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  • sm5feat
    Review: Titleist Vokey SM5 Wedges

    Pros: Vokey leads the way with 21 different loft, bounce and grind combinations, three different finishes and personalization programs that allows golfers to create a wedge that suits their games and personalities. The new specialized TX3 grooves add...

    • Posted 27 days ago
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    Adjust your setup and swing for better bunker shots

    The easiest shot in golf should be a greenside bunker shot. I say that because golfers can be much less exacting from the sand than other lies. A bunker shot can be hit anywhere from 0.5 inches...

    • Posted 46 days ago
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  • custom wedge stamping
    How to create your own custom-stamped wedges

    Like so many other readers here on GolfWRX, I eagerly look forward to PGA Tour WITB photos each week. One of the most interesting aspects of Tour bags for me (and especially at the Waste Management Open)...

    • Posted 75 days ago
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    Review: Cobra Tour Trusty Wedges

    Pros: The wedges have an high-friction face design, aggressive grooves and a versatile Tour Notch K-grind. Available in lofts of 62 and 64 degrees, if that’s your thing. Cons: Not as many bounce options as market share...

    • Posted 76 days ago
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    Show Stoppers: Day 2 of the PGA Merchandise Show

    The GolfWRX team is live from this year’s PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Fla. The “Show Stoppers” segment will highlight our favorite clubs, gear, and training aids at the show. At the PGA Merchandise Show, golf companies...

    • Posted 88 days ago
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    Titleist Vokey SM5 Wedges

    Titleist’s new Vokey SM5 wedges offer golfers more tour-preferred grind and bounce options, as well as more spin from their larger third-generation Spin Milled grooves. The new “TX3″ grooves have a 7-percent larger groove volume in two...

    • Posted 90 days ago
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  • roger cleveland
    Cleveland Golf sues Callaway over use of ‘Roger Cleveland’ name

    Cleveland Golf Company, Inc. and Dunlop Sports Co. Ltd. filed a trademark infringement, unfair competition and trademark dilution against Callaway Golf Company for imprinting the name “Roger Cleveland” on its Mack Daddy 2 wedges. In 1990, Roger...

    • Posted 172 days ago
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  • Cobra Tour Trusty Wedges
    Cobra changes the odds with its new Tour Trusty wedges

    In May, Cobra unveiled its Tour Trusty wedge with a limited release that allowed golfers to buy the tour-inspired wedge five months early. As it turns out, those who bought one of the 1600 limited-edition wedges have a rarer...

    • Posted 214 days ago
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  • Bob Vokey Hand Ground Experience
    Want to be fit for wedges by Bob Vokey?

    In June, Titleist opened its Vokey Tour Department to the public with its Hand Ground program, which allows consumers to order custom wedges that are handmade by the same craftsman who create wedges for tour players. If...

    • Posted 214 days ago
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  • phil-mickelson-golf
    Understand your wedge data to find the “magic yardage”

    Being a good wedge player can really help golfers lower their scores in an instant. Wedge shots from inside 100 yards from the fairway are a safe zone, the place where golfers lay up on a par...

    • Posted 231 days ago
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    Miura K Grind Wedges: Editor Review

    Pros: The “knuckles” on the back of Miura’s K Grind wedge makes them some of the coolest looking wedges on the market. Like all Miura wedges, they’re hand ground from carbon steel, and the K Grind seems to...

    • Posted 236 days ago
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    SCOR Golf: Editor Review

    The first thing that you notice about SCOR Golf is that these folks are serious about doing something different with what they call the “scoring clubs” (traditionally known as wedges). Terry Koehler, the founder, club designer and...

    • Posted 243 days ago
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  • Scratch Detroit spotlight
    Scratch Golf returns to its roots, opens Detroit-area fitting studio

    It’s not what you’d expect from a small golf equipment company, a storefront-fitting center in Metro Detroit that showcases Scratch Golf’s wedges, irons, putters and accessories. But Scratch has never been the average small golf equipment company,...

    • Posted 248 days ago
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  • Vokey Hand Ground Spotlight 1
    Vokey Hand Ground Wedges: Editor Review

    Pros: Hand Ground wedges are made by the same craftsmen who create wedges for tour players. It’s one of the few custom wedge programs that allows consumers to select their favorite grind and tweak it to their preference....

    • Posted 259 days ago
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  • Callaway Mack Daddy 2 Wedges Designed by Roger Cleveland
    Editor Review: Callaway Mack Daddy 2 Wedges

    Pros: The Mack Daddy 2 wedges feature a compact, forged head with some of the highest-spinning grooves we’ve tested. With three different grinds available for the 58- and 60-degree wedges in two different finishes, the line supplies...

    • Posted 276 days ago
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  • Miura Lefties 7/13 spotlight
    Miura adds options for lefties

    Lefties rejoice! Miura Golf has expanded its lineup of left-handed clubs to include the new Limited Forged Black Blade Irons and Black Wedges. The flat-black finish is designed to produce no glare while still maintaining the appropriate...

    • Posted 284 days ago
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  • Custom Wedge Spotlight 2
    Want a custom wedge? Cleveland, Vokey and Hopkins have you covered

    If you’re the type of grinder who likes to work on wedges as much in your garage as you do on the course, three wedge companies have websites that allow you to custom build your wedges, saving...

    • Posted 285 days ago
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  • Hopkins Golf
    Custom wedge company Hopkins Golf opens it doors

    For most amateur golfers, the ultimate goal is to play like a pro and shoot as close to par as possible. Most will never get there, but players can now customize their clubs like tour pros at...

    • Posted 299 days ago
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  • Morgan Hoffman Wedges
    Grab that net and catch that beautiful butterfly, pal!

    If you look through the Tour photos that are on GolfWRX every week, you may notice that more often than not, players have added a little flair to their golf golf clubs. Whether it is in the...

    • Posted 320 days ago
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  • Vokey WedgeWorks Hand Ground-1
    Vokey opens its Tour Department to the public

    Call it WedgeWorks on steroids. Titleist has announced that the custom wedge grinding services it offers to its tour players will be available to the public starting June 19. Titleist calls the program “WedgeWorks Hand Ground,” and it...

    • Posted 327 days ago
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  • WRXvisitstheoven420
    GolfWRX visits The Oven, Nike Golf R&D

    Nike Golf is not known to stick to typical golf tradition. Perhaps that’s rooted in the way it was born. Ben Hogan never touched a Nike golf club. Until June rolls around, a Nike club will have...

    • Posted 332 days ago
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  • Cobra Tour Trusty
    Rickie Fowler testing Cobra’s new “Tour Trusty” Wedge

    We spotted Rickie Fowler testing a soon-to-be released version of a new Cobra wedge called the “Tour Trusty” at the Zurich Classic this week. Check out the photos we snapped below, and click here to see what...

    • Posted 360 days ago
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  • Fourteen Wedges Editor Review
    Fourteen Golf Wedges: Editor Review

    Pros: Fourteen wedges have a classic, clean shape, and come in some of the prettiest finishes we’ve seen. They have a super soft forged feel and create lots of check on short shots. Cons: They’re pricey (about $185...

    • Posted 362 days ago
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  • Rusty Estes
    Q&A with Fourteen Golf’s Rusty Estes

    Twenty years ago, Rusty Estes couldn’t hit a wedge shot. Actually, he was a 16-year-old who could hit a lot of different wedge shots for a boy his age, but there was one shot in particular he...

    • Posted 376 days ago
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  • best wedges
    Best Wedges 2013: Editors’ Choice

    Contrary to popular belief, the best wedges aren’t the ones that spin the most. According to legendary wedge designer Bob Vokey, the most important part of finding the right wedge is finding the right sole configuration, which can be the...

    • Posted 381 days ago
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  • greg_hopkins
    Former Cleveland CEO Hopkins starts wedge company

    Greg Hopkins, who resigned as the CEO of Cleveland Golf/Srixon in September, has established his own wedge company, Hopkins Golf. Starting June 1, golfers will be able to get a set of the wedges that company calls...

    • Posted 384 days ago
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  • Equipment parity
    “We are past the time of superior and inferior product lines”

    What was true, still is true and is likely becoming even more true is this: equipment doesn’t make any difference. Or perhaps more correctly, when analyzed with a single criteria of performance, the consumer has more choices...

    • Posted 395 days ago
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  • Wedge Grooves
    When are your grooves worn out?

    Have you ever heard an announcer during a golf telecast talk about how PGA Tour players “control their spin?” If you’re like me, you probably thought to yourself, “I wish I actually had some spin to control.” It’s...

    • Posted 405 days ago
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  • Kenny Knox
    Putting legend Kenny Knox releases line of putters, wedges

    If there ever were a golfer who knew the importance of good short-game clubs, it was Kenny Knox. The three-time PGA Tour event winner at one point held the record for the fewest number of putts in...

    • Posted 437 days ago
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    Mizuno MP-T4 Wedges Review

    Pros: With input from the one of the games most precise wedge players, Luke Donald, Mizuno has designed a tear-shaped wedge from 1025E “pure select” mild carbon steel — and incorporated its patented Quad Cut Grooves. The results...

    • Posted 537 days ago
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