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I have to admit to being the class dope. I've been a Golfworks customer since the early 80's and I never realized the lie angle refers to the head and not the shaft. That's why I was so confused about...

October 28, 2023 2
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A more basic question, if the toe is digging deeper or on synthetic surface the contact is toe oriented doesn't that mean the club is too upright?

October 27, 2023 2
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Lie angle fitting question

After a few disastrous rounds I went for a lesson with a pro I have known for a long time. After fixing a couple of basic issues with grip and alignment their was of course an immediate improvement. He...

October 26, 2023 2
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Length vs stiffness

If have two identical iron shafts, let’s say trimmed for a 7 iron, and one is 1/2” longer, would there be any difference in stiffness if installed in the same head?

May 17, 2023 2
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Macgregor VIP 2010

From Jeff Sheets website Model: VIP Forged Irons Material/Mfg: Billet Forged 1020 Carbon Steel 100% CNC Milled Cavities Introduction: 2010 The legendary VIP irons became the first iron model that...

April 3, 2023 5
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I should have framed the question a little differently, if the driver was shorter how much difference might that make for players over 115 in swing speed? That seems more reasonable, in baseball only pros...

March 23, 2023 2
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Why change the ball?

The USGA and R&A have finally proposed changing the ball for the pro tours. Shockingly enough Titleist and others are against this. As club designer what is your opinion of shortening driver length?...

March 19, 2023 2
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Iron shaft vs Graphite shafts

As insane as steel shaft prices are getting a shaft like the MPF series is an unbelievable bargain. Ralph once said there is nothing about a steel shaft that makes it worth $25 or something similar. I...

March 4, 2023 5
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DBM+ and wedges

Any chance we will see another line of DBM wedges to match the new heads?

February 26, 2023 2
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Distance Master Pro Steel 2004

What is the offset for the 6 iron? thanks

February 15, 2023 2
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FST 115 equivalent follow-up question

I have a set of FST 115, cut for X and 1/4” over that are out of KE4 Tour+ irons in my closet.

December 7, 2022 5
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Logic Tech Driver

Anyone have a Logic Tech 420 driver head by chance? Or a 3 wood?

July 8, 2022 2
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Long Putter head weight

Most the putter heads for long and usually counter balanced clubs seem to be much heavier than standard heads. Seems to me this means more weight would need to be added above the hands to truly counter...

March 19, 2022 2
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Dynamic Gold 105 and DG SL

Hello, I’m planning on using DG 105 S300 taper tip shafts in a set of DBM heads. I have a pair of DG SL X100 37.5” taper tip shafts I’m considering using in the PW and GW. Is there any installed...

January 7, 2022 2
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Aldi last NV Iron

I play the NV in my woods so I’am interested in the NV iron shafts for either the KE4 Tour+ or maybe waiting for the new TS3. My questions are how does this shaft compare to the Pro Series in stiff and...

August 16, 2021 2
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Zero Offset

I have to take time once again to praise the MXU Zero Offset design clubs. Saturday, twice I hit my 20* over 240 out of the rough. These are simply the easiest to hit hybrids I have ever played and I go...

July 5, 2021 2
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Good to hear, just in time for play on dormant grass.

June 30, 2021 2
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TE forged heads

I have a 7 with a Prolaunch Red R flex shaft in the closet

June 30, 2021 5
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Maxfli Tour

Is there any word on a bright yellow version or at least something other than white?

June 30, 2021 2
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Golfsmith Jetstream Tour worth building?

I still use a Jetstream Black Box driver from time to time. Trying to remember the irons....

June 17, 2021 5
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