if TM, Ping or Callaway released a driver that sounded muted like a PXG they’d go crazy for it. I guess PXG can’t win whatever they do in the eyes of some folk.
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Posted 08 October 2018 - 12:35 PM

View Postssfranny, on 02 October 2018 - 10:26 PM, said:

One thing about the PXG drivers is they feel very solid.  0811 spun too much for me maybe will try X with Heroes.  Heck you can get a $175-200 shaft in it


The original X doesn't look bad....what shaft?

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 01:30 PM

Top of crown looks cool. Not sold on the X for alignment.
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Posted 08 October 2018 - 04:19 PM

Ryan Moore's drives

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 04:49 PM

View Postsnagy2000, on 08 October 2018 - 04:19 PM, said:


Those numbers seem inflated. 12 and 10 yards of CARRY? Come on.


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Posted 08 October 2018 - 04:55 PM

View PostYoureStillAway1, on 08 October 2018 - 04:49 PM, said:

View Postsnagy2000, on 08 October 2018 - 04:19 PM, said:


Those numbers seem inflated. 12 and 10 yards of CARRY? Come on.

Actually those numbers are legit and it may even be more.  Ryan Moore went from short hitter to slightly longer than average hitter, I used to follow his driving stats because he was the only driver that I could relate to, he seems to have picked up about 6-8mph of ball speed and I noticed that his launch is lower and there is way more rollout.  Not sure if it is the new driver or new technique or just a new workout but he is significantly longer this year.

Edited by puresurfr, 08 October 2018 - 05:10 PM.


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Posted 08 October 2018 - 05:09 PM

View Postarmbreaker22, on 08 October 2018 - 06:37 AM, said:

Was Ryan Moore playing this driver at the Safeway?

Yes and he played well with it too.

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 07:25 PM

If this Driver is any improvement over the G400Max Driver I have right now then I would have some interest.    The G400Max makes it almost down right impossible to miss a fairway.

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:17 PM

Ryan Moore was getting about 50 yds off roll on the low looking bullets he was hitting off the tee.

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:23 PM

Callaway FT look going but slate black color.Looks cool

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:32 PM

They should have used the Darkness Skull as the alignment aid.

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:37 PM

View PostGrip It & Rip It 82, on 08 October 2018 - 08:32 PM, said:

They should have used the Darkness Skull as the alignment aid.

That or a small version of their logo would have been better.

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 09:25 PM

IMO, it would be a winner if it didnt have all the screws on the sole, was a bonded hosel, and had a smaller understated pxg logo on it. Id pay for that regardless of it having resemblance of other drivers!
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Posted 09 October 2018 - 06:56 AM

View PostSubaruWRX, on 08 October 2018 - 09:25 PM, said:

IMO, it would be a winner if it didn't have all the screws on the sole, was a bonded hosel, and had a smaller understated pxg logo on it. I'd pay for that regardless of it having resemblance of other drivers!

Well, that's not being too picky I guess....

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Posted 09 October 2018 - 11:49 PM

View PostTheMoneyShot, on 08 October 2018 - 05:09 PM, said:

View Postarmbreaker22, on 08 October 2018 - 06:37 AM, said:

Was Ryan Moore playing this driver at the Safeway?
Thanks! He drove it well!
Yes and he played well with it too.


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Posted 10 October 2018 - 12:49 AM

View PostSwooshLT, on 08 October 2018 - 12:35 PM, said:

View Postssfranny, on 02 October 2018 - 10:26 PM, said:

One thing about the PXG drivers is they feel very solid.  0811 spun too much for me maybe will try X with Heroes.  Heck you can get a $175-200 shaft in it


The original X doesn't look bad....what shaft?

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Posted 10 October 2018 - 12:58 AM

Looks good...needs to be lower spinning than first run of 0811...spun like a top for me...but a good feeling and looking driver it was...

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Posted 11 October 2018 - 08:24 AM

View PostMarkFromTheUK, on 08 October 2018 - 08:44 AM, said:

View PostFairwayFred, on 08 October 2018 - 07:52 AM, said:

I love the muted sound and feel of the current PXG driver.

Funny isn’t it. People on here crave holtmelted heads so they sound like the muted drivers you see on tv, then because PXG is the brand that decides to release one that fits the bill, people complain. I bet if TM, Ping or Callaway released a driver that sounded muted like a PXG they’d go crazy for it. I guess PXG can’t win whatever they do in the eyes of some folk.



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Posted 20 October 2018 - 08:18 PM

I like it,

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Posted 21 October 2018 - 12:14 PM

House Fly technology LMAO . I've owned PXG equipment and I felt like a golf poser with it in my bag . I have a couple of friends that play to scratch with equipment that can be found  for pennies on the dollar ( 1st gen ap2's and Ping i15 driver etc). It makes it hard to even consider these clubs I can't imagine getting beat and hearing the smack talk " you should have spent that money on lesson's etc" Love gear that's why I'm here. Best of Luck to PXG !!! Hey maybe I can get this driver with my brother Hero program discount ....


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