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#1 daegyu

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Posted 07 November 2018 - 10:48 PM

Hey all,

Just wondering if anyone has any feedback/insight regarding the Kyoei products coming out right now. I know they used to do forgings for other OEMs and had their own line (Vega I think) but I'm more interested in their own stuff they're making now. The products look amazing and I hear that their forgings are second to none.

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 02:17 AM

They have new MB and CB coming out..the KK....black and chrome

Only thing that's gonna matter is if you like the traits of the club....look, profile, sole, specs that kinda thing......the forging is top notch and if you like design and specs am sure you wont be disappointed......

Look in JDM section for Kyoei....have better threads over there

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 08:29 AM

If you want soft, a raw ( black finish)  Kyoei forging is the softest .. from the middle it sounds like hitting a marshmallow with a pillow.. I personally love their utilitarian ,, grain look , raw finish ...

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 08:42 AM

The KK black is absolutely my favorite aesthetically.  Very unique that you can see the milling lines in the cavity of the CB.  I would be all over them if they were offered in a combo set.

Edited by Rosco1216, 08 November 2018 - 08:43 AM.

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 09:21 AM

Never heard of them, I don't have any feedback, but my goodness they are sexy. Wow.

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 05:54 PM

Ive been looking at their stuff all year. The most beautiful clubs Ive ever seen!
There website is so poor though, how do you even go about getting a set

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Posted 08 November 2018 - 06:11 PM

View PostBDOG101, on 08 November 2018 - 05:54 PM, said:

Ive been looking at their stuff all year. The most beautiful clubs Ive ever seen!
There website is so poor though, how do you even go about getting a set
Theyre very active on their IG. Id inquire on there if youre having trouble with the website.
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Posted 09 November 2018 - 10:15 AM

View PostBDOG101, on 08 November 2018 - 05:54 PM, said:

I've been looking at their stuff all year. The most beautiful clubs I've ever seen!
There website is so poor though, how do you even go about getting a set
I know that there are very strong opinions about Tourspec Golf on GolfWrx, but I can say personally they were fantastic. I probably e-mailed Chris with Tourspec over 20 times asking about different finishes, shafts, building the clubs, etc. and he replied very promptly and was a lot of help. I know at the time I bought mine if you bought the shafts and grips from them they were also doing the build at no additional charge.

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Posted 09 November 2018 - 12:42 PM

On their Instagram page they claim that they are currently in the process of obtaining U.S. retailer accounts so maybe their clubs will be easier to obtain in the near future.  For now Tour Spec Golf is about the only place I see.  Ive been tempted to order one of their new wedges that will be released in December.

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Posted 17 November 2018 - 05:15 AM

Tourspecgolf is selling Kyoei MB raw blanks heads, $350 4-PW , ok price if you like to grind yourself...

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Posted 17 November 2018 - 09:28 PM

View Postbladehunter, on 08 November 2018 - 08:29 AM, said:

If you want soft, a raw ( black finish)  Kyoei forging is the softest .. from the middle it sounds like hitting a marshmallow with a pillow.. I personally love their utilitarian ,, grain look , raw finish ...

Sexy looking irons! How do these compare to the Vega's? I may have to order a set of these!

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Posted 18 November 2018 - 01:39 AM

Read up or look for threads on the older KZG stuff. They used to get their heads forged at Kyoei

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Posted 18 November 2018 - 02:02 AM

Vega gets their heads from Kyoei. KZG used to be a kyoei forge. Now they are being manufactured somewhere else in the far east.
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Posted 18 November 2018 - 07:12 AM

Kyoei will feel more like Mizuno than Miura. Also,  Kyoei do their own plating, so every details are done in house.

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Posted 18 November 2018 - 10:02 AM

View PostKingcat990, on 18 November 2018 - 02:02 AM, said:

Vega gets their heads from Kyoei. KZG used to be a kyoei forge. Now they are being manufactured somewhere else in the far east.

So if I like the Vegas, I will probably like the Kyoeis? Club Champion has Vega but they do not have Kyoei. The KK cbs look awesome! These may be “the ones”!


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