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    What are you building? (Club style)

    Same, I shimmed a CTL in my TEE Proh, went off without a hitch.
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    American Heart Association's Heart Walk

    So this has become a pretty personal thing for me over the last couple of months. As some know my girlfriend Kristen, who many of you have met, had a minor heart attack at the age of 33. Luckily she was able to notice the signs and we was able to get her treatment fairly quickly with no real...
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    Rory/Rickie=Tiger/Sergio?

    So alot of comparisions are being made between Rory and Tiger and their early career numbers and how they match up. But I want to take that discussion one step farther and discuss the Tiger/Sergio dynamic and if Rory and Rickie may end up in the same place. Rickie has beat Rory head to head in...
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    Champions Tour: Does it affect your thoughts on a Players Career?

    So this came to mind based on discussion in another thread. Does a players success or lack of success on the Champions Tour affect the why you think about their total career? Does a Member winning a major there count as much in your mind as them winning a major on the regular Tour? I...
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    If my math is right wont an inch and half short make them play a degree or two upright as well. When you start taking off huge sections of club like that, its a dominio effect. Not only that its going to change the flex profile of the shaft as well. This isn't a big a deal in steel as graphite...
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    Patrick Rogers joins Nike Golf

    Patrick Rogers the number one Am in the world is Turing pro and is joining Nike Golf. He is from Avon, In (right around the corner from me), has tied Tiger Woods Stanford record of 11 NCAA wins, won all 3 Major NCAA awards, the Hogan, Nicklaus, and Haskins awards for 13-14 PoY. From the Nike...
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    And it came in a timely fashion!! Shim in, C-Taper Lite in the UI head and curing up as we speak.. Also been doing a little paint fill work as well...see the paint fill thread tools for that project.
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    If my GW order gets here in a timely fashion today, I'll glue up my Utility iron project with my C-Taper Lite today and it cure over night with the hope of maybe using tomorrow afternoon.
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    Should be cutting the shaft down from the raw length, ferrel turned down and gripped tonight. While I'm at it, I'll take a pic of work area and post it up in the Home Shop thread.
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    Pulled the head off my 712 AP2 3 iron on Wednesday and today got around to putting my new C-Taper in it. Have to say I'm a little nervous about it. It's the first reshaft I have done in probably 15 years. I feel like I took all the right steps and had everything clean enough and prepped good...
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    And gives me another excuse to come down your way and play some golf and get some work done..haha
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    Got all the stuff finally rounded up or shipped for my 3-iron build. Hope to get worked on in the next couple of days.
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    F/S: Miyazika Kusala Black 61S R11S Tipped

    I have a Miya Kusala Black 61S with a R11S tip for sale. I used the shaft in my driver for about 5 rounds and a small amount of testing and decided it wasn't for me. The shaft is an authentic Miyazaki with an etched serial number and holographic sticker. This was a very clean pull from a...
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    My dad and I always used a torch. Only time we discolored something was titanium and that was our first pull of that material back in the mid-late 90's. Always had that big blue bottle of butane around the house...a couple usually.
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    What are you building? (Club style)

    Once I get the parts and pieces I'm planing on reshafting my 712 AP2 with a 120g C-Taper and then building my Di project once the head gets here with a C-Taper Lite 110g.
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    Major Course Setup

    So read a snippet from the USGA presser from Pinehurst that the course will be set at 75xx yards for the men. That's a big, long track for a sea level course at the US Open. It's about 600 yards longer than Merion last year which played a shade under 6900 if I remember. It made ask myself...
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    Pain: Why do some hurt and some don't?

    So I read a lot about guys who talk about pain in their elbows, wrist, shoulders, back, and other various joints. I see alot of guys who are pondering a move/have moved to graphite because its easier on joints, lighter, same feel as steel, better/longer ball flight, and other reasons. And I...
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    How do You view a Demo Day?

    I know that for many Demo Day season is coming up and I want to ask a question. How do You view a Demo Day? Do you see it as a chance to hit the latest and test drive it and really get a feel for it? As a way to get a basic fitting by the club rep? Do you view it as chance to just hit some...
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    Live Update Thread - TaylorMade Tour Preferred Irons - TP CB, MC & MB

    Questionable weather and MikeDean. Delaying THP events since 2011.

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