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    Quote Originally Posted by markm778 View Post
    I could see these fitting in with my current iron set perfectly with the hidden cavity.
    I see so may "Weekend Warriors" struggle with wedges, this could help so many of them.

    And the shaft - I'm so tired of picking up wedges with "Wedge" Flex in them.
    Give the Weekend Guy something he can use, a lighter shaft to give them some feel and some distance.


    Kudos to Cleveland/Srixon for creating a wedge category that no one is in and being out on front with it.
    NoLine has it right: #TheWedgeThatChangedTheWedge
    Just a heads up, these are still offered in wedge flex.
    Wedge Flex is a bit of a misnomer because of how it reacts due to the shaft length being so short.

    Check out the later portion of the video where he discusses the shaft and there is a closeup of the the label.
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    Fairway Wood:
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    Irons:
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    Wow! I definitely like these as I need to fill the gap in distance between my gap and lob wedge....
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    Quote Originally Posted by JB View Post
    Just a heads up, these are still offered in wedge flex.
    Wedge Flex is a bit of a misnomer because of how it reacts due to the shaft length being so short.

    Check out the later portion of the video where he discusses the shaft and there is a closeup of the the label.
    I watched the video at 5:45 this morning on my phone so I stand corrected.
    The Lighter Shaft should still help.
    In my Rogue Bag:
    Driver: Rogue Draw 10.5˚-1/N
    Woods: Rogue 3, 5 & HWood
    Hybrid:
    Honma BeZEAL U22
    Irons:
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    Wedges: MD4 54/58 Wedge Shaft
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    Anything to help with the short game is a major plus. Love the looks and the idea behind having cavity back throughout the set for more forgiveness. The V sole reminds me of the 565 irons to help with turf interaction. Can't wait!!

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    Cleveland CBX Wedges

    Quote Originally Posted by rallo View Post
    how many wedges do you play? I have the same AW, and nothing is kicking that out... but it's 50*... I would love to compliment it with a 54*
    I currently game the set Apex CF16 PW & AW, then I go to Cleveland RTX-3 54 (3 Dot) & 58 (2 Dot).


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    Irons: Rogue Pro 5-AW w/ KBS C-Taper Lite
    Wedges: MD4 54 S & 58 C w/ KBS C-Taper Lite
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    i love this concept. i could easily see myself gaming a 50 and 54 in the cbx, and 60 cb. i full swing all, with the 56 getting a workout in the sand, and the 60 doing pretty much all the other heavy lifting from 100y and in.
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    Cleveland CBX Wedges

    Who has two thumbs and is squarely the target demographic for these? No seriously, I gamed the RTX-2 wedges previously and play the RTX-3's now but they are definitely my least consistent shot clubs... and it's not the club's fault :) this CBX offering will definitely add some much needed statistical consistency especially on my 2/3-full swing shots. Good thing I'm going to the Shoot Out next week!
    Driver: Launcher HB 12*
    Fairway: Launcher HB 3 & 5 woods
    Irons:
    Z 355 4-5, Miyazaki Jinsoku graphite shafts & Launcher CBX 6-PW, Miyazaki C. Kua graphite shafts
    Wedges: CBX 48, 52,56,60*
    Putter:
    TFi 2135 Satin RHO
    Ball: Q Star Tour


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    Very interesting. I know I use my 54 for full swings almost exclusively, might be a good idea to look into one of these. Especially with as much as I've enjoyed the RTX3. Cleveland knows how to make wedges.
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    I'm perfectly happy with my wedges right now. However, with my love of the short game, these make me wonder if I should try a CB wedge. Never hit one before, wonder what it would be like. So much feel in the wedge game, but I can't imagine going CB would alter the feel much. I mean, I play CB irons.

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    I love the look. Going to have to look hard at these. Prefer higher bounce and the forgiving looking sole, and I think these would perform as good as, if not better than, my PMP wide soles.
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    This hits all the boxes I am looking for in a wedge. Versatility,playability,relief and the rotex face to get me closer. Really like their shaft choice on this one, went outside the box and it will really be a big hit. Cleveland done it again,brought another innovate product to the table. Cannot wait to try these out at the shootout , give you all the good on these beauties.


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    Wedges:
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    Driver: G400 LST
    Fairway: EX9 Tour 15*
    Hybrid: 816 H1 19*
    Irons: MP-18 MMC Fli-Hi 4i / JPX EZ Forged 5i-GW
    Wedges: CBX 54*/60*

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    Looks like it would be great in the bunkers.

    Driver Z745
    Hybrids Razr X Tour 18 & 22
    Irons Covert Forged 4-PW
    Wedges
    CBX 48
    SM 6 54 M Grind
    CBX 60

    Putter DAITO Copper Virtuoso



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    It makes a ton of sense for full swing wedges and those who pretty much use square faced chips exclusively. And they look really good. I don't think I'm the target market as I play smaller irons, but I could certainly see it working well.
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    Driver: R15 Black 460 12* (set 11.5*, weights in toe) [ #TheHandCraftedExperience Custom Raw, 67g, "R+ ish" flex]
    Fairway: XR16 3W (15*) [ Speeder Evolution 757 stiff (60g)]
    Fairway: XR16 5W (19*) [ ProLaunch Blue 65 stiff (64g)]
    Hybrids R15 4h (22*) [ Speeder Evolution 77 (70g)]
    Irons: J15 DF 5-PW [Aerotech Steelfiber i95 stiff ssx1]
    Wedges:
    RTX-3 CB (50*-10* V-MG) [Aerotech Steelfiber i95 stiff], MB (54*-11* V-MG, 60*-9* V-MG) [Dynamic Gold Wedge]
    Putter: Cottonwood II 355g (33"), Rosemark Thorn 1.25
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    These really interest me. I like the idea a lot. Part of the reason I got my GW as part of the set was so that it felt more 'iron like'. I think these will help a lot of golfers in the short game. can't wait to hear more.
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