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    Nike VR Pro Combo Irons - Forum Testing Review

    THP has sent out Nike VR Pro Combo iron sets to the forum testers that were selected after signup and here is a list of those that will be providing feedback in this thread.

    mcook77
    Fairway2Green
    ChunkyLover
    Beowulf
    the_paulo
    Jeff Conner
    Canadan

    This thread will be for them to offer their long term thoughts as they use the irons and offer feedback as to how they work for them.

    Lets keep this thread clear until the guys start getting their Nike irons in and posting initial thoughts. Thanks.
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    Package delivered about an hour ago from FedEx!!!

    I can't say enough how excited and honored I am to have been selected for this. GIGANTIC THANK YOU to and Golf!

    My specs: 3-PW w/ Project X 5.0 steel shaft, standard loft, standard lie

    Unboxing video:



    These irons are just ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS - no denying that.

    The biggest change for me is the top lines - they make the clubs look so much smaller in comparison to my previous irons (Cobra S9's).

    Heading to range in a few hours and will have first impression from hitting them after that.

    Onto the pics:

    Nike VR Pro Combo 3-PW




    Project X 5.0 shafts




    4 iron (Pocket Cavity), 7 iron (Split Cavity, and PW (blade)



    4 iron (Pocket Cavity)



    7 iron (Split Cavity)



    PW (Blade)



    4 iron comparison



    7 iron comparison



    PW comparison

    Last edited by #Cookie; 06-30-2011 at 09:04 AM. Reason: Added unboxing video
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    OH MY GOD! Its been about a month since I've seen these sticks and I almost forgot how sexy there were. Man those are nice man, looking forward to your thoughts.
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    I am literally drooling.. those are gorgeous
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    very nice, do the hosels say forgedp, forgeds and forgedb?
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    Great pics buddy!
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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeF View Post
    very nice, do the hosels say forgedp, forgeds and forgedb?
    Great eye - they sure do!!

    For anyone that has not already figured it out.

    P = pocket
    S = split
    B = blade
    Currently in my bag:

    F6+ w/ Elements Gold 7S
    BB Mini KK TiNi
    F6 3h & 4h w/ iROD F4 95
    Apex 5h w/ iROD F4 95
    Apex 6-AW w/ Recoil F4 95
    MD3 54* w/ Recoil F4 125
    MD PM 60* w/ Recoil F4 125
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    NICE!!!! Congrats mcook. Great pics!
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    great to see these irons getting in the hands of the testers. Can't wait to hear some feedback now!
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    Sweet sticks man.
    Enjoy.
    Can't wait to read the reviews...
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    OMG those are some gorgeous irons! Just freaking sexy! Thanks for posting the pics. Can't wait to hear about your first range session!
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    These are such a great looking set of irons. I can't wait to see how the testers like the irons, especially the higher cappers that are testing these.
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    Nice looking clubs. Thanks for the pics. Can't wait to hear what you think about them.
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    Awesome pics. Glad you got your irons. Can't wait to hear your initial thoughts on these clubs.


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    What is the difference between the Pocket cavity and the Split cavity?

    And those are gorgeous! That 4I comparison is scary looking to me.
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    3 Wood: I20 15* Stiff TFC
    Hybrid: EZONE 3H 18* courtesy of THP and Yonex
    4-PW: Burner 2.0 (+1", 2* up) courtesy of THP and Taylormade
    Wedges: X Forged wedge 52* bent to 50*, 60*
    Putter: Rossa Daytona 1 Ghost 35"

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