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I do not like modern GI irons either...   When in doubt, just buy a used iron cheap from ebay and try it out. Hit it on the course and see, how you fare with it. The MX25 has a cavity back and positioned for handicaps around 20 and below. Try before you buy.   @Prodaytrader Conspiracy? Sure... Why dont you buy used stuff off ebay - no questions asked.
It depends on whether there still are collectors around, which are interested in brand new clubs.    As a Hogan irons fan I am watching ebay auctions for quite a while. New Hogan blades seldom sell for 750+ $, Euros or GBP, used ones dont over 350. A graphite shafted GI oriented club from the past should be even harder to sell than blades.
Ditto. Buy a used or new blade from the bay and (try to) have fun with it. It will either teach you a little humility or make you concentrate more on hitting the ball right. I bought one 6 iron off ebay last Summer - now I own three sets of blades, which are really tiny compared to my GI irons. And soooo beautiful. Bought them all used, for little money and they do play great.   But for a turney I would always go back to a little more forgiving club (I think...
Yes, thats golf. The above is my observation (high-speed cam) and how things work for me.   Over the past six months I had a very close look at my mishits on video. I learned a lot and begin to be able to translate the needed fix into a feel that works for me. Hopefully more often than in the past.   I usually kill my holes/rounds with mishits often from the tee. A round might begin good with pars and bogeys, but my end at hole six with a big push (block to the...
Last time I looked at the go pro they had no review screens, but came with a wide-angle lens and 60fps and fixtures of several surfaces.   The best solution would be to buy a used Casio Exilim FH-25 and a remote (or a FH-100). But other cams with 30+fps work fine in broad daylight, too.
Welcome to the club :D   For me it is a arms/hips synchronisation or sequencing issue. (look here downswing sequencing)   My observation for the pull hook is that I rotate the forearms excessively, hence close the club face too fast swinging in-to-out. It happens when I want to hit it far or forceful. Fix: I sort of watch the back of my trailing hand after impact to arms parallel to the ground - the back has to face more down/sideways than up. (for the club face...
Wow, nice! Congrats to the good choice, Manfrotto gear is always great.   I would love to use a remote, but my cam is too basic.    Now I have to go to the hardware store before the season starts... (still snow out there at my end)
Here we are again with data for the 6 iron from a TrackMan Range, hit about 10 each with heavy range balls at -2 degrees C (25 F). Distance is completely off, due to range balls, but Pro tells me that the spin should be close to the real values. Hit club no. 1 not that good in the beginning.   Club 1: Apex Redline (1988), steel stiff shaft Apex 4, 33,5 degrees Club 2: Apex Blade (1999), steel x stiff shaft Spalding Apex 5, 32,5 degrees Club 3: Apex 50th (2003),...
I begin to get confused now. Yesterday I read that mchepp hits it farther with the R1, now you loose 30 yards hitting the R11.   Why all the variance? Applying Eriks first post I would expect that you all hit them about the same distance.
It fits, I tried it. I used my standard Casio cam that I usually screw on my GorillaPod SLR. Same size.   If you make the trip to the cam store with your trolley, please, please get some photos of yours and your wheeled tripod - fun for everybody.      Regarding the swingshot: Nice idea, but I do not see one buying it for 299,- instead of a cam you can use for other things that comes with a playback screen...
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