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#1
supo67

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    PRGR- diamana-RYOMA-crazy-GOLDS FACTORY- nspro-FOURTEEN-tourtsage
there a set of don white heads for sale im looking at
am i mad???
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winter bag

onoff shingo 358 9.5*-- labospec tataki 60s

kasco fd 12.8*--------diamana stigner 70x

ryoma f2--GDp9003x

honma tw 727m...NS 2g18s

prgr flat sole 02 multiple forged  51*+56* --------NS wv 125s

iya domo 58* lw

toursatge x-01z( R.I.P forever)

 

 

"  standard docs old boy, 5-5-10,

double reversals  on the 3s and tripple  for birds.

short and crooked like the reet- mong- choppah u are!'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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ant

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probably :) the problem with custom grinds is its one thing if you custom order specific grinding if you know exactly what you want or work with the guy directly to figure out what you need then it doesnt get any better than that. if however you buy a set made on custom order to suit someone else and pay a premium without knowing if its gonna fit you thats probably a bit mad.
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#3
supo67

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    PRGR- diamana-RYOMA-crazy-GOLDS FACTORY- nspro-FOURTEEN-tourtsage
the voice of reason.
noted, i dont need them , jus tthougth they may be something...
let em pass then
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winter bag

onoff shingo 358 9.5*-- labospec tataki 60s

kasco fd 12.8*--------diamana stigner 70x

ryoma f2--GDp9003x

honma tw 727m...NS 2g18s

prgr flat sole 02 multiple forged  51*+56* --------NS wv 125s

iya domo 58* lw

toursatge x-01z( R.I.P forever)

 

 

"  standard docs old boy, 5-5-10,

double reversals  on the 3s and tripple  for birds.

short and crooked like the reet- mong- choppah u are!'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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potuna

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Stew,
A friend of mine has a set Of Don White customs, they are awesome but they were made for him. If you order a set made for you you have something great. If they were made for someone else not so much.
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supo67

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    PRGR- diamana-RYOMA-crazy-GOLDS FACTORY- nspro-FOURTEEN-tourtsage
gotcha. i dont really need them
i just bought those set of cally x- protos last week with the kbs c taper proto shafts
i stil havnt hit, hopefully tonight!
boy i gotta tell ya these are the most beautiful irons.
they have that small , thin neck shape i love like the yammies.
dying to see how the c-tapers go. they look unreal, like aluminium no steps
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winter bag

onoff shingo 358 9.5*-- labospec tataki 60s

kasco fd 12.8*--------diamana stigner 70x

ryoma f2--GDp9003x

honma tw 727m...NS 2g18s

prgr flat sole 02 multiple forged  51*+56* --------NS wv 125s

iya domo 58* lw

toursatge x-01z( R.I.P forever)

 

 

"  standard docs old boy, 5-5-10,

double reversals  on the 3s and tripple  for birds.

short and crooked like the reet- mong- choppah u are!'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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robbie

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Ive got about 6 sets of DW grinds....all of them are when DW was with Macgregor.....It is certainly a hit and miss thing with those irons......I only like one of the sets but it is my all time favorite of all my irons......I only know of the grind as the lee Janzen or Aaron Baddley (sp) grind
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cheers for that. ill let this bouncer pass thru to the keeper.
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winter bag

onoff shingo 358 9.5*-- labospec tataki 60s

kasco fd 12.8*--------diamana stigner 70x

ryoma f2--GDp9003x

honma tw 727m...NS 2g18s

prgr flat sole 02 multiple forged  51*+56* --------NS wv 125s

iya domo 58* lw

toursatge x-01z( R.I.P forever)

 

 

"  standard docs old boy, 5-5-10,

double reversals  on the 3s and tripple  for birds.

short and crooked like the reet- mong- choppah u are!'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


#8
potuna

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    Adams XTD Ti 15 Speeder VC 7.2 TS
    Adams XTD 17 DI 85
    Onoff Kuros 4-PW KBS C taper
    PRGR Nabla Tour 4-pw KBS V Tour
    Vokey SM5 50,54,59
    Yuyuri Seida 52, 58
    Bettinardi BB-5 Proto/BB-8 Proto
What flex are the C-tapers Stew?
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  • Occupation:undercover HO..
  • Handicap:3.9
  • Brand of Choice:J D M

  • What's in the Bag?:
    PRGR- diamana-RYOMA-crazy-GOLDS FACTORY- nspro-FOURTEEN-tourtsage
they are stiff. but they are the protos that were amde for ernie and phil to try, these were the first ones they made aparently. i couldnt resist that carrott
didnt get to hit them last night
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winter bag

onoff shingo 358 9.5*-- labospec tataki 60s

kasco fd 12.8*--------diamana stigner 70x

ryoma f2--GDp9003x

honma tw 727m...NS 2g18s

prgr flat sole 02 multiple forged  51*+56* --------NS wv 125s

iya domo 58* lw

toursatge x-01z( R.I.P forever)

 

 

"  standard docs old boy, 5-5-10,

double reversals  on the 3s and tripple  for birds.

short and crooked like the reet- mong- choppah u are!'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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robbie

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    J Beam ZY11 w/ Kuro Kage XT70S
    Adams XTD 14 w/ ALtus
    Adams XTD 18 w/VC 7.0
    Calloway Apex CF16 w/ Roddio i9
    TM ATV raw 54/59
    Betinardi FCB Copper

    Backup Bag
    Modart D/S
    Adams XTD Speeder TS 6.2
    Modart CBC 4-PW w PX 6.0
    Mizuno MP4 Yoro Modus130
    Titlelst TMB Modus 130
    Mizuno MP64 Yoro
    Golds Factory "Vulcan Flawless"
    Piretti Capri Tour Elite 2 GSS
    Piretti Cottonwood 2 GSS
    Bettinardi DASS Tour Blade 2
Yeah Ernie used to play rifle 7.2s and im sure Phil is whacking 7.0s......Pretty tough to overpower but plenty good if you have a nice rhythm.....Ive got a set of 7.2 rifles in my TM x-300 FCI and they feel fine....Haha but my gamers are a set of s56 with regular flex KBS......I guess my body didnt get the memo about shaft flex and variation
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    Adams XTD Ti 15 Speeder VC 7.2 TS
    Adams XTD 17 DI 85
    Onoff Kuros 4-PW KBS C taper
    PRGR Nabla Tour 4-pw KBS V Tour
    Vokey SM5 50,54,59
    Yuyuri Seida 52, 58
    Bettinardi BB-5 Proto/BB-8 Proto
Stew,
The first protos are between the tours and the C-tapers, more like a stepless tour but more stout is what I understand. Steve Stricker is still playing them. I hope you like them but they are different than the C-tapers.
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#12
supo67

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  • Brand of Choice:J D M

  • What's in the Bag?:
    PRGR- diamana-RYOMA-crazy-GOLDS FACTORY- nspro-FOURTEEN-tourtsage
u shud see these in the flesh
big ben sold em to me
they are incredible irons to look at, im porett ysure they will be beautiful to play
2009 callaway x forged heads that were tour prefered or something
they are only stiff so i guess they will be ok
ill find out soon enough
ill take some nsappys of these bec they are that good to look at
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winter bag

onoff shingo 358 9.5*-- labospec tataki 60s

kasco fd 12.8*--------diamana stigner 70x

ryoma f2--GDp9003x

honma tw 727m...NS 2g18s

prgr flat sole 02 multiple forged  51*+56* --------NS wv 125s

iya domo 58* lw

toursatge x-01z( R.I.P forever)

 

 

"  standard docs old boy, 5-5-10,

double reversals  on the 3s and tripple  for birds.

short and crooked like the reet- mong- choppah u are!'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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delete for off topic

Edited by NiftyNiblick, 06 April 2012 - 10:57 AM.

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