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What's a good Gap wedge?


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#1 T-Magic

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Posted 01 July 2010 - 09:45 PM

Well, after snapping my gap wedge today i'm getting one for my birthday( which is sunday). What are some suggestions? My Current setup is a 47* Pitching  52* gap a 56* and a 60* floating around.  I hit my gap 95 at 52* my pitching 115, and 56 80 and in. (60 is 50 and in).  what do you guys suggest to fill the gap? What's a good wedge that can stop it pretty nice? Thanks.

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Posted 01 July 2010 - 10:08 PM

I like my Callaway X Forged GW.  Pretty cheap too on the Callaway pre-owned site.:partytime2:

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Posted 01 July 2010 - 10:12 PM

View Postbobmarley, on 01 July 2010 - 10:08 PM, said:

I like my Callaway X Forged GW.  Pretty cheap too on the Callaway pre-owned site.:partytime2:

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Posted 02 July 2010 - 11:30 AM

52* Gap

I game a Cally X-tour. Just make sure whatever you get is forged, that way you can always have it bent a degree or two to fit your yardage gap.

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Posted 02 July 2010 - 11:35 AM

I have a Cally Jaws gw that I am pretty fond of.It will stop it on a dime.


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Posted 02 July 2010 - 11:36 AM

I really like the Nike SV Tour.

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Posted 02 July 2010 - 11:57 AM

Mizuno MPT-10
Cobra Orange Bio Cell 'ahina 70
Adams Super LS fairway 17*  White Tie
Adams Super Hybrid XTD Ti 21* Fubuki Axe
Callaway Diablo Forged 4-AW KBS Tour
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Posted 02 July 2010 - 01:56 PM

Just get the same model as your 56* wedge.
Titleist 915D3 9.5* - Miyazaki Kusala Indigo 61S
Tour Edge Exotics XCG7 Beta 13* - Matrix Black Tie 7M3.1
Adams XTD Ti 18* - Matrix Red Tie 7Q3
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Posted 02 July 2010 - 02:02 PM

My personal preference would be to match it with either your PW or your SW.

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Posted 02 July 2010 - 02:08 PM

ditto with above post...  wedges should match or match to irons..


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Posted 02 July 2010 - 02:50 PM

The Suzuki Gold Pro with Shredder Milling is pretty good..
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Posted 02 July 2010 - 03:14 PM

So match my SV 56* or get a Cally X-Forged/ Nike VR?

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Posted 02 July 2010 - 03:17 PM

Taylormade Z TP

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Posted 02 July 2010 - 03:41 PM

View PostTyy, on 02 July 2010 - 03:14 PM, said:

So match my SV 56* or get a Cally X-Forged/ Nike VR?

Yep, get a 52* SV Tour to match your 56* SV Tour. You're in luck, those SV Tours are on sale nowadays.
Titleist 915D3 9.5* - Miyazaki Kusala Indigo 61S
Tour Edge Exotics XCG7 Beta 13* - Matrix Black Tie 7M3.1
Adams XTD Ti 18* - Matrix Red Tie 7Q3
Adams Idea Pro A12 23* - Aldila RIPd VS Proto
Bridgestone J36 PC (4-PW) - KBS Tour
Nike VR 52/10 & 58/10 - DG S300
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Posted 02 July 2010 - 07:57 PM

Another vote for Callaway X-Forged. Very nice wedge.


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Posted 02 July 2010 - 09:33 PM

I just picked up a Taylormade 52 degree Z groove TP wedge, liking it so far.

Vokeys are always a great wedge as well.

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Posted 03 July 2010 - 05:06 PM

View PostTyy, on 01 July 2010 - 09:45 PM, said:

Well, after snapping my gap wedge today i'm getting one for my birthday( which is sunday). What are some suggestions? My Current setup is a 47* Pitching  52* gap a 56* and a 60* floating around.  I hit my gap 95 at 52* my pitching 115, and 56 80 and in. (60 is 50 and in).  what do you guys suggest to fill the gap? What's a good wedge that can stop it pretty nice? Thanks.


The Nike SV tours are nice and can be had on the cheap these days.

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