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#31 bopper53

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 04:16 PM

I just don't understand why Ping dosent release a centershafted Tyne, it would fly on the shelves.

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 04:21 PM

View PostByrdman2230, on 03 October 2018 - 04:15 PM, said:

I’m hoping these have a better feel than the original sigma line.
yes, they do ;) .
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Posted 03 October 2018 - 08:41 PM

Valor looks like the old Rife Deep Blue

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 09:33 PM

The fetch works pretty cool. Saw one from the Ping rep.  Weird to see a mallet that fits down inside the hole and it grabs the ball.  Cool idea.
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Posted 04 October 2018 - 07:31 AM

Are these the putters with the adjustable shaft?


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Posted 04 October 2018 - 07:33 AM

View Postbopper53, on 03 October 2018 - 04:16 PM, said:

I just don't understand why Ping dosent release a centershafted Tyne, it would fly on the shelves.
Because cs putters donít sell. Simple as that. I use a 5S and love the center-shaft, but they seem to be a lot more popular in Asia.
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Posted 04 October 2018 - 07:50 AM

View PostMinarets, on 03 October 2018 - 09:33 PM, said:

The fetch works pretty cool. Saw one from the Ping rep.  Weird to see a mallet that fits down inside the hole and it grabs the ball.  Cool idea.

Definitely a cool idea, and the head even looks decent at address. Lots of alignment features. The only thing I'm unsure about is making it face-balanced, seems like that's a shrinking market currently.


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Posted 04 October 2018 - 08:18 AM

View Postnova6868, on 04 October 2018 - 07:50 AM, said:

View PostMinarets, on 03 October 2018 - 09:33 PM, said:

The fetch works pretty cool. Saw one from the Ping rep.  Weird to see a mallet that fits down inside the hole and it grabs the ball.  Cool idea.

Definitely a cool idea, and the head even looks decent at address. Lots of alignment features. The only thing I'm unsure about is making it face-balanced, seems like that's a shrinking market currently.
I’m pretty sure it was with very slight toe hang.
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Posted 04 October 2018 - 08:31 AM

View Postcreecool, on 02 October 2018 - 03:12 PM, said:

Not liking the blue too much...

View PostUSMgolfer1, on 02 October 2018 - 03:49 PM, said:

What's the deal with the blue at the bottom?!

It reminds me of a line of Mizuno putters from a few years back, if I remember the rubbery sole used to snag in the grass as it was quite "sticky". Hopefully these aren't the same!

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Posted 04 October 2018 - 07:26 PM

Probably a long shot but I hope these come with the option for a slightly longer grip, like 13Ē. Combined with the adjustable shaft that would provide a lot of options for gripping at a comfortable height.

That was one long ďthatís what she saidĒ post....

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Posted 05 October 2018 - 08:56 PM

I don't know why many companies, ping included don't release a blade with an alignment line on the top, or a dot. People like myself, whose dominant eye is closest to the hole when putting (lefty, right eye dominant), tend to have a hard time lining up with the line on the flange. At the very least, a blank head with no line, so if need be we can do ourselves.

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Posted 05 October 2018 - 09:06 PM

Iíve got an 8 foot bed on my truck. I donít think the first three would fit.

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Posted 05 October 2018 - 09:35 PM

View PostKonklifer, on 02 October 2018 - 03:54 PM, said:

The ZB 2 has my interest. I hope it has a little less offset than the Vault ZB. And the Tyne 4 isn't bad either.

These were the exact same two that caught my eye as well. I miss my Ping bag.
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Posted 06 October 2018 - 05:21 PM

View PostHappyday_J, on 05 October 2018 - 08:56 PM, said:

I don't know why many companies, ping included don't release a blade with an alignment line on the top, or a dot. People like myself, whose dominant eye is closest to the hole when putting (lefty, right eye dominant), tend to have a hard time lining up with the line on the flange. At the very least, a blank head with no line, so if need be we can do ourselves.

You can order the Vault Dale Anser with the alignment line on top so I would imagine that you would be able to do the same with the Sigma 2 Anser.
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Posted 07 October 2018 - 06:51 AM

Not a good looking line overall. Like the dark finish Tyne


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Posted 07 October 2018 - 06:55 PM

View PostSean289, on 06 October 2018 - 05:21 PM, said:

View PostHappyday_J, on 05 October 2018 - 08:56 PM, said:

I don't know why many companies, ping included don't release a blade with an alignment line on the top, or a dot. People like myself, whose dominant eye is closest to the hole when putting (lefty, right eye dominant), tend to have a hard time lining up with the line on the flange. At the very least, a blank head with no line, so if need be we can do ourselves.

You can order the Vault Dale Anser with the alignment line on top so I would imagine that you would be able to do the same with the Sigma 2 Anser.

Did not know that, thank you. My follow-up question to that would be, available left handed as well?

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 02:31 PM

Does anyone know what the headweights are going to be on this line?

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Posted 08 October 2018 - 02:39 PM

View PostHappyday_J, on 07 October 2018 - 06:55 PM, said:

View PostSean289, on 06 October 2018 - 05:21 PM, said:

View PostHappyday_J, on 05 October 2018 - 08:56 PM, said:

I don't know why many companies, ping included don't release a blade with an alignment line on the top, or a dot. People like myself, whose dominant eye is closest to the hole when putting (lefty, right eye dominant), tend to have a hard time lining up with the line on the flange. At the very least, a blank head with no line, so if need be we can do ourselves.

You can order the Vault Dale Anser with the alignment line on top so I would imagine that you would be able to do the same with the Sigma 2 Anser.

Did not know that, thank you. My follow-up question to that would be, available left handed as well?

I would imagine that it would be available. If you contact them, they will let you know.
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Posted 08 October 2018 - 03:06 PM

The Anser looks like it has eaten too many cheeseburgers, kinda beefy.
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Posted 08 October 2018 - 08:47 PM

I don't like what they did with the Kushin. I feel like a wide blade and a notchback are different putters and they should release both.

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Posted 09 October 2018 - 02:10 AM

Some people in the Odyssey Stroke Lab thread were complaining that the paint job looked cheap,  but these look atrocious. Transitions, face, everything looks very low quality. Either that or the models pictured have been demoed to death.

I really like Ping putters and appreciate the level of engineering and testing they do in their labs, but what's with this finishing? I get this line is at a lower price point, but the paint looks fragile.
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Posted 09 October 2018 - 04:28 AM

My god they look awful. Ping used to be No 1 in putters back in the last century...what happened?
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Posted 09 October 2018 - 06:46 AM

Are these the ladies models? Ugly

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Posted 09 October 2018 - 07:37 AM

release date?
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Posted 09 October 2018 - 09:40 AM

View Postsofla, on 09 October 2018 - 07:37 AM, said:

release date?

Rumor is 11/1.


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Posted 09 October 2018 - 09:47 AM

Yes
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Posted 09 October 2018 - 11:16 AM

sign me up for the Tyne4, been wanting that for a while.

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Posted 11 October 2018 - 12:30 PM

View PostHarry Putter, on 08 October 2018 - 08:47 PM, said:

I don't like what they did with the Kushin. I feel like a wide blade and a notchback are different putters and they should release both.

I agree, but the more I look at it the more I like the new notchback look. Hope it comes in a regular model and not just center-shafted.



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Posted 11 October 2018 - 01:51 PM

View PostHarry Putter, on 08 October 2018 - 08:47 PM, said:

I don't like what they did with the Kushin. I feel like a wide blade and a notchback are different putters and they should release both.

Completely agree.  While we're at it, why does every single blade putter (standard anser style, wide blade or notchback) have to have a single alignment line in the middle of the cavity?  If you pay attention to Edel's research/fitting model, people perceive aim lines differently.  Would it be that hard to offer customizable alignment aids?  Maybe have the heads cast and finished without one and a milling machine at the factory designed to add whatever you order?  Charge $20 per head for the service--it would be 100% worth it...

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Posted 11 October 2018 - 02:10 PM

The heads would have to be produced separately and left raw, then milled with custom alignment lines at PING HQ and then finished there. They have done this before, but to start offering this on a regular basis would likely cost more than $20. It's probably actually easier for them to customize the Vault line since those are milled there already.


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