In our forums, our members have been discussing the softest feeling blade irons. WRXer ‘Jaconbits’ is looking for a new set of irons and kicks off the thread saying:
“I’m unable to try all types of irons without shelling out cash, but I’m looking for the absolute softest blade irons on the market today.
I’ve tried Ben Hogans (very soft), Titleist 620mbs (firmer), and Blueprint (somewhere in the middle). I’m open to DTC brands as well, like Haywood, New Level, Sub70, etc., as well as any major brand.”
And our members have been sharing their candidates in our forum.
Here are a few posts from the thread, but make sure to check out the entire discussion and have your say at the link below.
- Phizzy30: “Miura or Epon if money isn’t an issue.”
- braincramp52: “Softest are probably Mizunos. Best, in my opinion, are still the Wilson staff blades.”
- craz-e: “Surprised the Callaway Apex MB’s haven’t been mentioned yet, they have been the softest I have hit in the last few years. As others have mentioned, though, try everything because sole design can really influence feel, especially when testing off grass.”
- Soccerrick10: “PXG 0211 ST – $99.99 / club. Great feel and turf interaction.”
- wam78: “I found the MP20’s to be very soft! Apex MB’s right behind them.”
Rickie Fowler WITB 2021 (October)
- Rickie Fowler what’s in the bag accurate as of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. We’ll confirm what putter and 3-wood Fowler puts in play on Thursday.
Driver: Cobra King F9 (7.5 degrees)
Shaft: Mitsubishi Diamana White 73 X
3-wood: Cobra RadSpeed Big Tour (14.5 degrees)
Shaft: Aldila Tour ATX 75 TX
3-wood: Cobra RadSpeed Big Tour (12.5 degrees)
Shaft: Mitsubishi Diamana White 83 X
Irons: Cobra King F9 SpeedBack (4), Cobra King Forged MB (4-PW)
Shafts: Graphite Design Tour AD Prototype (4), Mitsubishi MMT 125 TX (4-PW)
Wedges: Titleist Vokey Design SM8 (52-12F, 56-14F), Vokey Design SM WedgeWorks (60-T)
Shafts: True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue X100
Putter: Cobra King Vintage Sport-45
Putter: Cobra King Vintage Sport-45 Prototype
Putter: Scotty Cameron GSS Prototype
Grips: Golf Pride Tour Velvet
Ball: TaylorMade TP5 Pix
Callaway unveils new Apex UW utility wood
Callaway Golf has introduced its new Apex UW utility wood, which features a design aiming to combine the best features of higher-lofted fairway woods, hybrids, and a more neutral ball flight.
The new utility wood contains the brand’s Jailbreak A.I. Velocity Blades, which are designed to increase vertical stiffness near the club’s sole in a bid to create more speed low on the face where players often mishit their hybrids.
The A.I. face is forged using a high strength C300 Maraging Steel designed to provide greater speed and spin consistency across the face.
In addition, the new Apex UW features MIM’D Tungsten Weighting (18g per club on average), which Callaway has utilized to precisely position the Center of Gravity (CG).
The CG configuration is in a neutral location and is engineered to promote higher launch and steeper landing angles for better stopping power, along with optimized spin rates, all while reducing unwanted draw bias.
The clean, compact shape bids to create workability for better shot-making with more control. With 17% tighter downrange dispersion, the new Apex UW woods also seek to promote enhanced accuracy both off the tee and from the fairway.
Specs, Pricing & Availability
- Lofts: 17, 19, 21-degrees
- Pricing: $299.99. each
- Availability: October 14th, 2021
Coolest thing for sale in the GolfWRX Classifieds (10/5/21): Adams Idea Black 9031 hybrid
At GolfWRX, we love golf, plain and simple.
We are a community of like-minded individuals that all experience and express our enjoyment of the game in many ways. It’s that sense of community that drives day-to-day interactions in the forums on topics that range from best driver to what marker you use to mark your ball. It even allows us to share another thing we all love – buy and selling equipment.
Currently, in our GolfWRX buy/sell/trade (BST) forum, there is a listing for an Adams Idea Black 9031 18-degree hybrid
From the seller (@Gehly): “Adams Idea Black 9031 18* hybrid w/ Aldila VooDoo SNV8. This is smaller, more iron-like head, no headcover. See pics for condition…still great and hard to find this nice. $95.”
To check out the full listing in our BST forum, head through the link: Adams Idea Black 9031 18-degree hybrid
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