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What is your 200 yard club?


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#31 Drgonzo1976

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:28 PM

19* 910h for me.


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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:36 PM

typically a 5 iron if it is carry distance.  I will use a 6 iron if it is a hard green.
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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:37 PM

Three quarter gap wedge, doesn't everyone on WRX hit that from 200?

Seriously though, in the right conditions a 5i, sometimes a 4i.

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:38 PM

4 to 6 iron depending on conditions

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:42 PM

View PostNorboo, on 18 November 2012 - 02:07 PM, said:

Mine at the moment is 17 Adams Idea Super XTD Hybrid.  However, I am not consistent with it.

5 iron.


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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:43 PM

View PostMtlJeff, on 18 November 2012 - 02:29 PM, said:

these days probably a 4 iron that is 24 degrees. If i'd rather be long i have a 20 degree G15 hybrid

Pretty much the same but my hybrid is i20
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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:43 PM

solid 6 iron for an everyday round, but after a double bogey maybe a hard 7 ;)

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:45 PM

A lot of bull whoopsie being spouted by billy big hitters on here.


Might as well get your manhoods out and start measuring! :superman2:
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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:47 PM

Three quarter 8.

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:47 PM

Snake eyes 685 - 5 iron

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:58 PM

Adams Pro Black 3H 20*

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 03:58 PM

Right now it's a ping i20 4 iron. In the summer it's probably a 5. C taper stiff hard stepped once

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:01 PM

5i
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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:02 PM

A smooth 4i for me. I can get a 5i there, just might not land where I want it to tho.
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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:05 PM

I try to hit all my irons smoothly, so I would pull a 24º 4i for 200yds.  I could get a 27º 5i there, but would lose some accuracy.


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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:06 PM

Five iron

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:12 PM

If there's a helping wind, I need a draw, or there's room to be short......4 iron
High shot needed or room to fade...7 wood
Prefer the 4 but that hard fade fw is becoming a favorite shot lately.

Yes, I said 7 wood.  


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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:14 PM

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:23 PM

My weapon from 200 is a smooth Adams CMB 4 iron

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:23 PM

In ideal conditions with no elevation change in the shot it's a 4 iron @ 400' above sea level and a 7 iron at 8000', but yesterday I played a 192 yard par 3 that has an elevated tee box (200' drop) and I hit an 8 iron pin high.

Edited by Thug Hunter, 18 November 2012 - 04:24 PM.

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:27 PM

amazing how so many of you guys hit it as far as Rory Mcilroy (5 iron - 200 yards).
i guess his are Irish yards and US yards are a bit shorter.
my Tommy Armour 845 2 iron goes about 200 when i manage to hit it half well.
my old Hogan persimmon 4 wood used to also.
anyhow i am getting used to be outdriven by 60 metres by strong young studs who miss the green with a wedge and  make the same 4 i do.

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:33 PM

I've been wrestling with that distance all season.  Usually my Speedline LP 7 wood. Sometimes my Ci11 4 iron. Sometimes my Nickent 6dt 4 hybrid.  The hybrid and iron aren't very consistent. The 7 wood is a pretty safe bet, unless I catch one and then it's going over the green.
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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:33 PM

Not a fan of 200...it's an in between club for me

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:35 PM

I had a 200 yard club once, it was excellent when I needed to take a drop but a b**** to get into my car.

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:51 PM

View Postthecraw, on 18 November 2012 - 03:45 PM, said:

A lot of bull whoopsie being spouted by billy big hitters on here.


Might as well get your manhoods out and start measuring! :superman2:

Of course it was always a given that someone was going to post what you did, but i don't agree. 5 iron is not a crazy club to hit 200yds though it is a nice poke and you need some swing speed to do it. By my quick count over half the answers (excluding the obvious joke ones) have been 4 iron or less which really isn't crazy. I hit a 4 iron 200yds and my driver SS is about 110 right now, fast but not crazy for a 30 something and i don't even take that big a cut at it. I'm not even one of the top 15 biggest hitters at my club.

i used to hit a 5 iron 200yds fairly easily. Given the median age of this site, the tendency for longer hitters to post in threads like this etc etc....i really don't dispute the answers

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:55 PM

1/4 flop shot swing with 89* wedge.

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:58 PM

I can't hit the green from 200 yards.  I don't think I've hit it all year.  

Last year its a MP53 5 Iron all day.  This year it's 4 or 5 iron pull hook 180 yards short and left.  Usually a smother hook.  

My game has gone to shiiiiit and im glad the season is over lol
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Posted 18 November 2012 - 05:03 PM

4i

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 05:09 PM

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 05:09 PM

Titleist 712 MB 5 iron


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