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What Are The Softest Wedges??????????!!!!!!!!!


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#1 TheBoomer

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 07:34 PM

Im looking for a very soft feeling 56* wedge.

Any thoughts of what I can do to soften the feel of my vokey's or should I just look in another
direction and buy a new wedge.

You thoughts please !!!

My vokey wedges are black nickel.

Edited by TheBoomer , 11 September 2009 - 07:36 PM.

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 07:39 PM

Get a Fourteen like the 1 in my sig or the Yururi or Royal Collections are very nice too but the Fourteen is well worth the price

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 07:42 PM

Mizuno forged.

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 07:46 PM

Mizuno! Sold my Vokey because it just didn't feel the same..
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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:05 PM

Sensicore insert (or some equivalent) in the shaft might help
dampen vibration.  Otherwise, maybe more centered contact cause practically any club struck in the sweet spot shouldn't be harsh at all.

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:18 PM

cally x tours from 07 season. i still own them. cheap now and still soooooooo goood.

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:29 PM

throw some lead tape over the muscle part.
did it to all of mine, cuz i didnt like the feel but no other wedge matches their performace.
now with the tape no other wedge matches their feel either!

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:30 PM

SCRATCH! Been playing them for 3 weeks and they are phenomenal !!!

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:32 PM

scratch 1018, nothing like em!

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:32 PM

Miura black wedge....feels great...doesnt spin as much as a Vokey or the VR wedges...but great feeling.  But I agree with person above me...if any club is not perfectly struck in the sweet spot, then most, if not all wedges/irons will feel slightly harsh.  Let us know with what you go with...i was actually llooking in to get rid of my VR sandwedge and the lobber and opt for a 58* Yururi wedge...their going for about $140 on tourspecgolf.com.  Nothing wrong with the VR or the Vokeys, but wanted to try some JDM equipment.  Good Luck!!! :)

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:37 PM

Nike VR Black Oxides
Woods : Callaway Razr TA, Titleist F3-05
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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:42 PM

I'm surprised no one's mentioned Vega.

Of the larger OEMs, I'd say Mizuno.

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:48 PM

cg14's

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 08:57 PM

Went from Vokey's to Miz MP Chromes 6+ years ago.  Miz wedges play much softer...

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 09:19 PM

View Postmjbone23, on Sep 11 2009, 08:48 PM, said:

cg14's

in my experience CG14's were very clicky and not soft feeling at all


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Posted 11 September 2009 - 09:23 PM

tiger woods forged wedges from 2008 are nice and soft.  When the x-forged are hit correctly not too hard either.

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 10:05 PM

Scratch

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 10:09 PM

View PostQWKDTSN, on Sep 11 2009, 05:42 PM, said:

Mizuno forged.


View Postjlin453, on Sep 11 2009, 05:46 PM, said:

Mizuno! Sold my Vokey because it just didn't feel the same..


View Posthd.softail, on Sep 11 2009, 06:57 PM, said:

Went from Vokey's to Miz MP Chromes 6+ years ago.  Miz wedges play much softer...

See the trend... Yes they are that awesome.  MPR 58* black nickel
Cobra Bio Cell 12* White Tie 6x3
Adams Tight Lies 19* Blueboard 83s
Ping G10 Hybrid 21* Steelfiber 80s
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Posted 11 September 2009 - 11:55 PM

Yeah, the Mizuno or Scratch.  If you try a Scratch JLM wedge, you dont have to drop a ton of cash.  They are reasonably priced.

Interestingly enough though, the Tour Issue Vokeys feel MUCH better than the retail.  I didnt believe it at first until I tried one.  I had a full set of spin milled (54 bent to 52,56,60).  I kept wondering why all these pros loved vokey when those felt soooo crappy.  I picked up a  raw tour issue and was like OOOOHHHHH!  Completely different.  Softer, heavier and much better feel.  Although if youre going $200+, try and fancy Scratch 1018.

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 12:06 AM

scratch are the softest wedges period they use the softest steal of anybody. you can get different versions you can go tour dept. and get any grind you want, or you can pay 149 for the same steal with just a few grinds. still better deal than 125 for some of the other oem's much better club all around, no matter what direction you go.


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Posted 12 September 2009 - 12:18 AM

Mizuno is the softest I've used.

Cally X tours were close.

Both got beat up from just one season.

I love my vokey spin milled.  I'm going into season three with them and they still bite.

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 12:34 AM

I really like these Carnahan forged wedges,  great head and sole design, and a pleasing soft sound at impact.

http://www.pinemeado...wedges/cc.wedge

View PostTheBoomer, on Sep 11 2009, 07:34 PM, said:

Im looking for a very soft feeling 56* wedge.

Any thoughts of what I can do to soften the feel of my vokey's or should I just look in another
direction and buy a new wedge.

You thoughts please !!!

My vokey wedges are black nickel.


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Posted 12 September 2009 - 12:41 AM

My FE203's are very very soft
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Posted 12 September 2009 - 01:03 AM

Played Mizuno wedges and they are super...buy nothing is as soft as my Chikara.

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 01:16 AM

easily Zodias with copper underlay.


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Posted 12 September 2009 - 01:48 AM

View PostTheBoomer, on Sep 11 2009, 05:34 PM, said:

Im looking for a very soft feeling 56* wedge.

Any thoughts of what I can do to soften the feel of my vokey's or should I just look in another
direction and buy a new wedge.

You thoughts please !!!

My vokey wedges are black nickel.

Put a SENIOR shaft in it.

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 01:58 AM

cally x tour

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 05:50 AM

I went from vokeys  to mizunos for the super soft feel. Went back to vokeys for the spin.
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Posted 12 September 2009 - 06:39 AM

ref larger OEM and no niche players
+1 for Mizuno MP T or R wedges;
second place for Callaway X-forged

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Posted 12 September 2009 - 10:28 AM

The softest feeling wedge was the MacGregor V-Foil 1025 Tour from ~2000, but the Mizunos are almost as soft.  Hogan forged wedges are nice too.

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