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Looking for nominations for best member's Pimped out set of irons for 2012. Help suggest some sets...


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#1 easyyy

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 01:06 AM

How many of us have sat back and watch some of GolfWRX best pimp thier bag out with some crazy gear. I would like to see some of those sets of irons here so we can consider having a contest voted by members. Best set of pimped out irons for 2012.

Maybe in two categories. One for OEM tweaked and another for Custom "boutique" OEM sets.

Can you add a pic or link a thread that has a set?

Here are a few I grabbed off the top of my head...

http://www.golfwrx.c...-custom-muscle/

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http://www.golfwrx.c...20#entry4888494

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 03:35 PM

What not one suggested set? No way. Hummmmm.. Let me regress.

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:10 PM

Trying to get pics up of my conforming Callaway X-Prototypes up with pink paint fill, lime green ferrules & pink KBS Tour V2 shafts. Every time I try & upload I always get  image error for some reason, maybe I can email it to someone to get it posted.
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Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:13 PM

Tai's DW customs should win this hands down.
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Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:15 PM

View Poststage1350, on 16 December 2012 - 07:13 PM, said:

Tai's DW customs should win this hands down.
Yes.  Agreed.

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:50 PM

maybe Stratton Nolen's for OEM?
He  really has a magnificent set of pings.
and his dad puts a lot of effort into the WITB
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Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:57 PM

Yeah, I agree, His bag always looks nice with a touch of different!

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maybe Stratton Nolen's for OEM?
He  really has a magnificent set of pings.
and his dad puts a lot of effort into the WITB

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:57 PM

View Posttommyrobson, on 16 December 2012 - 07:50 PM, said:

maybe Stratton Nolen's for OEM?
He  really has a magnificent set of pings.
and his dad puts a lot of effort into the WITB
Agree.  10000% ....  Stratton for the OEM, Tai for the customs, Y3 miura cb 501s and wedges, Bnich had some sweet Scratch Irons at one time, my mind is going blank ........

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:59 PM

I'll try to get some pics up of my set soon but I'm still waiting for other goodies to come in.
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Posted 16 December 2012 - 08:04 PM

Tai!!!!!


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Posted 16 December 2012 - 08:13 PM

Owe it to the forum to toss mine into the mix.  Not custom by any means....but I feel like a winner in the iron department...

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 08:29 PM

View Posteasyyy, on 16 December 2012 - 01:06 AM, said:



Can you add a pic or link a thread that has a set?


Here's my set:

http://www.golfwrx.c...le-custom-work/

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 08:33 PM

View PostInspiredTP, on 16 December 2012 - 08:13 PM, said:

Owe it to the forum to toss mine into the mix.  Not custom by any means....but I feel like a winner in the iron department...
Muscle shaping is very similar to tai's protos. Forgive me, do those have any custom work on them, or is that standard? They look goooood!

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 08:47 PM

Here's my WITB for 2012. Still waiting for a couple other pieces though. Some grip and ferrule tweaks as well.

http://www.golfwrx.c...iuras-in-12512/

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 08:53 PM

Looks good -- love the wedges!


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Posted 16 December 2012 - 09:13 PM

View PostPutterHo, on 16 December 2012 - 07:57 PM, said:

View Posttommyrobson, on 16 December 2012 - 07:50 PM, said:

maybe Stratton Nolen's for OEM?
He  really has a magnificent set of pings.
and his dad puts a lot of effort into the WITB
Agree.  10000% ....  Stratton for the OEM, Tai for the customs, Y3 miura cb 501s and wedges, Bnich had some sweet Scratch Irons at one time, my mind is going blank ........

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 09:15 PM

View Postram01002, on 16 December 2012 - 08:33 PM, said:

View PostInspiredTP, on 16 December 2012 - 08:13 PM, said:

Owe it to the forum to toss mine into the mix.  Not custom by any means....but I feel like a winner in the iron department...
Muscle shaping is very similar to tai's protos. Forgive me, do those have any custom work on them, or is that standard? They look goooood!

No you're right, no custom work so they don't really qualify for "pimped out" but I just got them so I might have to do some work on em before they win any beauty contests. But I'm pretty happy with them as is too...

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 09:32 PM

My votr is for Tai and Stratton
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Posted 16 December 2012 - 09:52 PM

I would put this set up against anything out there.  Had them built at the beginning of the 2012 season.  Pured, MOI built...everything.

Epon AF Tour w/ Black finish w/ Diamana Thump X graphite shafts.

Insane set of clubs.  The most pure things you could ever imagine feeling and a good amount of forgiveness for a blade style iron.

Love them but some ongoing health issues made them be a bit too much club for me so they went on to a new home where they're being enjoyed and appreciated.

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 10:37 PM

View PostInspiredTP, on 16 December 2012 - 08:13 PM, said:

Owe it to the forum to toss mine into the mix.  Not custom by any means....but I feel like a winner in the iron department...

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 11:46 PM

View PostShortStack, on 16 December 2012 - 07:57 PM, said:

Yeah, I agree, His bag always looks nice with a touch of different!

View Posttommyrobson, on 16 December 2012 - 07:50 PM, said:

maybe Stratton Nolen's for OEM?
He  really has a magnificent set of pings.
and his dad puts a lot of effort into the WITB

Can someone add a pic and a link???

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Posted 17 December 2012 - 12:40 AM

View Posteasyyy, on 16 December 2012 - 11:46 PM, said:

View PostShortStack, on 16 December 2012 - 07:57 PM, said:

Yeah, I agree, His bag always looks nice with a touch of different!

View Posttommyrobson, on 16 December 2012 - 07:50 PM, said:

maybe Stratton Nolen's for OEM?
He  really has a magnificent set of pings.
and his dad puts a lot of effort into the WITB

Can someone add a pic and a link???
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Posted 17 December 2012 - 06:54 AM

View Postladahl, on 16 December 2012 - 07:15 PM, said:

View Poststage1350, on 16 December 2012 - 07:13 PM, said:

Tai's DW customs should win this hands down.
Yes.  Agreed.

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Posted 17 December 2012 - 11:05 AM

View PostInspiredTP, on 16 December 2012 - 09:15 PM, said:

View Postram01002, on 16 December 2012 - 08:33 PM, said:

View PostInspiredTP, on 16 December 2012 - 08:13 PM, said:

Owe it to the forum to toss mine into the mix.  Not custom by any means....but I feel like a winner in the iron department...
Muscle shaping is very similar to tai's protos. Forgive me, do those have any custom work on them, or is that standard? They look goooood!

No you're right, no custom work so they don't really qualify for "pimped out" but I just got them so I might have to do some work on em before they win any beauty contests. But I'm pretty happy with them as is too...

they look great!

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 12:49 AM

View PostTINGRAM, on 17 December 2012 - 06:54 AM, said:

View Postladahl, on 16 December 2012 - 07:15 PM, said:

View Poststage1350, on 16 December 2012 - 07:13 PM, said:

Tai's DW customs should win this hands down.
Yes.  Agreed.

+1

Thanks for all the love guys!  It would be an honor to be nominated for this because it sure was fun designing these and sharing the step by step process with GolfWRX as this set came to fruition.

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 06:47 AM

TAI, those clubs are absolutely beautiful, and would get my vote from anything I've seen here.

That said, you live in SoCal, but the photos have a tile floor as backdrop? That's unforgiveable :)

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 08:49 AM

Tai's set, no doubt. :king:

He has some pretty sweet putters, too. :good:

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Posted 18 December 2012 - 12:14 PM

I've built some decent sets. Yonex Ezone MBs, Miura 501s, Tour Issue MB2 Satins this past year. All that doesn't even comes close to Tai's custom built set from Scratch. He wins hands down. If we were voting for original OEM clubs, a lot of fellas would be in the running.
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Posted 18 December 2012 - 12:27 PM

TAI's irons are insane. My favorite on here by a mile.
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Posted 18 December 2012 - 12:33 PM

View Postahbot, on 18 December 2012 - 12:14 PM, said:

I've built some decent sets. Yonex Ezone MBs, Miura 501s, Tour Issue MB2 Satins this past year. All that doesn't even comes close to Tai's custom built set from Scratch. He wins hands down. If we were voting for original OEM clubs, a lot of fellas would be in the running.

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