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Worst ball you ever hit!


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#1 daf455

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 10:59 AM

Nike one black and platinum........


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#2 elwhippy

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 11:03 AM

Nike One Original version, One Black, Titleist V1 Star, Maxfli Revolution Solid, Bridgestone E5/6/7, Srixon Tri Speed, plenty of dud ammo to choose from!!

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 11:02 AM

Anyone that ends up out of bounds LOL

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 11:07 AM

Noodle...no doubt.

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 11:29 AM

I'm not sure this even qualifies because technically speaking I can't even bring myself to hit them, but I'll vote for a 'sleeve' of balls Golf magazine sent, presumably as a gift for subscribing.

Just holding one, it feels like they added 600 grit sand to the paint.  My daughter, a junior golfer who's decidedly UNpicky about what ball she plays won't even go near them.  I don't even feel right about giving them to the First Tee.  

The only good thing I can say about them is that this is some ball maker's revenge for wedges that shred covers... these things would tame Mack Daddy grooves in no time.

I wanted to write Golf and ask them which of their editors have actually played these things.


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Posted 28 October 2011 - 11:50 AM

Volvik Crystal

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#7 GrAvEL_eXpReSs

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 11:54 AM

anything pinnacle. those things are like rocks. and the callaway warbirds.

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 01:09 PM

yes....Pinnacle ---gravel express you beat me to it. At times I look at the face of my driver thinking that pinnarock put a dent on it...lol.
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putter - Ping Sigma G Doon

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 02:34 PM

Spalding Tour Edition

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 02:41 PM

Without a doubt ... the Top Flite Stata Tour Ultimate(one with orange logo) and the ProV1*


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Posted 28 October 2011 - 03:09 PM

For some reason I find a lot of Lady Precept's on the course and used to hit them whenever I was playing on a water hole. The running joke was you always use your most embarrassing ball when going over water, because murphy's law says you can't lose a ball that embarrasing. Also, spongebob squarepants ball was better than I expected, but still pretty bad.

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 04:06 PM

Any callaway ball that is not the tour series. They just get ripped to shreds in 1 or 2 holes. It's pretty sad really.

I'm surprised to see the Nike one ball up here. I like that ball so much. Even more than prov1 or prov1x.

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 04:13 PM

The Top Flites they made in 1983......A real rock, that one.  They're still not great, but back then they'd hurt you!

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 04:17 PM

Caesar Golf Ball.  It looks like a little cue ball or a big ping pong ball.  It is perfectly smooth.  It went perfectly straight max of about 150 yards and they just dive into the ground, the strangest and most worthless golf ball ever.

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 04:34 PM

Molitor.  These make all other balls feel soft, believe they were made out of marble.


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Posted 28 October 2011 - 04:57 PM

 sompin2do, on 28 October 2011 - 02:34 PM, said:

Spalding Tour Edition

Oh nooooooo! Back in the day the TE was the $h!t man! I actually found one the other day and hit it with the driver. Hard as a rock off the driver. I don't remember it being rock hard though.

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 05:52 PM

Faultless solid one piece. Way back when  and the Taylor made ball that came in a Tube.
  God forgive if you opened the tube. "
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Posted 28 October 2011 - 08:53 PM

 storm319, on 28 October 2011 - 11:50 AM, said:

Volvik Crystal


THIS
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Posted 28 October 2011 - 08:58 PM

The new yellow Top Flight XL, the difference between it and a rock is that a rock will go further.
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Posted 28 October 2011 - 09:00 PM

One of those exploding golf balls. didnt make it out of the tee box.Posted Image

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Posted 28 October 2011 - 08:56 PM

Mojo
Driver: Cobra LTD Black 9.5*
Hybrid: Wilson D300 19*
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Posted 28 October 2011 - 08:59 PM

 TJCDAS, on 28 October 2011 - 04:34 PM, said:

Molitor.  These make all other balls feel soft, believe they were made out of marble.
Haha. So true. I found one on the course the other day and was playing alone so i hit multiple drives on the last hole.  one of them was with a molitor ball. I thought I broke my driver. My ears were ringing till I got to my drive. I threw it in the bushes for the next poor sucker who finds it.

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Posted 29 October 2011 - 03:49 AM

Anything Topflite..
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Posted 29 October 2011 - 08:48 AM

Pinnacle and Noodles. They guys I play with and I have a stigma about noodles. I usually hit any of them I see into the woods/water.

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Posted 29 October 2011 - 08:54 AM

For the high end balls.....Penta hands down.  The best thing Taylormade could do is swallow their pride and bring the orig TP red LDP back and call it the Penta II.

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Posted 29 October 2011 - 09:15 AM

 JOHN GOLIA, on 28 October 2011 - 05:52 PM, said:

Faultless solid one piece. Way back when  and the Taylor made ball that came in a Tube.
  God forgive if you opened the tube. "
      "Intergel"


The winner hands down "Intergel"
Once you hit one of them you realise the tube they came in had more use  then playing the ball. I still use the tubes today to store golf stuff in.

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Posted 29 October 2011 - 09:17 AM

Posted Image

Picture says it all.

Edited by trackcoach13, 29 October 2011 - 09:17 AM.

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Posted 29 October 2011 - 10:07 AM

After the obvious rockflites and pinnacles the worst for me was the TP Black, felt like a rock, didn't spin, weird knuckling ball flight.

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Posted 29 October 2011 - 10:05 AM

Anything from Callaway.  YUCK!!!!!!  They spin like tops.  Best imo Pro V1x and Penta TP.
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Posted 29 October 2011 - 10:28 AM

 goliath23, on 28 October 2011 - 08:59 PM, said:

 TJCDAS, on 28 October 2011 - 04:34 PM, said:

Molitor.  These make all other balls feel soft, believe they were made out of marble.
Haha. So true. I found one on the course the other day and was playing alone so i hit multiple drives on the last hole.  one of them was with a molitor ball. I thought I broke my driver. My ears were ringing till I got to my drive. I threw it in the bushes for the next poor sucker who finds it.

You are a mean SOB that ball deserved a burial at sea.


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