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Odyssey ProType PT #9 HT High Toe... Mmmmm, so SWEET!


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#1 bsac

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 01:34 PM

My wife just got back from a business trip in Japan and surprised me with an early birthday gift: an Odyssey ProType PT #9 HT High Toe 34". I have never been more excited about a putter than this one. I have always been a fan of the heel shafted half mallet, owning the SC Del Mar California, various TM Maranello versions, Cleveland Classic Black #2, White Ice #9, NC Mogul, and the Nike Method 003 (twice). This one blows them all away. I have only tried this out on the practice green, but like Crenshaw said, "I have a good feeling about [this]. That's all I'm gonna say."

The craftsmanship is good. I wouldn't say it's quite on par with SC or even the crisp lines of the Method 003, but it certainly has a very high quality look and finish. It surely does not disappoint in that department. The HT feature does its job of making sure you sole the putter properly and it flat out looks cool when you are just looking at the putter to admire it. The head cover adds a nice touch to the entire package.

What sets this putter apart from the others that I have used is the performance. First of all, the feel off of the face is very nice. I was expecting it to be super mushy being a "white___ insert," but it actually gives a muted click that provides enough feedback and a feel that is not overly soft. Next, the stability of the putter is excellent for a putter of this style. This is the main feature of this putter that I feel sets it apart. I left the stock 15g weights in and it provides the perfect heft. Not too heavy and not too light. I'm sure I'll experiment with the 10g and 20g set ups, but for now the 15g seems to be just right. I don't know if it is the weight of the putter or the HT or a combo of both, but this putter does not seem to "twist" as much as the other models that I have tried. I thought it was just in my head, but I tried it against the Method 003 and I felt that the difference was apparent. Maybe it was still just a mental difference, but there was definitely a difference there. I don't have any tools to measure that, but a mental advantage is good enough for me when it comes to putting. My bad strokes seem to produce acceptable results, which is something you don't normally get away with when using this style of putter.

Overall, this is a superb putter. I am really not sure why Odyssey doesn't release these in the states. The current PT #9's are only "ok" compared to this. If they add the moveable weights to that line, it would actually make it worth the retail price, IMO. I am for sure a putter ho, but no putter has made me think about settling down more than this one. It may be the ball and chain.

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 01:42 PM

dangggg thats a nice flat stick. Bet that cost her a pretty penny, she must really love you ;)
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Posted 27 September 2012 - 02:01 PM

Gimme!  What's your price?

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 02:39 PM

Haha... Def not selling right now.

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 02:43 PM

Love that putter!


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Posted 27 September 2012 - 03:48 PM

keep that wife around!

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 03:49 PM

What's different about the high toe from the regular toe that makes it worth the extra $$?

Edited by TheMackDaddy, 10 November 2012 - 02:33 PM.


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Posted 27 September 2012 - 04:16 PM

See how it peaks at the toe to form a higher toe?
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Posted 27 September 2012 - 04:19 PM

That is a nice looking putter, its a head shape that suits me, if I wasn't intent of trying to pick up a couple of other putters then I would certainly have this on my list. Looking forward to a review to see how it stacks up on the course, would be interesting to hear your views on the quality of roll after you have played the method.

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 04:22 PM

Great looking putter!!! I have the TD #9 & love it.

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 04:23 PM

Odyssey really stepped their putter game up!  TSG has the HT for anyone interested.
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Posted 27 September 2012 - 04:36 PM

I am not much of a putter ho, but if they release this thing it the states I will buy it the first day it is available! Speaking of which, any insiders know if this model will be released in the US??????????

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 04:50 PM

That looks so nice.  So much want right now.
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Posted 27 September 2012 - 07:29 PM

View PostProjectX_Mizuno, on 27 September 2012 - 04:36 PM, said:

I am not much of a putter ho, but if they release this thing it the states I will buy it the first day it is available! Speaking of which, any insiders know if this model will be released in the US??????????

You should ask the Callaway Execs in the threads in the Tour and equipment forums.
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Posted 27 September 2012 - 07:30 PM

View Postckay, on 27 September 2012 - 04:23 PM, said:

Odyssey really stepped their putter game up!  TSG has the HT for anyone interested.

Yes or $500+ bills which is way to high IMO.  Boy, it is sure a nice looking putter though.


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Posted 27 September 2012 - 07:33 PM

Do they make this without the insert?

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 07:36 PM

View Postbsac, on 27 September 2012 - 02:39 PM, said:

Haha... Def not selling right now.
Everyone has a price... :pimp:

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 08:43 PM

View PostKILLEDBYASHANKEDWEDGE, on 27 September 2012 - 07:33 PM, said:

Do they make this without the insert?

Not yet but hopefully that will happen in the next offering.

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Posted 27 September 2012 - 09:10 PM

great putter even better wife.  Well done sir
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Posted 27 September 2012 - 10:43 PM

Great looking flatstick!  The wife did good work on that one!


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Posted 27 September 2012 - 11:40 PM

this looks like the retail offering of mickelson's putter. very nice.

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Posted 28 September 2012 - 12:06 AM

I really like the look of this putter. Please post some more feedback after you use it.

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Posted 28 September 2012 - 01:43 PM

I hate you right now, so freaking much.  I love your wife though, so freaking much.  Please give us a review after a couple of rounds.

Edited by tdk8180, 28 September 2012 - 01:45 PM.


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Posted 29 September 2012 - 02:17 PM

That's a great putter. I've got one (not the high toe) and have putted better than ever with it. Expensive as hell, yea, but worth every penny. Way better than any of that stuff in shops here in the US.

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Posted 29 September 2012 - 11:54 PM

No review on this bad boy yet???


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Posted 30 September 2012 - 09:55 AM

I'm sorry bsac, I have not received a PM yet with sale details.  Pretty soon, I am going to start a noncompliant WRXer thread.

The putter, the weights, the wrench, and the wife, or the thread starts...

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Posted 30 September 2012 - 09:15 PM

Great looking putter! Very nice gift!!!

On another note, perhaps before her next trip to Japan you might leave a few articles on the new Nissan R35 GT-R Nismo laying around the house!......just saying!!

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Posted 30 September 2012 - 10:04 PM

Dibs on her sister

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Posted 04 November 2012 - 02:27 PM

Any chance these putters will be released in the North American market ?
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Posted 05 November 2012 - 08:45 PM

Maybe it was last week, but somebody had a thread about what is the best looking #9.  I'd say that PRO TYPE is it.  Very nice, the slope up to the toe is a unique look.  I saw Mickelson's spy pics with it, but it looks better in these pics.


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