Jump to content

Welcome. You are currently viewing the forum as a guest which does not give you access to all the great features at GolfWRX such as viewing all the images, interacting with members, access to all forums and eligiblility to win free giveaways. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free. Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

* * * * - 3 votes

New Cobra AMP Cell Pro Irons

http://pics.lockerz.com/s/261

103 replies to this topic

#31 specimania

specimania

    Advanced

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 384 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 173532
  • Joined: 04/07/2012
  • Location:Calgary
  • Handicap:5.9
GolfWRX Likes : 29

Posted 17 November 2012 - 12:39 AM

Ya these are sweet irons!  Yet the thing with a muscle back is they all pretty much do the same thing. Caveat being looks and I think that's what draws the mortals into checking them out. Although it sounds oxymoronic, blades are starting to offer a certain mount of forgiveness. I had never heard, pretty forgiving for a blade let alone sayin it till recent times.
Ho away, we need reviews!  Yet that wi t be for awhile...


Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


Wanna get rid of this ugly yellow box? And remove other annoying "stuff" in between posts? Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

1

#32 TheMoneyShot

TheMoneyShot

    ***Twirl of Doom***

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24,643 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 40503
  • Joined: 10/06/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 2004

Posted 17 November 2012 - 12:44 AM

 specimania, on 17 November 2012 - 12:39 AM, said:

Ya these are sweet irons!  Yet the thing with a muscle back is they all pretty much do the same thing. Caveat being looks and I think that's what draws the mortals into checking them out. Although it sounds oxymoronic, blades are starting to offer a certain mount of forgiveness. I had never heard, pretty forgiving for a blade let alone sayin it till recent times.
Ho away, we need reviews!  Yet that wi t be for awhile...

I agree with you about the modem day blades being more forgiving.  I currently play the Cally Razr X MBs and they are super forgiving for being in the "blade" category.  These cobras have some meat back there but man do these babies look good.  It's definitely going to be a MB shootout next year.  Fun times!!!!!

2

#33 amir169

amir169

    Shooting lower and lower!

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 98 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 164079
  • Joined: 02/17/2012
  • Location:Malaysia
GolfWRX Likes : 15

Posted 17 November 2012 - 01:15 AM

I wonder if the orange boxes are indicator of how well you hit them. 1 - topped 2- thin 3 - a little low / high on the face 4 - dead center

3

#34 Sparty

Sparty

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 132 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 145785
  • Joined: 11/07/2011
  • Location:Westcoast
GolfWRX Likes : 8

Posted 17 November 2012 - 01:33 AM

This will shut so up so many haters....

Always looking good Cobra.

4

#35 JB lefty

JB lefty

    JB

  • Lefty Boomers
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,854 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 119043
  • Joined: 12/17/2010
  • Location:Australia
  • Ebay ID:cashdupjb
GolfWRX Likes : 46

Posted 17 November 2012 - 11:27 PM

Wow these are a real traditional type iron look with a modern twist. There really are some great new iron offerings coming our way. I have been hooked with the cally proto's but these are on the list to try. They will have to wait because the new razr forged is released first.

Optiforce 440 Matrix Black 7M3 X flex
X2Hot 5 wood with stock shaft (cannon)
Apex Pro 4-AW KBS Tour V X flex SS1
Callaway Jaws Wedges 56,60
One spot available any ideas?
Odyssey DF550 blade putter/ Pro v 1 ball

5

#36 Dscvrr St Louis

Dscvrr St Louis

    #CALLAWRX 12/12/12 & HOGAN Ft Worth

  • ClubWRX Charter Members
  • 4,860 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 105250
  • Joined: 03/23/2010
  • Location:St. Louis
  • Handicap:7.2
GolfWRX Likes : 957

Posted 18 November 2012 - 09:10 AM

Very sharp!! Really hoping we carry them at GG this year.  At my store at least, we never got the AMP Forged, the Nike VRs Forged(just a demo..very nice by the way), neither Cleveland 588 Iron set...need those it house to sell them, although I did sell one set of the Nike's.
Callaway Sub Zero 8.5(N/S), XPHLEXXX Agera Red Stripe Stiff
BB Alpha 816 FW 14*(set to 15*)Veylix Rome 888 S
BB Alpha 815 Hybrid 20*(Set to 19*)Veylix Rome 988 S
Srixon U45 UT Nippon Modus Tour 125 S
Callaway X Forged 13 Modus 3 Tour 125 S, Apex Pro 16, Modus 3 Tour 120 X
Odyssey MXM #6
Callaway MD3 50/54/58 Modus 125 Wedge


WITB Link

6

#37 Etb1987

Etb1987

    Newbie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 24 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 165839
  • Joined: 02/24/2012
GolfWRX Likes : 0

Posted 18 November 2012 - 12:58 PM

very nice...looks like a one piece amp forged

7

#38 bama11

bama11

    Tour Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 510 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 35819
  • Joined: 07/29/2007
  • Location:Hoover, Al
  • Handicap:4
  • Ebay ID:TIDE11GOLF
GolfWRX Likes : 45

Posted 18 November 2012 - 01:54 PM

 CCUgolfer23, on 16 November 2012 - 09:07 PM, said:

 tigercolt77, on 16 November 2012 - 03:43 PM, said:

thanks for posting and.. war damn eagle

<------------------ Roll Tide! Really sharp looking irons too. Like the look
ROLL TIDE!!!

8

#39 bev

bev

    Member

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 142 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 125122
  • Joined: 03/23/2011
  • Location:new york
GolfWRX Likes : 1

Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:00 PM

wow sweet

9

#40 Santiago Golf

Santiago Golf

    I Strive to make you Better

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,139 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 151005
  • Joined: 12/13/2011
  • Location:Michigan
  • Handicap:0
GolfWRX Likes : 615

Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:49 PM

It looks like they did the same thing that Adams did with the MB2s. They lower the cg in the iron making it play like a player cavity back but still looks, feels, and performed like a blade. The smaller companies always make better clubs because it is the only way they make big money.

Driver: PING i25 9.5*: Fujikura Fuel Tour Spec 60-Stiff
3 wood: Titleist 915Fd 13.5; Aldila Rouge Black 80-X
Hybrid: Adams IDEA Super XTD 17*; UST Mamiya ProForce VTS 100HX
Utility: Cleveland CG16 3 iron; 85 gram Reg Flex (tip to S+)
Irons: Titleist 716 AP2 4-6; KBS Tour C-Taper X
   Titleist 716 CB 7-9; KBS Tour C-Taper X
Wedges: Mizuno MP59 PW; DG S300
Scratch 1018 51*; DG S300
Maltby Custom 59*
Putter: Scotty Cameron Studio Design #1; 35 inches; Super Stroke Augusta Flatso 1.0
Ball: ProV1x
Grip: Super Stroke TX1 Midsize

Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


Wanna get rid of this ugly yellow box? And remove other annoying "stuff" in between posts? Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

10

#41 jgpl

jgpl

    Tour Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 702 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 44902
  • Joined: 01/02/2008
  • Location:Ireland
GolfWRX Likes : 52

Posted 19 November 2012 - 05:14 AM

Very nice - I was expecting a mirage of orange and blue logo's

Bet the new Titleist 714MB is similar in design .............let's wait and see.........

11

#42 TheMoneyShot

TheMoneyShot

    ***Twirl of Doom***

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24,643 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 40503
  • Joined: 10/06/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 2004

Posted 19 November 2012 - 07:56 AM

Has anyone confined an actual release date for the new Cobra blades?

12

#43 Frenchman

Frenchman

    Rookie

  • Members
  • PipPip
  • 57 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 120797
  • Joined: 01/19/2011
  • Location:Foxboro, MA
GolfWRX Likes : 11

Posted 20 November 2012 - 03:08 PM

No idea on release date for right-handed stuff. As far as left handed, here is what I got from Cobra customer service, "Thank you for the inquiry. The Amp Cell Pro Irons will be available as blended set (3-8 CB, 9-PW MB). You will be able to order them through an authorized dealer probably in April 2013."

So I'll be able to order them in April.
Probably.

Awesome...

13

#44 JBIRD72

JBIRD72

    Newbie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 6 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 124974
  • Joined: 03/21/2011
GolfWRX Likes : 0

Posted 20 November 2012 - 03:29 PM

Man, I'm loving these, too..

I currently play the COBRA Pro CB's, but I would love to have a combo set of CB's & MB's....Cobra has stepped it up !!!

14

#45 tembolo1284

tembolo1284

    Boom Boom

  • Banned
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 19,542 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 71802
  • Joined: 01/03/2009
  • Location:NYC
  • Handicap:Beef
GolfWRX Likes : 2236

Posted 20 November 2012 - 03:39 PM

yummy...has macgregor written all over it. Think don white secretly grounded these?

Wishon 919 THI 11* 0.5* Open
Wishon 929 HS 14.5*, 19* 0.5 Open
Wishon 775HS 22*, 25*
Wishon 5, 6 560 MC 7-PW MMC MB
Wishon 54, 59 Micro-Groove HM
All shafts are S2S Stepless Steel Wishon

15

#46 shakey

shakey

    OvenWRX 1

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4,092 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 60434
  • Joined: 07/14/2008
  • Location:GA
  • Handicap:4
GolfWRX Likes : 2017

Posted 20 November 2012 - 05:20 PM

 Frenchman, on 20 November 2012 - 03:08 PM, said:

No idea on release date for right-handed stuff. As far as left handed, here is what I got from Cobra customer service, "Thank you for the inquiry. The Amp Cell Pro Irons will be available as blended set (3-8 CB, 9-PW MB). You will be able to order them through an authorized dealer probably in April 2013."

So I'll be able to order them in April.
Probably.

Awesome...
Sounds alot like you'll have them in August.
NIKE Vapor Fly w/Matrik Ozik White Tie 60 Stiff
NIKE Vapor Fly 3 HL (17) w/White Tie 70 Stiff
NIKE VR II 3 hyb/PX 5.5
NIKE Vapor PC 4-P w/DGS300
NIKE Engage 52 SQ, 58 DS w/DG Wedge
NIKE Origin B2-01
NIKE Vapor Fly Staff Bag
NIKE RZN Tour Dot Platinum
IG:  shwilson78

16

#47 TheMoneyShot

TheMoneyShot

    ***Twirl of Doom***

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24,643 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 40503
  • Joined: 10/06/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 2004

Posted 20 November 2012 - 06:18 PM

 shakey, on 20 November 2012 - 05:20 PM, said:

 Frenchman, on 20 November 2012 - 03:08 PM, said:

No idea on release date for right-handed stuff. As far as left handed, here is what I got from Cobra customer service, "Thank you for the inquiry. The Amp Cell Pro Irons will be available as blended set (3-8 CB, 9-PW MB). You will be able to order them through an authorized dealer probably in April 2013."

So I'll be able to order them in April.
Probably.

Awesome...
Sounds alot like you'll have them in August.

Looks like there will be no RF blades after all...

17

#48 DRRicks

DRRicks

    Major Winner

  • Unregistered
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,558 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 43733
  • Joined: 12/11/2007
  • Handicap:0
GolfWRX Likes : 520

Posted 21 November 2012 - 08:58 AM

 TheMoneyShot, on 20 November 2012 - 06:18 PM, said:

 shakey, on 20 November 2012 - 05:20 PM, said:

 Frenchman, on 20 November 2012 - 03:08 PM, said:

No idea on release date for right-handed stuff. As far as left handed, here is what I got from Cobra customer service, "Thank you for the inquiry. The Amp Cell Pro Irons will be available as blended set (3-8 CB, 9-PW MB). You will be able to order them through an authorized dealer probably in April 2013."

So I'll be able to order them in April.
Probably.

Awesome...
Sounds alot like you'll have them in August.

Looks like there will be no RF blades after all...

I think these will become "The RF Blades".  A little disappointed, but the new blade is really good looking!

18

#49 The General

The General

    Tour Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 904 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 12372
  • Joined: 02/21/2006
  • Location:Nashville, TN
  • Handicap:2
GolfWRX Likes : 165

Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:09 AM

Cobra rep told me that the RF Blades will be a seperate iron set, and you'll be able to order the exact set that Fowler is currently playing.

19

#50 TheMoneyShot

TheMoneyShot

    ***Twirl of Doom***

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24,643 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 40503
  • Joined: 10/06/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 2004

Posted 21 November 2012 - 09:11 AM

 The General, on 21 November 2012 - 09:09 AM, said:

Cobra rep told me that the RF Blades will be a seperate iron set, and you'll be able to order the exact set that Fowler is currently playing.

Thanks for the info.  Will those be an April release too?


Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


Wanna get rid of this ugly yellow box? And remove other annoying "stuff" in between posts? Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

20

#51 The General

The General

    Tour Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 904 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 12372
  • Joined: 02/21/2006
  • Location:Nashville, TN
  • Handicap:2
GolfWRX Likes : 165

Posted 21 November 2012 - 11:41 AM

he said spring, so april is a possibility

21

#52 TheMoneyShot

TheMoneyShot

    ***Twirl of Doom***

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24,643 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 40503
  • Joined: 10/06/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 2004

Posted 21 November 2012 - 12:14 PM

 The General, on 21 November 2012 - 11:41 AM, said:

he said spring, so april is a possibility

Man, I wish it was sooner...

22

#53 hayzooos

hayzooos

    Hall of Fame

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6,444 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 51734
  • Joined: 03/18/2008
  • Location:Madison, WI
  • Handicap:7
GolfWRX Likes : 1735

Posted 21 November 2012 - 04:34 PM

 The General, on 21 November 2012 - 09:09 AM, said:

Cobra rep told me that the RF Blades will be a seperate iron set, and you'll be able to order the exact set that Fowler is currently playing.

If Rickie moves over to the Amp Cell Pro, will there still be the RF Blades?
Cobra LTD Pro Xphlexxx RicProto Orange
Callaway XHP 15* Fuji Speeder VC 8.1
Callaway 815 hybrid 20* (+2) Veylix 988
Srixon 745 4-PW Nippon Modus3 120
SCOR 52/58* Nippon WV 115/125
Ping Cadence TR Ketch Heavy
WITB Link

23

#54 PowerDraw_16

PowerDraw_16

    Newbie

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 27 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 210603
  • Joined: 11/10/2012
  • Location:Modesto, Califonia
GolfWRX Likes : 0

Posted 22 November 2012 - 03:44 PM

Not a HUGE Cobra fan, but man, those look SLICK. Thought about going to VRs for my next irons (still way down the road), but I might have to wait and see.

24

#55 TheMoneyShot

TheMoneyShot

    ***Twirl of Doom***

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24,643 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 40503
  • Joined: 10/06/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 2004

Posted 22 November 2012 - 04:59 PM

 hayzooos, on 21 November 2012 - 04:34 PM, said:

 The General, on 21 November 2012 - 09:09 AM, said:

Cobra rep told me that the RF Blades will be a seperate iron set, and you'll be able to order the exact set that Fowler is currently playing.

If Rickie moves over to the Amp Cell Pro, will there still be the RF Blades?

Great question!


25

#56 HiSpeed48

HiSpeed48

    Major Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,754 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 196138
  • Joined: 08/02/2012
  • Location:New York City
GolfWRX Likes : 361

Posted 22 November 2012 - 05:21 PM

Looks great. Not sure how I feel about the large Cobra lettering but it's not a deal breaker.

Hopefully there will be an influx of used Cobra S3 Pro irons on the market when these are finally released.
Titleist 910D2 TI 9.5*
TEE XCG7 15*
Mizuno MP32 3-9
Vokey 46* 50* 54* 60*
John Byron DH2

26

#57 Big Ben

Big Ben

    Hall of Fame

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 6,861 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 14306
  • Joined: 04/21/2006
  • Location:Cleveland, Ohio
  • Handicap:5
GolfWRX Likes : 581

Posted 23 November 2012 - 02:37 PM

Cobra irons are always sweet feeling and perform perfectly, I'm guessing these will be no different. My S3 Pros will stay right where they are until the grooves disappear, I know for a fact I would regret selling them...BB
Irons: Bridgestone  J15MB, Yamaha RMX CB Tour Model
Drivers: Bubba Ping G30, Yonex Ezone 380
Hybrids: Taylormade Aeroburner TP, Titleist 712u
Wedges: Vokey Custom Shop TVD-M grinds, Ping Gorge WRX
Putters: Machine Custom M10 Adjuster, Bettinardi BB54
Balls: Titleist ProV, bridgestone B330s, Callaway Chrome Soft

27

#58 The General

The General

    Tour Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 904 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 12372
  • Joined: 02/21/2006
  • Location:Nashville, TN
  • Handicap:2
GolfWRX Likes : 165

Posted 23 November 2012 - 03:59 PM

 hayzooos, on 21 November 2012 - 04:34 PM, said:

 The General, on 21 November 2012 - 09:09 AM, said:

Cobra rep told me that the RF Blades will be a seperate iron set, and you'll be able to order the exact set that Fowler is currently playing.

If Rickie moves over to the Amp Cell Pro, will there still be the RF Blades?

Don't know for sure, but I bet RF will continue to play the irons that he helped design/were custom built for him. Pure conjecture on my part.

28

#59 TheMoneyShot

TheMoneyShot

    ***Twirl of Doom***

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 24,643 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 40503
  • Joined: 10/06/2007
GolfWRX Likes : 2004

Posted 23 November 2012 - 05:48 PM

[quote name='The General' timestamp='1353704365' post='5969977']
[quote name='hayzooos' timestamp='1353533676' post='5963533']
[quote name='The General' timestamp='1353506956' post='5961813']
Cobra rep told me that the RF Blades will be a seperate iron set, and you'll be able to order the exact set that Fowler is currently playing.
[/quote]

If Rickie moves over to the Amp Cell Pro, will there still be the RF Blades?
[/quote]

Don't know for sure, but I bet RF will continue to play the irons that he helped design/were custom built for him. Pure conjecture on my part.
[/quote][quote name='The General' timestamp='1353704365' post='5969977']
[quote name='hayzooos' timestamp='1353533676' post='5963533']
[quote name='The General' timestamp='1353506956' post='5961813']
Cobra rep told me that the RF Blades will be a seperate iron set, and you'll be able to order the exact set that Fowler is currently playing.
[/quote]

If Rickie moves over to the Amp Cell Pro, will there still be the RF Blades?
[/quote]

Don't know for sure, but I bet RF will continue to play the irons that he helped design/were custom built for him. Pure conjecture on my part.
[/quote]

Yup, those are some of the best looking blades I have seen in a long time.  I cannot wait to buy a set!

29

#60 HackerVance

HackerVance

    Tour Winner

  • Advanced Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 930 posts
  •  
  • Member #: 151241
  • Joined: 12/15/2011
GolfWRX Likes : 216

Posted 26 November 2012 - 01:40 PM

I like the look of those a lot.  Cobra = underrated.


Remove This Advertisement Viewing As Guest

    GolfWRX Forums

    Advertisement


Wanna get rid of this ugly yellow box? And remove other annoying "stuff" in between posts? Create a FREE GolfWRX account here.

30



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

GolfWRX Sponsors