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baldo prototype fw vs kamui works custom fw (which to choose)

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604_skyline

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any thoughts from fellow tsg'ers which would you choose between the baldo proto or the new custom kamui?

thanks for your time and help

Edited by 604_skyline, 02 June 2012 - 02:20 PM.

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Both heads have great feel is very easy to work the ball. I would say that overall, the Baldo is better for tighter lies and off the deck shots. The Kamui is good off of the tee and trying to get a flatter trajectory to maximize run. Baldo compared to Kamui is easier to get up in the air, if that's what you are looking for.

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sorry for the OT, Tats - no type S fairways in the proshop?
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Base on looks alone and my past experience hitting the ray driver, kamui win hands down. Still waiting to see the price : )
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Base on looks alone and my past experience hitting the ray driver, kamui win hands down. Still waiting to see the price : )

the kamui ray driver does feel fantastic when struck well...i sure wish i could hit mine more consistently! regardless, i'd love to try kamui's fairway woods!
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thanks for the responses everyone, I am definitely looking for an all around fw, both off the tee and off the deck/fairway, i have no problem getting the ball up of the grass.

in terms of quality they both seem top notch, i am more concerned with optics, as i like a little pear shape as opposed to a round disk like the ryoma, previously played a 304p by rc.

between the baldo and the kamui custom is either one going to be of better build quality than they other? i know they are both on the $$$ side, so price doesnt really factor in, more so all around general playability and head shap, optics, etc.
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I play Yamaha fairway 3 and 5 woods and LOVE them for all-around performance - tee and deck. Hot but solid feel, no ballooning, enough workability - absolute top quality.

Certainly one to consider...
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Kamui all day by a large margin. Quality, fit and finish. When it comes to performance it must match your swing & specs not to mention shaft.

Baldo is easier off a tighter due to shape.

Yes Tats please add ONOFF Type S to the proshop. I think its AMAZING!

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tourspecgolfer, thanks for even more info (all of it good), i think i might go through the proshop and custom order a kamui then, how do you guys think the head shape on the kamui custom is? shaft, i have a brand new uncut fujikura hk-pro110 to throw in it so.
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