What brand makes the best carry/stand bags?
Posted 05 August 2012 - 11:02 AM
Trying to decide between a hoofer and the SM Swift X but really don't like blazing a huge PING/Sun Mountain logo. Right now I'm gaming this knock off Paragon with zero logos that has suited me well for past 2 yrs. However stand is out of whack and it's time for a change.
Datrek....you can find them cheap on craigslist and you won't be disappointed.
Posted 05 August 2012 - 07:13 PM
One negative thing that stands out though is the stand on my Ping Hoofer wasn't very good. It didn't angle a lot, so the bag would fall over a lot if I was on a small hill. The stand mechanism also eventually broke after a few years. No real problems with the other bags though.
Adams Idea Pro a12 18*
Mizuno MP52 3-PW
Mizuno MP-T4 50* 54* 58*
Odyssey Tour Designs Black #9
Posted 15 August 2012 - 09:33 PM
Ogio had 2. First one the legs went after a decade? Bug.
I have a ogio Flash, hey it's $40.
I kind of like less badging on my bags...decent legs and a comfy strap.
TM 300 Series 15*
Hogan Apex II 3-PW (1983)
Mizuno MP-R Blk Ni 52* & 56*
Odyssey White Hot XG 2
Posted 22 August 2012 - 03:22 PM
Posted 22 August 2012 - 11:12 PM
Posted 12 September 2012 - 10:37 AM
Posted 14 September 2012 - 11:04 AM
I would get a new PING bag in a heartbeat. Probably a Hoofer for a little extra room.
Posted 11 October 2012 - 01:16 AM
Posted 20 October 2012 - 12:32 AM
Nike VR Pro Ltd - Matrix Ozik 70x
Titleist 910h 19* - Matrix Ozik Altus
714 AP2 4-pw X100
Nike Method Mod 00
Nike VR Forged 51, 56
Posted 02 November 2012 - 06:45 PM
Posted 06 November 2012 - 05:49 PM
SLDR S 3HL
Mizuno EZ 3-Hybrid, JPX Fli Hi 4
Mizuno EZ 5-AW
TM TP wedges 56 & 60
Spider Blade 2
Posted 16 November 2012 - 05:57 AM
Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:28 PM
This irritated to the point that I wanted to take it back and did try a Ping Latitude for half a round but it was too too harsh in my opinion. So I just learned to live with the bad legs. Soon you start making sure the bag won't fall over without paying attention to it.
The Woode top is probably the best out there (not so for the lefties though) also the straps are very comfortable, there's enough pockets for everything and they're big enough, the ball silo and velcro for your glove are good plus it holds water outside to some extent.
3&5W: Mizuno MP-650, 15* & 18*
3H: Mizuno MP-650, 19*, Orochi Red, S
4-PW: Mizuno MP-57, Rifle 5.5
Mizuno Bettinardi C-01H/BC-2
Mizuno MP-T11 52.07, T4 58.10
Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:49 AM
The best carry/standbags are Mizuno aerolite and the Ogio Velocity.
All others are too big or too heavy for walking.
Posted 01 February 2013 - 09:05 PM
The Four 5 and the Hybrid aren't the same. The Hybrid is a cart bag that can be carried while the Four 5 is a carry bag that fits in a cart.
I love my Four 5. It has lots of room (too much) and the pocket layout is good enough that everything I need is within reach while walking. The 14-way divider was the clincher for me. The strap had to be restitched but it's not a big deal. It's also light enough.
Posted 09 February 2013 - 08:37 AM
Edited by NickPhillips, 09 February 2013 - 12:58 PM.
Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:37 AM
Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:00 AM
PING G25 15* 7.3TS
Adams VTS LSP 20* 8.8TS
Titleist 712U 23*
Fourteen RM12 51* 55* 59* S400
Posted 02 March 2013 - 11:05 AM
Looking forward to walking season starting again!
Posted 13 March 2013 - 10:00 PM
Callaway Big Bertha 15*, 18* fw
Ping G25 23* hybrid
Nike VRS Covert 2.0 Forged, 5-A irons
Titleist SM5 56*, 60* wedges
Ping Shea H, 33" putter
Posted 14 March 2013 - 10:44 AM
Titleist 909F2 15.5* - Aldila VS 80S
RBZ Tour TP 21.5* - Project X 6.5 HY
Mizuno MP53 (4-PW)
Titleist Vokey SM - 52* 56* 60*
Scotty Cameron - California Coronado
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