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PICS! NIKE Golf VR_S Covert Irons!


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#1 HipCheck

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 08:56 PM

Here they are guys.  Let us know what you think.

 

 


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Posted 06 November 2012 - 08:59 PM

They actually look better than I originally thought. What type of player are they aiming towards with this iron?
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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:00 PM

awesome
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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:00 PM

Nikes answer to RBZ...

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:01 PM

The Nike VRS Forged is not going to be updated?  Only the VRS (SGI/GI) version?

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:02 PM

Will there be a tour iron?

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:02 PM

I didn't know these pics would surface yet....  Thanks for sharing!
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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:07 PM

I'll stick with my vrs forged, but thanks for the pictures.
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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:12 PM

I've seen worse from address; but they wont be winning any beauty contests

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:14 PM

Cavity pocket in irons!  What will they think of next?

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:17 PM

:fie: :fie: :fie: :fie: :fie: :fie: :fie: :cheesy: :nono: :nono: :nono: :nono: I hate them!

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:22 PM

I hate to say it but they're fugly.
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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:27 PM

looks cheap.  and I love Nike stuff.  I sold a rbz driver to play a VR tour instead.  Also used to play the machspeeds and they were cool.  These just look like something off of gigagolf.  



P.S. nothing wrong with Gigagolf, but these Nike Irons don't jump out at me like the Rocketbladez and the new x-forged do.

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:30 PM

Why are they so busy looking, as in too much going on?  I really don't care for them.  The VR-S forged look much better.  This being said, performance is king.

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:30 PM

View Postfreddyottawa, on 06 November 2012 - 08:59 PM, said:

They actually look better than I originally thought. What type of player are they aiming towards with this iron?

Game improvement irons.  High handicappers.


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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:33 PM

I love them.  I may have a full covert bag next year.

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:34 PM

Look like absolute launching machines, those things look like you'd hit them out the stratosphere.

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:35 PM

I actually like the look, matches the rest of the Covert line.

What are the specs? Lofts? Shafts?

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:38 PM

Look like old Callaway cavity backs.......  How strong will the lofts be on these suckers?

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:39 PM

:WTF:



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those are ugly as sin, worse than the TM


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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:41 PM

As technologically intriguing and visually impressive as the Woods and Hybrid are, these are somewhat unimpressive.
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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:41 PM

Nike shovels?

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:45 PM

Is it possible to throw more labels on the clubhead itself? Those are most unimpressive...

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:49 PM

Copies of Callaway Diablo Forged - the best irons Callaway produced so far, so perhaps Nike can learn from the masters.
I bet you the grips and shafts will be below the par as always.

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 09:55 PM

Those are ugly! I guess to each his own though...

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 10:17 PM



They do nothing for me, looks like they will compete with the TM burner line @ $399

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 10:26 PM

Nothing that loud should be called "Covert".   These as covert as Loudmouth pants.

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 11:14 PM

Yup I DO think the Coverts look like a cross between the VR-S's and the Nike Machspeeds...

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 11:34 PM

I was very impressed with the Covert Drivers appearance but the irons look really bulky. I guess I will wait to make my final decision when I test them out once released.

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Posted 06 November 2012 - 11:38 PM

It's like a wanna be AP1 but uglier. I like the driver but not the irons so much


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