or Connect
TheSandTrap.com › Golf Forum › The Pro Shop › Clubs, Grips, Shafts, Fitting › My Edel Wedges (Or "Super Bounce and Why It's Good For You" or "The Sweet Spot is Finally in the Right Place!")
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

My Edel Wedges (Or "Super Bounce and Why It's Good For You" or "The Sweet Spot is Finally in the... - Page 9

post #145 of 157
A mistake.. They sent you the ones for some guy named Osu...

:)
post #146 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeremie Boop View Post
 

Did you already scuff the bottom of one?

 

Yea, that is what happens when you play a City of Dayton course, they can get a bit nicked up. 

 

I expect the 56 to get some wear on it. I use that for pretty much majority of my pitch shots 

post #147 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by saevel25 View Post
 

 

Yea, that is what happens when you play a City of Dayton course, they can get a bit nicked up. 

 

I expect the 56 to get some wear on it. I use that for pretty much majority of my pitch shots 

Yep, that's why I'm hesitant to buy good high dollar wedges because the courses around here aren't any better.

post #148 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeremie Boop View Post
 

Yep, that's why I'm hesitant to buy good high dollar wedges because the courses around here aren't any better.

 

They are golf clubs. They hit the ground. Who knows what little rocks might be in the dirt bellow the grass. Heck there are some PGA tour players clubs that look beat to hell. I wish they would stay shiny forever, but then I would be paying a lot of money for some clubs to hang on the wall. 

post #149 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by saevel25 View Post
 

 

They are golf clubs. They hit the ground. Who knows what little rocks might be in the dirt bellow the grass. Heck there are some PGA tour players clubs that look beat to hell. I wish they would stay shiny forever, but then I would be paying a lot of money for some clubs to hang on the wall. 

True enough.

post #150 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeremie Boop View Post
 

Yep, that's why I'm hesitant to buy good high dollar wedges because the courses around here aren't any better.

 

 

Quote:
Originally Posted by saevel25 View Post
 

 

They are golf clubs. They hit the ground. Who knows what little rocks might be in the dirt bellow the grass. Heck there are some PGA tour players clubs that look beat to hell. I wish they would stay shiny forever, but then I would be paying a lot of money for some clubs to hang on the wall. 

Exactly.  It doesn't affect how they play, @Jeremie Boop.  When I got my new irons and wedges, I think it was with the very first swing I took with my 59 (in a practice bunker) I hit a hidden rock and put a little nick on it.  The first swing!!  But, whatever, its a golf club.:beer:

post #151 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by saevel25 View Post
 

Here we go,

 

My Custom Edel Wedges!!!

 

Lofts: 52, 56, and 60 degrees

Shafts: KBS Wedge Stiff Flex

Grind: TRP "Trapper"

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations!  I may have missed someone else's wedges, but I haven't seen the "F" designation before (F2, F6, FX).  Which grinds did you end up with?

post #152 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by boil3rmak3r View Post
 

 

Congratulations!  I may have missed someone else's wedges, but I haven't seen the "F" designation before (F2, F6, FX).  Which grinds did you end up with?

 

 

Grind: TRP "Trapper"

 

The F2, F6, FX are just how I wanted the lofts written. 

 

F2 = 52

F6 = 56

FX = 60

 

I didn't like how S0 looked, FX just looked better to me. 

post #153 of 157

If I have my wedges (Callaway 50.10, 56.11, 60.09)  bent to close the loft gaps, will that mess up the bounce? Should I not do it and just wait till I wear out the grooves?

post #154 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by natureboy View Post
 

If I have my wedges (Callaway 50.10, 56.11, 60.09)  bent to close the loft gaps, will that mess up the bounce? Should I not do it and just wait till I wear out the grooves?

Bounce is linearly related to loft.  Yes, it will change as you bend the club.  For example, if you bent your 56 to 55, the 11 bounce would become 10.

 

As far as "wearing out the grooves" I don't know what to tell you there... I've never heard of that.

post #155 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by Golfingdad View Post
 

Bounce is linearly related to loft.  Yes, it will change as you bend the club.  For example, if you bent your 56 to 55, the 11 bounce would become 10.

 

As far as "wearing out the grooves" I don't know what to tell you there... I've never heard of that.

 

Okay, that's what I thought. Thanks.

 

With grooves reference, I just meant that I would leave the clubs unbent until they need to be replaced due to wear....or buy new (used) wedges with the right lofts (maybe as a treat when I break 90).

I think a progression of 50*, 54*, 58* matching the progression in my short irons would be better for my scoring.

post #156 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by natureboy View Post
 

 

Okay, that's what I thought. Thanks.

 

With grooves reference, I just meant that I would leave the clubs unbent until they need to be replaced due to wear....or buy new (used) wedges with the right lofts (maybe as a treat when I break 90).

I think a progression of 50*, 54*, 58* matching the progression in my short irons would be better for my scoring.

I have no issues with 50, 55, 60, spreading them out in the wedges.

post #157 of 157
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr. Desmond View Post
 

I have no issues with 50, 55, 60, spreading them out in the wedges.

 

Given my level of skill with pitching distance control, I would prefer to have standard gaps with wedges so I can hit 'full' 3/4 shots with all resulting in a more regular progression within 110 yards.

 

I really don't like the 4* from PW to GW, 6* to SW, & 4* to LW gapping.

 

Probably doesn't make a real difference with my actual shot pattern, but it makes me think about it more than I want.

New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Clubs, Grips, Shafts, Fitting
TheSandTrap.com › Golf Forum › The Pro Shop › Clubs, Grips, Shafts, Fitting › My Edel Wedges (Or "Super Bounce and Why It's Good For You" or "The Sweet Spot is Finally in the Right Place!")