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Re: Combo sets..
« Reply #15 on: March 03, 2019, 09:33:27 PM »
More Beer (MBBG), how's the Srixon combo plays so far? I got Yammie'13 with relief on leading and tailing edges but never played v-sole irons before. Thx


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Re: Combo sets..
« Reply #16 on: March 04, 2019, 12:41:06 AM »
Haha thanks for the query but I havenít even swung them yet! It has been quite the winter here. Iíll report back when Iíve had the chance to hit some balls.
TI Taylormade Ď16 M2 w/ TI Rogue 125 60TS
Ping G400 3 Wood w/UST Chrome
RomaRo Type R 18* w/Nunchuk .370
Srixon U45 22* Driving Iron w/ Aero i95
Ď13 ONOFF Forged 5-P w/ Modus 125
Forged Vokey 52F/56K Modus 125 Wedge
Callaway PM 60*
Odyssey SaberTooth (cheater putter)


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Re: Combo sets..
« Reply #17 on: March 04, 2019, 09:56:43 PM »
I 'm currently tinkering with a combo set.  Over the last 3 years I've played several sets with alpha gel or similar inserts.   All have been good, but didn't totally survive for more than one year.   First was PRGR iD Nabla Black with alpha gel and foam,  then PRGR iD Forged with alpha gel, then Royal Collection 706V with TPU shock absorber.  Yamaha even made some alpha gel irons back in 2004 and 2005.   

I had been eyeballing the 2006 Yamaha 410V with the S10C short irons for some time, and finally tried them.  But the long irons in the 2005 Yamaha V-MX alpha gel model are the ones that made the cut.   They will make you wonder if there has been any improvement in the last 14 years.   On the short irons, I'm going with the PRGR iD Forged.  I had these up for sale briefly, but hit so many good 9I and PW shots on my vacation trip, that I've decided to keep them.  The lofts link up well in these two sets with identical 32 degree 7 irons.  The 44 degree PW lets me add a club in between the 52 gap wedge, and I've got a 48 degree Baldo MB11 blade that plays great.   So that's the plan, at least for this month.
Baldo 911S
RC 306v Ti 3W & SFD Ti 5W
Yamaha V-MX 2005 4-7
PRGR iD Forged 8-PW
Baldo MB11 48
Yamaha 116 52
Yamaha 2011 56
Katsu Yamamoto 9706 Putter


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Re: Combo sets..
« Reply #18 on: March 05, 2019, 02:00:32 AM »
I'm gaming a combo set at the moment, but it's USDM.....Adams XTD Forged, and they're fantastic.
Driver: Cobra F9 9.0 + Tour AD IZ7.
FW: Callaway Rogue SZ 15* + Tour AD IZ7.
FW: Callaway Rogue 19* + Tour AD IZ8.
HY: Adams Pro 23*/DHY 27* + Tour AD UT95/Irod105.
Irons: Adams XTD Forged 6i - GW + Recoil Proto 125.
Wedges: Adams SW/LW* + KBS Hi-Rev
Putter: SeeMore SB1 + Accra F