Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 21 to 30 of 30
  1. #21
    Major Champion Foxholer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Wasting away again in Margaritaville
    Posts
    18,141

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Quote Originally Posted by patricks148 View Post
    ...
    As for Irons what about going to see that guy at Craigmiller park, Scott Gourley is it. only heard good things about him any head with any shaft, pureing and custom wedge stepping.
    ...
    This!

    Though I'd suggest you live without the Pure-ing (expensive with - arguable - marginal benefit). Not used him myself, but the Scots I know from another forum are 100% convinced he's the best!

    Even if you simply pay him for the fitting, then use your vouchers for the major purchase of the 'hardware', it's a way of cashing them in/saving money.

    He'll certainly be able to pinpoint the issue with strikes. Though whether that's worth changing your swing for (if indeed necessary), or simply living with is a separate issue!! It could simply be a matter of ball position!
    Adams Speedline 9.5* Tech Rul 54 S
    Adams XTD TI 15* set to 13.5* Matrix Red Tie 70R
    Adams XTD TI 15* set to 16.5* Matrix Red Tie 70S
    Adams XTD TI 20* at 21* Matrix Red Tie S
    Adams XTD TI 23* at 24* Matrix Red Tie S
    Titleist 913 27* Diamana Kuro Kage S
    McGregor PCB Tour 6-PW S300
    Cleveland 588 Forged 52, 58
    Seemore Si1 33" or Bettinardi Baby Bee CS 33"

    Ia Ora Te Natura
    E Mea Arofa Teie Ao Nei

  2. #22
    Ryder Cup Winner FairwayDodger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Edinburgh
    Posts
    10,651

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Quote Originally Posted by patricks148 View Post
    my wife has a nice pink shafted set of Dunlop irons if you are interested...?
    Hmm... I'll think about it....
    Callaway X2 Hot Driver
    Callaway X2 Hot 3/5 Woods
    Callaway X2 Hot 4 Hybrid
    Titleist AP3 Irons 5-PW, 48*
    Vokey 52*, 58*

    Scotty Cameron Select Newport 2 Notchback

    Handicap: 2.5

    Paid up member of the PC Brigade.

  3. #23
    Ryder Cup Winner FairwayDodger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Edinburgh
    Posts
    10,651

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Quote Originally Posted by Foxholer View Post
    This!

    Though I'd suggest you live without the Pure-ing (expensive with - arguable - marginal benefit). Not used him myself, but the Scots I know from another forum are 100% convinced he's the best!

    Even if you simply pay him for the fitting, then use your vouchers for the major purchase of the 'hardware', it's a way of cashing them in/saving money.

    He'll certainly be able to pinpoint the issue with strikes. Though whether that's worth changing your swing for (if indeed necessary), or simply living with is a separate issue!! It could simply be a matter of ball position!
    My swing is constantly evolving!
    Callaway X2 Hot Driver
    Callaway X2 Hot 3/5 Woods
    Callaway X2 Hot 4 Hybrid
    Titleist AP3 Irons 5-PW, 48*
    Vokey 52*, 58*

    Scotty Cameron Select Newport 2 Notchback

    Handicap: 2.5

    Paid up member of the PC Brigade.

  4. #24
    Grand Slam Winner Imurg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    Aylesbury Bucks
    Posts
    22,926

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Quote Originally Posted by FairwayDodger View Post
    That's why I need convinced that it's not just the lure of new shiney things!
    But Karen, it is the lure of something shiny and new.
    Give in to it, scratch the itch - you know you want to!😁
    Callaway clubs in a Callaway bag.

    Handicap 7.7 at Whipsnade Park

    You might be a King or a Little Street Sweeper but sooner or later you dance with The Reaper...

  5. #25
    Money List Winner
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Location
    Lancs
    Posts
    5,573

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    You know you're going to get new irons, I know you're going to get new irons so get on with it

    I've been a bit bored recently after having iron sets for a full season each so currently got a choice of 3 sets on the go
    H'cap = 4.5

  6. #26
    Money List Winner Slab's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Port Louis
    Posts
    5,354

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Or look at it this way, these vouchers will have a shelf life. So in the time remaining, if you don't buy irons what will you buy?

    If you cant think of anything better than irons... buy the irons!

    You've now't to lose really

  7. #27
    Major Champion chrisd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Kent
    Posts
    18,794

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Go for it Karen. Technology does change over a period of 5 or 6 years and by having a fitting you'll soon know whether changing will be a worthwhile proposition for you!
    removed list of clubs as they change too frequently !

    Handicap 12.0

  8. #28
    Major Champion bobmac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Lincolnshire
    Posts
    19,762

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Not long till Christmas
    Mad inventor of the www.v-easy.co.uk A knowledgeable person knows lots of stuff, a wise person keeps it to themself

  9. #29
    Money List Winner williamalex1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    uddingston
    Posts
    7,549

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Scott Gourley is very helpful, and it shouldn't cost a lot for a fitting
    handicap 15.5 sadly now 16.5

  10. #30
    Hall of Famer HomerJSimpson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Bracknell - Berkshire
    Posts
    61,085

    Re: Replacing Irons?

    Surely nothing wrong with going to a fitting centre somewhere, trying whatever takes your eye, getting the recommended shaft inserted into the club and comparing like for like. If you can see a definite improvement in dispersion and/or distance then you have a choice to make. If you can't see anything that you're happy with, stick with what clearly works already. Simples. You can resists the lure!!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Latest Golf News

Tiger Woods To Hit “Four Or Five” Drivers A Day At Honda Classic

The 14-time major winner will surely hit more fairways this week at PGA National, revealing he's only going to hit "four or five" drivers per round

February 22, 2018

Smarter Ways to Lower Scores 2018 powered by Cobra Puma Golf

2 golfers will get the chance to lower their scores the ‘smarter way’ this year via our bigger and better 'Smarter Ways to Lower Scores 2018' project powered by Cobra Puma Golf

February 21, 2018

4 Ways to Improve Your Short Game Strikes

In this video, GM Top 25 coach John Jacobs shows 4 fail-safe chipping methods to help you stop wasting shots around the greens

February 21, 2018

Jim Furyk Names Woods And Stricker As Ryder Cup Vice Captains

Woods and Stricker will join Davis Love III as Jim Furyk's vice captains at Le Golf National

February 21, 2018

The Honda Classic Golf Betting Tips

A strong European contingent has assembled in Florida, check out who we think will do well with these The Honda Classic Golf Betting Tips

February 20, 2018